UDP-BJP alliance likely to overthrow Congress in Meghalaya

UDP-BJP alliance likely to overthrow Congress in Meghalaya

SHILLONG: Soon after the NPP aided by BJP sweeping win in the Tura Bye-elections, the UDP is considering of forging an alliance with the saffron party in view of the upcoming 2018 assembly polls. According to UDP working president Jemino Mawthoh, “Now with the BJP coming into the scene and with its tentacles spreading everywhere […]

New twist surfaces in the alleged police atrocity case at Mairang

New twist surfaces in the alleged police atrocity case at Mairang

SHILLONG: The Dorbar Shnong led by its Sordar Joanes M Mawlong on Wednesday clarified that Donboklang Lyngdoh Mawlong, a self acclaimed social worker who was beaten by the police recently, appeared before the police at Mairang PS in an inebriated manner and subsequently got involved in a confrontation with the police. According to the sordar, […]

Tura Bye-polls: Hopes run high as Result Day draws close

Tura Bye-polls: Hopes run high as Result Day draws close

SHILLONG: The clock is ticking and the deciding hour is drawing close for the flag be it NPP or Congress to finally fly high up above Garo Hills’ sky. As NPP candidate, Conrad K Sangma and Congress candidate Dikkanchi D Shira are eagerly waiting for the result to be announced, preparations are all set for the […]

Meghalaya en route to planned urban development

Meghalaya en route to planned urban development

SHILLONG: Along with the other states, Meghalaya too has been directed by the Centre to convert 12 census towns into statutory Urban Local Bodies to promote planned urban development. According to a press statement issued by Press Information Bureau(PIB), the Ministry of Urban Development has informed that these Statutory ULBs will lead to planned urban […]

FB post creates trouble : EC slaps notice to MPYC president

FB post creates trouble : EC slaps notice to MPYC president

SHILLONG: In the new age era where anything and everything you do is kept a close vigil on, it often becomes important for one to control the use of such platforms and keep a close check on delinquency that may put the user at risk and henceforth into trouble. In a seemingly irate situation,  the […]