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Proposal for construction of new Dawki Bridge approved by Centre

SHILLONG: The proposal for construction of the 65 meter long new Dawki Bridge has been approved by the Centre. The project is to be implemented by the Japan based firm Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). This was informed by PWD Minister ...Read More

NICRA Project Launched at Umjalasiaw Village

SHILLONG: The National Innovation on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) Project was launched at Umjalasiaw Village of Thadlaskein Block, West Jaintia Hills, D.Syiemiong, Director of Agriculture, Meghalaya,also present were Dr. S V Nagachan, Director of ICAR-RC for NEHR, Umiam, Dr. A.K Tripathi, ...Read More

Two Bangladesh-trained militants surrender in Tripura

AGARTALA: Two Bangladesh-trained extremists surrendered to Tripura Police with Chinese-made arms and ammunition, police said here on Wednesday. Police spokesman Uttam Kumar Bhowmik said the two top National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) militants -- Sunil Mohan Tripura, 35, and Jatanjoy ...Read More

Meghalaya HC asks Assam DC to appear in person tomorrow

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya High Court has directed deputy commissioner of Kamrup Metro in Assam, M Angamuthu, to appear in person tomorrow failing which appropriate warrant will be issued against him. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Uma Nath Singh and ...Read More

YMA collects donation for flood victims of Myanmar and Manipur

AIZAWL: The Young Mizo Association (YMA) today started collecting donation to help the flood victims in Myanmar and Manipur. The YMA requested all its branches across the state and also neighbouring states to collect donation and appealed to the Mizo ...Read More

Give it up LPG subsidy in Tripura

AGARTALA: The Central Government has recently launched the ‘GIVE IT UP LPG SUBSIDY’ campaign for those individuals who are able to purchase cylinders at the market rate. Consequently, the poor and underprivileged may avail the benefit of subsidies. 13,86,885 people across ...Read More

Victoria Kharkongor murder case: Doctor interrogated

GUWAHATI: The Dispur Police interrogated Dr. Sushil Agarwal, Consultant Psychiatrist of International hospital. Dr. Agarwal was interrogated in connection with the murder case of Victoria Kharkongor. Victoria Kharkongor had a mysterious death on July 5th inside the Dispur police station ...Read More

Shillong: Man found hanging in police custody

SHILLONG: The body of a man arrested on the charge of burglary was found hanging inside the lock up of Jowai police station in Meghalaya's West Jaintia Hills district, police said today. Cleophas Nongkhlaw (32) committed suicide using his vest ...Read More

Shillong: The ARPA is not behind the present state in the KHV . Basaiawmoit

SHILLONG: The accusation that ARPA(All Regional Parties Alliance)  is behind the pathetic present state of affair in the Khasi heritage village (KHV) is but an indication of the growing frustration of the KHADC CEM Pynshngaiñ N Syiem,Ardent Basaiawmoit commented to news ...Read More