Category Archives: Meghalaya

Meghalaya: SWGH scales to 2nd position in terms of health indicators!

Tura, June 23, 2017:  South West Garo Hills district has climbed from 4th position to 2nd position among the 11 districts in the State in terms of all health indicators in the year 2016-2017. This was revealed during the quarterly ...Read More

Life lessons from a 250-yr-old man- hoax or reality!

June 23, 2017 : Internet and social media may prove to be very useful in disseminating important information but the hype may sometimes go out of hand and hoax stories may sometimes find a way to seep into our minds. ...Read More

Shillong misses ‘Smart City’ list for the fourth time

SHILLONG, June 23, 2017: Shillong city, one of the oldest cities in the Northeastern region of the country has once again failed to make it to the Smart City List, for the fourth time. The government has on Friday announced ...Read More

Arunachal man who went missing in Meghalaya found safe & unharmed!

SHILLONG, June 23, 2017: The city police on Friday has traced the whereabouts of a 55-year-old man from Arunachal Pradesh who went missing from a lodge near NEIGRIHMS  since June 20. The man identified as Iken Bagra, (55) Employed in Forest ...Read More

Kovind as President a foregone conclusion; Oppn tries face-saving tactic by fielding another Dalit

As the clock ticks for election of the 14th President of India  on July 17 the war of words between the political parties in the country has dominated the political landscape of the nation even as the race to field Dalit candidates ...Read More

Meghalaya BJP unit mocks regional party alliance, says ‘Jaitbynriew’ strategy is obsolete

SHILLONG, June 22, 2017 : The move of the regional parties of the state to forge a pre-polls alliance to oust the ruling congress and to give a tough fight to the BJP has invited criticisms from the saffron party in ...Read More

Meghalaya govt. mulls possibilities of Administrator’s Rule in KHADC

Shillong, June, 22, 2017: Following complaints on the part of MDCs of the opposition, the State Government is examining possibilities to put the KHADC under Administrator's Rule. “We are examining the possibilities of putting KHADC under the Administrator’s Rules,” District Council ...Read More

Meghalaya: Opposition MDCs stage walk out after HSPDP leader refused discussion on no confidence motion

Shillong, June, 22, 2017: As a mark of protest to the ruling KHADC chairman, LG Nongsiej, the Opposition MDCs staged a walk out after HSPDP Parliamentary Party leader, Teilinia Thangkhiew refused to initiate the discussion on the no-confidence motion which she ...Read More

Meghalaya: Unravelling the mystery behind the tourist turned suicide spot — Ward’s Lake

SHILLONG, May 12: Wards Lake, the famous lake in the pine city of Shillong, is quite popular among visitors and locals as well. In the recent past the site has witnessed many cases of suicides. Why many have chosen this ...Read More