Meghalaya likely to have a dedicated 24X7 channel

Meghalaya likely to have a dedicated 24X7 channel

TNT NEWS SHILLONG: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India is deliberating on the possibilities of launching a 24X7 channel dedicated to the state of Meghalaya. Disclosing this information here on Thursday, Secretary of Information and Broadcasting Bimal Julka informed that there are a couple of options that have been proposed and a […]

Meghalaya: IIFI 2015 to have a dedicated section for state

Meghalaya: IIFI 2015 to have a dedicated section for state

TNT NEWS SHILLONG: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, government of India has called upon the state governments of all the north eastern states to come forward and utilise the opportunities offered by the ministry in the field of media owing to the growing competition in this sector.  “There is a massive shift in the […]

Meghalaya: Inter School Athletic Meet 2015 Concluded

Meghalaya: Inter School Athletic Meet 2015 Concluded

TNT NEWS SHILLONG: The three days Inter School Athletic meet 2015 organised by the Office of the District Sports Officer, West Jaintia Hills and West Jaintia District Sports Association concluded today at Kiang Nangbah Stadium. R.G Lyngdoh, Working President, Meghalaya State Olympic Association was the chief Guest at the closing ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, […]

ULFA alleged to have assisted GNLA ambush

ULFA alleged to have assisted GNLA ambush

SHILLONG: A day after four policemen were killed by suspected Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants in South Garo Hills, police have alleged that ULFA cadres may have assisted the rebels in the ambush. Sub-inspector Sombatsing K Sangma and constables Lenin Ch Marak, Tangseng Arengh and Hemingstone Marak were killed at Panda Reserve, near Rongara […]

Meghalaya govt has no plan to regularize services of SSA teachers

Meghalaya govt has no plan to regularize services of SSA teachers

TNT News SHILLONG: Regularization of the SSA school teachers will be taken only if there is any such recommendation from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), : Deputy Chief Minister in charge Education RC Laloo revealed today. “We will regularize the services of the SSA school teachers only if there is a recommendation from […]

Meghalaya: Opposition moves No-Confidence motion against Speaker

Meghalaya: Opposition moves No-Confidence motion against Speaker

TNT News SHILLONG: A no-confidence motion was moved by the opposition against Assembly Speaker Abu Taher Mondal for not allotting sufficient time for them to discuss important matters during the Budget session. Despite the technical errors on no-confidence motion move by the Opposition, Mondal said that he does not reject the motion due to technical […]

Voluntary Retirement Scheme proposal for Housing Board staff

Voluntary Retirement Scheme proposal for Housing Board staff

TNT News SHILLONG: Housing Minister Zenith Sangma while replying at the Question Hour in the Assembly said that he has submitted the proposal for the Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS) to the 39 employees of the Housing Board with reasons that the department has not been able to arrange the neccessary funds in order to suffice […]