Meghalaya: NPP slams GHADC for misappropriation of Rs. 28 crores central fund

Meghalaya: NPP slams GHADC for misappropriation of Rs. 28 crores central fund

Tura, January 15, 2018: The Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) is making headlines again for misusing of funds. The National People’s Party (NPP) led Opposition mercilessly slammed the Congress led Executive Committee (EC) for withdrawing a staggering amount of Rs. 28 crores from central funds released by Union tribal Affairs ministry. The Opposition has […]

Meghalaya farmers prohibited from burning straws as it destroys forests!

Meghalaya farmers prohibited from burning straws as it destroys forests!

Shillong, January 12, 2018: The West Khasi Hills district administration has imposed prohibitory orders in the district to prevent farmers from burning straws and grasslands, officials said on Friday. Acting on reports about unscrupulous burning of stubble and grasslands in the district during the dry winter season, deputy commissioner Arunkumar Kembhavi said, the prohibitory order […]

Insecurities over NRC in Assam will have spill-over effects on Meghalaya: HYC

With the NRC process creating insecurity amongst residents of Assam, HYC General secretary Robert June Kharjahrin on Wednesday said Meghalaya is a safe haven for the suspected illegal immigrants from Assam.

Insecurities over NRC in Assam will have spill-over effects on Meghalaya: HYC

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 10, 2018: The decision of the government to resume work of the Tetelia-Byrnihat railway project has stirred anger and disappointment amongst the social organisations in the state which were of the view that the arrival of railways in the state is a signal of danger to the indigenous communities. […]