Meghalaya launches enhanced version of Megha Health Insurance Scheme

Meghalaya launches enhanced version of Megha Health Insurance Scheme

  TNT News SHILLONG: Government of Meghalaya signed an agreement with New India Assurance Company Ltd, a general insurance scheme in India, to roll out the phase-2 of the Megha Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS-2) to provide a comprehensive and universal health insurance cover to the entire population of the state. This is an enhanced version […]

CPI steps up to make its presence felt in the NE

CPI steps up to make its presence felt in the NE

  TNT News SHILLONG: Rallying its forces to popularise its political existence, the Communist Party of India (CPI) is setting up a coordination committee in the North East to gain support and logistics of their political operations in the region. “We are setting up a coordination committee in the North East to broaden our base,” […]

Meghalaya: Mid Day Meals still a myth in state

Meghalaya: Mid Day Meals still a myth in state

TNT News SHILLONG: The multi pronged approach of the centrally-sponsored scheme through the mid day meal in scheme is very discouraging thanks to the failure on the part of the State Education department despite the allocation of funds to the tune of Rs.88.55 crore into the mid day meal scheme in Meghalaya during the last […]

Meghalaya: Congress latest enrollment drive

Meghalaya: Congress latest enrollment drive

TNT News SHILLONG: The Congress which has set a target to enroll at least 3 lakh members ahead of party’s organisational election assuring confidence that it could easily meet the required target within the next 11 days even as it claimed that it would not resort to inducement in order to attract the people to […]

Mookhep firing row: Centre’s intervention sought

Mookhep firing row: Centre’s intervention sought

TNT News SHILLONG: A new twist into the controversial Mookhep firing incident cropped up with the decision of the relatives of the deceased persons to seek the intervention of the central government through a copy of the representation on their demands which was submitted to the MP of Lok Sabha from Tura, Purno Sangma here […]

Meghalaya: Dulong UP SSA School inaugurated

Meghalaya: Dulong UP SSA School inaugurated

TNT News SHILLONG: Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. R.C. Laloo inaugurated the Dulong Upper Primary SSA School building which was constructed under Sarva Siksha Abhiyan Scheme (SSA)  in presence of P.S Dkhar, Deputy Commissioner, West Jaintia Hills and other prominent people of the area. Speaking on the occasion the Deputy CM expressed his happiness and […]

Ban on illegal killing of fishes in Meghalaya

Ban on illegal killing of fishes in Meghalaya

  SHILLONG: Concerned over the illegal killing of fishes in the Myntdu River, the Deputy Commissioner of West Jaintia Hills District and the Jaintia Fishing & Environment Protection Association have imposed a ban on the use of dynamites, bleaching powder, slaked lime, force trapping, netting, herbs, tree bark or any poisonous chemical substance in the river […]

Shillong bikers take to the streets campaigning for Toshan

Shillong bikers take to the streets campaigning for Toshan

  TNT NEWS SHILLONG: Monday morning greeted the people of Shillong with a mix sound of roaring bike engines and chants as members of Motor Sports of Meghalaya made a run throughout the city, shouting one common slogan–‘Vote for Toshan’. Creating history, Shillong’s own Toshanbor Singh Nongbet managed to carve a niche for himself, the […]

GNLA claims Jack Marak was tortured before death

GNLA claims Jack Marak was tortured before death

TURA: The GNLA has claimed that Jack Marak was taunted and tortured after he was  seriously injured in the encounter with SWAT commandos which ultimately led to his death. After the self-styled military chief Jack Marak of Garo outfit A’chik Matgrik Elite Force (AMEF) was killed at Mandadagre area in North Garo Hills district by SWAT commandos, the […]