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Speaking to media persons, Nongphlang alleged that most of the construction work in the entire city is being carried out by the Dhar Company adding "As a union, we have no objections with the work order, provided the said company delivers work quality.
The new traffic arrangement in Tura town of Meghalaya's West Garo Hills on Wednesday created chaos as commuters were caught unaware.

The latest was on Tuesday when another 20 cows were loaded at Salem, to be delivered at Guwahati in Assam, from where it would be transported by road to Meghalaya. The transportation to Meghalaya is part of a large order from a private breeder, ...
No other Indian city perhaps has been celebrating the birthday of the philosopher-musician without a break for 46 years now.
He claimed that the men were picked up from a house in D-Kalling village and killed in Simlaguri village, reported The Indian Express.
SHILLONG, May 24, 2017: The Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation had earmarked Rs 1.40 crore for the implementation of the Kyndong Wahlang Water Supply Scheme at Kyndong Wahlang village under PHE Sohiong Electrical Sub-Division, but ...

On May 24 around 2.30 am, unknown miscreants broke into the house of Donbok Khongwang at Khongwang village under Pynursla police Station and stole three cell phones, one digital camera, and cash Rs.
Today, skyscrapers extend far above the Sahara desert, cities exist on man-made islands, humans have found a way to conquer every continent on the planet.
Similar exultation was witnessed in few other schools in the city which rarely appear on toppers' lists. oint topper from R.K.
NONGPOH: Governor of Meghalaya Banwarilal Purohit said on Tuesday the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural employment Guarantee Scheme has been successfully implemented in the State over the past 10 years because of the disciplined functioning of ...
Unknown to many, a remote village from Meghalaya has played a very crucial role in putting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's space diplomacy connecting South East Asian countries.
Shillong, the capital city of the scenic northeast Indian state of Meghalaya, thrives on music. The town has earned itself the moniker of India's rock music capital - even if cynics say the title is self-anointed - thanks to its various music festivals ...
Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh is all set to witness good amount of rainfall, this list includes Assam too. With normal temperatures and enjoyable weather, the NE belt will have intense humidity.
Kropha, a 1982 batch Indian Administrative Service officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre, is due to superannuate on December 19 and has taken a two-week leave.
People in remote hilly regions of Meghalaya's Garo Hills largely depend on Jhum cultivation. It would be difficult for them to understand the term climate change but they have made their effort to minimise ... Toward this end, a realisation was ...
SHILLONG: The Congress is desperate to retain its hold in Meghalaya which is going to the polls early next year. With Assam, Manipur and Meghalaya already with BJP and internal dissidence rearing its head, the leaders of the party's state unit have ...
SHILLONG: An umbrella body of village heads and traditional chiefs, several NGOs and pressure groups formed the Meghalaya Indigenous Tribal Constitutional rights Movements (MITCRM) with the aim to oversee the proposed amendment to the Sixth ...

On May 12, two brothers of Assam, who were working in North Garo Hills in various capacities, were brutally assaulted by three people at about 9 pm when they were close to the village of Narangkol in NGH. The brutal assault led to the death of one ...
Meghalaya's Urban Affairs Minister is frustrated that Shillong has repeatedly failed to make it to the list of Smart Cities. To win the Smarty City project Meghalaya has to raise 50% of the project cost through external borrowings and investments which ...
Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president DD Lapang has admitted to receiving a petition from the Jowai Block Congress Committee against power minister Sniawbhalang Dhar for allegedly trying to set up a candidate against deputy chief ...
"He later told us that out of a sanction of Rs 12,000, only Rs 3,500 would be transferred to the account of the Village Water and Sanitation Committee (VWSC).
Tura, May 18, 2017: The much derided Meghalaya energy corporation Limited (MeECL) today announced a change in the timings of currently under load shedding from 12 am to 3 am to a supposedly more manageable 4 am to 7 am for the entire district of West ...
Tura, May 17, 2017: A 31 year old man from East Garo Hills (EGH), who was returning from Chennai and had got lost in Rajamundhry in Andhra Pradesh, was rescued last week from the town of Behrampur in Odisha after getting lost while coming back home.
SHILLONG, May 17: Known for its legend and its spectacular view, overseeing the pine city, the Shillong Peak located in Meghalaya has been awarded with the Better Holiday Awards 2017. According to a travel community portal, Shillong Peak is India's ...
Less known is the fact that Meghalaya also boasts some of the world's longest natural caves and it is in once such cave that these tiny creatures were discovered by 29-year-old Parveen Farzana Absar.
The Meghalaya high court heard on Tuesday a PIL that has reopened a 23-year-old mystery - how a 'lunatic' was made to impersonate a murder accused who vanished from jail.
SHILLONG: With the assembly elections likely to be held early next year in the state, the main opposition, United Democratic party (UDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), are predicting a Congress downfall, after having ruled the state for 35 out ...
Tura, May 10: In a very heartening news for students and educationists, buoyed by the need for higher education, a bunch of residents of the Resubelpara town got together to ensure children had options of better higher education. The effort by the ...
Shillong, May 10, 2017: Drug menace and substance abuse is becoming a major cause of concern in the society and given the fact that an increasing number of such cases are arising from the capital town of Shillong, women have joined hands to come ...
Towards this end, a training programme was inaugurated on May 8 by Wansuk Syiem, Rajya Sabha MP from Meghalaya, at Thangsning village located at the outskirts of Shillong. Also present on the occasion were Bruno Ekka, GM (Mktg & BD), NRL; Sister ...
The vehicle ran out of control and plunged headlong into the gorge at Kreit- Mawngap village, just few kilometers away from Shillong city. According to police reports, the accident took place at 3:07 pm on Wednesday when the driver of the Ambulance ...
SHILLONG: The driver and a paramedic of a 108 ambulance died after the vehicle fell into a gorge along the Shillong-Mairang bypass this afternoon.
With Meghalaya ranking 276 in a country-wide cleanliness survey, the state government on Wednesday said the Centre's cleanliness ranking will be taken with a "pinch of salt" as it was not conducted by an independent agency.
"However, when we tried to get in touch with the family members in Pomlakrai village, the response was negative because, it appears that the deceased's relatives had moved from that village and said to be staying somewhere near Madanriting," police ...
Two persons, including a minor girl, died in lightning strike during a thunderstorm at Aduma Songgitcham village in North Garo Hills district on Monday, officials said.
SHILLONG: The results of the Higher Secondary school Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) examination for the three streams - science, commerce and vocational - were declared by the Meghalaya Board of School education (MBoSE) on Monday. St Anthony's ...
Residents of a village near Bangladesh border have lodged an FIR against the BSF claiming that Friday's firing by its personnel to stop "cattle smugglers" was actually a fake encounter.
On January 1, 1983, the act was illegally enforced by PK Datta, IAS, Special Secretary, through a Notification that the Act would function across Meghalaya except in Shillong Normal Areas without the acceptance from the District Council," Shylla said.
Speaking at the inauguration of a workshop on 'Green economy Initiative', organized by the Meghalaya Basin Development Authority (MBDA) at the State Convention Centre here on Friday, the top bureaucrat rued that the natural resources of the state are ...
In a recent directive from the traffic department, all drivers must wear their seat belts while driving. Many drivers do follow this rule while driving around the city but as soon as they are out of the city limits or the watchful eyes of the police ...
Residents of a village near the India-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya have lodged a First Information Report against the Border Security Force, claiming that Friday's firing by its personnel to stop "cattle smugglers" was a fake encounter, PTI reported ...
SHILLONG, May 6: With the objective to enhance the knowhow and practical skills of the community in the village of Syntung, Mawkynrew Block, East Khasi Hills, about tourism and it's sustainable practices, the Department of Tourism and Travel Management ...
The wait of the Meghalaya Board of school Educationn (MBOSE) HSSLC commerce students for the results may end soon. According to the latest reports, the MBOSE HSSLC Commerce Results 2017 are expected to be announced very soon.
Tura, May 6: A total of about four shops were gutted in a fire that broke out early this morning near the old cinema Hall area of the town of Williamnagar in East Garo Hills. While no one was injured in the incident due to the quick reaction of the ...
Tura, May 6: Residents of Belabor village today hit out at the Border Security Force (BSF's) claim of the incident that took place yesterday morning at about 11 am when the BSF men allegedly fired at villagers in the leg when they went to stop cattle ...
Known for its natural beauty, Tasek Lake in Meghalaya's East Garo Hills was naturally formed during the massive earthquake which hit the northeast region in 1897.
SHILLONG, May 5: The demand for inclusion of the Khasi language in the 8th schedule of the Constitution of India was echoed by everyone who spoke at the 175 years celebration of the existence of the Khasi language at a public rally held in the city on ...
Agartala/Gangtok May 5, 2017: Nine cities from eight northeastern states have found the place in Swachh Survekshan-2017, with Sikkim's capital Gangtok emerging as the region's cleanest city. The report of the evaluation, conducted in 434 cities and ...
Seth also told HT that customers will be able to purchase fast, reliable and affordable data packs in Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Meghalaya across 700 hotspots and 500 retailers. This service has been deployed in partnership with Tikona in ...
The BSF will soon install intruder detection alarm system along the unfenced border areas in Meghalaya to prevent infiltration and cattle smuggling, its Director General K K Sharma said today.


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