scorecardresearch
advertisement
Meghalaya

Meghalaya News

Mukul Sangma

Meghalaya: Mukul Sangma writes to PM Modi, seeks CBI probe into smart meters scam

Aug 19, 2022

Mukul Sangma, the head of the opposition in Meghalaya, appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for help in getting a federal agency to look into the state government's purchase of "overpriced" smart metres.

 Garo Hills pathetic power checks lead to teenage girl’s death

Meghalaya: Garo Hills pathetic power checks lead to teenage girl’s death

Aug 19, 2022

Suritha N. Sangma (19), of South Garo Hills, lost her life after being electrocuted by a MeECL low-hanging power line

Representative Image

Meghalaya govt plans to lift ban on fertilizer use, to provide 50 percent subsidy on purchase

Aug 19, 2022

Meghalaya's former chief minister Dr. Mukul Sangma oversaw the state's ban on the use of fertilisers. According to deputy chief minister Prestone Tyngsong, the decision was made in response to persistent requests from the Khasi Hills Farmers Association.

Community and Rural Development Minister, Hamletson Dohling

Meghalaya: MNREGA scheme touches Rs 1700 crore target

Aug 19, 2022

The state of Meghalaya is one of the states in the country which has positively used the MNREGA scheme.

Mukul Sangma, Leader of the Opposition

Opposition to prioritize pending issues during Meghalaya Assembly Autumn session: Mukul Sangma

Aug 18, 2022

Opposition during the upcoming autumn session, Sangma said there are too many issues and the opposition will be putting their heads together on how to prioritize the issues

Meghalaya BJP MDC Bernard Marak

Meghalaya BJP leader Bernard Marak to remain in police custody for another six days 

Aug 18, 2022

After spending the 14-day period in police custody, the court then ordered another 6 days police remand of Bernard Marak in connection with the discovery of bows, arrows, arms and gelatin explosives in his farmhouse Rimpu Bagan in Tura, Meghalaya.

Meghalaya Karatekas to compete in Thailand

4 Meghalaya Karatekas to compete in Thailand Open Karate-Do C’ship

Aug 17, 2022

Four Karatekas from the State will be participating in the prestigious Thailand Open Karate-Do Championship in Phuket from August 19

Meghalaya PHE Minister Renikton Lyngdoh Tongkhar

State targeting to completely implement Jal Jeevan Mission project by the end of this year: Meghalaya PHE minister

Aug 17, 2022

Tongkhar informed that during a review meeting held last week in the city, Union Minister Tudu, who departed the event midway through, was mainly miffed that he had not been handed a printed copy of the PHE department's presentation.

Blueprint for relocation of Harijan families soon: Meghalaya DCM

Aug 17, 2022

DCM Prestone Tyngsong said the Urban Affairs Department is working on the Blueprint for the relocation of residents from Harijan Colony

Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tyngsong

Blueprint for relocation of Harijan families soon: Meghalaya DCM

Aug 17, 2022

DCM Prestone Tyngsong said the Urban Affairs Department is working on the Blueprint for the relocation of residents from Harijan Colony

BJP MLA Sanbor Shullai

Rift in Meghalaya BJP: MLA Sanbor Shullai backs State President Ernest Mawrie

Aug 16, 2022

South Shillong BJP MLA Shullai stressed that Mawrie should be allowed to complete his term, and a change of president at this point is nothing but suicidal for the party

Meghalaya: Al Hek (L), Ernest Mawrie (R)

Meghalaya: Rift in BJP over denial of ticket to its state president

Aug 16, 2022

It may be mentioned, the current State President of the BJP Ernest Mawrie had announced his candidature for the 2023 election from the Saffron party. As it stands, the two will be fighting for the party ticket from West Shillong Constituency. 

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma

Meghalaya among the top States in the implementation of externally aided projects: CM Conrad

Aug 16, 2022

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma said that the work of the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government and the state has been globally and nationally recognized and appreciated recently.

Northeast Chief Ministers celebrates 76th Independence Day, see pics

Aug 15, 2022

The nation is immersed in patriotic enthusiasm as it marks 75 years of independence

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma led the 75th anniversary celebrations of the state's independence

Meghalaya: CM Sangma sets target for new benchmark of growth and development in the next 25 years.

Aug 15, 2022

CM Conrad Sangma set the target for the people to further work together to ensure that the state sets a new benchmark of development in the next 25 years. 

Representative image

Mother-son duo killed in a wild elephant attack in Meghalaya

Aug 15, 2022

A mother and her 5-year-old son were killed in a tragic incident when a herd of wild elephants attacked a village in the West Garo Hills on Monday morning. 

Poachers kill 12-year-old female elephant

Poachers kill 12-year-old female elephant; take away flesh to Assam-Meghalaya border

Aug 14, 2022

Poachers killed a 12-year-old female elephant and took away its flesh along with the trunk at Belguri Loshi Hills area in Rani Reserve Forest

Former HNLC leader Cheristerfield Thangkhiew

Meghalaya: Family of former HNLC leader demands justice on his first death anniversary

Aug 14, 2022

The family members of the former militant leader of the Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) leader (L) Cheristerfield Thangkhiew have demanded the NPP-led MDA government to make public the report of the One Man Commission of Inquiry.

road accident in East Garo Hills

Meghalaya: Rider’s head-on-collision with school bus in East Garo Hills, dies on spot

Aug 13, 2022

A teenager died when the scooter he rode collided head-on with a school bus in the Songsak area, East Garo Hills, Meghalaya

Representative image

Meghalaya government ban employees from commenting on social media

Aug 13, 2022

The Meghalaya Government has banned employees from commenting on their opinions on social media platforms, which are in direct conflict with government policies and programmes.

Arms and ammunitions recovered in Meghalaya

Huge cache of arms, ammunitions, explosives belonging to GNLA recovered in Meghalaya

Aug 13, 2022

Sohan D Shira, C-in-C of Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) was killed by the Meghalaya Police during an encounter in 2018. Since then huge cache of arms, ammunition and explosives belonging to the outfit have been recovered by the security forces.