MoS inaugurates mega camp

SHILLONG, DEC 13: A mega camp for distribution of aids and assertive devices for daily living to BPL category senior citizen organised at Khliehriat Higher Secondary School premises in East Jaintia Hills District, Meghalaya. Chief Guest of the function Krishan Pal Gurjar, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Read More

Jyndiang opposes motion by ruling member

SHILLONG, DEC 13: Opposition Hill State People Democratic Party (HSPDP) legislator Diosstarness Jyndiang today opposed a motion moved by suspended Congress MLA PN Syiem citing that he belongs to the ruling side. “I strongly opposed this motion because he (Syiem) is in the ruling side for nearly 10 years yet Read More

State govt to take on Centre

SHILLONG, DEC 13: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said the state government will take on the Government of India to ensure that it is not allowed to shrug off its responsibility. “We have to take on the government of India and will not allow it to shrug off its responsibility,” Read More

CM launches MSL

SHILLONG, DEC 13: Chief Minister, Dr Mukul M Sangma launched the Meghalaya State League 2017-18 (MSL) at a function held at Anton Hall on Tuesday. Speaking during the launch, Chief Minister Mukul M Sangma said that football in Meghalaya will be taken to the next level through the Meghalaya State League Read More

MMDC will insulate miners from manipulation by middlemen: CM

SHILLONG, DEC 13: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said the Meghalaya Mineral Development Corporation Limited (MMDC) will act as an “instrument” to provide immediate relief to coal miners, who are affected due to NGT ban on coal mining in the state. “This instrument (MMDC) will give immediate relief to our Read More

Mass rally by SSA teachers

SHILLONG, DEC 12: Thousands of aggrieved SSA teachers today were compelled to hit the streets as a mark of protest against the failure of the Congress-led state government to release their pending dues. Under the banner of the Meghalaya Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Schools’ Association (MSSASA), the teachers have decided to Read More

Gov’t to simplify byelaws

SHILLONG, DEC 12: The state government today assured to come up with legislative measure to dispel the apprehension that the Meghalaya Urban Development Authority (MUDA) is extending its authority beyond municipal areas while implementing the building byelaws. “We are looking at legislative exercise to deal with these challenges. Therefore there Read More

A joint meeting with KHADC to decide on VAB on Dec 14

SHILLONG, DEC 12: The state government will convene a meeting with the KHADC and the traditional heads on December 14, to collectively decide on whether to recall the KHAD (Village Administration) Bill 2015, which is lying pending with the Ministry of Home Affairs. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired Read More