Guv assures to act as per constitution over parl secy issue

SHILLONG, NOV 13: Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad today said that he would act as per Article 192 of the Constitution of India on whether to disqualify the 17 MLAs, who have resigned as parliamentary secretaries, after their appointments was declared invalid. Prasad conveyed this to Madal Sumer, the petitioner of Read More

Seminar held in city

SHILLONG, NOV 11: A seminar on the occasion of Public Service Broadcasting Day and Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Prasar Bharati was held today at the State Convention Centre, Shillong. The seminar was organised by All India Radio, Shillong. Director General All India Radio Fayyaz Sheheryar addressing on the occasion stated that Read More

Chief Justice lays foundation stone of court building at Mairang

SHILLONG, NOV 11: In what could be termed as a historic day for the people of  Mairang Civil Sub Division, the Chief Justice, High Court of Meghalaya, Justice Dinesh  Maheshwari today, laid the Foundation Stone for the permanent Court building of the Judicial Magistrate (1 st Class) at Mawsawa, Mairang in the presence Read More

Gov’t to wait for outcome

SHILLONG, NOV 9: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said that the findings of the investigation and the pronouncement of judgment delivered by the court will be the guiding principle for his government for dropping of a cabinet minister in connection with the education job scam. Speaking to reporters at the Read More

MLAs quit Parl Secy post

SHILLONG, NOV 9: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today accepted the resignation letters tendered by all the parliamentary secretaries soon after their appointment was declared as ‘invalid’ by the Meghalaya High Court. In its judgment passed here on Thursday, the Meghalaya High Court has held “invalid” the Meghalaya Parliamentary Secretaries (Appointment, Salaries, Read More

Cherry blossom festival

SHILLONG, NOV 8:The Government of Meghalaya kickstarted the 2nd India International Cherry Blossom Festival today at the 5th Ground, Polo Grounds, Shillong wherein the Meghalaya Minister for Forests & Environment, Clement Marak was the Chief Guest. Present at the inauguration function were the Chief Secretary in charge, Shri. P S Thangkhiew, Principal Read More

State fear of losing PDS quota

SHILLONG, NOV 8: Meghalaya government today expressed fear that it would lose its food grain quota if it is not toeing the line of the BJP-led NDA government on the issue implementing cashless transaction in fair price shops across the state. “I am afraid if we don’t toe their line Read More

NDA govt taking away poor people’s money: Cong

SHILLONG, NOV 8: The ruling Congress today accused the BJP-led NDA centre government of taking away the money of the poor people by deducting certain amount from their respective bank accounts. “The Prime Minister Narendra Modi had proudly announced demonetization against corruption but he himself is deducting money from the Read More