Rapsang denies charge, want security in Shillong West

SHILLONG, SEPT 19: The already volatile situation in the Shillong West ahead of the 2018 state elections has prompted the block committee of the ruling Congress to seek the home department’s intervention for beefing up security in and around the constituency. “We have sought for adequate security deployment in Shillong Read More

Shillong Hackathon

SHILLONG, SEPT 19: The grand finale of the Shillong Hackathon 2017 under the theme Clean and Liveable City was held today at Yojana Bhavan Auditorium, Shillong. The main objective of the event is to find a proper solution to make Shillong city clean. Under the Hackathon, ideas and corresponding solutions were being Read More

Shah’s visit postponed

SHILLONG, SEPT 18: The BJP national chief Amit Shah has postponed his visit to the state to October 7. Informing this here on Monday, BJP state vice president JA Lyngdoh said, “Due to unavoidable circumstances the visit of the national president Amit Shah has been postponed to October 7.” Shah was scheduled Read More

UDP condemns attack

SHILLONG, SEPT 18: Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) today threatened to petition to the Election Commission of India (ECI) and other authorities concerned if investigation into the attack on its member’s residence indicate a “political link”. UDP general secretary Jemino Mawthoh said that the party is taking a serious note Read More

Petrol bomb attack on residence of sitting MLA

SHILLONG, SEPT 18: The residence of opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) sitting MLA from West Shillong constituency Paul Lyngdoh today came under attack when two petrol bombs was lobbed by miscreants who are highly suspected to be strong supporters of the Congress party. The incident took place at around 5 am at Read More

UDP workers quits over party ticket

SHILLONG, SEPT 18: Disgruntle leaders of the United Democratic Party (UDP) Ranikor Circle today predicted that the Congress sitting legislator MM Danggo will have a smooth sailing in the upcoming 2018 state elections due to the blunder decision of the party. Around 18 leaders and workers of the UDP-RC have Read More

Street play

SHILLONG, SEPT 16: The Meghalaya State Legal Service Authority (MSLSA) today organized a street play to create awareness on the ill effects of drug use and human trafficking at MUDA Parking Lot, Police Bazaar. Street plays were presented by the personnel of Sadar Police Station along with students of the Read More

Protest march held

SHILLONG, SEPT 15: Muslim communities residing in Shillong today holds a protest march against the atrocities and persecution of Rohingya Muslim of Myanmar.  Expressing solidarity towards the Rohingiya Muslims, hundreds of Muslim community people of Shillong march into the street of Shillong to demonstrate solidarity toward oppressed, prosecuted, and discriminated Read More