Minister’s PSO shot, looted

SHILLONG, JAN 10: The PSO of Education Minister Deborah C Marak was shot by a gang of dacoits at a village in East Garo Hills District. The incident took place at around 2.30 am on December 31, last year, when Billarborth Marak, PSO of the minister, was shot by a group of Read More

HYC releases documentary film

SHILLONG, JAN 10: The Hynniewtrep Youth Council today released a documentary film entitled as “laws to protect the rights of indigenous people” as part of its Save Hynniewtrep Mission to demand implementation of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) and other laws in the state. The Council also announced its campaign Read More

State registers over 18.30 lakh voters

SHILLONG, JAN 10: Meghalaya has registered a total of over 18.30 lakh voters as per the final electoral roll of the state published here on Wednesday. State’s chief electoral officer Frederick Roy Kharkongor informed that the names of 18, 30, 104 registered voters were included in the final electoral roll of Read More

Base laid for hospital

SHILLONG, JAN 9: Taking development to the next level, Chief Minister, Dr. Mukul Sangma laid base for the construction of 100 Bedded Resubelpara Civil Hospital at the Community Health Centre, Resubelpara on Tuesday. Transcending from the community level to a district level, the Civil hospital will be constructed at a land spreading Read More

Candidates asked to produce marriage certificate for filing of nominations

SHILLONG, JAN 9: Maitshaphrang today demanded the state election department to effectively implement the Meghalaya Compulsory Registration of Marriage Act, 2012 in the upcoming Assembly polls, by making it mandatory for all candidates to furnish marriage certificate while filing of nomination papers. This also came after the state government had Read More

107 companies of CAPF sought from MHA for Meghalaya polls

SHILLONG, JAN 8: The Election Commission has sought deployment of 10,700 additional personnel of the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) for the smooth conduct of the upcoming Assembly polls in the state. “An additional 107 companies of CAPFs has been projected by the Election Commission based on the recommendation of Read More

Passing out parade held

SHILLONG, JAN 8: 150 Recruits of 319 Batch of The Assam Regimental Centre participated in a magnificent attestation parade on Monday in a scintillating ceremony conducted at Parsons Parade Ground of Assam Regimental Centre. The parade was reviewed by Brig R K Gaikwad, Commandant, Assam Regimental Centre. The parade ground was thronged by parents and relatives of Read More

32 govt employees awarded

SHILLONG, JAN 8: Meghalaya Chief Secretary, Y Tsering today handed over Punctuality Excellence Awards to 32 Government employees in the Meghalaya Secretariat in appreciation of the outstanding punctuality displayed by them during the year 2016. The recipients of the punctuality awards were handed cash awards and certificates at a programme organized by the Read More