CM slams PM for sending ministers to speak ills against the state

SHILLONG, NOV 1: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today accused the Prime Minister Narendra Modi of vitiating the environment of the country’s democracy by sending union ministers to speak ills against the states including Meghalaya, which is going for fresh poll next year. The chief minister even challenged for a bet Read More

HSPDP promises “financially sound” Govt

SHILLONG, OCT 31: The Hill State People Democratic Party (HSPDP) today pledged to ensure a “financially sound” government is formed in the state besides resolving the various issues and protect the interest of the indigenous people of the state if elected to power in 2018. “We will ensure the new Read More

Children’s Science Congress

SHILLONG, OCT 31: The two-day ‘State Level Congress’ of the ‘25th National Children’s Science Congress-2017’ kick started today at the Meghalaya Agriculture Management & Extension Training Institute (MAMETI), 5th Mile, Upper Shillong . Organized by the State Council of Science, Technology and Environment (SCSTE), Meghalaya in collaboration with the Directorate of School Read More

Erratic power supply

SHILLONG, OCT 30: Villages in East Jaintia Hills District have threatened to file a petition before the Consumer Court against the Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL) over erratic power supply. In a complaint submitted to the district’s deputy commissioner on Monday, Kynjaimon Amse said, “Urgent and immediate action on this matter Read More

Guv flags off motorcycle expedition

SHILLONG, OCT 30: Governor Ganga Prasad today flagged off the tri-nation motorcycle expedition organised by the Assam Rifles here in the city. The expedition is being held to commemorate the 142nd birthday celebration of the first deputy prime minister of India Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel which falls on 31st October. Flagging off Read More

Demand for police outpost

SHILLONG, OCT 27: The Civil Society Women’s Organization (CSWO) Sabuda Circle today demanded the state government to consider setting up of a police outpost at Madan Umwang, a village along the inter-state border in Ri Bhoi District. In a memorandum submitted here on Friday, CSWO-SC president T Marsharing urged the Read More

LJP to field “clean” candidate in 30 seats

SHILLONG, OCT 28: The Lok Janshakti Party, an ally of the BJP-led NDA government at the centre, today said it is fielding “suitable and clean” candidates to contest from at least 30 seats in the upcoming state Assembly elections to be held early next year. “Our target is to contest Read More

Setback to PDF, Shylla joins NPP

SHILLONG, OCT 27: In a setback to the newly floated People’s Democratic Front (PDF), a sitting member of the KHADC from Nongkrem Hispreaching Son Shylla today formally joined the National People’s Party (NPP) claiming that this national party has full chance of replacing the ruling Congress and form the new Read More