Sibal lays foundation stone for NIT Sohra

Sohra Oct, 12 :  During his one day visit to Meghalaya to lay the foundation stone of NIT Meghalaya at Cherrapunjee (Sohra), Union Minister for IT and Human Resource Development Kapil Sibal said that the UPA Government has had a special focus on the North East and has, during its Read More

Three BSF school students drowned

Shillong, Oct 11:  Three class XI students of the BSF Higher Secondary School were feared to have been drowned by the waters of the Spread Eagles falls in the city Thursday. One of the students who witnessed the drowning said, “Three of our friends drowned.” The three boys who have Read More

NCP to contest all sixty assembly seats

Shillong, Oct 11: The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will be contesting all the sixty seats in the coming Meghalaya assembly election schedule to be held early next year. The decision for contesting all the sixty assembly seats was taken during the party’s central executive committee meeting Tuesday at the NCP Read More

Langpih, Block I, II missing from map

Shillong, Oct 11: Langpih in West Khasi hills, Block I and Block II in Jaintia hills are missing from the Meghalaya map published by the Survey of India in 2009 under the direction of the Surveyor General of India located in Dehradun. Langpih, Block I and II are disputed areas Read More

Kharshiing resigns, another blow to NCP in the state

Shillong, Oct 11: In yet another setback for the Meghalaya unit of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) after eleven party legislators merged with the National People’s Party (NPP) former Rajya Sabha MP and the party central observer for north east states and West Bengal Robert Kharshiing resigned from the party Thursday Read More

Maken to officials: Complete SGAC by April

Shillong, Oct 10: Union Minister of State independent charge of Youth Affairs and Sports Ajay Maken directed the officials of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to complete the much-awaited Special Games Area Centre (SGAC) at NEHU, Shillong within March-April next year even as he suggested the setting up of Read More

NCP to contest all the sixty assembly seats

  Shillong, Oct 11: The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will be contesting all the sixty seats in the coming Meghalaya assembly election schedule to be held early next year. The decision for contesting all the sixty assembly seats was taken during the party’s central executive committee meeting Tuesday at the Read More

Mooshahary says politics will not succeed in separating Indo-Bangla ties

Shillong, Oct 10:   Meghalaya Governor Ranjit Shekhar Mooshahary underscored the need for continuing the amity between Bangladesh and India which he said would bring about economic prosperity in the two neighbouring countries. Mooshahary suggested that the two countries ought to maintain cordial relations for growth and economic development. Addressing the Read More