Road to be accorded top priority: NPP

SHILLONG, OCT 25: National Peoples’ Party chief Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday introduced Benedict R. Marak to the people of Raksamgre constituency in West Garo Hills in presence of over 5000 people and sought their cooperation and support to ensure Benedict’s victory in the upcoming 2018 election. “Raksamgre has remained neglected for Read More

BJP slams Cong

SHILLONG, OCT 24: The BJP Meghalaya state today challenged Congress leader and Urban Affairs minister Ronnie V Lyngdoh to come out with proof on his allegation that the BJP is going to do away with the reservation quota system for minority and tribals. “Can he (Lyngdoh) come out with a Read More

Cong MLAs are mentally imbalance: BJP

SHILLONG, OCT 24: The BJP Meghalaya state today accused the ruling Congress legislators of being “mentally imbalance” for they blame the BJP during the day but tried to build up relationship with the party leadership during the night. “They (Congress MLAs) are mentally imbalance because during day time they blaming Read More

Opt-out campaign of Aadhaar launched

SHILLONG, OCT 24: Citizens of the hill state today resolved to launch the “opt-out campaign” of the Aadhaar enrolment to demand deletion of their details from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) data base. The decision was taken at a meeting convened by the Meghalaya People Committee on Aadhaar Read More

NPP opens office at Ampati

SHILLONG, OCT 24:Ampati Assembly Congress Youth President Dipu Koch on Monday joined the National People’s Party during the inauguration of the party office at Ampati in South West Garo Hills. National President of NPP Conrad K. Sangma welcomed him in the party and reposed faith that Koch would be able Read More

Regional alliance to form new govt in 2018: Roy

SHILLONG, OCT 23: Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) chief Donkupar Roy today exuded confidence that the alliance of the regional political parties will form the new government in 2018. “We are confident that the alliance will win 32 plus seats in the upcoming assembly polls and form the new government Read More

Contractors’ capacity building

SHILLONG, OCT 23: Chief Minister Dr. Mukul Sangma said that even as many infrastructural development schemes and programmes were being initiated in the state, the efficiency of all implementing departments depended on the efficiency and competence of all the partners – the contractors and the construction workers – and this Read More

Meghalaya legislator write to Assam CM on poor road

Tura, Oct 23: A legislator from Meghalaya Cherak Momin today wrote to Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal seeking his intervention for poor road connecting Daranggre in Goalpara district of Assam to Kharkutta in North Garo Hills. Momin said that the stretch of road under Assam is in need of major Read More