Base laid for Indoor stadium

SHILLONG, DEC 27:The laying of the Foundation Stone for the construction of the 22.75 Crore Indoor Stadium was today held at Mawbynna Village, Pomlakrai Area approximately about 16 Kms from the State Capital, Shillong. The Foundation Stone was laid by the Honourable Minister, in-charge of Urban Affairs, Arts and Culture, Read More

Cong to retain Jowai seat: Laloo

SHILLONG, DEC 27: Congress veteran leader and deputy chief minister Roytre C Laloo, who had decided to call it a quit, today said the ruling Congress party would no doubt retain the Jowai seat in the upcoming Assembly polls because the tall claims made by other political parties are just Read More

All women polling stations

SHILLONG, DEC 23: Meghalaya is all set to have dedicated women polling stations for the first time. 60 out of 3082 polling stations will be manned by women to increase the participation of female voters in the upcoming assembly polls in the state. “This decision (for all women polling stations) Read More

EC assures conduct of peaceful & transparent election in Meghalaya

SHILLONG, DEC 23: The Election Commission today assured conduct of a peaceful, transparent and credible election in Meghalaya, which will be held early next year. “We have assured all the political parties (who have raised various issues before the EC) that the Commission will ensure that polling process will be Read More

Monitoring committee constituted

SHILLONG, DEC 22: The Deputy Commissioner, East Khasi Hills in pursuance of Section 2 of the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995 informed that a District Monitoring Committee for the programmes and advertisements telecast by the cable television channels has been constituted. The Committee will take a decision on matters referred Read More

Pol parties demands tallying of EVMs and VVPAT

SHILLONG, DEC 22: Political parties in the state today demanded tallying of the votes polled (from the EVMs) and voter verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) slips in all the 3082 polling stations during counting for the upcoming 2018 Assembly elections considering Meghalaya is a small state having only 60 constituencies. Read More

PHC inaugurated

SHILLONG, DEC 22: Chief Minister, Mukul Sangma inaugurated the Primary Health Centers (PHCs) of Damas and Manikganj at Damas today.  He lauded the local MLA, Marthon Sangma for his dedicated effort in making the inauguration of the PHCs a reality amid the presence of local MDC, Dolly Sangma, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Read More

MePGCL to avail Rs 60 cr loan

SHILLONG, DEC 21: The state Cabinet today approved the proposals of the power department for the Meghalaya Power Generation Corporation Limited (MePGCL) to avail loan of Rs 60 crore and also to convert loan of Rs 60.25 crore to equity. Speaking to reporters after the meeting held here on Thursday, Chief Read More