M'laya BJP all set to write to Centre to initiate peace talks with HNLC

SHILLONG, June 30 -- The State BJP is all set to write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and party leaders to initiate the proposed peace talks between the banned Hynniewtrep Na... Read More

Villages in M'laya, as mark of protest, demand to be part of Bangladesh

SHILLONG, June 30 -- Four villages located along the Indo-Bangla border in East Jaintia Hills district have demanded the Centre and state governments to allow them to be part of Bangladesh.The demand ... Read More

NGOs raise objections over violation of COVID - 19 protocols by NGH DA

Tura, June 30 -- Various NGOs from the North Garo Hills region have written to the chief secretary over allegations of COVID - 19 protocol violation by the district administration.The objections come ... Read More

Farmers get back on their feet with resumption of economic activity

SHILLONG, June 30 -- Braving the odds brought in by the COVID-19 pandemic, the farming community of Meghalaya is slowly getting back on track with market linkages opening up partially and economic act... Read More

One more tests positive for COVID-19 in EJH; M'laya with 9 active cases

SHILLONG, June 30 -- A branch manager of the State Bank of India (SBI) was tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the total number of active cases in the state to 9. With this, East Jaintia ... Read More

Youth finds it more difficult to overcome COVID-19 and stigmatisation

Shillong, June 30 -- The first two phases, out of the five phases, National Lockdown is not less than the emergency of the War Zone, but this time the world is fighting the unseen enemy- coronavirus. ... Read More

State govt to continue providing transport for stranded citizens on payment basis

SHILLONG, June 29 -- The state government will continue to provide transportation arrangement to people stranded in different parts of the country till July 15. After chairing a review meeting on Mond... Read More

HNYF to demand action against MePDCL employees

SHILLONG, June 29 -- The Hynniewtrep National Youth Front (HNYF) would soon lead a delegation to the Power Minister to demand action against officials of the Meghalaya Power Distribution Corporation L... Read More

The curious case of the Shallang Coke factories

NONGSTOIN, June 29 -- For any other state in the country, the mushrooming of many coke manufacturing factories in a small village would have led to an outrage. However with an opposition that prides i... Read More

COVID-19 pandemic: M'laya govt to request GoI to hold transfers of central govt employees

SHILLONG, June 29 -- The state government has decided to request the Government of India to keep on hold the proposed transfers of central government employees, including paramilitary forces to the st... Read More