Day: March 24, 2018

Govt to meet over Lokayukta’s appointment

March 24, 2018

SHILLONG, Mar 24: Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma on Saturday said that the state government would soon start the process to appoint a Lokayukta. “The selection committee and the high powered committee are there with the Chief Justice, Chief Minister, Leader of Opposition and the Speaker and this committee will sit very soon and we will Read More

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UDP’s lack of resources and Congress’ abuse of resources let to party’s poor show

March 24, 2018

SHILLONG, Mar 24: The United Democratic Party (UDP) on Saturday said that the party’s meager resources and Congress’ abuse of resources (money) let to the regional party’s poor showing in the recent concluded Meghalaya Assembly elections. “There was abuse of money power by the Congress. In many constituencies the party bought voters through inducements,” UDP Read More

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Lajong FC Samuel Lalmuanpuia wins Emerging Player of the Year

March 24, 2018

Shillong, March 24: 19 year old Shillong Lajong FC captain Samuel Lalmuanpuia was awarded with the Emerging Player of the year award for the I-League 2017-18 Season by the All India Football Federation on Thursday. The Lajong Academy Product scored three goals, assisted four and made 17 match appearances in the I-League 2017-18 season. He Read More

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GHADC CEM Boston Marak resigns, NPP to form EC

March 24, 2018

Tura, March 24: The Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) Chief Executive Member, Boston Marak has resigned from the post after 7 MDCs defected to the National People’s Party. Following the defection, the NPP’s growth in strength has gone up to 19 which now means the NPP will form the next GHADC government in the Read More

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Three held for drug peddling in Ri Bhoi

March 24, 2018

Nongpoh, March 24: Three alleged drug peddlers on Friday night were apprehended in Nongpoh by some vigilante groups which had been keeping a close watch on their movements. The drug peddlers have been identified as Sahil Marbaniang, Rajen Rai and Kale Chetri of Nongpoh proper area. The trio were apprehended during a raid conducted by Read More

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