Day: April 16, 2018

Possess strong character, uncompromising honesty and integrity: Vice President

April 16, 2018

Shillong, April 16: The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu today urged he Management Students to possess strong character, uncompromising honesty and integrity. He was addressing the 9th Convocation of Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Shillong, Meghalaya today in presence of the Governor of Meghalaya, Ganga Prasad, the Home Minister of Meghalaya, James K. Read More

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Pension liability of Ex-MDCs from GHADC cleared. KHADC pending

April 16, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 16: Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Monday informed the Meghlaya Assembly that even though the pension liability of the ex-Members of District Council (MDCs) of the Garo Hill Autonomous District Council (GHADC) for the year 2013-14 was cleared but for their counterparts in Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) it has not been Read More

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Water from Umkhrah and Umshyrpi fit only for irrigation, industrial cooling and controlled waste disposal

April 16, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 16: The water quality of the two rivers running through Shillong city – Umshyrpi and Umkhrah is being monitored by the Meghalaya State Pollution Control Board under the National Water Monitoring Programme, sponsored by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the Meghalaya Assembly was informed on Monday. Replying during the Question Hour, state Urban Read More

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8338 cancer patients registered from 2010-17: AL Hek

April 16, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 15: From the year 2010 to 2017, a total number of 8338 cancer patients were registered in the Cancer Department of Shillong Civil Hospital, the Meghalaya Assembly was informed on Monday. Out of these 8338 patients 5291 were males and 3047 were females. While up to March this year 192 cancer patients have Read More

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Govt to add more security features to Challans

April 16, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 16: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Monday informed the Meghalaya Assembly that his government is proposing several measures to check the issue of counterfeit challans by unscrupulous coal transporters. Replying to a call attention motion tabled by Congress MLA from Mawsynram, Himalaya Shangpliang, on reports of forged transport challans in circulation in Read More

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Woman assaulted in another moral policing case in Garo Hills, 1 arrested

April 16, 2018

Tura, April 16: In second such case of ‘moral policing’ in Garo Hills, a woman was beaten up at West Garo Hills district which a video of the incident was uploaded on social media. The video uploaded was allegedly taken near the village of Chibinang under Phulbari PS in West Garo Hills, where a young Read More

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