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KSU election to be held on Feb 22

January 27, 2020

Shillong, Jan 27: The Election Committee of the Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) today informed that the election to elect new members for the Central Executive Council for the term 2020-23, will be held on February 22. According to election committee headed by Danny Khyriem and Samuel Jyrwa, the timing for the poll is from 9 Read More

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Conrad wants to transform Meghalaya to ‘high income’ state by 2030

January 26, 2020

SHILLONG, Jan 26: Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma today said that the plan of his government for the overall development of the State in the short, medium and long-term. “Our vision 2030 is to transform Meghalaya into a high-income Indian state and to improve the well-being of every single citizen of the State,” the Chief Read More

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Meghalaya woman conferred with Padma Shri

January 26, 2020

SHILLONG, Jan 26: A woman from Meghalaya on the eve of Republic Day was conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri. Trinity Saioo spearheaded the women led turmeric farming movement in Meghalaya, enabling the women farmers to triple their income. A school teacher by profession who is also into farming she led 800 women in the Read More

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National Voters Day observed in the state

January 25, 2020

Shillong, Jan 25: The National Voters Day (NVD), 2020 under the theme, “Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy” was observed today at the Meghalaya Bharat Scouts & Guides State Headquarter, Shillong. Chief Secretary to the Government of Meghalaya, M. S. Rao graced the programme as the Chief Guest. During the programme, the Chief Secretary administered the Read More

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Police recovers arms cache from NGH

January 25, 2020

Tura, Jan 25: North Garo Hills police have recovered quite a few arms and ammunitions from near the Rongbu area yesterday. The weapons were all country made rifles and were allegedly to be used for dacoities by the gang, said a police officer of Kharkutta PS. “We received information from sources of movement of suspected Read More

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Conrad flags off Cultural Carnival

January 25, 2020

Shillong, Jan 25: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma today flagged off the Cultural Carnival from Fire Brigade Field. The carnival was held as a part of the week long Meghlaya Day celebrations that will culminate with the Republic Day. Addressing the gathering, Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma said,”We as a government felt that it would Read More

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CM interacts with IAS aspirants

January 25, 2020

Shillong, Jan 25: Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Saturday said that the dream of his Father is to have more representation from Meghalaya in Civil services. Addressing the young aspirants in an Interaction session in ALS MIIT Campus, Shillong stressed on the need of reaching out to the most remotest areas of Meghalaya to Read More

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What is the coronavirus and how worried should we be?

January 24, 2020

How does Coronavirus spread Like other coronaviruses – such as the common cold – the virus is spread via droplets when a person coughs or sneezes. It can also be spread when someone touches a contaminated surface such as a door handle. Hospitals are also key locations for “super spreading” events – when a single Read More

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Shillong heritage walk to acquaint tourists with city’s rich colonial heritage and history

January 24, 2020

SHILLONG, Jan 24: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma today inaugurated the Shillong Heritage Walk. The walk started from Wards Lake to Raj Bhawan and ended at Pinewood Hotel. Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma while thanking the Forest department and the Tourism department for the imitative said that Shillong has many historic locations and the idea Read More

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Meghalaya conferred with e-Governance award

January 21, 2020

SHILLONG, Jan 21: Department of Planning Government of Meghalaya and National Informatics Centre, Meghalaya has been conferred with a CSI SIG e-Governance award 2018-2019 during the Computer Society of India, 53rd Annual Convention at KIIT, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha. The title of the award is “Award of Recognition” which was given for the “MeghEA Online Questionnaire”, under Read More

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