BJP legislators not aware of party chief demanding Rymbui’s resignation

January 25, 2021

Shillong, Jan 25: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), legislator from South Shillong, Sanbor Shullai on Monday said that he was not aware about the state unit of the party demanding the resignation of Home Minister, Lahkmen Rymbui. On Sunday, BJP’s state president, Ernest Mawrie sought the resignation of Rymbui for failing to curb illegal coal mining Read More

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Pressure groups could not take up ILP with Shah

January 23, 2021

Shillong, Jan 23: Pressure groups of the State who met Union Home Minister, Amit Shah in the city on Saturday were irked by the fact that he did not give them time to discuss issues like Inner Line Permit (ILP). “The only thing we did was submit a memorandum to him. We were not allowed Read More

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COVID-19 taught us the importance of having credible and timely information: James

January 22, 2021

Tura, Jan 22: Information & Public Relations minister, James K. Sangma today inaugurated the Fixed Audio System of the DIPR at Tura, West Garo Hills District. Addressing the occasion, James K. Sangma said that COVID-19 pandemic has taught all of us the importance of having credible and timely information. Fixed Audio System will strengthen the Read More

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Govt seeks details of miners death from district administration

January 22, 2021

Shillong, Jan 22: Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong today said that the government has asked the East Jaintia Hills district administration to provide details of the incident wherein six persons died in a mining accident. “We came to know yesterday evening in fact and now we have already directed the district administration to give us Read More

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Conrad: Govt yet to get appointment to meet Amit Shah

January 22, 2021

Shillong, Jan 22: Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today informed that the State government has not got an official communication if Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be meeting the government during his visit to the state. Sangma said that he was hopeful that the cabinet will get an appointment to meet the Union Home Minister. Read More

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Conrad: State govt committed to finding solution to border dispute with Assam

January 21, 2021

Shillong, Jan 21: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today assured citizens of the state that the government is committed to finding a solution to the long pending border issues with Assam. He stated that the government will resume talks after Assam’s assembly elections, likely to be held in April or May of this year. “The Read More

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Meghalaya celebrates 49th statehood day, CM thanks leaders

January 21, 2021

Shillong, Jan 21: Meghalaya today celebrated its 49th year since attaining statehood. To commemorate the day, a short programme was held at U Soso Tham Auditorium, Shillong. Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, Information & Public Relations Minister, James Sangma, Health Minister, A. L Hek, Chief Secretary M. S Rao and other senior government officials graced the event. Read More

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COVID-19: Meghalaya records seven new cases, seven recoveries

January 20, 2021

Shillong, Jan 20: Meghalaya on Wednesday recorded seven new COVID-19 cases and seven recovered from the viral infection, health authorities informed.  Director of Health Services (MI), Dr. Aman War informed that the state now has 133 active cases and the total number of recovered cases stands at 13440. Of the seven new cases – six Read More

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10 Meghalaya police personnel selected for Governor’s Police Medal

January 20, 2021

Shillong, Jan 20: Ten Meghalaya police personnel have been selected for the Governor’s Police Medal 2021. Assistant Inspector General of Police Gabriel Iangrai informed that the awardees are – Crescency Wanlyne Lyngdoh, Deputy Superintendent of Police (ACB/CID) attached to West Jaintia Hills as Deputy Superintendent of Police (Crime). Anthony Ch. Momin, Deputy Superintendent of Police Read More

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COVID-19: Three fresh cases recorded, 18 recovers from viral infection

January 19, 2021

Shillong, Jan 19: Meghalaya on Tuesday, recorded three new COVID-19 cases and 18 recovered from the viral infection, health authorities informed. Director of Health Services (MI), Dr. Aman War informed that the three new cases were recorded in East Khasi Hills. Dr. War said that of the 18 recoveries, West Jaintia Hills recorded 14 new Read More

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