KSU threatens to file complaint with NGT

Limestone mining in EJH SHILLONG/ Jowai: The Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) has threatened to file a complaint to the National Green Tribunal (NGT) if the government goes ahead with the public hearing on January 30 for proposed expansion of

HC asks govt to stop coal transportation

SHILLONG/TURA: The High Court of Meghalaya on Wednesday ordererd that no further lifting and transportation of the auctioned coal will be allowed in South West Garo Hills till January 30. The DC and SP have been asked to ensure strict…

B’deshis attack civilian, BSF man

JOWAI/ SHILLONG: Two persons, including a BSF jawan, sustained injuries after a group of Bangladeshi miscreants attacked a house at Amdoh village near Dawki on the Indo-Bangladesh border at 3 am on Wednesday. A police party led by the…

Govt teacher, friend assault Tura cafe owner

TURA: The owner of a local cafeteria was assaulted by a couple, one of whom is a government teacher, because the former did not give way to their vehicle on a steep road on the outskirts of Tura on Saturday morning. The incident happened…

Two killed in jumbo attacks in Ri Bhoi, GH

SHILLONG/TURA: Two persons were recently killed in separate incidents of attack by wild elephants in Ri Bhoi and Garo Hills. An elderly person identified as Linus Rani (60) from Nongbirthem village in Ri Bhoi was killed by a wild elephant…

High Court nod to no-trust motion in GHADC

SHILLONG/ TURA: The High Court of Meghalaya on Friday asked the Chairman of GHADC, Denang T Sangma, to take up the pending no-confidence motion within a week. The order of single bench headed by Justice W Diengdoh said that the chairman…

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Meghalaya forest cover dips by 27.21 sq km

SHILLONG/NEW DELHI: The forest cover in Meghalaya has decreased by 27.21 sq km as compared to the previous assessment, said the India State of Forest Report (ISFR) 2019. The report was released by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar in New

State committed to ILP, denies Delhi’s reluctance

Our Bureau NEWDELHI/SHILLONG: With media reports doing the rounds about the Centre not keen to implement ILP in Meghalaya, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said that there is no truth in it. Speaking to The Shillong Times,

Search on for Assam men abducted in GH

Our Bureau SHILLONG/ GUWAHATI: East Garo Hills police has launched operations to trace two persons hailing from Goalpara, Assam who have gone missing in East Garo Hills since Tuesday. East Garo Hills SP, Ringrang TG Momin, said that
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