Different tales of minors hit by coronavirus

SHILLONG: In time of coronavirus, children have different tales to tell. One was robbed of Rs 2,500 meant for the family while taking a nap inside the truck. Shiva Hanse from Bokajan, a town in Karbi Anglong district of Assam, is a minor…

111 tested in M’laya, all negative

SHILLONG: Altogether 111 COVID-19 tests have been conducted in the state so far without any testing positive for COVID-19. Informing this here on Wednesday, Health Minister AL Hek also lauded the efforts of the frontline workers in…

Rymbui seeks help of teachers on e-learning

SHILLONG: Education Minister Lahkmen Rymbui on Wednesday urged all the heads of educational institutions and teachers to continue teaching students via e-learning and using apps like Google Classroom, Zoom app, partnering with local startup…

KHADC chief wants all shops to remain open

SHILLONG: Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) Chief Executive Member Titosstarwell Chyne has said that all shops should be open to ensure that social distancing is maintained. Speaking to reporters, he said that based on the…

Shops to open on April 10, 11

SHILLONG: East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner M War has informed that identified retail shops and other permissible vendors/establishments will remain open in different localities of Shillong agglomeration and villages on April 10 and 11…

Allot 5kg rice to poor: Mukul

SHILLONG: Opposition leader Mukul Sangma has asked the state government to immediately implement the decision of the Centre to provide 5kg rice to each poor per month for the next three months and one kg of pulses for each household for…

Call to bolster healthcare manpower

SHILLONG: The Grand Council of Chiefs of Meghalaya chairman John F Kharshiing has mooted a boost in the healthcare manpower by inducting basic volunteer nurses, who previously had not qualified for nursing jobs in the state. "While…