‘Innovation and technology have empowered PwDs’

SHILLONG/TURA/AMPATI, Dec 3: With Meghalaya joining the global observance of International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Saturday, Social Welfare Minister Kyrmen Shylla has attributed empowerment of persons with disabilities (PwDs) to…

Shillongites make us proud at FIFA World Cup

Shillong, Nov 30: Two Shillongites, Jiwat Bablu Vaswani and Nanik Kataria who are members of Operation Clean-Up, are at Doha in Qatar to watch the FIFA World Cup football and they are cleaning up the space after the game is over.

Cabinet nod to border outposts in 7 locations

SHILLONG/ GUWAHATI, Nov 29: Against the backdrop of the Meghalaya Cabinet green-lighting the proposal to set up police outposts at seven “sensitive” locations along the interstate border, including at Mukroh, Assam Chief Minister Himanta…

Uneasy calm, city peaceful

SHILLONG/ TURA/ NONGPOH, Nov 25: The capital city remained by and large peaceful on Friday even though an uneasy calm prevailed in the city following the non-cooperation movement called by the pressure groups. Police said there was no…

Fuel supply to state resumes

SHILLONG/ GUWAHATI, Nov 25: A day after chaos erupted in Shillong over the fear of shortage of fuel, the supply of petrol and diesel in the capital and other parts of the state was largely restored by Friday afternoon. May fuel outlets…

M’laya stares at fuel crisis

SHILLONG/ GUWAHATI, Nov 24: Meghalaya is staring at an imminent fuel crisis with the Assam Petroleum Mazdoor Union (APMU) issuing a statement that it has stopped carrying petroleum supplies to Meghalaya due to security issues. The Petrol…

AITC moves NHRC over Mukhrow killing

Shillong, Nov 23: All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) has filed a case with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) against the Government of Assam with regards to the tragic and shocking incident of unprovoked firing and use…

5 M’laya citizens killed in ‘unprovoked’ firing

SHILLONG/ GUWAHATI, Nov 22: In a gruesome and brutal display of force, Assam Police and forest guard personnel shot dead five citizens of Meghalaya at Mukroh village in Block-I under West Jaintia Hills district, evoking bitter anti-Assam…