New building of MCAB inaugurated

SHILLONG: Cooperation Minister HDR Lyngdoh inaugurated the new building of the Meghalaya Cooperative Apex Bank at MG Road here on Saturday. On the occasion the Minister also inaugurated the Tourist Information Centre which is part of the…

Several hurt as police lathicharge protesters

HYC public rally takes an ugly turn; six held for instigating crowd SHILLONG: Several people including women were injured after police launched a lathi charge at the crowd after the public meeting which was held at the Laban Sports Club…

Guv nod to Ordinance

Headmen get power to issue certificates to residents SHILLONG: Meghalaya Governor V. Shanmuganathan on Friday gave his nod to the Meghalaya Local Administration (Empowerment of Traditional Institutions, Traditional Bodies, and Headmen in…

Crucial meet on VAB, Ordinance today

EKH SP expects peaceful meeting at Polo Ground SHILLONG: The crucial meeting of the traditional heads, 'Dorbar ka Bri u Hynniewtrep' organized by  Synjuk Ki Rangbah Shnong, will discuss the Village Administration Bill and also the Ordinance…

B’desh politico denied bail

SHILLONG: The bail application moved by Hasina Ahmed, wife of Bangladeshi politician Salahuddin Ahmed on May 22, was rejected by the First Class Judicial Magistrate on Friday. The bail was rejected by the Court after the Investigation…

News Capsule

Notification The District Election Officer, East Khasi Hills has informed that the general control room cum complaint monitoring cell is being set up at the Deputy Commissioner's Office, Shillong, in order to ensure that the…

Cabinet okays eligibility tests for UP, LP teachers

SHILLONG: The State Cabinet on Friday held a meeting to discuss and approve various proposals including, proposal to conduct Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) for Upper Primary and Lower Primary teachers, property tax reforms and constitution…

Williamnagar jailbreak report soon

SHILLONG: The report of the magisterial inquiry probing the escape of as many as six prisoners including militants from Williamnagar jail is likely to be submitted shortly. East Garo Hills Deputy Commissioner CVD Diengdoh said that the…