One killed in lightning strike

TURA: One person was killed and a teenage girl was injured after a lightning strike in Rongjeng region of East Garo Hills on Wednesday morning. The incident took place around 11:30 in the morning at Dobu Agalgre villagr during a severe…

Protest dharna against DDK shift from Tura

TURA: Dozens of members from the Garoland State Movement Committee and the Garo Students Union converged on the premises of the Doordarshan Kendra station in Tura on Wednesday morning and began a sit- in dharna to oppose the centre's move…

Dr War to head probe into death of new-born

SHILLONG: Meghalaya’s Director of Health Services (DHS), Dr Aman War to head the inquiry committee set up by the state government to probe into the recent incident where a pregnant woman was denied admission in Ganesh Das Hospital here and…

Meghalaya reports 22 new COVID-19 cases

SHILLONG: Meghalaya reported 22 new COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday while number of patients recovered in the state has increased to 339. The total number of active cases in the state now stands at 595. Out of the 22 new positive…

Ready for second wave of virus: Govt

SHILLONG: The state government on Tuesday complimented itself for effectively managing the COVID-19 situation, while also asserting that all necessary precautions have been put in place to counter any possible second wave of attack from…

Congress needles NPP on Delhi notification

SHILLONG: Central government's controversial notification on environment seems to have provided a perfect cannon fodder to the opposition Congress for needling the NPP-led government which is a partner of BJP-led NDA government. After some…

Ganesh Das probe report submitted

SHILLONG: The Ganesh Das Hospital has submitted its report on denial of admission to a pregnant woman from a containment area recently. The hospital had come under flak for refusing to admit the woman from Mawlai Mawtawar. She was…