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Training The State Council of Science, Technology & Environment, Meghalaya, is organising a two-day Master Resource Training programme for selected teachers from different districts of Khasi and Garo Hills as part of the National…

Dome collapse spurs audit of govt buildings

SHILLONG, May 24: The collapse of or damage to several government projects in earthquake-prone Meghalaya has prompted a safety audit of a few old government buildings in the city. The state sits on the highly seismic Zone 5. Structural…

Blacklist construction company: Paul

SHILLONG, May 24: UDP working president Paul Lyngdoh on Tuesday asked the state government to immediately arrest the concerned contractor and also blacklist the company which is executing the construction of the new Assembly building.…

Minister no to judicial probe into ISBT mess

SHILLONG, May 24: Transport Minister Dasakhiatbha Lamare ruled out the possibility of instituting a judicial probe into the inferior quality of construction of the Inter-State Bus Terminus (ISBT) at Mawlai Mawiong which sustained damages…

No idea our MLAs in touch with AAP: Pyngrope

SHILLONG, May 24: All India Trinamool Congress state chief, Charles Pyngrope on Tuesday expressed ignorance over reports that some MLAs of his party are trying to get close to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) before a possible switchover. The AAP…