Jaintia Hills
North East  /  Published 28.12.18

Meghalaya mine rescue efforts get a boost

Heavy duty pumps, specialist divers airlifted (15 days after miners were trapped)...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 26.12.18

Firm offers aid for rescuing trapped miners

No survivors found, but rescuers sniff foul odour...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 25.12.18

Mining goes down the rabbit hole in Shillong

There seems to be no hope at the end of the tunnel for the 15 labourers trapped in a coal mine in Meghalaya...
By PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 08.02.19

SC seeks report on illegal mines in Meghalaya

Petitioner alleges lethargy on part of authorities in rescuing miners trapped since December in flooded mine...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 04.02.19

Coal transport continues despite SC ban

Illegally transported coal in Meghalaya is stockpiled at a few depots along the Assam-Meghalaya border...
By Kulendu Kalita in Boko


North East  /  Published 26.01.19

Second body detected in Meghalaya coal mine

The 1st body, located on January 16 and brought out on Thursday, has been identified as that of Amir Hussain of Chirang district....
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 03.05.19

Plea in Supreme Court to transport all coal stock from Meghalaya

Illegal coal mining continuing in the state despite ban imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) since April 2014...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 14.12.18

Coal mine rescue operations draw a blank

The mine, in which 13 miners are feared trapped, is 320 feet deep...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 26.11.18

Probe into attack on Agnes Kharshiing

Amita had named Nidamon Chullet, an NPP leader in East Jaiñtia Hills, as the main accused...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 24.09.18

Highway takes Jaiñtia hills travel to new high

Union minister opens landslide-free swanky 102km link to Ratacherra...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh


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