North East  /  Published 11.11.19

Ordinance modalities yet to be fixed: Conrad K. Sangma

The modalities to implement the Meghalaya Residents Safety and Security Amendment Ordinance, 2019, which requires people coming to the state to register themselves, are yet to be worked out, chief min...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

India  /  Published 04.11.19

President lauds Meghalaya’s wisdom

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday said there was a lot to learn from Meghalaya’s traditional wisdom and exhorted the North Eastern Hill University (Nehu) to be instrumental in the state’s social...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 05.12.18

Orchid hub for Meghalaya

Meghalaya, home to around 300 orchid species, will have a state-of-the-art Orchidarium and an orchid production unit here, which, according to chief minister Conrad K. Sangma, will be a game changer f...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 26.10.19

Stress on syllabus completion: Conrad K. Sangma

Meghalaya will implement a strict mechanism to ensure that schools complete their syllabus on time while low-performing schools will get a fillip.Making the announcement, chief minister Conrad K. Sang...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 24.10.19

Voters’ love for Donkupar Roy passes to son

The United Democratic Party retained the Shella Assembly constituency after its candidate Balajied Kupar Synrem won the bypoll with a massive margin, thereby consolidating the strength of the Meghalay...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh


North East  /  Published 22.04.20

Meghalaya hikes fuel taxes for funds

Meghalaya has increased taxes on petrol and diesel in a bid to augment its resources, which are under stress in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.In an order issued on Tuesday, the government announced en...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

Opinion  /  Published 09.08.19

We have failed at even basic water management

Look for Mawlynnong on the map of Meghalaya. It’s a village relatively close to Cherrapunjee and Mawsynram, and is one of the wettest places on earth. But the villagers there often run out of water ...
By Pinaki Roy

North East  /  Published 16.04.20

Kindness is the need of the hour: Conrad

A silent burial of the mortal remains of the first Covid-19 patient in Meghalaya was held here on Thursday, hours after two places denied him a place to rest. Chief minister Conrad K. Sangma stressed ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 12.04.20

Say a prayer for grace

Light a candle, say a prayer, resonated across Meghalaya on Sunday as the people, led by chief minister Conrad K. Sangma, prayed and interceded for the world.Meghalaya Prays, an initiative of the chie...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 06.03.20

Isolation wards in 13 hospitals

Meghalaya has listed 13 hospitals across the state which will have isolation wards as precautionary measures in view of the outbreak of coronavirus in the country. Speaking to reporters on Friday, chi...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong


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