North East  /  Published 07.01.19

Another coal mine tragedy in Meghalaya: 2 miners found dead

A preliminary probe revealed that the two miners had died after boulders hit them while extracting coal, police said...
By PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 06.01.19

Unending, agonising wait for ‘bodies’ to come home

Hopes of Meghalaya mine mishap victims’ families fade, but search continues...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 04.01.19

SC seeks Meghalaya mine rescue status on Monday

Lack of mine blueprint hindering operation: Centre...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 25.12.18

Xmas cheer runs across North East

People across Meghalaya on Tuesday celebrated Christmas...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 08.05.19

HC order to resume surgeries

The court directed NEIGRIHMS to ensure that surgeries for cardiac patients are carried out from Thursday...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


North East  /  Published 02.05.19

Meghalaya moves SC to call off mine effort

Family members of the miners have given their consent to call off the search-and-rescue operations...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh and PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 25.04.19

Check all trucks in Meghalaya: NGT

The checks are to ascertain whether the vehicles are illegally transporting coal...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Culture  /  Published 14.04.19

Wangala, Tusu: 8 lesser-known harvest festivals

There are several lesser-known harvest festivals celebrated by various tribes, regions and cultures across the country. Sahapedia takes a look at some of them...
By Manan Kapoor

Opinion  /  Published 22.03.19

Assam village offers hope by building sparrow shelters

Sparrows live on insects and pests, which are disappearing due to the new sanitised, unfriendly nature of houses...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 11.03.19

SC rejects Meghalaya coal transport plea

More than 1,000 cases of illegal coal mining detected in the state since the coal mining ban came into effect in April 2014...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong


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