MHRC issues notice to EKH SP seeking report on alleged Police assault on HYC members in Pynursla

​Shillong, February 29, 2024: The Meghalaya Human Rights Commission (MHRC), Shillong, has issued a notice to the Superintendent of Police, East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya, seeking a detailed report  on the alleged assault of the  President of the Riwar Mihngi Circle at Pynursla Police Station  by the 2nd OC in charge of Pynursla Continue Reading

Sanbor says he speaks to raise issues for poor and downtrodden

SHILLONG, FEB 29: BJP legislator from South Shillong Sanbor Shullai on Thursday said, “It is wrong and baseless on the part of the Congress leader Ronnie V Lyngdoh to say I don’t speak and I don’t attend Assembly.”   Speaking to reporters, Shullai said, “Therefore, I request Ronnie to check Continue Reading

Mathematics and science to be made compulsory at secondary school level from 2025: Rakkam

Education Minister Rakkam A Sangma on Wednesday announced that from the next academic year the state Government will make Mathematics and science a compulsory subject at the secondary school level. The Meghalaya Government launched several key initiatives in Education sector as part of the National Science Day celebration in the Continue Reading

‘Unemployment is not the root cause of militancy in Meghalaya’: Rakkam

NPP legislator and cabinet Minister Rakkam A Sangma has denied that unemployment is the root cause of Militancy in Meghalaya. Talking to media persons, Sangma said the state Government has taken up various initiatives for the youths of the state and unemployment is no more the cause of Militancy. “I Continue Reading

55,189 students to sit for SSLC, 34,335 for HSSLC examination in Meghalaya

​SHILLONG, FEB 28: A total of 55,189 students will be appearing for the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examination and 34,335 students for the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) which will commence from March 1 and 4 respectively. Addressing Media persons, the Education Minister said, Meghalaya Board of School Continue Reading

Disunity in INDIA Bloc in Meghalaya too?

Not willing to go for seat sharing as part of the understanding under the INDIA Bloc alliance, the Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee President Vincent H Pala has urged the All India Congress Committee (AICC) to put up candidates in both Shillong and Tura seats.   Informing this, Mathew Antony, National Continue Reading

Ronnie terms Sanbor’s allegation against Pala as ‘hollow’

SHILLONG, FEB 28: Congress legislature party (CLP) leader Ronnie V Lyngdoh on Wednesday termed the allegations made by BJP MLA from South Shillong Sanbor Shullai against Shillong MP Vincent H Pala as hollow. He also slammed Shullai for failing to speak in the Assembly.   Speaking to reporters, Lyngdoh said, “You find out Continue Reading

Congress unsure to contest Tura seat?

Will Saleng Sangma get the Congress ticket for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from Tura seat … Or will TMC get the ticket as part of their understanding being part of the INDIA Bloc? Making a ‘U’ Turn, Meghalaya Congress on Tuesday said the INDIA Bloc is still intact and Continue Reading

Sanbor urges state BJP leadership to nominate Dr Fenela Lyngdoh Nonglait as candidate from Shillong seat

SHILLONG, FEB 27: BJP legislator from South Shillong Sanbor Shullai on Tuesday urged the state BJP leadership to nominate Dr Fenela Lyngdoh Nonglait as candidate from Shillong parliamentary constituency in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.   Amidst the name of six time BJP legislator AL Hek going around with Hek Continue Reading

Opposition in Assembly stage walkout as mark of protest against alleged violation of rules. 

SHILLONG, FEB 27: The Opposition in the Assembly on Tuesday staged a walkout as a mark of protest against alleged violation of rules. Raising a point of order during the last day of the budget session, opposition Congress legislator from Umsning Celestine Lyngdoh said the statement of the chief minister Continue Reading

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