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No fresh clash in last 12 hrs in Shillong, says top official

East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner P S Dkhar said the home department was yet to take a call on restoring internet, messaging services.

05 Jun 2018 4:14 PM

Army called after violence escalates in Shillong over row between two groups

Curfew has been imposed in many areas of Shillong after the recent violence was reported on Sunday night.

04 Jun 2018 5:34 PM

Shillong clashes not communal, says Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma

The district authorities of East Khasi Hills relaxed curfew from 8 am to 3 pm to allow churchgoers to attend Sunday services.

03 Jun 2018 9:10 PM

Shillong clashes: Army holds flag march, curfew still on in some areas

During the violence, a mob torched a shop, a house and damaged at least five vehicles in Shillong, besides injuring a senior police officer.

03 Jun 2018 10:03 AM

Curfew stays in parts of Shillong; Army rescues 500 after night-long violence

The clashes had begun after a bus handyman was allegedly assaulted by a group of residents of Them Metor area on Thursday afternoon.

02 Jun 2018 9:32 PM


Shillong: Cop injured, shop torched, house, vehicles damaged in night-long violence

The clashes had begun after a bus handyman was allegedly assaulted by a group of residents of Them Metor area on Thursday afternoon.

02 Jun 2018 2:02 PM

With Ampati win, Congress single largest party in Meghalaya

Congress candidate Miani defeated National People's Party's (NPP) C G Momin in Ampati by 3,191 votes.

31 May 2018 2:39 PM

Air Deccan aircraft lands at Shillong airport under UDAN

Shillong airport will be connected with Agartala, Aizawl, Dimapur, Imphal and Silchar.

27 Apr 2018 11:15 AM

Meghalaya man lynched, wife, daughter beaten for practising witchcraft

Five people, including 3 brothers, were arrested in connection with attack that took place at Dainadubi area in North Garo Hills district.

18 Apr 2018 9:40 AM

Meghalaya govt forms GoM to look into NGT mining ban

The ban, imposed in 2014, cost dearly to Congress in the recently concluded state assembly election.

29 Mar 2018 2:18 AM


NPP chief Conrad Sangma swears-in as Meghalaya’s Chief Minister

The oath was administered by Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad.

06 Mar 2018 10:47 AM

BJP backed Conrad Sangma faces first challenge before Meghalaya swearing-in

Conard Sangma said, 'It is never easy,' but he hopes the coalition led by his NPP would deliver on its mandate.

06 Mar 2018 10:20 AM

BJP, Cong reach 'kingmaker' UDP HQ at same time for Meghalaya support

UDP chief Donkupar Roy had said that his party would support that group which is able to provide 'a stable government'.

04 Mar 2018 4:33 PM

Cong leaders ask Meghalaya guv to invite party to form govt in state

Congress party emerged as the single largest party in Meghalaya with 21 seats.

04 Mar 2018 9:45 AM

Meghalaya’s most wanted militant shot dead in an encounter

The encounter of Sohan D Shira, who carried a reward of Rs 10 lakh on his head, came after NCP candidate Sangma was killed in an IED attack.

24 Feb 2018 3:28 PM


Modi slams ruling-Meghalaya govt, says will ensure good governance

Modi said, 'If Meghalaya is properly connected with rest of India through road, rail and air, then it can transform lives of people.'

22 Feb 2018 7:40 PM

Modi not against corruption, he is an instrument of corruption: Rahul

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who is on a two-day campaign trail in the north-eastern state, called for a 'BJP-mukt' Meghalaya.

21 Feb 2018 6:07 PM

BJP actively participating in corruption by allowing Mallya, Nirav Modi to escape: Rahul

'BJP instead of giving hope, security, economic growth, dealt us only with hopelessness, unemployment, fear, hatred, violence,' Rahul said.

20 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

NCP candidate in Meghalaya Jonathone Sangma killed by terrorists

Two others accompanying the NCP leader also died in the attack which took place at around 8 pm, police said.

19 Feb 2018 8:52 AM

Party will provide free sanitary napkins if voted to power: Mahila Congress

Sushmita Dev claimed the BJP will not win a single seat in Meghalaya, and its similar promise of free sanitary napkins will not happen.

19 Feb 2018 8:29 AM