Monday, January 30, 2023

Conrad K Sangma

Conrad’s chopper makes emergency landing

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma’s helicopter on Wednesday made an emergency landing near the scenic Umiam lake after failing to get down at an Advance Landing Ground (ALG) in Upper Shillong due to bad weather.The chief minister was...

84 shops gutted in Shillong market fire; no one injured

At least 84 shops were gutted in a blaze at a market complex in the Meghalaya capital on Friday, officials said.However, no casualties were reported in the inferno that broke out around 4 AM. Three fire tenders doused the...

North East Geology & Mining ministers’ conclave on Oct 31

The first North East Geology & Mining Ministers’ Conclave’ 2022 will be hosted by the department of Geology and Mining, Nagaland, on October 31, at Niathu Resort, 7th Mile, Chümoukedima district.The concept of the first North East Geology &...

‘Ordinance to repeal MRGA to be passed’

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Wednesday said that an ordinance to repeal the gaming act in the state will “be introduced and passed in the next cabinet meeting”.The government decided to repeal the Meghalaya Regulation of Gaming...

Come out of ‘reservation mindset’: Sangma

Pointing out that the world is about positive competition and positive criticism, Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Wednesday stressed on the need to compete with the best.“The reservation policy is there for us but that does not...

M’laya CM lays foundation stone for medical college

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Monday laid the foundation stone for P A Sangma International Medical College and Hospital in Ri-Bhoi district.He said it was befitting that the foundation stone was laid at the University of Science...

Meghalaya set to host NE Olympic Games

The 2nd edition of the North East Olympic Games will be hosted by Meghalaya as part of its 50th anniversary of statehood celebrations in November 2022 and Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma has encouraged all stakeholders, from players...

Meghalaya CM sets base for Umsning-Jagi Road

Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma, on Wednesday set the foundation stone for the Umsning-Jagi Road at a function held at Mawhati in Ri-Bhoi district.“This road has been neglected for years and the last time it was repaired was...

Conrad bats for Thailand-NE ties

Bangkok and other South East Asian nations are geographically nearer than India’s capital Delhi, which makes the North Eastern States suitable for business, trade and tourism, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said on Saturday.He made the remark while...

Meghalaya rewards 231 sportspersons with cash prizes

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma gave cash awards, amounting to over Rs 81 lakh, to 231 sportspersons of the state.Seventy-three sportspersons were awarded for Olympic disciplines, and 158 people were awarded for non-Olympic sports disciplines.Addressing the gathering at...