Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Shillong

Candle light vigil turns violent in M’laya

Police fire tear gas at crowd; miscreants hurl petrol bombs Tension gripped Meghalaya’s state capital Shillong on Thursday after a candle light vigil turned violent, as hundreds gathered at U Kiang Nangbah monument opposite Shillong Civil Hospital, to protest against...

NEOG: Nagaland win six more gold medals

Nagaland won six more gold medals (three in wrestling) and (three in athletics) on Monday at the ongoing 2nd North East Olympic Games 2022 in Shillong, Meghalaya.Wrestlers from Nagaland have so far won 5 medals in wrestling event with...

Meghalaya cop arrested for misappropriation hospitalised

Gabriel Iangrai, a senior Meghalaya police official, who was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly misappropriating government funds, has been hospitalised as he complained of illness, a police official said on Thursday.Iangrai, the Commandant of SF-10, was taken to the...

Rio announces special awards for NE Games medal winners

State chief minister, Neiphiu Rio announced that it would give special cash awards to the medal winners of the 2nd NE Olympics Games scheduled to be held from November 10 to 16 at Shillong, Meghalaya.According to DIPR, the chief...

Meghalaya CM inspects Cancer hospital

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday inspected the ongoing improvement of the Cancer Wing at Civil Hospital here in the state capital Shillong.“Hopefully by the first or second week of December the cancer wing of the Shillong Civil...

Naga wrestling meet in Shillong

The first Naga Wrestling Championship initiated by the Naga Students’ Union Shillong (NSUS) and organised by the Naga Elders’ Forum Shillong in collaboration with Nagaland Wrestling Association was held on October 24 at the Naga Community Hall, Nongrim Hills,...

M’laya: DRI recovers drugs worth Rs. 15.54 cr; 2 held

In one of the largest drug seizures in the country, the Shillong Regional Unit of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has recovered 2.21 kg of high-quality heroin drugs Heroin worth Rs. 15.54 crore, a DRI official said on...

Meghalaya HC Chief Justice stresses on mobility in Shillong

With agonizing and ever increasing traffic snarls in the state capital having thrown normal life helter skelter, the Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court, Justice Sanjib Banerjee has stressed on prioritizing mobility in this mountainous state capital of Meghalaya.Inaugurating...

Shillong gets it first five-star Hotel Taj Vivanta

Hotel Taj Vivanta Meghalaya, Shillong, the first ever five-star hotel was inaugurated on Friday by Chief Minister Conrad Sangma although the property is unlikely to open for guests before next year.There was jubilation and history in the air with...

Era of insurgency history now, says Assam CM

Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said that the era of insurgency can be said to be history in Assam, adding that processes have been initiated to reach a permanent solution to Assam’s boundary dispute with...