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Objective of resurgent movement of Ayush is Heal in India, healed by India: Sarbananda Sonowal

Shillong (Meghalaya) | February 23, 2024 10:56:10 PM IST
The Union Minister of Ayush and Ports, Shipping and Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal launched multiple projects to scale up capacity at the North Eastern Institute of Ayurveda and Homoeopathy (NEIAH) at its campus in Mawdiangdiang in Shillong on Friday.... read..
 

Meghalaya: ADG BSF visits border area to review operational preparedness

Shillong (Meghalaya) | February 10, 2024 7:23:03 PM IST
Additional Director General (ADG), BSF (Eastern Command) Kolkata, Sonali Mishra, reviewed the current security scenario and discussed various operational and administrative aspects of border management during her two-day visit from February 9 to 10 to BSF... read..
 

"We have not seen kind of growth Shillong deserves": CM Conrad Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya) | February 8, 2024 2:23:24 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said that the government has "conceptualised different interventions" to "decongest" and "beautify Shillong."... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF recovers over 50,000 kg of Sugar near Indo-Bangladesh border

Shillong (Meghalaya) | February 3, 2024 4:23:44 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) Meghalaya thwarted attempts to smuggle sugar across the Indo-Bangladesh border and recovered over 50,000 kgs of sugar intended for smuggling into Bangladesh.... read..
 

Meghalaya CM flags off waste collection e-vehicles

Shillong (Meghalaya) | February 1, 2024 6:24:33 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Thursday launched and handed over the waste collection e-Vehicles to different blocks in the several districts of the state.... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF seizes 18,000 kg sugar, 190 bottles of Phensedyl syrup near International border

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 30, 2024 9:52:36 PM IST
Border Security Force (BSF) seized more than 18,000 kg of sugar from different bordering districts of Meghalaya, which were meant to be smuggled across the border to Bangladesh, an official statement said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma lays foundation stone for 3 road projects to connect New Shillong Township

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 25, 2024 4:22:33 PM IST
In a significant milestone for the development of the New Shillong Township, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad laid the foundation for three crucial road infrastructures on Thursday.... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF intercepts vehicle loaded with clothes worth over Rs 10 lakh

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 24, 2024 9:22:58 PM IST
Troops of the 110th Battalion of the Border Security Forces intercepted a vehicle found to be loaded with a large quantity of clothing items worth more than Rs 10 lakh, "meant to be smuggled into Bangladesh," an official statement from the BSF said on Wed... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF seizes over thousand yaba tablets, three drug peddlers arrested

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 20, 2024 9:54:01 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) apprehended three drug peddlers and seized 1728 Yaba tablets from South West Khasi Hills districts in the Ranikor area in Meghalaya, the BSF said on Saturday.... read..
 

Meghalaya Chief Minister attends CIPS Awards Ceremony 2023

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 19, 2024 11:52:42 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Friday attended the Centre for Innovation in Public Systems (CIPS) Awards Ceremony 2023 at a hotel in Shillong.... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF seizes over 17,000 kg of Sugar near Indo-Bangladesh border

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 19, 2024 10:54:03 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) Meghalaya thwarted several attempts to smuggle sugar across the Indo-Bangladesh border, said BSF Meghalaya.... read..
 

"This decade will be considered as Golden period of the Northeast": Amit Shah

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 19, 2024 10:53:27 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah these 10 years under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be considered as Golden period of the Northeast.... read..
 

Assam CM Sarma attends 11th meeting of the NESAC in Shillong

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 19, 2024 10:53:23 PM IST
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday attended the 11th meeting of the North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC) Society in Shillong.... read..
 

Meghalaya: Amit Shah lays wreath at Shillong war memorial

Shillong (Meghalaya) | January 19, 2024 2:53:24 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah laid a wreath at the War Memorial at Headquarters Directorate General Assam Rifles in Meghalaya's Shillong on Friday.... read..
 

Huge amount of narcotics, fake Indian currency worth Rs 49 crore seized in Meghalaya: BSF

Shillong (Meghalaya), | January 5, 2024 4:50:21 AM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) Meghalaya Frontier seized smuggled goods, including narcotics and Fake Indian Currency Note (FICN) worth Rs 49.20 crore in 2023.... read..
 

BSF rescues 47 cattle heads being smuggled to Bangladesh through bordering areas in Meghalaya

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 30, 2023 2:20:23 PM IST
Thwarting yet another smuggling attempt, The Border Security Force rescued 47 cattle heads that were being smuggled to Bangladesh through the bordering areas of Meghalaya.... read..
 

"Govt not planning to buy chopper": Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma refutes media report

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 28, 2023 9:51:37 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma refuted media reports on Thursday of the government planning to procure a helicopter for the state, citing the substantial costs and technical expertise associated with such an acquisition.... read..
 

BSF rescues 37 cattle heads along international border in Meghalaya

Shillong ( Meghalaya) | December 19, 2023 9:51:31 PM IST
The Border Security Force personnel have rescued 37 cattle heads that were being smuggled from India to Bangladesh from the international border along Meghalaya.... read..
 

20 tonnes of Khasi Mandarin oranges flagged off from Meghalaya for Dubai

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 11, 2023 10:53:46 PM IST
On a momentous occasion on Monday, the Department of Horticulture, Government of Meghalaya, in collaboration with the Meghalaya State Agricultural Marketing Board, Government of Meghalaya, successfully organized the flag-off ceremony of 20 metric tons of ... read..
 

I-League 2023-24: Aizawl FC take off Shillong Lajong's unbeaten cloak in style

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 11, 2023 7:49:34 PM IST
Aizawl FC capitalized on Shillong Lajong FC errors to notch up a convincing 3-0 win in an I-League match at the Polo Grounds in Shillong on Sunday. For Aizawl, Lalrinzuala Lalbaknia, R Ramdinthara, and Joe Zoherliana were the scorers.... read..
 

'Exercise Vajra Prahar 2023': IAF's 'Super Hercules' carries out precision airdrop of combat troops

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 8, 2023 11:51:43 PM IST
The Indian Air Force's C-130J 'Super Hercules' aircraft has carried out a precision airdrop of combat troops as well as specialised warfighting equipment in the North Eastern sector during the Indo-US joint military exercise 'Vajra Prahar'.... read..
 

Meghalaya: 3.8 magnitude earthquake jolts Shillong

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 8, 2023 12:52:08 PM IST
An earthquake of magnitude 3.8 on the Richter Scale hit Shillong, Meghalaya on Friday at 8:46 am, said the National Center for Seismology.... read..
 

BSF Meghalaya foils smuggling attempts at Indo-Bangladesh border

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 7, 2023 11:21:42 PM IST
BSF Meghalaya foiled smuggling attempts for sugar and cattle on the international border on Wednesday.... read..
 

'Exercise Vajra Prahar 2023': India, US forces conduct joint drills in Meghalaya

Shillong (Meghalaya) | December 7, 2023 3:20:55 AM IST
As part of 'Exercise Vajraprahar 2023', the Indian Air Force (IAF) and Individual Aunmentees (IA) conducted various joint drills on Wednesday.... read..
 

BSF Meghalaya foils smuggling attempts, confiscates Rs 11 lakh worth of items

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 27, 2023 8:17:43 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) intercepted illicit smuggling activities alongside India-Bangladesh border and seized items worth Rs 11 lakhs in various operations, said an official statement by the BSF.... read..
 

I-League: Shillong Lajong FC secure hard-fought 2-1 win over TRAU FC

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 25, 2023 10:50:25 PM IST
Shillong Lajong FC earned a hard-fought 2-1 win against 10-man TRAU FC in the 2023-24 I-League on Saturday.... read..
 

BSF Meghalaya thwarts cross-border smuggling attempt; seizes goods worth Rs 11 lakh in two separate operations

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 25, 2023 5:53:24 PM IST
The troops of the Border Security Force (BSF) in Meghalaya launched an operation and thwarted smuggling attempts near the Bangladesh border in two separate operations and seized goods worth Rs 11 lakh, said an official statement by the BSF on Friday.... read..
 

NPP names two women candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha polls

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 25, 2023 12:24:39 AM IST
The National People's Party (NPP) on Friday announced names of two women candidates from the Shillong and Tura parliamentary seats for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2024.... read..
 

Meghalaya ready to have peace talks with banned outfit HNLC, says Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 23, 2023 10:51:11 AM IST
Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister and National People's Party (NPP) state president Prestone Tynsong on Wednesday said that the Centre and State government are ready to have peace talks with the top leaders of the proscribed Hynniewtrep National Liberation ... read..
 

Meghalaya: Three-day Tourism Mart showcases untapped potential of Northeast

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 22, 2023 10:17:48 AM IST
Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad K Sangma and Union Minister of State for Tourism Shripad Yesso Naik inaugurated the 11th edition of the International Tourism Mart (ITM) on November 21 in Shillong.... read..
 

Meghalaya: India-US Joint Exercise Vajra Prahar commences in Umroi

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 21, 2023 5:51:36 PM IST
The 14th edition of the Indo-US Joint Special Forces exercise "Vajra Prahar 2023" commenced at the Joint Training Node, Umroi, on Tuesday, informed the Ministry of Defence.... read..
 

Ministry of Tourism's International Tourism Mart in Shillong: A business beacon for Northeastern tourism growth

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 20, 2023 6:47:58 PM IST
The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, is set to unveil the 11th edition of the International Tourism Mart in the picturesque city of Shillong, Meghalaya, from November 21 to 23.... read..
 

Inclusivity, creativity, sustainability lie at forefront of our developmental policies: Meghalaya CM

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 19, 2023 7:51:31 AM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Saturday unveiled a comprehensive roadmap for Meghalaya's development, focusing on youth empowerment, cultural enrichment, and sustainable economic growth.... read..
 

Meghalaya gears up to host Shillong Cherry Blossom Festival 2023

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 15, 2023 12:19:14 AM IST
The stage is set for Meghalaya to host the Shillong Cherry Blossom Festival 2023, as the streets and lanes of this picturesque hill station are draped with pink and white cherry blossom trees.... read..
 

Shillong Literary Festival back with third edition, offers engaging conversations, book launches

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 14, 2023 11:18:58 PM IST
The Shillong Literary Festival is back with its third edition and began at the idyllic location of Wards Lake on Tuesday.... read..
 

BSF, Meghalaya police foil smuggling attempt near Bangladesh border; 270 sugar bags recovered

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 12, 2023 7:50:44 PM IST
The troops from the 100 Battalion BSF, stationed in the West Garo Hills of Meghalaya, launched a joint operation with the Meghalaya Police and successfully thwarted a smuggling attempt near the Bangladesh border, said a press release by BSF Meghayalaya on... read..
 

Rangdajied United Football Club to make return to national stage in I-League Third Division

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 9, 2023 3:22:23 PM IST
Having won this year's Meghalaya State League (MSL), Rangdajied United FC (RUFC) is all set to return to the Third Division League (or I-League 3) in the upcoming 2023-24 season in Goa.... read..
 

Meghalaya Deputy CM holds meeting on land records digitization for 3 autonomous district councils

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 3, 2023 10:52:28 PM IST
Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong held a meeting with the three autonomous district councils in the state on the digitization of land records on Friday.... read..
 

Indian Air Force conducts operation and maitainence activities as part of Excercise Poorvi Akash

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 3, 2023 12:47:06 PM IST
As part of the Exercise Poorvi Akash being done by the Eastern Air Command (EAC) today, round-the-clock operational, maintenance and other critical activities were undertaken across the entire command, Indian Air Force said in an official statement.... read..
 

Indian Air Force conducts operation and maintenance activities as part of Exercise Poorvi Akash

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 3, 2023 12:47:01 PM IST
As part of the Exercise Poorvi Akash being done by the Eastern Air Command (EAC) today, round-the-clock operational, maintenance and other critical activities were undertaken across the entire command, Indian Air Force said in an official statement.... read..
 

"Farmers are now understanding the value of organic farming": Meghalaya Agriculture Minister

Shillong (Meghalaya) | November 2, 2023 2:19:55 AM IST
Laying emphasis on the use of biological fertilisers and pest control acquired from animal or plant waste, Meghalaya Agriculture Minister Ampareen Lyngdoh on Wednesday said that farmers are now understanding the value of organic farming.... read..
 

"Population survey of elephants, other wildlife on our govt's agenda": Meghalaya CM Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 31, 2023 11:51:19 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Tuesday attended the Valedictory Function of Wildlife Week 2023 and said that a survey of the population of elephants and other wildlife in the State is on the government's agenda.... read..
 

Meghalaya govt hands over land for National Law University

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 31, 2023 12:22:00 AM IST
Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad K Sangma on Monday handed over land for the construction of the permanent campus of the National Law University and the State Judicial Academy to Justice Sanjib Banerjee, Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court at Mawpdang... read..
 

Eastern Air Command to conduct exercise 'Poorvi Akash' from October 30

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 24, 2023 11:18:59 PM IST
Eastern Air Command (EAC) of the Indian Air Force will conduct its annual Command level exercise - Ex Poorvi Akash from 30 October to 5 November, said an official statement from IAF.... read..
 

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma reviews Shillong's Police Bazar fire incident

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 16, 2023 12:17:01 PM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Monday visited businessman Amit Singhania's building at Police Bazar in Shillong which was completely burnt down in a massive fire that broke out on Saturday.... read..
 

"Union government committed to improving health infrastructure in Northeast": Mansukh Mandaviya

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 15, 2023 7:22:52 AM IST
Union Minister Mandukh Mandaviya on Saturday said that the union government is committed to improving health infrastructure in the northeast region.... read..
 

"Monitoring situation": Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma on North-East Express train derailment

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 12, 2023 9:16:11 AM IST
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday said that the state government is monitoring the situation following the incident in which 21 coaches of the North-East Express train in Bihar's Buxar district a day ago in which four people were killed a... read..
 

Meghalaya State Disaster Management Authority conducts mock quake drill

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 12, 2023 11:18:10 PM IST
The Meghalaya State Disaster Management Authority (MSDMA) on Thursday conducted a state-level mock exercise in all the districts of the state.... read..
 

Meghalaya: BSF foils smuggling attempt, sizes eyewear, footwear worth Rs 11 lakh

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 10, 2023 9:17:35 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) foiled a smuggling attempt in Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district and seized eyewear and footwear worth Rs 11 lakh, an official statement said on Tuesday.... read..
 

27 citizens from Meghalaya stranded in Israel have crossed over to Egypt: CM Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 8, 2023 11:19:24 PM IST
A group of 27 citizens from Meghalaya, who were stranded in the conflict zone of Israel and Palestine, have safely crossed over to Egypt, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said on Sunday.... read..
 

Meghalaya govt activates helpline number for state residents stuck in Sikkim

Shillong (Meghalaya) | October 6, 2023 9:48:55 PM IST
In view of the natural calamity in Sikkim, the Government of Meghalaya has activated helpline number 1800-345-3644 for its residents who may require assistance due to the natural calamity.... read..
 
 
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