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Woman murdered, body dumped in river, husband absconds

TURA | Aug 23, 2019:

In a horrific incident, a woman was found “murdered” and her body dumped near a river at Rajpur under Phulbari PS in West Garo Hills (WGH) on Thursday afternoon.

Rape accused, friend escape while being apprehended by Police

TURA | Aug 23, 2019:

Two persons, accused of being involved in a sexual assault case, escaped while being apprehended by the police in the South West Garo Hills district (SWGH).

Living Architectural Bridge to be promoted in Garo Hills

Tura | August 23, 2019:

With a view to promote and preserve the unique indigenous Living Architectural Root Bridge in Garo Hills region, the Deputy Commissioner, West Garo Hills Ram Singh convened a meeting with the Members of Living Bridge Foundation, Meghalaya Shillong and other related departments of the district including Forest and Environment, PHE, Soil and Water Conservation, IBDLP, CLLMP at DRDA Conference Hall, Tura.

Allow minority institutions to manage schools: Meghalaya to Centre

SHILLONG | August 23, 2019:

The Meghalaya government has urged the Centre that minority institutions should be allowed to manage the school managing committees through their sponsoring bodies so as not to dilute the initiatives taken by them, especially in the elementary section.

8-yr-old girl raped in South Garo Hills

TURA | Aug 23, 2019:

A man hailing from a village in South Garo Hills was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a minor from the same village.

Another drug bust in Shillong; Yaba tablets seized from Polo

SHILLONG | Aug 22, 2019:

In a joint operation by ANTF EKH and Intel unit of DG Assam Rifles, 3779 Yaba tablets were seized which weigh around 385 gms from the parking lot at Polo, Shillong.

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