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Lone topper from Garo Hills attributes success to early grooming, parents

From Our Correspondent, Shillong News | Tura, May 10, 2018: 

Standing out in the crowd of students, Nishtha Barman Hajong of Don Bosco College today became the lone student from Garo Hills to secure a rank in the Top 10 list of the HSSLC (Science) exams 2018, the results of which was declared today morning.

30-yr-old man dies after slipping in Mawkdok area

SHILLONG | Nov 29, 2018: 

In a tragic incident, a 30-yr-old man lost his life after he suddenly slipped and fell while working in the Stone Quarry in Laitkhroh, Mawkdok area in East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya on November 27.

Meghalaya: Tragic Sohryngkham accident kills 1, injures 9

By Our Reporter, Shillong News | Shillong, Feb 05, 2018: 

In a tragic incident, one person lost his life and 9 others were injured in a road mishap which took place at Sohryngkham Mawlyndep near MeECL Complex in East Khasi Hills on Monday morning.

According to the police, a red colour Alto K10 collided with a tourist vehicle (Indigo) at Sohryngkham (Shillong – Jowai highway) at around 10.15 am on Monday, leaving one dead and 9 occupants of the two vehicles seriously injured.

The deceased identified Wisemanson Kharnaior, resident of Mawlai Phudmuri was declared brought dead by the attending Medical & Health Officer Civil Hospital Shillong while the injured persons are still undergoing treatment.

The injured persons have been identified as — Wiserith Niel Kitbok Myrthonng, Kami Sichuan (20), Shanmiki Suchiang (3), Baiamon Suchiang (3 ), Mailing Bang (52), Faster Nongpoh (12), Bolts Nongrum (19), Lainaika Nongpoh (37), Drinks Suiai (35).



Bangladesh border guards “illegally” enter Meghalaya to “stall” construction of road in Muktapur

SHILLONG | July 23, 2019:

The  Jaintia Students Union’ have strongly objected the action on the part of the Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) for “illegally” entering into Indian territory to stop the construction of a road at Muktapur, a village located along the Indo-Bangladesh border on Saturday.

We intend to set up open air gym across all districts of Meghalaya: Conrad

open air gym

TURA | Oct 26, 2019:

Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Saturday said that the government intend to set up open air gym across all districts of the state to promote fitness initiative as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Fit India Movement.

UDP leader, Brolding Nongsiej to be sworn-in as new cabinet minister tomorrow

SHILLONG | Sept 17, 2019:

A leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP), H Brolding Nongsiej, an MLA from Mawthadraishan will be sworn in as the new member of the Council of Ministers of Meghalaya at Raj Bhavan on Wednesday at 11 am.

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