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CM says mine owners will benefit if MMDCL takes up mining of coal in state


Shillong, December 14, 2017: While justifying the decision to hand over mining of coal to the Meghalaya Mineral Development Corporation Limited (MMDCL), Chief Minister, Dr Mukul Sangma said that the mine owners would greatly benefit with this decision of the Government.

SPORTS | Meet the role model mother who is breaking all stereotypes through fitness


~~By Natasha Dkhar

Bodybuilding as we all know is a sport particularly dominated by men. They strive to achieve success through a hard and dedicated lifestyle but is it only men who can perform this type of sport? Well what about Women? Yes this sport is also accepted by women all around the world. Northeast India has some of the finest women body builders but to the state of Meghalaya this is totally a new thing. This sport is no doubt, strictly associated with men in the early years but in the recent years we have seen  a few strong and well-built women coming into the limelight.

POLITICS | HSPDP to press for introduction of Article 371 if voted to power in 2018: Ardent

Shillong, December 13, 2017: President of the Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP), Ardent Miller Basaiawmoit said that the party will press for the introduction of the Articles 371 A and 371 G which are applicable in Nagaland and Mizoram, from the Centre if voted to power after the 2018 Assembly polls in the State.

POLITICS | State Govt to convene meeting with KHADC and traditional heads to deliberate on VAB

By Our Correspondent

Shillong, December 13, 2017: Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma and KHADC Chief Executive Member (CEM) are all set to share the same platform to deliberate on the KHAD (Village Administration) Bill 2015, which is lying pending with the Ministry of Home Affairs.

CRIME | Petrol bomb attack in Shillong ahead of PM’s visit


Shillong, December 13, 2017: Just few days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the state on Dec 16, security threats have already pushed the police into action after  a petrol bomb was hurled near Lumdiengjri PS in Shillong on Tuesday evening.

CRIME | 23 kg ganja seized from Khanapara, Ri Bhoi; one arrested

Shillong, Dec 12, 2017: In a drug raid, Police on Monday seized 23 kg of ganja from Khanapara in Ri Bhoi district.

Ri-Bhoi Superintendent of Police, R Singh informed that the police with the help of the Seng Long Kmie Khanapara seized 23 kg of ganja on Monday.

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