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Schools are meant for children or pigs? asks citizens of Garo Hills

From Our Correspondent, Shillong News | Tura, March 08, 2018: 

The apathy shown towards education is not something that Meghalaya is proud of though the literacy rate in the state is above the national average, as per 2011 census. The pathetic state of the school infrastructure particularly in rural Meghalaya reflects that education in the state is in shambles.

Capturing the untold stories of women in Iewduh through pictures and narratives

Shillong News Desk | Shillong, March 07, 2018: 

International Women’s Day has become a time to reflect on progress, to call for change and to celebrate the courage and determination of women who have changed history. International Women’s Day is an occasion to review how far women have come in their struggle for equality, peace and development. It is also an opportunity to unite, network and mobilise for meaningful change.

Mystery behind Johnathone murder, Sohan killing still haunts Garo Hills

From Our Correspondent, Shillong News | Tura, March 07, 2018: 

Amidst all the political developments in the state, the demand for NIA investigation into the murder of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), candidate from Williamnagar, Jonathone N Sangma has not died down in Garo Hills with the cry for justice growing ever louder by the day.

Conrad keeps Finance, James gets Home, Health goes to Hek, Lakmen gets Education

By Our Reporter, Shillong News | Shillong, March 07, 2018: 

A day after Conrad Sangma was sworn in as the new chief minister of Meghalaya and 11 other MLAs as cabinet ministers, the portfolios have been allotted to the ministers of the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government where the chief minister has taken 5 portfolios including those not allotted to any minister.

First Cabinet Meeting of NPP led MDA government held

By Our Reporter, Shillong News | Shillong, March 07, 2018: 

The First Cabinet Meeting of the NPP led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance Government was held at the Main Secretariat here today.

Pro-tem speaker administers oath of office of 57 newly elected MLAs

By Our Reporter, Shillong News | Shillong, Mar 07, 2018:

The newly-elected MLAs of Meghalaya on Wednesday took oath as members of the state assembly.

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