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UDP blames CAB, link with BJP for defeat in LS polls

SHILLONG | June 15, 2019:

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has blamed the issue of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and the link with the BJP for their defeat of the party in the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls from Shillong Parliamentary seat.

Conrad terms education as ‘blood’ of entire system; stresses on need to improve quality of this sector

SHILLONG | June 14, 2019:

Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Friday has expressed disappointment over the dismal performance of the students in the recently concluded Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examinations.

Meghalaya submits report on Shillong Sikhs to MHA

NEW DELHI | June 14, 2019: (PTI)

After the Shiromani Akali Dal’s intervention, the Meghalaya government Thursday submitted its report to the Ministry of Home Affairs “assuring the safety” of Punjabi settlers in Shillong, said party leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa.

Them Iew Mawlong issue: Apex Sikh body meets James Sangma; disagrees with relocation proposal

SHILLONG | June 13, 2019:

The four-member delegation of the apex Sikh body Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhik Committee (SGPC) today met Meghalaya Home Minister, James PK Sangma to urge upon the State Government not to relocate the Sikh living from the Harijan Colony at Them Iew Mawlong.

MHIS Registration drive extended till August 31

Shillong, June 13, 2019: The Chief Executive Officer, Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) & Secretary Health & Family Welfare, Government of Meghalaya has informed that the registration drive under Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana in convergence with Megha Health Insurance Scheme Phase IV is in progress and has been extended from the 31st May, 2019 to 31st August, 2019.

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Shillong teacher to represent India in International Forum in Geneva next month

SHILLONG | June 13, 2019:

In a matter of pride for the state and the entire Northeast, a Shillong-based Physics teacher, Rahul S Chatterjee has been awarded the prestigious “International High School Teacher Programme” fellowship for a two-week training programme at CERN, Geneva, Switzerland to be held in the month of July.

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