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Live Updates on Prime Minister Modi’s visit to Shillong!

Shillong | December 16, 2017

AIZAWL/SHILLONG:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting Mizoram and Meghalaya today to inaugurate various development projects. The Prime Minister will address public meetings and also fund young entrepreneurs launch several infrastructure projects. PM Modi is scheduled to reach Aizawl in the morning before heading to Shillong later in the day. PM Modi’s visit will also give momentum to BJP’s campaign ahead of Assembly elections in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura early next year.

5 reasons why you should visit Double Decker Root Bridge in Meghalaya this winter!


Far from the madding crowd, away from the mental chaos is a place called Nongriat in Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya. One of the few places, probably in the world, that offers a perfect balance of serene atmosphere, natural ecosystem, a traditional and a simple lifestyle and a very basic infrastructure.  Meghalaya is a preferred gateway to a plethora of picturesque trekking destinations covered in greenery, surrounded by lush mountains, stretches of pine forests, numerous waterfalls, caves and rapid streams. This beautiful region has many waterfalls and rivers, which please your eyes and keep the aura soothing. Trekking in such a beautiful environment is a different experience, which allures tourists from far-flung areas.

KHADC CEM PN Syiem resigns from Congress

Shillong, December 15, 2017: In yet another major turn of political event in Meghalaya,  KHADC CEM PN Syiem has tendered the resignation from the MLA’s post this morning to the Speaker at the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.

POLITICS | Meghalaya legislators bid goodbye as house meets for last session

SHILLONG, December 15, 2071: The last session of the present Meghalaya Assembly was adjourned sine die on Thursday after members from both sides of the 60-member house exchanged parting shots ahead of the upcoming assembly elections scheduled in February.

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.

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