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Major highway projects in Northeast India moving at snail’s pace

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Shillong, November 25, 2017: Continuing its initiative of reducing projects with the overburdened Border Roads Organisation (BRO) and the resultant delays and cost over-runs, the government is transferring over 2,000 km of upcoming highway projects to the fledgling, state-owned National Highways Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (NHIDCL), according to informed sources.

TNT TV- Glimpses of Meghalaya’s Seng Kut Snem 2017

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Shillong, November 25, 2017: A hundred and eighteen years and counting, the Seng Khasis or the Khasi community following the indigenous faith continues to celebrate the renaissance and awakening of the Khasi community and this year was no exception as the streets of Shillong was covered in festivity as people danced through the streets to the sound of the drums and chanting the traditional cry “Hoii kiew”.

Meghalaya: Government to restart lotteries

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Shillong, November 25, 2017: Mukul Sangma, the Chief Minister of Meghalaya announced that the Excise Registration Taxation Stamps Department (ERTS)  has notified the new lottery rules and that there would soon be a bidding process to appoint a distributor to market the state government’s lotteries in states where such lottery sales are permitted. Sangma added that the government would prefer paper lotteries over online lotteries and the same would apply to central law, Lotteries (Regulation) Act, 1998 and rules framed there under.

Meghalaya: Krang Suri falls is emerging as a destination for nature lovers

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Shillong, November 25, 2017 : The Northeast region of India contains breath-taking beauty and is every traveller’s dream to visit. Out of the innumerable number of beautiful tourist spots in the region, the Krang Suri falls of Meghalaya is the most under-rated.

Meghalaya: V.P. Vaish transferred to Allahabad High Court

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Shillong, November 22, 2017:  V.P. Vaish judge of Meghalaya High Court has been transferred to Allahabad High Court.

The judge will take charge and resume office in Allahabad High Court on November 27.

In honour of Justice Vaish, a full court reference was held on Wednesday which was attended by Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari, Advocate General B.P. Todi, senior Advocate, G.S. Massar and other lawyers.
Vaish shared his experiences in Meghalaya and thanked judicial fraternity and staff for their cooperation.

Meghalaya: PDF releases first list of candidates for upcoming 2018 Assembly Polls

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Shillong, November 24: The Central Election Committee (CEC) of the People’s Democratic Front (PDF) on Thursday released its first list of candidates for the upcoming 2018 Assembly elections.

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