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Pressure groups call for a 3-day bandh in Garo Hills

Pressure groups call for a 3-day bandh in Garo Hills

Meghalaya, April 9: Opposing the participation of non-tribal in the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) elections, pressure groups have called for a three-day bandh across the Garo Hills region. Organizations like Garo Students’ Union...
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Meghalaya: Cancer patients suffer for no fault of theirs

Meghalaya, April, 7: The cancer patients in the Meghalaya have been made to suffer due to the delay in the appointment of a Medical Physicist to administer radiotherapy treatment at Shillong Civil Hospital. It is reported...
MeECL records highest-ever bill collection at Rs 102.88 crore

MeECL records highest-ever bill collection at Rs 102.88 crore

Meghalaya, April 5: The Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL) registered a record high collection of bills for the month of March 2021. According to a statement posted by Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited on Facebook on...
Meghalaya: 5 die at a deep well construction site in West Jaintia Hills, 2 rescued

Meghalaya: 5 die at a deep well construction site in West Jaintia Hills, 2...

Meghalaya, March 30: At least five people lost their lives after they inhaled toxic fumes while working at a deep well construction site in the West Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya. Seven people were working...
Meghalaya: Man accused of cheating Rs 75 lakh by Facebook user

Meghalaya: Man accused of cheating Rs 75 lakh by Facebook user

Meghalaya, March 29: One person lodged a complaint with the West Garo Hills (WGH) police on Sunday, stating that a Facebook user had accused him of cheating Rs 75 lakh and termed the allegations...
Weather: IMD warns of rainfall spell over Meghalaya

Weather: IMD warns of rainfall spell over Meghalaya

Meghalaya, March 29: Meghalaya weather is likely to experience an “enhanced pre-monsoon rainfall spell” for four days starting Monday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), Shillong, informed in a statement issued here. “Under the influence of...
Meghalaya on the brink of another power crisis

Meghalaya on the brink of another power crisis

Meghalaya, March 17: Meghalaya is on the brink of another power crisis, the third in a month, as utility NEEPCO sent a notice to the state government, stating that it would regulate supply from...
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Meghalaya has second highest the cancer incidence rate in the country: Health Minister

Meghalaya, 12th March: Meghalaya Health Minister A.L. Hek said East Khasi Hills district has the highest tobacco-related cancer cases and also the second-highest incidence rate in the country. "Yes, it is a fact that as...
Tura reels underwater crisis owing to load shedding in Meghalaya

Tura reels underwater crisis owing to load shedding in Meghalaya

Meghalaya, March 8: Meghalaya’s Tura in West Garo Hills (WGH) has been reeling under a water crisis for the past three days after various pumping houses could not work because of the load shedding...
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Uttarakhand, Assam, Meghalaya may witness scattered rains and thunderstorms

Assam, 6 March: A fresh western disturbance is set to affect the Western Himalayan Region (WHR), causing isolated snowfall over Ladakh, Jammu & Kashmir, and Himachal Pradesh from Saturday afternoon, the peak will fall on...