Mon, 22 May 2017

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    IAF Chief Reviews Security Scenario in Northeast

IAF Chief Reviews Security Scenario in Northeast

Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa on Friday reviewed the security scenario in the northeast with commanders from the Eastern Air Command. Dhanoa, who arrived in

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    Bangladesh No Longer Safe for Indian Insurgents: BSF

Bangladesh No Longer Safe for Indian Insurgents: BSF

Bangladesh is no longer a safe haven for Indian insurgents, Border Security Force (BSF) Director General K.K. Sharma said on Friday. “They (Indian insurgents) are no longer active in Bangladesh.

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    Meghalaya Lost Around Rs 400 Crore Per Year Due to Coal Ban

Meghalaya Lost Around Rs 400 Crore Per Year Due to Coal Ban

Meghalaya deputy chief minister RC Laloo on Thursday clarified that money power will not work in the upcoming assembly polls, especially in Jaintia Hills, due to the ban on rat-hole

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    Meghalaya Thinks of MMDC Option to Begin Coal Mining

Meghalaya Thinks of MMDC Option to Begin Coal Mining

Meghalaya government on Wednesday said that coal mining could be legally carried out by Meghalaya Mineral Development Corporation Ltd (MMDC) in the state where mining of coal was banned three

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    Meghalaya Approves 100% Salary Enhancement for 7000 Teachers

Meghalaya Approves 100% Salary Enhancement for 7000 Teachers

Meghalaya cabinet on Tuesday approved 100 percent salary enhancement for over 7000 teachers in government-aided schools with retrospective effect from January 1, 2017. “We have approved the proposal of the

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    Himanta Biswa Sarma will Create More Problems for BJP: Meghalaya CM

Himanta Biswa Sarma will Create More Problems for BJP: Meghalaya CM

War of words between Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma and Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has taken a new turn when Sangma alleged that Sarma would create more problems for

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No Negotiations with Rebel Outfits: Meghalaya DGP

  No Negotiations with Rebel Outfits: Meghalaya DGP

There will be no negotiations with rebel outfits in Meghalaya and counter insurgency operations in the Garo Hills against outlawed

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Over Rs 1 Lakh in Fake Currency Seized, Two Held in Meghalaya

  Over Rs 1 Lakh in Fake Currency Seized, Two Held in Meghalaya

Two persons were arrested on Monday in West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya in connection with a fake currency racket

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14-Yr-Old Raped in Meghalaya

  14-Yr-Old Raped in Meghalaya

Two persons including a minor were thrashed by angry villagers in East Garo Hills district of Meghalaya after they allegedly

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BSNL to Set up 111 Base Towers in Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura

  BSNL to Set up 111 Base Towers in Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Chief General Manager K K Saxena on Saturday said the company will set up 111

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NEHU Confers Degrees Amid Protest in Meghalaya

  NEHU Confers Degrees Amid Protest in Meghalaya

Amid protest from the agitating students, the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) on Friday conferred degrees to nearly 9,000 candidates

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Suspected GNLA Rebels Attack Coal Trucks in Garo Hills

  Suspected GNLA Rebels Attack Coal Trucks in Garo Hills

The suspected militants of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) allegedly fired at the coal truck moving through the National

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Meghalaya Villagers Find Alternate Source of Income in ‘Traditional Weaving’

  Meghalaya Villagers Find Alternate Source of Income in ‘Traditional Weaving’

In a bid to promote Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious initiative of ‘Make in India’ under the north east region

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MHA Reviews Implementation of Peace Pact in Meghalaya

  MHA Reviews Implementation of Peace Pact in Meghalaya

In a recent move by the Centre to review the progress of the agreed text of Settlement Peace Pact that

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Install Statue of PA Sangma and Rename Roads After Him: NPP

  Install Statue of PA Sangma and Rename Roads After Him: NPP

The National Peoples’ Party (NPP) on Wednesday requested the Meghalaya government to install statue of former Lok Sabha Speaker P

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Meghalaya NGO Urges Modi to Seal BOPs Along Indo-Bangla Border

  Meghalaya NGO Urges Modi to Seal BOPs Along Indo-Bangla Border

A Meghalaya-based NGO, the Achik Indigenous Justice Initiative Forum (AIJIF), has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding that the Border

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Himanta’s Statement, an Emotional Outburst in Political Wilderness, Says Meghalaya Congress

  Himanta’s Statement, an Emotional Outburst in Political Wilderness, Says Meghalaya Congress

Reacting to the recent statements of BJP leader and Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma regarding the poor governance under the

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