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Circumcision of tribal boys illegal, says Magisterial inquiry

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 18:10

A magisterial inquiry into the `ritual circumcision` of 11 tribal boys at a state-run super specialty hospital near here, has declared it illegal.

Fishes die in Meghalaya river, probe initiated

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 18:31

Several thousand fishes have died in a river near the Indo-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya`s East Jaintia Hills district since last Saturday following which a probe has been initiated, officials said Thursday.

Seven persons electrocuted in Meghalaya

Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 17:24

Seven persons, including five minors, were on Thursday electrocuted in a remote village in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district, officials said.

Seven electrocuted in Meghalaya

Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 13:40

Seven people, including five minors, were electrocuted to death in Meghalaya`s East Jaintia Hills district on Thursday, an official said.