Tripura Central University​ to introduce courses in regional languages

The Tripura Central University has decided to introduce courses in regional languages like Kokbarak, Mizo, Garo, Adi and Angami and keep 15 percent of seats reserved for students from neighbouring countries like Bangladesh, university officials said on Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 18:05 PM IST

VK Singh condemns attacks in northeast

Union Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh on Friday condemned the violent attacks in the northeast saying it was abnormal in a society known for its matriarchal nature.

Jun 07, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

Meghalaya Assembly Elections 2013: Congress edges back to power

Forecast looked skewed against Congress Chief Minister Mukul Sangma. But Congress has held fort after all.

Feb 28, 2013, 18:49 PM IST

Garo rebel arrested in Shillong

Security forces arrested a hardcore Garo rebel and his aide from an area near the Indo-Bangladesh border.

Feb 12, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Settlement with Garo rebels on anvil: Meghalaya CM

A "historic settlement" is on the anvil to resolve the issues raised by rebel A`chik National Volunteers Council (ANVC) group Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said Wednesday.

Jan 02, 2013, 13:17 PM IST

Grenade hurled at Meghalaya minister`s house

Suspected Garo rebels lobbed grenade at private house of Meghalaya Community and Rural Development Minister Saleng A. Sangma in Meghalaya`s West Garo Hills district. No injuries were reported.

Dec 01, 2012, 23:30 PM IST

Meghalaya: GNLA chief to move fresh bail plea

Chief of Meghalaya`s outlawed Garo National Liberation Army, Champion R Sangma, is likely to move a fresh bail application in a court.

Sep 12, 2012, 15:44 PM IST

Meghalaya: 3 GNLA militants, youth killed

The incident took place ahead of the April 07 raising day of the ULFA, with whose anti-talk faction GNLA is closely working with.

Apr 05, 2012, 14:17 PM IST

Four Garo militants killed in gunfight

Four militants, including a
self-proclaimed ‘deputy commander-in-chief’ of a Garo militant
outfit were killed in a gunfight with Meghalaya Police
commandos in the state’s East Garo Hills district early on Tuesday.

Aug 09, 2011, 14:58 PM IST

Garo militant group chairman killed in encounter

The outfit was floated by a former Meghalaya Police
commando Peter Marak, who was killed by the police.

Dec 02, 2010, 20:34 PM IST

Meghalaya top cop in police radar for floating militant outfit

Meghalaya Police are on the look out for one of its officers who has allegedly floated a new militant which is carrying out rampant extortion in the state.

Mar 19, 2010, 12:23 PM IST

Garo rebel group threatens to break truce

The Achik National
Volunteers Council (ANVC), a Garo rebel group under ceasefire
since 2004, has threatened to break the truce if the Centre
fails to come up with a `workable solution` to its demands.

Mar 10, 2010, 14:14 PM IST

Garo militant group makes extortion demand to pump owners

A local militant group has made
extortion demands of Rs 30 lakh to petrol pump owners in two
districts of Meghalaya triggering panic among the business

Mar 10, 2010, 14:13 PM IST