Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma sends note to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over bid to topple govt

Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma sends note to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over bid to topple govt

 The ruling Congress in Meghalaya, which is enjoying a wafer-thin majority in the 60-member Assembly, has reportedly petitioned the party high command on attempts allegedly being made to create rift within the party.

Meghalaya CM's wife, Sangma's son file nomination papers for Tura Lok Sabha bypoll

The bypoll was necessitated following the demise of former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno A Sangma earlier this year.

PA Sangama laid to rest, thousands bid tearful farewell

PA Sangama laid to rest, thousands bid tearful farewell

Thousands today bade tearful farewell to former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno A Sangma as his remains were laid to rest at his hometown Tura, the district headquarters of West Garo Hills.

Justice Dinesh Maheshwari sworn-in as Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court

Justice Dinesh Maheswari was earlier a senior Judge of the Allahabad High Court.

Dinesh Maheshwari sworn-in as Meghalaya HC chief justice

Justice Dinesh Maheshwari of Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court was on Wednesday sworn-in as the chief justice of the Meghalaya High Court.

Shillong to hold badminton competitions; Meghalaya continue as co-hosts of South Asian Games

Shillong to hold badminton competitions; Meghalaya continue as co-hosts of South Asian Games

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to open the games in Guwahati on February 5, which is being co-hosted by Assam and Meghalaya from February 5 to 16.

12th South Asian Games: Meghalaya to boycott Executive Meet of SAG in Guwahati

12th South Asian Games: Meghalaya to boycott Executive Meet of SAG in Guwahati

The SAG meeting is to be held in Guwahati on Monday.

12th South Asian Games: Meghalaya threatens to pull out as host

12th South Asian Games: Meghalaya threatens to pull out as host

Mukul Sangma government is miffed with the Centre to shift the badminton event.

Meghalaya MLAs pay rich tributes to APJ Abdul Kalam

Legislators in Meghalaya paid rich tributes to former president APJ Abdul Kalam, who died here on July 27, during the obituary reference on the first day of the Autumn session of the Assembly on Wednesday.

Meghalaya govt to empower tribal chiefs and traditional bodies

 The Meghalaya government will come up with an alternative draft bill to empower the tribal chiefs and their traditional bodies whose powers and functions were clipped by a High Court ruling last year, the state cabinet decided today.

Extending GHADC term, a wishful thinking of Sangma: NPP

 Hitting out at Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma for extending the term of the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC), the opposition National People's Party (NPP) on Monday said it was the "wishful thinking of the Chief Minister."

India-Bangladesh land deal a fillip to trade: Meghalaya CM

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Saturday said the land agreement that was signed between India and Bangladesh would give a fillip to trade, commerce and tourism between the two countries.

All-party entity in Meghalaya to resolve boundary dispute

 The Meghalaya government today decided to constitute an entity of all political parties in the state to try to resolve the age-old boundary dispute through a mutually acceptable solution.

Meghalaya to observe Kalam's death anniversary every year

 Paying rich tributes to `Missile Man` A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Wednesday said his state plans to annually commemorate the death anniversary of the great scientist to promote his ideals.

'Sustainable livelihood should be linked to sustainable ecology'

 Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said sustainable livelihood activities of the people in the state should be linked to "sustainable ecology" in the context of concerns over issues related to climate change and global warming.

Northeast essential component of PM Modi's 'India Vision': Jitendra Singh

Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Jitendra Singh, on Wednesday said the northeast is a priority with the NDA Government and an essential component of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'India Vision'.

Still studying uranium project in Meghalaya: Minister

Union Minister of State for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh said on Tuesday that his department was still studying the proposed mining of uranium ore in Meghalaya.

V Shanmuganthan sworn in as Megahalaya governor

Senior BJP leader V Shanmuganthan was on Wednesday sworn-in as the Governor of Meghalaya at the Raj Bhavan here.

Cabinet okays ordinance to empower traditional village bodies

The Meghalaya cabinet on Monday approved an ordinance to empower traditional village bodies in the absence of a legislative measure following the High Court ruling which had struck down powers of the village chiefs.

Practice of issuing ultimatums should stop : Meghalaya CM

 Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Friday said the practice of issuing ultimatum didn't augur well for the state and urged all to desist from such acts.