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.
Champion R Sangma, who headed the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army in Meghalaya, has been granted bail in one more case.
Five policemen were killed in western Meghalaya Tuesday when tribal militants ambushed a police team on its way to a jail to take charge of a prisoner, officials said.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced an ex-gratia grant of Rs two lakh to the next of kin of the 8 coal miners killed in South Garo Hills on Sunday night.
Unidentified men gunned down eight coal miners and injured three others in Meghalaya`s South Garo Hills district, police said Monday.
An armed militant of the banned GNLA has surrendered to BSF in South Garo Hills district of Meghalaya, a BSF official said on Thursday.
Three persons were shot dead and five others injured in a daring attack by outlawed Garo tribal militants on joint security forces on patrol duty.
Meghalaya state government wants to hold private mine owners responsible for any mishap in their mines.
A Meghalaya Police personnel was killed and 3 others injured in an encounter with the banned GNLA rebels near Gasuapara in South Garo Hills district.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon