Meghalaya police files chargesheet against Minister Deborah Marak

 Meghalaya Police have chargesheeted Social Welfare Minister Deborah C Marak for allegedly using the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants to intimidate voters during the Assembly elections last year.

Exemplary punishment demanded for killing Meghalaya girl

Civil society groups Tuesday condemned the beheading of a girl in Meghalaya's East Garo Hills district and demanded "exemplary" punishment for the accused.

Chilling video shows GNLA militants thrashing 'police informers'
Chilling video shows GNLA militants thrashing 'police informers'

A chilling video has come to the fore in Meghalaya, which shows alleged militants of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) mercilessly thrashing suspected “police informers”.

Five militants killed in past 24 hours in Meghalaya

Five militants have been killed in the past 24 hours in the insurgency-ridden Garo Hills region in Meghalaya, including two ASAK militants killed in North Garo Hills bordering Assam, a top police official said.

Three militants killed in encounter Meghalaya`s East Garo Hills district

Three armed militants were shot dead and one person was injured in an encounter in Meghalaya`s East Garo Hills district on Thursday during Operation `Hill Storm`.

Meghalaya government to examine rebels` demand for talks: CM

The Meghalaya government will examine the demand of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) for the release of its jailed chairman as a pre-condition for peace talks, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said Tuesday.

Blast in Meghalaya, no casualties

Suspected rebels of the Garo National Liberation Army triggered a blast at a petrol pump in Meghalaya but there were no casualties, police said.

Four coal miners killed in Meghalaya

Four coal miners were buried alive when walls of a 50-meter deep pit collapsed in Gare Gittim area in East Garo Hills district of Meghalaya, police said on Thursday.

Blast in Meghalaya, GNLA rebels` hand suspected

Nine Meghalaya Police personnel had a close shave Tuesday when suspected Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels triggered a blast on their convoy`s route in the East Garo Hills district, police said.

Two Garo rebels killed in encounter

2 Garo rebels were shot dead in encounter with security forces in Meghalaya`s East Garo Hills while self-styled area commander of Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) had a narrow escape.

GNLA militants attack jail, kill assistant jailer

Heavily-armed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants today stormed Meghalaya`s East Garo Hills district jail killing an Assistant Jailer and critically injuring a warder, officials said.

Four GNLA cadres killed on Assam-Meghalaya border

Four members of the militant group Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) were killed in a gun battle with security forces in East Garo Hills district of Meghalaya on the Assam-Meghalaya border early Thursday

Bridge collapse: Administration orders probe

Meghalaya has ordered a magisterial enquiry into collapse of a foot bridge in remote
East Garo Hills district.

NE: Footbridge collapses, American couple injured

An American couple and 35 other people sustained minor injuries when a footbridge
collapsed in Meghalaya`s remote East Garo Hills district, police said.

Two militants killed in gunfight

Two militants were killed during a gunfight with a joint team of Meghalaya Police and Army in East Garo Hills.

Bid to torch house foiled, reconciliation initiatives on

The authorities thwarted
miscreants` attempt to torch a house in the ethnic-riot hit
East Garo Hills district of Meghalaya and scotched rumours on
time to prevent any flare-up, officials said on Sunday.

Paramilitary forces deployed in East Garo Hills

Additional paramilitary forces were deployed in abandoned villages and sensitive areas in and around ethnic violence-hit East Garo Hills district, even as curfew was relaxed for six hours at Resubelpara subdivision.