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Meghalaya Assembly Speaker election on September 13

The ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government has decided to field the incumbent Tourism Minister, Metbah Lyngdoh as its nominee for the post of Speaker.

Sep 09, 2019, 13:32 PM IST

Meghalaya Assembly Speaker Donkupar Roy dies at 64

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled Meghalaya Assembly Speaker Donkupar Roy's death and said that he worked with diligence and helped transform many lives in the state. 

Jul 28, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

India, China to hold joint military drill in Meghalaya in December

In Umroi, the two forces will focus on counter-terror operations, the establishment of the joint command post and joint combat drill though a detailed planning meeting will be held in August.

Jul 19, 2019, 23:33 PM IST

Umiam Dam lifespan reduced by 5 years due to pollution

During the inspection, the committee found that silt deposits in the dam was very high and all types of waste including plastic waste carried by the highly polluted Umkhrah and Umshyrpi rivers accumulated in the dam.

Jul 19, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Counting of votes begins in Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura

The counting for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura started at 8 AM on Thursday. 

May 23, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 of North Eastern states on mobile, desktop on Zee News

The results for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura will be declared today. The counting is set to begin at 8 AM. In Arunachal Pradesh, 12 candidates are in the fray from two parliamentary seats of Arunachal West and Arunachal East. The voting for both these seats took place in the first phase on April 11. The two Lok Sabha seats in Manipur are Inner Manipur and Outer Manipur. 

May 23, 2019, 07:13 AM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Who will win in North Eastern states, counting of votes today

The results for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura will be declared today. In Arunachal Pradesh, 12 candidates are in the fray from two parliamentary seats of Arunachal West and Arunachal East. The voting for both these seats took place in the first phase on April 11. The two Lok Sabha seats in Manipur are Inner Manipur and Outer Manipur. A total of 12 candidates are in the fray from Inner Manipur, while eight candidates contested from Outer Manipur.

May 23, 2019, 06:13 AM IST

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May 22, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Who will win in North Eastern states, counting of votes on May 23

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May 22, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Meghalaya CEO recommends repolling at one polling station in Selsella

He said that the EC's instructions on the same are still awaited.

Apr 12, 2019, 23:19 PM IST

Congress suffers a jolt in Meghalaya, party vice-president Vice President John Filmore Kharshiing quits

Meghalaya has two Lok Sabha seats: Shillong and Tura. They will go to the polls on April 11.

Apr 05, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Second heavily decomposed body brought out of rat-hole mine in Meghalaya

The miners were trapped inside the illegal mine in Lumthari village of East Jaintia Hills district on December 13.

Feb 28, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

Meghalaya mine tragedy: Second body pulled out of flooded coal pit

The second body was detected on Wednesday evening with the help of Navy's remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV).

Feb 27, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 22, February, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Feb 22, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

Meghalaya government puts cap on weight of school bags

According to the state education department, the official order issued to the school authorities is in tune with the directives of the Union Human Resources Development Ministry.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:29 PM IST

Meghalaya: Navy divers to resume operation to retrieve body of second miner from flooded coal mine

The rescuers had located the first body on Saturday with the help of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) inside a rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya`s East Jaintia Hills.

Jan 28, 2019, 06:55 AM IST

Second miner's body recovered from flooded coal mine in Meghalaya

The first body was recovered on Thursday in a joint operation by the Indian Navy and the National Disaster Response Force, nine days after it was spotted.

Jan 26, 2019, 13:29 PM IST

Meghalaya mine mishap: Body of miner recovered; postmortem to take place

The 15 miners were trapped since December 13, 2018, in the 370-feet deep flooded coal mine at Ksan near Lytein River in the district.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Navy makes another attempt to retrieve trapped miner's body in Meghalaya

The Meghalaya coal mine tragedy came to light after five miners escaped the coal pit.

Jan 22, 2019, 22:18 PM IST