Meghalaya

Night curfew lifted in parts of Meghalaya's Shillong, situation remains tense

Police officials said that the curfew was imposed since 9 pm Saturday, following the death of two persons in two separate attacks.

Mar 01, 2020, 12:21 PM IST

Night curfew imposed, internet services suspended in 6 districts of Meghalaya after clashes during anti-CAA rally

A night curfew was imposed and internet services suspended for 48 hours in six districts of Meghalaya on Friday after clashes erupted in Shella area of East Khasi Hills during an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) rally. The six districts are--East Jaintia Hills, West Jaintia Hills, East Khasi Hills, Ri Bhoi, West Khasi Hills and South West Khasi Hills.

Feb 28, 2020, 23:06 PM IST

Northeast likely to receive rainfall from Feb 14 to 18: IMD

Dry weather is very likely to prevail over the rest of the country in the next five days, the weatherman predicted.

Feb 14, 2020, 09:56 AM IST

Indo-China joint military exercise Hand-in-Hand-2019 concludes in Meghalaya

The People's Liberations Army (PLA) contingent comprised 130 personnel of Tibet Military Command.

Dec 20, 2019, 21:17 PM IST

Protest continues in Assam against Citizenship Amendment Bill

Protest continues in Assam against Citizenship Amendment Bill. Internet has been suspended for 48 hours in Assam and Meghalaya.

Dec 13, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

Citizenship Amendment Bill becomes act with President Kovind's assent as violence grips northeast

The contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill, which was cleared in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, became an Act on Thursday night after President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent.

Dec 13, 2019, 06:27 AM IST

Centre bans Meghalaya-based insurgent group Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council

The MHA released a notification saying the HNLC along with all its factions, wings and frontal organisations has been banned for their involvement in activities aimed at breaking away those parts of Meghalaya which are inhabited by Khasi and Jaintia tribals, from India.

Nov 18, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

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

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 in North Eastern states on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 20a19 in North Eastern states on Zee News.

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

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 20a19 in North Eastern states on Zee News.

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