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MBOSE Meghalaya HSSLC Class 12 results declared at mbose.in: Steps to check

MBOSE Meghalaya HSSLC Class 12 results declared at mbose.in: Steps to check

The Meghalaya Board of School Education has released the HSSLC Class 12 results 2019 on its official website mbose.in. The board released the MBOSE HSSLC Science Result 2019, MBOSE HSSLC Commerce

May 08, 2019, 11:22 AM IST
Tura Lok Sabha constituency

Tura Lok Sabha constituency

National People's Party (NPP) president Conrad K Sangma had won the Tura Lok Sabha byelection in 2016 with a huge margin of 1.92 lakh. 

Mar 31, 2019, 15:09 PM IST
Shillong Lok Sabha constituency

Shillong Lok Sabha constituency

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Congress candidate Vincent H Pala had won from the seat by a margin of 40,379 votes. 

Mar 31, 2019, 14:38 PM IST
In big jolt for BJP, 18 MLAs join Conrad Sangma’s National People's Party

In big jolt for BJP, 18 MLAs join Conrad Sangma’s National People's Party

A legislator of the Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) also joined the NPP.  

Mar 20, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
Second heavily decomposed body brought out of rat-hole mine in Meghalaya

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

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 tragedy: Not abandoning operation to pull out bodies, govt tells SC

Meghalaya mine tragedy: Not abandoning operation to pull out bodies, govt tells SC

The SC had earlier expressed dissatisfaction with the rescue efforts to trace the miners and rapped the Meghalaya government for not seeking the Army's help.

Jan 21, 2019, 12:57 PM IST
Meghalaya mine tragedy: Families unable to identify dead body of a miner

Meghalaya mine tragedy: Families unable to identify dead body of a miner

The body was detected on Wednesday by Navy divers, who used an unmanned remotely-operated vehicle (ROV). The body was found at a depth of around 160 feet inside the main shaft.

Jan 19, 2019, 06:51 AM IST
Meghalaya mine tragedy: Family fails to identify body of victim

Meghalaya mine tragedy: Family fails to identify body of victim

Navy divers detected the body using an unmanned remotely-operated vehicle (ROV) at a depth of around 160 feet inside the main shaft on Wednesday.

Jan 18, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
Body of one out of 15 miners, trapped in Meghalaya mine for over a month, spotted

Body of one out of 15 miners, trapped in Meghalaya mine for over a month, spotted

The body was first spotted by rescue teams, including the Indian Navy and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), with the help of an Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (UWROV).

Jan 17, 2019, 08:52 AM IST
Meghalaya miners rescue ops update, Day 29: Take help of experts, SC to Centre, state govt

Meghalaya miners rescue ops update, Day 29: Take help of experts, SC to Centre, state govt

The miners got trapped inside a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine at Ksan near Lyteiñ River in East Jaintia Hills after water from a nearby river punctured the wall of the mine and flooded it.

Jan 11, 2019, 12:58 PM IST
Navy sends 5 ROV to survey nearby abandoned coal mines

Navy sends 5 ROV to survey nearby abandoned coal mines

On Monday, the Navy had sent a ROV down the 370-feet-deep main shaft to determine visibility at the base of the shaft, but it got stuck.

Jan 08, 2019, 21:23 PM IST
Meghalaya mine mishap: Water being pumped out, Navy divers get to work

Meghalaya mine mishap: Water being pumped out, Navy divers get to work

As many as 15 workers were trapped in a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine in Ksan area of Lumthari village in the state.

Jan 07, 2019, 23:31 PM IST
Meghalaya: Bombs hurled at BJP office in Shillong

Meghalaya: Bombs hurled at BJP office in Shillong

No casualty was reported in the explosion.

Jan 07, 2019, 18:38 PM IST
Meghalaya mine: No change in water level

Meghalaya mine: No change in water level

The divers of the Navy and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) were not able to resume the search operation for the 15 trapped miners as they could not go inside due to the high water level.

Jan 03, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Meghalaya miners should be taken out dead or alive: SC flays state government

Meghalaya miners should be taken out dead or alive: SC flays state government

Fifteen miners are trapped inside a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills district since December 13, 2018, after water from a nearby river gushed in, puncturing the mine wall. 

Jan 03, 2019, 12:26 PM IST
Trapped Meghalaya miners untraced even as Odisha firefighters pump out water

Trapped Meghalaya miners untraced even as Odisha firefighters pump out water

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) rescuers and Odisha firefighters on Tuesday began dewatering the coal mine in their bid to rescue 15 coal miners trapped in Meghalaya`s East Jaintia Hills

Jan 02, 2019, 06:56 AM IST
Rescue operations underway to trace 15 trapped Meghalaya miners; 3 helmets recovered

Rescue operations underway to trace 15 trapped Meghalaya miners; 3 helmets recovered

The miners are trapped in a 370-feet deep illegal mine in Lumthari village in the district since December 13, when water from the nearby River Lytein flooded the mine.

Dec 29, 2018, 11:19 AM IST
Day 15: Hope fades for trapped Meghalaya miners as pumps to drain pits yet to reach accident site

Day 15: Hope fades for trapped Meghalaya miners as pumps to drain pits yet to reach accident site

About 20 miners on December 13 entered a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine in Ksan area of Lumthari village in Meghalaya that is owned by Krip Chullet, a businessman.

Dec 27, 2018, 12:24 PM IST
Meghalaya miners remain trapped as NDRF resumes rescue operations

Meghalaya miners remain trapped as NDRF resumes rescue operations

As many as 15 workers are trapped since more than two weeks in a 370-foot-deep illegal coal mine in Ksan area of Lumthari village in the state.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:18 PM IST