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West Garo Hills district

4-year-old boy goes missing from marriage party in Meghalaya

A senior police officer said all aspects in the case are being looked at, including that of kidnapping.

Dec 28, 2018, 00:31 AM IST

PA Sangma's body arrives in Tura for funeral on Monday

The body of former Meghalaya chief minister Purno Agitok Sangma was on Saturday brought to his native place at Tura where his funeral will take place on Monday.

Mar 05, 2016, 15:14 PM IST

Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma no more: All about the jovial leader from Meghalaya

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno Agitok Sangma, or PA Sangma, died of a heart attack today.

Mar 04, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

Govt orders 2-day shutdown of schools in WGH Meghalaya district

The Meghalaya government on Wednesday asked all schools in West Garo Hills district to remain shut for the next 48 hours for the safety of school going children as heavy rainfall has triggered flood and landslips in the state.

Aug 19, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Five persons die in landslips in Meghalaya

Five persons, including four of a family, were on Tuesday killed in two separate incidents of landslips triggered by incessant rains in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district.

Jun 16, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Five bodies exhumed from mass grave in Meghalaya

The bodies of five persons, including that of a school teacher and an elderly woman, were recovered from a mass grave in a remote village in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district, a police official said on Wednesday.

Feb 25, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Three executed by tribal militants for refusing to pay extortion in Meghalaya

Three persons were executed by tribal militants after they refused to pay extortion money, while one escaped with bullet injuries in Meghalaya`s West Garo Hills district, police said on Wednesday.

Feb 05, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Three policemen arrested and suspended for molesting girl

Three policemen were arrested and suspended from service for allegedly molesting a 12-year-old girl in Meghalaya`s West Garo Hills district, police said.

Jan 04, 2014, 15:27 PM IST