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Meghalaya government


Meghalaya CM for use of Khasi and Garo languages in Assembly

July 05, 2022 12:28 pm

The development comes in the wake of several discussions initiated by the state government to get the local languages included in the eighth schedule of the Constitution of India.

Court pulls up Meghalaya government for turning blind eye to rampant illegal coal mining in state

March 09, 2022 4:13 am

The order follows a visit by the three-judge bench, accompanied by the state chief secretary, to Khliehriat in East Jaintia Hills district, the hub of coal mining in Meghalaya.

Eat more beef than chicken, mutton, fish: BJP Minister

July 31, 2021 9:10 pm

Sanbor Shullai, a senior BJP leader who was sworn in as a cabinet minister last week, said everybody was free to eat whatever they want in a democratic country.

Meghalaya further lowers petrol, diesel retail prices by over Rs 5 per litre

February 16, 2021 11:27 pm

The new retail price of petrol will be Rs 85.86 from its current price of Rs 91.26, while the new retail price of diesel will be Rs 79.13 from its present rate of Rs 86.23 in the state capital, said Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma.

MHA asks Meghalaya to speed up border fencing work

April 16, 2014 2:51 am

Meghalaya shares a 443-km border with Bangladesh, of which around 70 km is unfenced and has terrain difficult to patrol.

CMJ promoter swindled Rs 2-cr fund

June 12, 2013 1:13 am

The Meghalaya government has found that the promoter of the controversial CMJ University,Chandra Mohan Jha, had discreetly withdrawn the varsity’s endowment fund worth Rs 2 crore.

Meghalaya to remove additional advocate general

May 14, 2013 1:26 am

Meghalaya government would remove Additional Advocate General S P Mahanta after a local court last week indicted him in a land-grab case in the city.

Meghalaya govt considers introducing Chinese in schools

August 12, 2011 1:44 pm

CM said the subject would be introduced as an elective subject in state-run schools.