Meghalaya News

Meghalaya HC overrules own judge who called for Hindu India

Justice Sen had also called the process of updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam “defective as many foreigners become Indians and original Indians are left out which is very sad”.

Meghalaya MBOSE HSSLC 12th Arts results 2019: Date and time confirmed

MBOSE HSSLC 12th Arts results 2019: The results of Class 12 Arts including Class 10 will be declared on May 27, 2019. The results will be available at the webistes,,


Explained: How rocks in Meghalaya cave connect Northeast monsoon to El Niño

India’s summer monsoon, in the months of June, July, August and September, which brings in about 70% of annual rainfall in the country, is already known to be heavily influenced by the variability in sea-surface temperatures of Pacific Ocean.

Lok Sabha polls: BJP to fight it alone in Meghalaya; Congress says it’s bid to ‘fool voters’

The National People’s Party (NPP) led by Conrad Sangma heads the ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government in which the BJP is a partner.

A regrettable order

Response of Meghalaya High Court to stories in the ‘Shillong Times’ must be reconsidered and reviewed.

In Meghalaya’s tribal council polls, a positive indicator for Congress

The Congress won 10 of the 29 seats in the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council, while the National People’s Party (NPP) — which leads the MDA — won seven and ally United Democratic Party (UDP) six.


Navy detects fourth body in Meghalaya mine

At least 15 workers were trapped and feared dead inside the mine in Ksan area on December 13 — and rescue operations have been on since then.

Meghalaya: 2 killed, one critical after mob goes on rampage

The incident took place at Chanangpara village of the district on Thursday night, and according to the district’s police chief, the mob at its peak was 3000-odd strong.

NPP threatens to quit NDA if citizenship bill is passed in Rajya Sabha

Besides being in power in Meghalaya, the NPP backs the BJP governments in Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Nagaland.

Navy detects second body inside Meghalaya mine

The first body was detected on January 17 inside the mine at a depth of 160 feet and at a lateral distance of 210 feet.

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Inside Meghalaya's coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban

Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting lives at risk every day

Northeast Assembly election 2018: BJP celebrates big win in Tripura, silence in Congress HQ

After the first two hours of counting, initial trends show a neck-and-neck fight between the Left Front and the BJP in Tripura. In the 60-member House, the BJP leads in 35 seats and the Left in 24. In Meghalaya, the Congress is in a comfortable lead in 23 seats. In Nagaland, the ruling NPF has taken a lead in 30 seats. The NDPP trails, leading in 29 seats.


Lok Sabha Elections: Polling ends in Meghalaya

Polling for two Lok Sabha seats in Meghalaya began on a peaceful note in the second phase of the election.

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How a community of villagers in Meghalaya’s Mawkyrwat are running towards a better life

In the hilly trails of Meghalaya’s Mawkyrwat region, a group of villagers have inculcated a healthy new hobby: running.

There has been a significant dip in the population of India’s working women: News in Numbers

There is a dip in the population of working women across India. But the northeastern states have a prominent presence. See more:


On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: