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UDP confident of winning Ranikor

MAWKYRWAT/ SHILLONG: United Democratic Party (UDP) Ranikor circle is confident of winning the Ranikor by-poll as the BJP's Ranikor unit leaders and almost all the supporters of former NPP candidate, Donkupar Massar have decided to rally…

Diptayan wins FIDE chess tournament

GUWAHATI: Grand Master Diptayan Ghosh clinched the title of 2nd International FIDE Rating Chess Tournament which concluded at Desbhakta Tarun Ram Phookan auditorium here on Friday. Ghosh was awarded a trophy and prize money of Rs 50,000.…

UDP wants to contest against Conrad

TURA/SHILLONG: UDP leaders in Garo Hills are keen to field a candidate against Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma in the South Tura by-election. UDP is a partner in the ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance. The move comes a day after Cabinet…

World Population day celebrated

NONGSTOIN/ Jowai: World Population Day was celebrated on July 11 at Bishop Hall, Nongstoin which was organised by the office of the District Medical & Health Officer Nongstoin. M.Kharbhih, District Social Welfare Officer West Khasi…

Ex-guv, Mukul’s father pass away

TURA/SHILLONG: Former Meghalaya Governor MM Jacob and father of former chief minister Mukul Sangma, Binoy Bhusan Marak passed away in Kottayam and Tura, respectively, on Sunday. Jacob, the longest serving governor of the state (1995-2007)…

NCC Directorate creates history on intl yoga day

Shillong/tura: NCC Directorate (NE Region) in Shillong achieved a milestone on Thursday by displaying the largest demonstration of NCC cadets performing yoga on the occasion of the 4th International Yoga Day led by Maj Gen Raju Chauhan ,ADG…

Rymbai takes over at JHADC

JOWAI/SHILLONG: Amwi-Khliehtyrshi MDC, Madonbai Rymbai was unanimously elected as the new chief executive member during a special session of the Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council (JHADC) here on Thursday. Rymbai was elected as the…

Railway projects need unanimous decision: Jirang MLA

SHILLONG: NPP MLA from Jirang, Sosthenes Sohtun feels that a collective idea from various stakeholders with regard to the contentious issue of bringing railway projects to the state is important. Speaking to reporters here on Thursday,…