State bureaucrats to approach central body

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya IAS Officers' Association has expressed shock and anguish over the judgment of a special CBI court in New Delhi on Monday that sentenced K.S Kropha and two others to three years' in prison. The association, which…

HC finds loopholes in HLSC report

SHILLONG: The High Court of Meghalaya has pointed out several shortcomings in the report of the High Level Scrutiny Committee (HLSC) that examined the score sheets of candidates for recruitment of teachers in 2008-09. The court on Monday…

BJP Mahila chief asked to speak in English

SHILLONG: A section of the media on Monday asked national president of BJP Mahila Morcha Vijaya Rahatkar to speak in English at a press conference in the city on Monday as they were not conversant with Hindi. The request from the media…

Drop Kropha, demands state BJP

SHILLONG: BJP state president Shibun Lyngdoh has demanded that Chief Secretary K.S Kropha be dropped following his conviction by a CBI court in a coal block allocation case. Speaking to reporters on Monday, he said, "We demand that he be…

MHIS-III enrolment from June 1

SHILLONG: Enrolment of names for the third phase of the Megha Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) will start from June 1, said Health Secretary H.M Shangpliang. Addressing a gathering at a state-level workshop on 'MHIS and Senior Citizen Health…

High Court notice to MTC MD

SHILLONG: The High Court of Meghalaya has issued a notice to the MD of Meghalaya Transport Corporation (MTC), A Nikhla to show cause as to why contempt proceedings should not be initiated against her. As many as five employees of the…

Shylla supporters back Kharshiing

SHILLONG: The 'supporters' of UDP's Nongkrem MDC HS Shylla have opposed his decision to back HSPDP president Ardent Basaiawmoit in the 2018 Assembly election. Shylla's supporters from Mylliem Lum instead decided to throw their weight behind…

Two ex-MLAs, others from Jirang to join NPP

SHILLONG: Two ex-MLAs along with a few others from Jirang constituency will join the National People's Party (NPP) on Tuesday. Former MLAs Snomik Kalwing and Rev G Lyngdoh besides other leaders like Wesley Doloi, Kiewshaphrang Thabah,…