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Attenborough had plans to make Khasi documentary in Meghalaya
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NGO opposes handing of two power projects to Jaypee Group

An NGO in Meghalaya has opposed handing over of two power projects in East Khasi Hills district and Jaintia Hills districts to Jaypee group. Hynniewtrep Youth Council (HYC) president Peter Lawai today questioned, 'Why is the state government in a ..., 1 month ago

Serpent goddess revered in Meghalaya village

Shillong: Almost every house in the heritage village of Nartiang in the Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya has a portrait of Goddess Bishohori or Monosha, who is worshipped as the mother of serpents. The temple of Bishohori was built by the ancient Jaintia ...
 Times of India1 month ago 48-hour bandh hits life partially in Meghalaya  The Telegraph1 month ago Normal life hit by 48-hour bandh in Meghalaya  The Assam Tribune1 month ago Normal life affected by 48-hour bandh in Meghalaya  Press Trust of India1 month ago

NGT upholds ban on coal mining in Meghalaya

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Khasi women working in a coal depot in Khliehriat town in Jaintia Hills District about 64kms from Shillong capital of Meghalaya. A file photo: Ritu Raj Konwar. TOPICS Noting that right to life ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

East Khasi Hills bandh evokes mixed response

SHILLONG: Wednesday's East Khasi Hills bandh, called by pro-mining groups, evoked mixed response. While East Khasi Hills district recorded 70% office attendance, the office of the deputy commissioner recorded 83% attendance. Few vehicles plied the ...
 Times of India1 month ago Bandh eveokes mixed response in Meghalaya  Business Standard India1 month ago

FKJGP Phulbari holds candle light vigil

TURA, Aug 20 - The Federation of Khasi Jaintia and Garo Peoples (Phulbari Circle) held a candle light vigil here on Sunday condemning the growing atrocities against residents of Garo Hills, including the cold-blooded killing of a petrol pump attendant. The ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

No permission for South Garo Hills

Shillong, Sept. 16: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today allowed the transportation of the extracted and assessed coal from Meghalaya's West Khasi Hills district, but no permission has yet been granted to the transportation of coal lying in South ...
 Calcutta Telegraph3 days ago Garo hills' coal miners protest tribunal ban  Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Garo council term extended

Shillong, Aug. 1: The Meghalaya government today extended the tenure of the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) by another six months at a time it is awaiting approval from the Centre on the peace pact with ANVC. The central government ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago NGOs oppose bill on Garo customary laws  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Court of law can interpret rules and arrive at conclusion, suggests advocate  Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago
Business Standard India

Shillong: Where serenity and chaos co-exist

I am on the Air India flight from Kolkata to Shillong, holding hands with a stranger in a grey safari suit. Powerful air currents above Umroi airport are sending our plane into momentary but horrible periods of free fall. After decades of flying, I ...
 Business Standard India16 hours ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Tribunal allows transportation of coal in Meghalaya

The National Green Tribunal has further granted permission to transport 3,86,545 metric tonnes of extracted coal from Meghalaya's West Khasi Hills district, a tribunal official said today. However, the tribunal did not grant permission to the ...
 NetIndia123.com3 days ago NGT cleared coal transport from six mining districts in Meghalaya  Logistics Guru2 weeks ago 'Transport of coal only from nine exit points'  NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago Committee constituted to check extracted coal and regulate its transportation  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Shillong rings al Qaida alert

Shillong, Sept. 8: With a boundary of over 600km with Assam and 443km with Bangladesh, Meghalaya is not taking the recent al Qaida video lightly, although there is no specific input about the presence of al Qaida in the state. In a 55-minute video ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago Assam cops assaulted  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
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