Meghalaya approves set up of Directorate of Food Processing

Shillong |May 16 Newmai News Network   Farmers across Meghalaya may soon have an easier time with their perishable goods after the Meghalaya cabinet has approved a proposal for the setting up of the Directorate of Food Processing in the Meghalaya.   “We have approved the proposal for the setting up of the Directorate of […]

Conrad Sangma Government moves to regulate teer sport in Meghalaya

Newmai News Network Shillong | May 16   Aimed at setting some regulations on the popular arrow shooting sport locally known as ‘teer’, the Meghalaya Cabinet has approved the Meghalaya Regulation of the Game of Arrow Shooting and Sale of Teer Tickets Ordinance, 2018.   This decision was taken after the Meghalaya Amusement and Betting […]

Manipur, Meghalaya high courts get new chief justices

New Delhi, May 12 (PTI):  Two judges from the Jammu and Kashmir High Court have been appointed as chief justices of the Meghalaya and the Manipur high courts. Separate Law Ministry notifications said Justice Ramlingam Sudhakar, who originally belongs to the Madras High Court and is currently functioning as acting chief justice of the Jammu and […]

NPP to go all out for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

NPP to go all out for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

National People’s Party NPP legislators and members from North East during a felicitation programme at U Soso Tham Auditorium on May 9.   SHILLONG, MAY 9 (NNN): The National People’s Party (NPP) is going all out in the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha polls, having decided to contest all the seats in the North East region. […]

NPP will win Ampati by-election: Conrad Sangma

Shillong, May 7 (PTI): Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma today said his party, the NPP, will win the Ampati Assembly seat in the upcoming by-election, as the partys recent victory in Williamnagar will have an effect on it.   The National Peoples Party (NPP) candidate Marcuis Marak won the Williamnagar seat by a margin […]

Composite Regional Centre for PWDs to be set up in Shillong

Newmai News Network  Shillong | May 2   The Centre has assured that Shillong will soon be home to a Composite Regional Centre for People with Disabilities (PWDs) which will create resources and infrastructure required for developing services for Meghalaya’s PWDs.   This was assured by the Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Dr. […]

NE regional conference on natural calamities

Newmai News Network Shillong | April 30   Standing united as one against a formidable opponent – natural calamities, experts from all over the North Eastern and other parts of the country are on a two-day brain storming session since today in Meghalaya to share ideas and find ways and means to mitigate the damage […]

Meghalaya DG gets 3-month extension

Shillong, April 30 (PTI): Meghalaya Director General of Police SB Singh was granted a three-month extension of service after his superannuation day today, officials said here.   Singh, a 1986 batch IPS officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre, was appointed the DG last year.   “The Ministry of Home Affairs has conveyed the extension of his service today and it was faxed to the […]

After highlighting on development of National highways, JICA focuses on Health, Education, and Livelihood

Newmai News Network Shillong|April 24   Focusing on Health, Education, and Livelihood apart from Road infrastructure development, a study team from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) held its first meeting with Meghalaya planning department in Shillong.   The nine member delegation from JICA was headed by Chiaki Kurinama, Special Advisor and Chief Consultant. During the […]

Aadhaar enrolment in Meghalaya at 23.42%

Newmai News Network Shillong | April 20   Around 7,56,529 out of the 32,30,132 projected 2017 population of Meghalaya have already opted for Aadhaar enrolment bringing the percentage of enrolled people to a measly 23.42%.   Giving a statement relating to a call attention notice by KHNAM MLA Adelbert Nongrum, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said […]

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