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Meghalaya village council files FIR against scribe Patricia Mukhim for social media post on assault case
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Meghalaya village council files FIR against scribe Patricia Mukhim for social media post on assault case

Mukhim, the editor of The Shillong Times, had criticised the Lawsohtun village council for failing to identify the "murderous elements" after five boys were attacked at a basketball court in the village on Friday.

Curfew relaxed in few areas in Shillong for few hours following improvement in law and order, says Meghalaya Police
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Curfew relaxed in few areas in Shillong for few hours following improvement in law and order, says Meghalaya Police

The curfew, imposed on Saturday in the wake of clashes between tribal and non-tribal groups which claimed three lives, was relaxed in these two areas since 12 noon

Situation remains tense in Meghalaya as toll in clashes over CAA rises to three; curfew lifted in parts of Shillong
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Situation remains tense in Meghalaya as toll in clashes over CAA rises to three; curfew lifted in parts of Shillong

Clashes broke out between KSU and non-tribals during anti-CAA rally demanding implementation of ILP at Ichamati

Clashes in Meghalaya over CAA: Toll rises to two, 10 injured; curfew reimposed in parts of Shillong, mobile internet suspended in six districts
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Clashes in Meghalaya over CAA: Toll rises to two, 10 injured; curfew reimposed in parts of Shillong, mobile internet suspended in six districts

Parts of Meghalaya remained tense after two were left dead and ten others injured in clashes between two groups in the past 24 hours over the Citizenship Amendment Act.

Curfew reimposed in some parts of Shillong day after one dies in clashes over CAA; internet services suspended in six Meghalaya districts
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Curfew reimposed in some parts of Shillong day after one dies in clashes over CAA; internet services suspended in six Meghalaya districts

Curfew was reimposed Saturday in some areas of Shillong after one person was killed in clashes between KSU members and non-tribals during a meeting on CAA and inner line permit (ILP)

Nine-yr-old Shillong girl develops anti-bullying app after facing harassment at school; aspires for Silicon Valley scholarship
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Nine-yr-old Shillong girl develops anti-bullying app after facing harassment at school; aspires for Silicon Valley scholarship

Distraught over repeated bullying at school, a nine-year-old girl in Shillong has developed a mobile application which would enable a person to anonymously report such incidents

Internet restored in Meghalaya after eight days, services were banned on 12 Dec in wake of violent anti-CAA protests
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Internet restored in Meghalaya after eight days, services were banned on 12 Dec in wake of violent anti-CAA protests

Chief minister Conrad K Sangma reviewed the law and order situation in the state with senior home department officials and issued instructions for restoring mobile internet and messaging services in the state

In Meghalaya's patriarchy-driven matrilineal society, women turn entrepreneurs for livelihood
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In Meghalaya's patriarchy-driven matrilineal society, women turn entrepreneurs for livelihood

Despite being a matrilineal society, domestic violence is on the rise in Meghalaya leaving women often in a pitiable plight.

Meghalaya district warns parents to get their children vaccinated or forgo admission in schools
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Meghalaya district warns parents to get their children vaccinated or forgo admission in schools

The measles-rubella vaccination programme was launched in Meghalaya on 24 September amid apprehension among many parents that the injection would make their children ill

Shillong clashes: No damage to any gurudwara in Meghalaya during unrest, says Kiren Rijiju
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Shillong clashes: No damage to any gurudwara in Meghalaya during unrest, says Kiren Rijiju

There has been no damage to any gurudwara or other institutions belonging to the Sikh community in Meghalaya where clashes took place between a group of bus drivers and locals, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said on Sunday.

Shillong unrest: Fresh clashes reflect Meghalaya's past characterised by conflicts between tribals and 'outsiders'
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Shillong unrest: Fresh clashes reflect Meghalaya's past characterised by conflicts between tribals and 'outsiders'

Curfew continued to be imposed in Shillong for the third day on Sunday after it was briefly lifted for seven hours in areas under Lumdiengjri Police Station and Cantonment Beat House areas.

Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Rs 38 lakh cash seized from East Khasi Hills day before polls
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Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Rs 38 lakh cash seized from East Khasi Hills day before polls

Election authorities in poll-bound Meghalaya seized over Rs 38 lakh in cash from East Khasi Hills district on Monday, just a day of the polling for the state Assembly.

Rajnath Singh set to visit poll-bound Meghalaya to meet BJP workers in the state
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Rajnath Singh set to visit poll-bound Meghalaya to meet BJP workers in the state

The state BJP, which is gearing up to contest in all 60 seats in the state, is also preparing the visit of its national president Amit Shah and other top party functionaries this year, Lyngdoh said.

BSF seizes 276 cattle, illegal goods worth Rs 49 lakh on India-Bangladesh border in five days
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BSF seizes 276 cattle, illegal goods worth Rs 49 lakh on India-Bangladesh border in five days

The BSF has seized 276 cattle at the zero line of the India-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya during the past five days.

272 tribals in Meghalaya set to vote for first time ever
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272 tribals in Meghalaya set to vote for first time ever

A group of 272 people in East Khasi Hills district will be casting their votes for the first time in a Lok Sabha poll while their 7000 odd neighbours would not.