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'Will take forward my husband's efforts': Slain Meghalaya NCP leader Jonathone Sangma's wife to contest polls
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'Will take forward my husband's efforts': Slain Meghalaya NCP leader Jonathone Sangma's wife to contest polls

Krenilla Marak, the wife of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) candidate Jonathone N Sangma, who was killed in an IED blast last Sunday, said she will contest Meghalaya election from the Williamnagar constituency.

Meghalaya police kill GNLA chief in encounter, strengthen endeavour to ensure peaceful elections
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Meghalaya police kill GNLA chief in encounter, strengthen endeavour to ensure peaceful elections

Meghalaya's hope of seeing through a peaceful Assembly election was reinforced when the state police announced that Sohan D Shira was killed.

Meghalaya's most-wanted militant Sohan D Shira killed in encounter with security forces
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Meghalaya's most-wanted militant Sohan D Shira killed in encounter with security forces

Security forces on Saturday shot dead Meghalaya's most-wanted militant and self-styled chief of the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) Sohan D Shira in an encounter.

Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Another 5 kg IED recovered in Cherangre area
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Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Another 5 kg IED recovered in Cherangre area

Averting a major tragedy, Special Force-10 commandos on Tuesday recovered another Improvised Explosive Device (IED) left by the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels in poll-bound Meghalaya's East Garo Hills district, police said.

Meghalaya NCP leader Jonathone Sangma killed; 43-year-old was to contest polls from Williamnagar
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Meghalaya NCP leader Jonathone Sangma killed; 43-year-old was to contest polls from Williamnagar

Jonathone N Sangma, a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader in poll-bound Meghalaya was killed in the very constituency he was scheduled to contest the election from.

Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Amid unemployment, insurgency, this northeastern state will be a tough nut to crack for BJP
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Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Amid unemployment, insurgency, this northeastern state will be a tough nut to crack for BJP

With the Assembly elections due early this year, the northeastern state of Meghalaya is set to be a tough battleground for political parties in the region.

Demonetisation: Meghalaya Police nabs three GNLA terrorists, hopes for more to surrender soon
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Demonetisation: Meghalaya Police nabs three GNLA terrorists, hopes for more to surrender soon

Meghalaya Police has used demonetisation as a tool to arrest three cadres of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), one of the dreaded outfits in the state, hopes the group to surrender by the end of the month

Bomb blast in Meghalaya market injures nine, cops blame Garo National Liberation Army
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Bomb blast in Meghalaya market injures nine, cops blame Garo National Liberation Army

Nine people were injured — three of them critically — when Garo militants triggered a bomb blast on Saturday in Williamnagar, the district headquarters of East Garo Hills in Meghalaya, police said.

 Garo Hills violence: Meghalaya home minister Roshan Warjri quits
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Garo Hills violence: Meghalaya home minister Roshan Warjri quits

Warjri claimed responsibility for the law and order situation in the Garo Hills region where police is facing a tough battle to neutralise outlawed militants.

Meghalaya: Manhunt on militants who shot dead woman for resisting rape
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Meghalaya: Manhunt on militants who shot dead woman for resisting rape

Security forces in Meghalaya today launched an intensive manhunt in South Garo Hills to nab cadres of the outlawed GNLA for killing a woman for resisting rape.

Encounter on with militant outfit that murdered woman in Meghalaya
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Encounter on with militant outfit that murdered woman in Meghalaya

An encounter is currently underway between security forces and militants of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA).

Meghalaya CM Sangma offers peace talks with all militant groups
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Meghalaya CM Sangma offers peace talks with all militant groups

In an attempt to re-strategise the government's approach to deal with the mushrooming of militant groups, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Wednesday said his government is offering a one-time peace settlement with all militant groups active in the state.

Custodial death row: Curfew relaxed in Meghalaya
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Custodial death row: Curfew relaxed in Meghalaya

Curfew was on Saturday relaxed for eight hours in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district, two days after it was imposed following mob violence over the death of a suspected militant in police custody, officials said.

Meghalaya: Five cops shot dead by militants
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Meghalaya: Five cops shot dead by militants

Five policemen were today gunned down by suspected Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants in heavily forested area of Meghalaya's South Garo Hills district, a top police official said.

Assam: Seven dead after terrorists attack Diwali party
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Assam: Seven dead after terrorists attack Diwali party

A group of eight armed men came in army fatigue and started indiscriminate firing on the people. Six persons died on the spot, while ten were injured," police said