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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

Mobile internet ban lifted in two Meghalaya districts; services to remain withdrawn in Ri-Bhoi, Khasi Hills till Wednesday morning
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Mobile internet ban lifted in two Meghalaya districts; services to remain withdrawn in Ri-Bhoi, Khasi Hills till Wednesday morning

The Meghalaya government on Tuesday lifted the ban on mobile internet services in two Jaintia Hills districts after improvement in the situation

Meghalaya violence: 28-year-old stabbed, shops set ablaze; curfew temporarily relaxed in parts of Shillong for board exams
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Meghalaya violence: 28-year-old stabbed, shops set ablaze; curfew temporarily relaxed in parts of Shillong for board exams

A 28-year-old man was stabbed with a broken glass bottle in the Mawprem area of Shillong, as sporadic incidents of violence were reported from across Meghalaya in the aftermath of clashes between tribal and non-tribal groups

The changing face of Meghalaya: A tale of poorly planned development and tourism
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The changing face of Meghalaya: A tale of poorly planned development and tourism

Before Meghalaya was exposed to the outside world, the hearth was the centre of daily entertainment, with folk tales being narrated by the older generations, and folk music being played. Now, with rising tourism numbers and poorly planned development, the 'abode of the clouds' must fight to save its ecosystem and local culture

Meghalaya Election 2018: BJP has only engaged in aggressive marketing, Narendra Modi is an expert in it, says Mukul Sangma
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Meghalaya Election 2018: BJP has only engaged in aggressive marketing, Narendra Modi is an expert in it, says Mukul Sangma

Ahead of Meghalaya polls on 27 February, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma speaks about his poll strategy, cleansing Congress of dissidents and why he believes his party will return to power in March

Meghalaya Election: No pre-poll alliance with BJP, says NPP chief Conrad Sangma, terms Hindutva politics a Congress creation
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Meghalaya Election: No pre-poll alliance with BJP, says NPP chief Conrad Sangma, terms Hindutva politics a Congress creation

Ahead of Meghalaya Assembly polls, NPP chief Conrad Sangma speaks with Firstpost about his political journey, siblings, proposed alliance with BJP, and his positioning as the main rival to incumbent chief minister Mukul Sangma

Meghalaya polls: Congress has recovered from defections, people won’t be fooled by BJP’s tricks, says MP Vincent Pala
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Meghalaya polls: Congress has recovered from defections, people won’t be fooled by BJP’s tricks, says MP Vincent Pala

A veteran of the Congress, Vincent H Pala is one of the only two representatives from Meghalaya in the Lok Sabha.

Meghalaya Assembly Election: NCP to contest 42 seats in Garo Hills and Khasi Hills regions
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Meghalaya Assembly Election: NCP to contest 42 seats in Garo Hills and Khasi Hills regions

The Nationalists Congress Party (NCP) will contest at least 42 seats in Meghalaya where Assembly election is due in the first quarter of this year, party general secretary Praful Patel said

Tribal Garos demand creation of Garoland out of Meghalaya and Assam
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Tribal Garos demand creation of Garoland out of Meghalaya and Assam

GHSMC submitted a memorandum to Narendra Modi demanding creation of Garoland, to be carved out of tribal Garo inhabited areas in Meghalaya and Assam

Meghalaya floods: 38 people killed so far, nine still missing
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Meghalaya floods: 38 people killed so far, nine still missing

The Meghalaya flood situation remained grim with 38 deaths reported while at least nine persons still remained untraced.