The largest mission of its kind in India, it seeks to help Meghalaya emerge as a pig breeding and processing hub.
Of the 2,649 fatalities, Maharashtra tops tally with 1,019 deaths, Gujarat comes second with 586 deaths, followed by Madhya Pradesh at 237, West Bengal at 215, Rajasthan at 125, Delhi at 115, Uttar Pradesh at 88,Tamil Nadu at 66 and Andhra Pradesh at 48.
Amid Coronavirus lockdown, Meghalaya government has approved home delivery of liquor on health grounds strictly against medical prescription issued by a registered medical practitioner
Since violence erupted last Saturday, as many as 300 migrant workers from neighbouring Assam have left Meghalaya
A statement from HNLC has created a sense of fear among a section of the Bengali speaking community in Shillong
Clashes broke out between tribal students body KSU and non-tribals on Friday near Ichamati during a rally against the CAA
Clashes broke out between Khasi Students Union members and local non-tribals of the area, as per the police.
The protesters were demanding the Governor to give his assent to the proposed ordinance that seeks mandatory registration of outsiders entering the state and at the same time for the Centre to implement the Inner Line Permit in the state.
The Army and security forces continued flag marches in Guwahati city, a day after two persons were killed in police firing during the violent protests.
The Citizenship Amendment Bill was cleared by Rajya Sabha with a majority of 125 votes against 105.
In the wake of protests, Tripura administration has snapped the Internet services in the state for 48 hours.
The Centre has declared partial and complete exemptions to some of the Northeastern states from the politically sensitive Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.
'Iewduh', also known as Barabazar, is one of the oldest and largest traditional markets and trade centres in northeastern India
Meghalaya government has adopted extra precautionary measures to curb the entry of illegal citizens into the state from Assam after the final NRC list was published which excluded 1.9 million people.
The Chief Minister was speaking during the 4th conclave of North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) where Amit Shah was also present.
Roy, a former chief minister of the state, was first admitted to a state-run hospital in Shillong before being referred to the Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon, Haryana, where he was undergoing treatment for the last 10 days.
'National Party’ status for NPP is a great achievement for the people of the entire northeast and not just his party, said party chief Conrad K Sangma.
The National People's Party (NPP) is leading a BJP-backed government in Meghalaya and supporting the ruling BJP in Manipur. It is also a part of the ruling NDA at the Centre.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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