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20 September, 2018 8:18 AM How Common Man Is Battling Soaring Petrol, Diesel Prices

Taxes on petrol and diesel, which account for more than a third of retail fuel prices, are one of the biggest sources of income for government. NEW DELHI: Many Indians are switching off air conditioners in cars and going to gas pumps across state borders in a bid to save money, as petrol prices across the country hover at record-high levels. Protests 62

14 September, 2018 12:45 PM Rahul Gandhi appoints 9 new AICC secretaries, forms screening committees for Telangana, MP

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has made several key appointments in view of upcoming polls in MP, Chhattisgarh and Telangana. NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday appointed nine new All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretaries. In a statement, party General Secretary Ashok Gehlot announced the appointment of new secretaries by party chief 35

7 September, 2018 10:06 AM Upper Age Limit Of Appointment Of Teachers Raised In Meghalaya

The Meghalaya cabinet Friday approved a proposal to increase the upper age limit for appointment of teachers in schools and colleges from 27 to 32, state education minister said. Candidates of ST category five years relaxation,Education Minister L Rymbui told reporters. "We need to have quality teachers. The more qualified teachers we have the more quality 64

4 September, 2018 8:35 PM Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma quits Lok Sabha

CM Conrad Sangma, who won the by-election from South Tura, said he had submitted his resignation to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. New Delhi: Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday resigned from the Lok Sabha after being elected to the Meghalaya Assembly on August 27. He will take oath as a member of the Assembly on Wednesday. Sangma, who won the by-election 89

1 September, 2018 3:14 PM Man, 65, Arrested For Raping Minor Granddaughters In Meghalaya

A 65-year-old man was arrested for repeatedly raping his two minor granddaughters in South Garo Hills district, the police said today. The shocking incident took place at Dimapara village in South Garo Hills district. The complaint was lodged by the father of the two survivors. One girl is aged 9 and the other 10, the complaint which was lodged on August 529

27 August, 2018 11:42 AM Meghalaya bypoll results 2018: CM Conrad Sangma wins South Tura constituency

The NPP president secured a total of 13,656 votes. Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister and NPP president Conrad Sangma won the South Tura Assembly constituency on Monday, defeating Congress candidate Charlotte W Momin with a margin of 8,400 votes. Taking to Twitter, Sangma wrote, “Thank you South Tura for believing in NPP and me.” The NPP president secured 47

27 August, 2018 6:25 AM Meghalaya CM Conrad K Sangma wins South-Tura Assembly bypoll

Meghalaya Chief Minister and NPP president Conrad K Sangma today won the South Tura by-election by defeating his nearest Congress rival Charlotte W Momin by over 8,400 votes, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) F R Kharkongor said. With Sangma's win the National People's Party has levelled its tally at 20 with the opposition Congress in the 60-member Meghalaya 344

27 August, 2018 5:00 AM List of winners of South Tura, Ranikor constituencies in Meghalaya by-elections 2018

The bypoll results to two Assembly seats in Meghalaya –  South-Tura seat in West Garo Hills District and Ranikor in South West Khasi Hills District – will be declared on August 27, Monday. SHILLONG: The bypoll results to two Assembly seats in Meghalaya – South-Tura seat in West Garo Hills District and Ranikor in South West Khasi Hills District – will be declared 45

24 August, 2018 3:43 AM Uttarakhand issues alert, heavy rain likely in next 48 hours

New Delhi: A heavy rainfall alert has been issued across several parts of Uttarakhand on Friday. Heavy showers are expected in Dehradun, Haridwar, Pauri, Nainital, Udham Singh Nagar and Champawat districts in the next 48 hours. The India Meteorological Department predicted heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places is very likely over Uttarakhand, Bihar 34

21 August, 2018 2:32 PM Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik becomes new Jammu and Kashmir Governor, replaces NN Vohra

 Ganga Prasad, the Governor of Meghalaya, has been transferred to Sikkim, said the communique. New Delhi: Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik is set to become the new Jammu and Kashmir Governor as he has been transferred and will replace N N Vohra, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique on Tuesday. Vohra has been holding the position for more than 10 years 41