Explained: Will ‘CBI probe’ assurance help ease Assam-Meghalaya border tension? | India News

Violence linked to interstate boundary disputes has been a major concern in India’s northeast for more than four decades now. At least 157 people died and 65,000 were displaced due to border conflicts involving Assam and its sister states between 1979 and July 2021, according to a report by the Rights & Risk Analysis Group […]

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BJP Leader Accused Of Running Brothel In Meghalaya Granted Bail

Bernard N Marak’s wife LK Gracy had moved the bail application on Friday. (File) Shillong: The Meghalaya High Court on Saturday granted conditional bail to jailed state BJP leader Bernard N Marak, accused of running a sex racket at his farmhouse in the northeastern state. Marak was granted bail on the condition that he shall […]

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Will Casinos Open In Meghalaya? Here’s What Chief Minister Has Decided

Plans to open casinos “to boost tourism” now stand halted. (Representational Photo) Shillong: The government of Meghalaya has halted plans to allow casinos in the state, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said today, after pressure from religious groups and other sections. As for the three licences already issued, those will technically not be cancelled but lapse in […]

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