SHILLONG, June 27: Seven people were critically injured in separate road accident in the city.
A Mahindra Bolero, bearing registration number AS OI X â€“ 8413, travelling towards Hailakandi from Guwahati was involved in a head on collision with another Mahindra Bolero (ML O5 H â€“ 4291) coming from the opposite direction at Riatiamkynthei (in between Pommura and Mawlyndep) under Mawryngkneng Block, East Khasi Hills district on Wednesday at about 10:30 am.
Shillong, June 27: The United Democratic Party (UDP), Tura City Unit has appealed to all legislatures, MPs and political leaders of North East (NE) India to support Purno A Sangmaâ€™s candidature for the post of Indian President.
SHILLONG, June 27: The Meghalaya Upper Primary School Teachersâ€™ Association (MUPSTA) Wednesday urged upon the state government to resolve the long pending boundary dispute with Assam in the interest of the people living in the border areas.
Submitting a memorandum to the Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma here, the MUPSTA said, â€œWe request upon the government to take up the issue seriously by finding ways and means in solving the problem in the interest of the people living in the border areasâ€.
Shillong, June 27: The Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India, is implementing a scheme for up gradation of 400 ITIs in the country into Centres of Excellence namely â€œVocational Training Improvement Projectâ€ with assistance from the World Bank.
SHILLONG, June 27: Traditional methods can cure Cancer but there is a need for awareness among the people regarding the disease, opined Deputy Director of Sports and Youth Affairs, J S R Marak at a â€˜Survivor Meet of Cancer Patientsâ€™ organized by State Cancer Society of Meghalaya (SCSM) and Joint Director of Health and Services (DHS) in collaboration with Civil Hospital, here on Wednesday.
Marak, who himself is a cancer patient, said, â€œThere is need to spread awareness among the people regarding the disease.â€