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Complaint lodged against MPYCC president

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Nongstoin, March 05: The Nongstoin Assembly Youth Congress Committee (NAYCC) has lodged a complaint against Meghalaya Pradesh Youth Congress Committee (MPYCC) President Gabriel Wahlang alleging that he was against the rules and regulations of the Party.

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International Women’s Day Celebrated

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Shillong, March 05: The Meghalaya State Commission for Women (MSCW) in collaboration with other departments like Social Welfare, Police Department, Lympung Ki Seng Kynthei, State Resource Centre for Women, Partner NGO’s, North East Network Celebrated International Women’s Day on March 02 and 05 respectively.

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Manipur a backtracked promise: Asian Human Rights Commission

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Shillong, March 05: A court in Manipur on Monday has ordered the detention of Irom Sharmila Chanu, better known as the Iron lady of Manipur.
Detention is nothing new to this woman who has been continuing her more than a decade-long fast. Sharmila demands nothing more than the withdrawal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, a draconian law that has caused hundreds of extrajudicial executions, rape, torture and disappearances in Manipur and all other states where this law has been enforced.

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BSF to commemorate International’s Women’s Day on March 08

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Shillong, March 05: The Border Security Force (BSF) will be organizing International Women’s Day on March 08. To mark the occasion, many cultural activities and events will be organized by BSF at Frontier HQ BSF Umpling Shillong and at various other BSF locations.
The UN theme this year for International women’s Day is “A Promise is Promise: Time for Action to End the Violence Against Women”.

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Three persons injured in separate road accidents

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SHILLONG, March 05: A truck bearing registration number (AS 25C – 1497) heading towards Guwahati from Shillong hit another truck (JK02AU – 1971) parked in the side of the road near Deputy Commissioner Office at Nongpoh on Tuesday at around 2am.

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