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Assam Rifles DG meets local headmen

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SHILLONG, Jan 18: The Director General (DG) of Assam Rifles Lieutenant General Shokin Chauhan had an informal interaction with the village heads of areas around the Assam Rifles Laitkor- Nongkrem  Garrison, Happy Valley  and Laitumkhrah Garrison on Monday.

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BJP diluting integrity of RBI: Congress

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SHILLONG, Jan 17: The demonetization announcement made by the BJP led NDA Central Government has diluted the integrity of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) according to the Congress party in the state.
“Is the RBI Governor taking the decision or the Prime Minister Narendra Modi? The manner in which RBI’s Governor is acting poses a threat to the nation,” Chief Minister, Dr. Mukul Sangma said on Tuesday.
Speaking after a meeting of the Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Party (MPCC) chaired by AICC coordinator in-charge Meghalaya Takam Sanjoy, Dr. Sangma said, “The RBI whose integrity is crucial has been diluted (by Modi).”

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Police to question HDR in Marvelene Inn Trafficking Case

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SHILLONG, Jan 17: Untangling the web of Marvelene Inn Trafficking case and those involved may be a tough climb for Meghalaya police, however efforts are on to quell the growing demand of busting the racket in entirety and serve justice with even the state Home Minister HDR Lyngdoh  being taken in the loop for questioning besides other people who have been accused.
“We will have to call him into questioning as the investigation proceeds,” informed East Khasi Hills, Superintendent of Police (SP) (City) Vivek Syiem on Tuesday.

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State BJP to adopt resolution against government ‘failures’

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SHILLONG, Jan 17: Crimes against women & children and NGT violations will be two of the major issues of ‘failure’ of the state government which will be taken up by the state BJP in a political resolution which it will soon take up.
The proposed resolution will be taken at the state executive committee (SEC) meeting of the party to be chaired by the BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav at Tura in West Garo Hills District on January 21.
“The SEC meeting will be held at the first regional office of the party, which also will be inaugurated by the national leader,” BJP state president Shibun Lyngdoh informed on Tuesday.
He also said that the meeting will accordingly pass a political resolution against the Congress led state government’s failures on various issues.

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Sheena Bora case: Mother, step-dads charged with murder

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MUMBAI, Jan 17 (IANS): A Special CBI Court on Tuesday started the trial in the Sheena Bora murder case by framing charges against her mother Indrani Mukerjea and her two step-fathers — former media tycoon Peter Mukerjea and Kolkata-based businessman Sanjeev Khanna.
The three have been charged among others with the murder, kidnapping and abetment to murder of the 24-year-old Sheena, a former executive with Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd, on April 24, 2012.

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