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Opposition calls for traditional touch to Meghalaya Houses

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SHILLONG, March 22: The Opposition in the Assembly has demanded the state government to ensure the Meghalaya Houses give priority to the youths from the state besides serving traditional foods in their respective canteens.
Raising a supplementary during the question hour, Independent South Tura legislator John Leslee K Sangma said that the youths from the state should be given top priority as the Meghalaya Houses constructed are for the people of the state.

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Dacoits attack once again near Garobadha, victim stabs one

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TURA, March 22: The small village of Garobadha and its neighbouring places came into focus once again after another group of 5-6 armed and masked dacoits attacked two houses in two different villages. However the attackers this time were in for a nasty surprise after one of the victims of the dacoity hit back and stabbed one of the culprits.

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Govt attempting survey to demarcate villages: Laloo

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SHILLONG, March 22: The state government is making attempt to survey and demarcate the villages of the state with the help of Autonomous District Councils (ADCs), Deputy Chief Minister Roytre C Laloo informed the Assembly here.
Replying to a cut motion moved on Wednesday, Laloo however said in the process, the government do faced non-cooperation from the ADCs and traditional heads thereby having to withdraw survey field staff to some extent.
He also said that people also fear due to apprehension that if survey is allowed the state government may levy tax on their lands. 

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IIM Shillong inaugurates International Student Exchange Program

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SHILLONG, March 22: Indian Institute of Management, Shillong inaugurated its International Student Exchange Programme on Tuesday with Mandalay University, Myanmar. The course titled “Refresher Course in Management” is spread over a duration of 10 days and aims to facilitate MBA students to understand management through a renewed perspective in tandem with the changing global scenario.

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No proposal for Model College at Mairang

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SHILLONG, March 22: There is no proposal by the state government for setting up of a Model College at Mairang in West Khasi Hills as was informed by the Minister in-charge Higher & Technical Education Roshan Warjri on Wednesday’s proceedings of the ongoing Budget session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.

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