09 Sep 2016
Shillong: Meghalaya on Friday became the 21st state to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the assembly unanimously gave its assent.
30 Jun 2015
Shillong: The ruling Congress party on Tuesday won the by-election in Meghalaya's Chokpot Assembly constituency, with Bluebell Sangma defeating her nearest rival Phillipole D Marak of the National People's Party by 2,550 votes, Chief Electoral Officer Prashant Naik told reporters on the phone.
01 Feb 2013
Election campaign for the February 23 Assembly polls in Meghalaya through SMSes or through social networking websites will be under the scanner of the Election Commission.
24 Nov 2015
Shillong: Opposition Hill State Democratic Party (HSPDP) today retained the Nongstoin Assembly seat in Meghalaya defeating ruling Congress candidate by a margin of over 2,700 votes in the November 21 bypoll.
04 Jul 2016
Shillong: Thirteen Bangladeshi national, all members of Minority community, were apprehended in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills district yesterday when they were trying to cross the border, the BSF said.
28 Feb 2013
Counting of votes for 60 Assembly seats of Meghalaya, polling for which was held on February 23, began at 8 AM on Thursday amidst tight security.
06 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Assembly elections in Punjab are likely to be held in the last week of January or first week of February next year, state chief electoral officer VK Singh said here on Tuesday.
31 Mar 2014
Shillong: Election officials from Meghalaya and Assam will meet in Shillong on Monday for the crucial coordination meeting of the two states ahead of the Lok Sabha elections slated for April 9 and 7 respectively, Meghalaya Chief Election Officer P Naik said.
24 Dec 2015
Shillong: The death of much-loved former President APJ Abdul Kalam after he collapsed while delivering a lecture at IIM-Shillong and militancy-related incidents were among the major happenings in Meghalaya this year. Meghalaya deeply mourned the death of the 'Missile Man', who also visited the state thrice during his Presidency.
22 Feb 2016
Shillong: Justice Dinesh Maheshwari, a senior judge of the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court, would be sworn in as Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court on Wednesday.