Meghalaya

  • Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar Inaugurated ‘North East Krishi Kumbha-2023’

    Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated the three-day 'North East Krishi Kumbhar-2023' and took part in the 49th Foundation Day celebration of the ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Umiam. The Minister inaugurated the administrative...

    Published On January 7th, 2023
  • Meghalaya health department awarded for Best Practice in Tuberculosis ACSM

    The Meghalaya government, which has adopted a ‘Jan Andolan’ (people’s movement) against Tuberculosis received an award for best practices in controlling the disease that affects 2.6 million people in India every year. The award for Best Practice in Advocacy, Communication...

    Published On December 14th, 2022
  • Meghalaya Government launches ‘Asia’s first Drone delivery hub for easy access to healthcare’

    The Meghalaya government in partnership with startup TechEagle has unveiled Asia's first drone delivery hub and network which is aimed at providing universal access to healthcare for the people in the state. The project is aimed at delivering vital supplies...

    Published On December 8th, 2022
  • Manipur Tops the Medal Tally in the Northeast Olympic Games

    Manipur gets the top position in the Northeast Olympic Games for the second consecutive time with 237 medals, including 85 gold, as the second edition of the regional multi-sport event. Manipur also won 76 silver and 77 bronze while Assam...

    Published On November 19th, 2022
  • Wangala Festival: 100 Drum Festival of Meghalaya

    Wangala Festival of Meghalaya is one of the most popular festivals among the Garos of Meghalaya. Wangala Festival is a harvest festival that is held in honor of Saljong, the Sun-God of fertility. The celebrations of the Wangala Festival mark...

    Published On November 15th, 2022
  • Rising Sun Water Fest-2022 culminates in Meghalaya

    Rising Sun Water Fest 2022 culminated with a grand Closing Ceremony at Umiam Lake, Meghalaya. The Rising Sun Water Fest 2022 was a three-day watersport and it was held from 3th to 5th November 2022. Rising Sun Water Fest 2022...

    Published On November 7th, 2022
  • Meghalaya CM launches “Citizen Engagement and Communication Programme”

    The “Citizen Engagement and Communication Programme” was launched by Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma at Tura, West Garo Hills district, in Meghalaya. The Meghalaya Government has initiated various welfare programs and the information should be disseminated for the larger benefit...

    Published On November 3rd, 2022
  • UNESCO: Mawmluh Cave in Meghalaya first Indian Geoheritage Site

    The International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS), one of the largest scientific organisations of UNESCO, has recognised the Mawmluh Cave, located in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, as one of the first 100 IUGS geological heritage sites. The...

    Published On October 31st, 2022
  • Cyclone Sitrang hit densely populated area in Bangladesh, Indian region affected

    Cyclone Sitrang hit Bangladesh: Cyclone Sitrang ploughed into heavily populated, low-lying parts of Bangladesh on night, killing at least nine people. The districts of Barguna, Narail, Sirajganj, and the island district of Bhol all reported death. Officials warned that as...

    Published On October 25th, 2022
  • Meghalaya: 5th edition of Megha Kayak Festival 2022 begins

    Megha Kayak Festival, 2022 Meghalaya is all set to host the four-day long mega global adventure sports spectacle, ‘Megha Kayak Festival, 2022’ starting October 13 at the picturesque Umtrew River at Umtham Village. The 2022 edition of the festival will...

    Published On October 14th, 2022