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Meghalaya

Family Health Survey Reveals Rising Prevalence Of NCDs In India

Jan 16, 2021 Dr. Kanika Agarwal and Ms. Ishita Agarwal

The recent report of NFHS indicates a high prevalence of overweight/obesity, hypertension and elevated random blood glucose levels in Indian men and women

The Family Health Survey And Some Food For Thought

Dec 16, 2020 Veena S Rao

Can our policymakers revisit and redesign the government nutrition programmes to obtain results?


Nagaland Minister Expresses Shock Over Meghalaya's Proposal For New Land Lease Agreement

Nov 29, 2020 PTI

'It is a matter of trust and confidence between two governments,' Nagaland Housing Minister Tongpang Ozukum said.


Editor’s Guild A Cozy Club, Don’t Want To Be Part Of Toothless Body: Patricia Mukhim

Editor of Shillong Times, Patricia Mukhim, speaks to Outlook about criminal charges against her.

18 November, 2020

Nigerian Commission Seeks Release Of 12 Nationals Lodged In Meghalaya Prisons

PTI

The arrested Nigerians are languishing in prisons in Meghalaya even after completing their six-month jail terms


29 October, 2020

Govt Makes Packaging Of Food Grains In Jute Bags Mandatory

PTI

Decision to benefit 4 lakh workers in jute sector along with thousands of farmers, says Prakash Javadekar


23 October, 2020

Meghalaya Students Union Puts Up Anti-Bengali Posters, Police Pulls Them Down

PTI

The banners, reading 'All Meghalaya Bengalis are Bangladeshis', were put up by the Khasi Students' Union (KSU) at various places in the state.


13 October, 2020

90-Year-Old Man Buried Alive For ‘Witchcraft’ In Meghalaya, Body Exhumed

PTI

The body with hands and legs tied and face covered was exhumed on Monday from a 5-feet-deep pit.


25 September, 2020

Drugs, Guns And Four Stories From The Northeast

Binalakshmi Nepram

Chemicals from India help make heroin in Myanmar, which in turn has devastated India’s northeast with the help of venal druglords, politicians, and even some elements of the armed forces


10 September, 2020

Meghalaya Launches Rs 220 Crore Piggery Mission

Outlook Bureau

The largest mission of its kind in India, it seeks to help Meghalaya emerge as a pig breeding and processing hub.


15 May, 2020

India Records 100 Deaths, 3,967 New COVID-19 Cases In Last 24 Hours; Tally Nears 82,000

PTI

Of the 2,649 fatalities, Maharashtra tops tally with 1,019 deaths, Gujarat comes second with 586 deaths, followed by Madhya Pradesh at 237, West Bengal at 215, Rajasthan at 125, Delhi at 115, Uttar Pradesh at 88,Tamil Nadu at 66 and Andhra Pradesh at 48.


30 March, 2020

Meghalaya Allows Home Delivery Of Liquor On Health Grounds

Sadiq Naqvi

Amid Coronavirus lockdown, Meghalaya government has approved home delivery of liquor on health grounds strictly against medical prescription issued by a registered medical practitioner


06 March, 2020

Non-Tribal Man Stabbed In Shillong, Police Says Not Connected To Earlier Violence

Sadiq Naqvi

Since violence erupted last Saturday, as many as 300 migrant workers from neighbouring Assam have left Meghalaya


05 March, 2020

Police Books Banned Militant Group In Meghalaya After Threat To Bengali Hindus

Sadiq Naqvi

A statement from HNLC has created a sense of fear among a section of the Bengali speaking community in Shillong


01 March, 2020

Meghalaya Violence Toll Reaches Three, Situation Remains Tense

PTI

Clashes broke out between tribal students body KSU and non-tribals on Friday near Ichamati during a rally against the CAA


29 February, 2020

10 Stabbed, Cars Torched: Curfew In Parts Of Shillong As Clashes Erupt Post-CAA Meet

Sadiq Naqvi

Clashes broke out between Khasi Students Union members and local non-tribals of the area, as per the police.


14 December, 2019

Those Who Don't Want 'Divisive Democracy' Should Go To North Korea: Meghalaya Guv Backs Citizenship Act

PTI

The protesters were demanding the Governor to give his assent to the proposed ordinance that seeks mandatory registration of outsiders entering the state and at the same time for the Centre to implement the Inner Line Permit in the state.


Photo Gallery

Children suffering from viral fever rest on cots at a house at Pinahat in Agra.

PTI Photo

Union Minister for Civil Aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia addresses a press conference on announcement of PLI scheme for Drones and Drone Components, at NMC in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri (C) launches the Book “Modi Stole My Mask", authired by Amit Bagaria (L) and Savid Rodrgues (R), in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

President Ram Nath Kovind being welcomed by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on his arrival at Annadale, in Shimla.

PTI Photo

A man stands near a partially submerged vehicle due to waterlogging following heavy rains in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

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