Khasi

KSU puts up 'Meghalaya Bengalis are Bangladeshis' banners, police pulls them down

The outfit, in the banners, also mourned the death of one of its members in clashes over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Bengali-dominated Ichamati village.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Meghalaya man buried alive on suspicion of witchcraft, three held

The police arrested three persons in connection with the murder. The victim, Moris Marngar, was their uncle.

published on : 11th October 2020

Nudged by child rights’ body, Meghalaya probes ‘institutionalised harassment’ of women, children

The alleged incidents were linked to the February 28 violence in Ichamati bordering Bangladesh.

published on : 5th October 2020

Woman cricketer killed, five missing as landslide buries several homes in Meghalaya

Body of Razia Ahmed, a woman cricketer who has played for Meghalaya in several national tournaments was retrieved from the debris.

published on : 25th September 2020

'Radioactive residue' explodes at abandoned Meghalaya mining site, probe ordered

A magistrate and a deputy superintendent of police were sent to the site for a detailed report, said South West Khasi Hills District Magistrate Cara Kharkongor.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Meghalaya: BJP, Congress vocal for Khasi, Garo in schools

The population of Meghalaya is approximately 33,00,000 and 50 per cent of the population speak Khasi, 31 per cent speak Garo while the rest speak other languages.

published on : 7th August 2020

One more killed, toll in Meghalaya violence rises to three

The violence broke out on Friday afternoon at the end of a meeting that was convened by Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) to discuss Citizenship (Amendment) Act and Inner Line Permit.

published on : 1st March 2020

Night curfew lifted in parts of Shillong, situation remains tense

The curfew was imposed since 9 pm Saturday, following the death of two persons in separate attacks in Ichamati area in East Khasi Hills district on Friday and at Shillong's Iewduh market on Saturday.

published on : 1st March 2020

One more killed in Meghalaya, curfew re-imposed, mobile internet services remain suspended

The clashes between the Khasi Students Union members and non-tribals broke out during anti-CAA and pro-ILP meeting held in Ichamati area of East Khasi Hills district.

published on : 29th February 2020

Assam’s neighbouring states on alert after NRC publication

They fear the illegal Bangladeshi immigrants would now migrate to the two states to avoid action against them in Assam.

published on : 3rd September 2019