Meghalaya

  • Heavy rains to lash several parts of India 3 days ago

    Heavy rainfall predicted to occur in Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Konkan and Goa. Also places such as East Rajasthan, Assam, Meghalaya and Telangana are predicted to face heavy downpour. ...
  • Meghalaya murder: Union government steps in, demands report June 4, 2014

    The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the state government in the murder and rape case of a 35-year-old woman by militants from the Garo National Liberation Army in remote South Garo Hills in Meghalaya. They terrorist group allegedly entered her house, locked up her husband and five...
  • Watch: Key poll issues in the North East April 9, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Arijit Sen explains what are the key poll issues in the northeast which goes to polls on Wednesday. ...
  • Watch: Shillong Chamber Choir's song asking Indians to vote April 9, 2014

    As Meghalaya goes to polls on Wednesday, here's a song by Shillong Chamber Choir asking the voters of their state and other parts of India to come out and vote in this elections. ...
  • Monolith festival: Experience Meghalaya's rich cultural heritage November 24, 2013

    Meghalaya, which is known for its natural beauty has much more to offer. It also has a rich cultural heritage and unique tradition, which one can enjoy at the Monolith festival in Shillong. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Widespread rainfall expected across the country August 16, 2013

    Severe rainfall with thunder shower is expected in Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Assam, Meghalaya, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura, Parts of Andhra Pradesh with fairly widespread rainfall in Punjab & Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Parts of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, North Eastern States, Odisha and...
  • Northeast polls today, stakes high for Congress February 28, 2013

    The stakes are high for the Congress party but analysts say the CPM-led Left front will gain a comfortable win in Tripura. Nagaland may be problematic as well where the Congress and the ruling Naga People's Front have been on almost equal footing the last few elections. Each state has...
  • Assembly polls: High voter turnout expected in Nagaland, Meghalaya February 23, 2013

    Meghalaya, Nagaland go to polls on Saturday. A high voter turnout is expected. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Poll-bound Meghalaya in focus February 11, 2013

    The people of Meghalaya reveal what their expectations are from their leaders. ...
  • India Positive: Showcasing the good stories September 30, 2012

    On this week's episode, we bring to you stories of courage, goodwill and strong determination despite all odds. The story of a bunch of few courageous men who dive in the cold waters of the Chenab to rescue those drowning, a philanthropist who started an English medium school and provides education...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of courage June 23, 2012

    On this episode of India Positive we bring you the stories of the real life heroes who inspire others. ...
  • CJ battles corruption in Meghalaya October 22, 2011

    CJ Agnes exposes how benefits of PDS, NREGA and other govt schemes do not reach villagers because of corruption. ...
  • India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 10, 2011

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • IBN special: Meet the Shillong Chamber Choir October 4, 2010

    The Shillong Chamber Choir from Meghalaya were declared the winners of 'India's Got Talent Khoj 2'. ...
  • Meet 'India's Got Talent Khoj 2' winner October 3, 2010

    Meghalaya's Shillong Chamber Choir has won the reality show 'India's Got Talent Khoj 2' on Saturday. ...
  • Nation's first: Two CMs for one state February 1, 2010

    Guwahati: Its a curious case of two Chief Minister's in a state. D D Lapang who was elected leader of the congress legislature party in Meghalaya was sworn in as CM. However, Friday Lingdoh, the Deputy CM and state Congress president has now been elevated to the rank of CM...
  • I'm young but am ready to be a part of the Govt: Agatha Sangma May 28, 2009

    Agatha Sangma, the new entrant in the council of ministers, promises to serve the nation. CNN-IBN spoke to her. ...
  • Rock the vote: Meet India's youngest MP April 9, 2009

    She is just 27 years old, but Agatha Sangma is already a political force to reckon with in Meghalaya, she also happens to be India's youngest Member of Parliament. CNN-IBN joins this YUVA NETA in her campaign trail in her home turf of Tura. ...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India today March 19, 2008

    Meghalaya: The Congress led government in Meghalaya faces a floor test in the Meghalaya Assembly today. Chief Minister D D Lapang's government has only 28 MLAs in the 60-member house, two short of a majority. The Opposition Meghalaya Progressive Alliance, led by the NCP, claims the support of 31 MLAs....
  • National Wipes: What's making news in India today? March 10, 2008

    New Delhi: Gujarat government has withdrawn the Freedom of Religion (Amendment) Bill introduced in 2006. Trinamool Congress Chief Mamta Banerjee claims her phones are being tapped by Government agencies. Meghalaya Governor has invited the single largest party in the state Assembly, Congress, to form the next government. ...
  • Analysis: Rajdeep, Yogendra dissect early trends March 7, 2008

    CNN-IBN panel analyses Meghalaya, Tripura results. ...
  • Lookaheads: What's make news in the country January 18, 2008

    The Kolkata High Court will pronounce its verdict on the Singur land acquisition case today; Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami will visit Meghalaya today to review arrangements for the March 3 assembly elections; The 12th Gujarat Legislative Assembly will meet in Gandhinagar. ...
  • Watch: Meghalaya guitarists in action October 29, 2007

    Watch 1,730 guitarist as they play the unforgettable Bob Dylan classic Knocking on Heaven's Door. ...
  • Indian Idol fever blurs cultural differences in Meghalaya September 24, 2007

    Music is cutting across communal boundaries and blurring cultural differences. Indian Idol second runner-up Amit Paul's golden voice has brought this golden gift to his home state Meghalaya. ...