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Curfew re-imposed in Shillong as youth stabbed

Shillong: Curfew was reimposed curfew in the Meghalaya capital and adjoining areas on Thursday night even as a 21-year-old non-tribal youth was stabbed here by unidentified assailants, officials said. East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner Matsiewdor War Nongbri, after several hours of relaxation, reimposed the curfew from 9 p.m. in Shillong and its adjoining areas. The curfew […]

Union Home Minister Amit Shah (File Photo/IANS)

Shah’s Shillong visit put off, train services hit in Assam

Shillong/Agartala/Guwahati: Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s scheduled visit to Shillong on December 15 to attend a function in North-Eastern Police Academy (NEPA), has been postponed in view of the “law and order situation in the region” following agitation against the new citizenship law, officials said on Friday. “The Union Home Minister was supposed to visit NEPA […]

Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar (Photo : IANS)

CBI begins to grill Kolkata Police chief in Shillong

Shillong | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday began questioning Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the chit fund case, an official said. “They (CBI) have started interrogating Kumar in their (CBI) Shillong branch office since 11 a.m. on the matter,” an official told IANS on the condition of anonymity. Kumar […]

Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar (File Photo/IANS)

CBI to grill Kolkata Police chief in Shillong today

Shillong :  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will question Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Saturday in connection with the Saradha chit fund case, an official said on Friday. Kumar arrived in the state capital of Meghalaya on Friday evening from Kolkata via Guwahati by road with three more West Bengal cadre IPS officers […]

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No relaxation in curfew in Shillong

Shillong :  Curfew continued on Tuesday in violence-hit areas in the Meghalaya capital Shillong while Internet on mobile telephones was restricted even as the situation was showing steady improvement. “For today (Tuesday) we have decided not to relax the curfew even as the situation in the area is slowly limping back to normalcy. We are […]

Situation tense in Shillong, curfew from 4 p.m.

Shillong : The authorities on Monday extended curfew in the Meghalaya capital as violence continued in tension-hit areas the previous night with mobs indulging in stone-pelting on security forces for the last four days. “Curfew has been imposed from 4 p.m. on Monday to 5 a.m. Tuesday in Shillong as there is likelihood that breach of […]