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  • Meghalaya Woman In Traditional Dress Shunted Out Of Delhi Golf Club For 'Looking Like A Maid'

    Meghalaya Woman In Traditional Dress Shunted Out Of Delhi Golf Club For 'Looking Like A Maid'

    Delhi Golf Club President Siddharth Shriram said he had no knowledge of the incident and had received no such complaint.

  • 6 Killed In Meghalaya Landslide

    6 Killed In Meghalaya Landslide

    At least six people were killed, one was missing and nine others injured after incessant rains triggered landslides across Meghalaya on Saturday, an official said.

  • Meghalaya Assembly Passes Unanimous Resolution Against Cattle Trade Rule

    Meghalaya Assembly Passes Unanimous Resolution Against Cattle Trade Rule

    The Meghalaya assembly on Monday passed a unanimous resolution, asking the Centre to withdraw its cattle trade rules, which ban the sale and purchase of cattle in animal markets for slaughter. The resolution said the rules were "beyond the scope and object" set out in the Preamble of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960, and was thus infr...

  • Meghalaya Passes Resolution Opposing Centre's Notification On Cattle Sale

    Meghalaya Passes Resolution Opposing Centre's Notification On Cattle Sale

    The Meghalaya Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution opposing the Centre's notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle at animal markets for slaughter and demanded its withdrawal as it would "impact the economy of the state and the food habit of its people".

  • Meghalaya Passes Goods And Services Tax Bill

    Meghalaya Passes Goods And Services Tax Bill

    The Meghalaya assembly today unanimously passed the Meghalaya Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017, paving the way for the roll out of the GST on July 1.

  • 249 Cattle Seized From Bangladesh Border In Meghalaya

    249 Cattle Seized From Bangladesh Border In Meghalaya

    The Border Security Force has seized 249 cattle and contraband items worth Rs 82 lakh from near Indo-Bangladesh border during the past one week.

  • Cattle Rules Not Prestige Issue For Us, Can Amend, Says Harsh Vardhan

    Cattle Rules Not Prestige Issue For Us, Can Amend, Says Harsh Vardhan

    Claiming that "vested interests" had misconstrued its cattle trade rule, Union Environment Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has told NDTV that the government was willing to revisit the rule that bans slaughter of cattle sold in animal markets, saying "it is not a prestige issue for us".

  • 5,000 Youth Workers Quitting BJP In Meghalaya Over New Cattle Trade Rules

    5,000 Youth Workers Quitting BJP In Meghalaya Over New Cattle Trade Rules

    Over 5,000 BJP youth workers in Meghalaya have decided to quit the party over the centre's new rules for cattle trade that ban the buying and selling of cattle in animal markets for slaughter. Among them is prominent youth leader Wilver Greham Danggo, who resigned as the Tura City District Youth president.

  • 'Food Is A Matter Of Choice, I Am A Non-Vegetarian,' Says Venkaiah Naidu

    'Food Is A Matter Of Choice, I Am A Non-Vegetarian,' Says Venkaiah Naidu

    In the backdrop of a raging debate on beef consumption, Union minister and BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu today said food is a matter of choice and he himself is a non-vegetarian.

  • 200 Meghalaya BJP Men Want to Quit With Leader Over Cattle Trade Rule

    200 Meghalaya BJP Men Want to Quit With Leader Over Cattle Trade Rule

    The BJP in Meghalaya has called a hasty strategy session after the exit of two of its key Garo leaders on the Centre's ban on cattle trade in animal markets for slaughter. The resignation of Bachu Marak -- a senior leader of the party in the North Garo Hills today - has triggered a crisis. Within a few hours of his resignation, around 200 party wor...

  • No Move To Impose Beef Ban In Meghalaya: BJP

    No Move To Impose Beef Ban In Meghalaya: BJP

    The Bharatiya Janata Party today denied reports that it wanted to impose a ban on beef consumption in Meghalaya. A second Meghalaya BJP member quit the party in protest against the government's new rule on sale of cattle in animal markets.

  • 2nd Meghalaya BJP Leader Quits. He Wanted Beef Party For Centre's 3 Years

    2nd Meghalaya BJP Leader Quits. He Wanted Beef Party For Centre's 3 Years

    A BJP leader in Meghalaya who had talked about a "beer and beef party" on his Facebook page to mark three years of his party's government at the Centre has quit. Bachu Marak is the second BJP leader - after Bernard Marak - to quit the party over the central government's new cattle trade rules banning slaughter.

  • Meghalaya BJP Leader Quits Party Protesting Against Cattle Trade Rule

    Meghalaya BJP Leader Quits Party Protesting Against Cattle Trade Rule

    A BJP leader in Meghalaya has resigned in protest against the Centre's new rule that bans cattle trade for slaughter. Bernard Marak, a leader from Garo hills, had created controversy earlier this week by promising cheap beef to people if the party came to power. Assembly elections in the hill state, where beef is staple, is due early next year.

  • In Meghalaya, BJP Doesn't Want A Ban On Beef

    In Meghalaya, BJP Doesn't Want A Ban On Beef

    One of the most strident supporters for a complete ban on slaughter of cows, buffaloes and ox elsewhere, the BJP has a tough balancing act to perform in Meghalaya, a Christian-dominated state in the northeast that counts beef as a basic, and affordable source of protein for the masses.

  • Three Dead, 100 Ill After Consuming Pork At A Feast

    Three Dead, 100 Ill After Consuming Pork At A Feast

    In a suspected case of food poisoning at least three persons, including a minor, have died and more than 100 others were taken ill after consuming pork at a feast in Meghalaya's Ri Bhoi district, officials said today.

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