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A state of eastern India between Assam and Bangladesh. Formerly a part of Assam, Meghalaya attained full statehood in 1972.
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(Placename) a state of NE India, created in 1969 from part of Assam. Capital: Shillong. Pop: 2 306 069 (2001). Area: 22 429 sq km (7800 sq miles)
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(ˌmeɪ gəˈleɪ ə)
a state in NE India. 1,774,778; 8785 sq. mi. (22,489 sq. km). Cap.: Shillong.
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Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Two Indo-Bangla border haats will become operational in Meghalaya by next month, state additional chief secretary Rebecca V Suchiang on Tuesday announced.
IANS Shillong A lower court in Meghalaya on Friday acquitted former Bangladesh Minister Salahuddin Ahmed who was arrested three years ago for trespassing into India.
Tura (Meghalaya): Meghalaya Chief Minister and National Peoples Party (NPP) candidate Conrad Sangma on Monday won the by-election from the South Tura Assembly constituency by a huge margin.
New Delhi: The World Bank and the Governments of India and Meghalaya signed a $48 million loan agreement.
Officials recruited for election duty carry Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines past army personnel at an EVM and VVPAT distribution centre ahead of assembly elections in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, in Nongpoh yesterday.
The All-Assam Minority Students' Union (MSU) have sought a tripartite talks with Assam, Meghalaya and civil bodies in Mancachar to end the deadlock, which has created an unrest in Garo Hills region of Meghalaya, Mancachar and Goalpara.
Meghalaya set to make its mark on fashion map with Shillong festival
India, May 2 -- Symantec Software Solutions Private Limited and the Government of Meghalaya today announced a Skill Development Program to provide comprehensive training and create opportunities for IT-ITeS employment in the state.
Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Aug 12 (ANI): Personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) on Sunday exchanged greetings and sweets on the eve of Eid Ul Azha along the border in Meghalaya.
IANS Shillong With Meghalaya all set to vote on Tuesday to elect a new Assembly, the Congress exuded confidence of retaining power while the BJP and regional parties were equally gung-ho about unseating the ruling party in the northeastern state.