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(Placename) a city in NE India, capital of Meghalaya: situated on the Shillong Plateau at an altitude of 1520 m (4987 ft); destroyed by earthquake in 1897 and rebuilt. Pop: 132 876 (2001)
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the capital of Meghalaya state, in NE India: resort. 109,244.
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Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Shillong Lajong FC held Gokulam Kerala FC to a 1-1 stalemate in their final home fixture of the ongoing I-League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Shillong on Friday.
Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Feb 9 (ANI): Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar arrived at the CBI office in Shillong on Saturday morning for questioning by the probe agency in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam.
Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Two-time champions Churchill Brothers will be looking to take the pole position on the points table and lay down the gauntlet for long-time leaders Chennai City FC while taking on Shillong Lajong in the ongoing 12th edition of the I-League here at the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday.
Summary: Shillong (Meghalaya) [India], Dec 2 (ANI): The Neroca FC on Sunday rose to the fifth spot in the ongoing 12th edition of I-League after defeating the host Shillong Lajong FC by 2-1 here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Sunday.