Meghalaya

15 trapped inside flooded Indian mine for over 3 weeks

Indian rescuers trying to reach a group of miners trapped in a remote and illegal “rat-hole” coal mine struggle to pump out water from the 370-foot-deep pit, further dimming their chances of survival more than three weeks into their ordeal.

June 18, 2022
June 18, 2022

Another wake-up call amid raging floods

Urgent humanitarian aid needed in flood-hit northeast

January 5, 2019
January 5, 2019

15 trapped inside flooded Indian mine for over 3 weeks

Indian rescuers trying to reach a group of miners trapped in a remote and illegal “rat-hole” coal mine struggle to pump out water from the 370-foot-deep pit, further dimming their chances of survival more than three weeks into their ordeal.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

Salahuddin’s trial begins in Shillong court

Trial of BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed, accused of trespassing into India, begins at a Shillong court with the recording of the statement of one of the two witnesses.

July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015

Charge framed against Salahuddin

A court in Meghalaya frames charges against Salahuddin Ahmed for trespassing into Indian territory, a charge the BNP leader denied. Salahuddin, who went missing in Dhaka in March and was found in Shillong two months later, maintains that he was taken there forcibly.

July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015

Charge framing hearing against Salahuddin July 22

A Shillong court in the Meghalaya state of India fix July 22 for hearing on charge framing against BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed in a case filed for trespass.

June 13, 2015
June 13, 2015

Salahuddin’s wife returns home

BNP leader Salahuddin's wife Hasina Ahmed has returned Bangladesh to collect necessary documents and papers relating to her husband’s disappearance, BNP insiders say.

June 5, 2015
June 5, 2015

Conditional bail for Salahuddin

A Shillong court India grantes conditional bail to BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed in a case filed for trespass.

June 3, 2015
June 3, 2015

Salahuddin charged with trespassing

Shillong police press charges against BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed in a case filed for trespassing.

May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015

Salahuddin denied bail

A Shillong court in the Indian state of Meghalaya rejected bail to BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed in a case filed for trespassing.

May 25, 2015
May 25, 2015

Family worried about Salahuddin’s fate in Bangladesh

BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed's elder brother expresses concern that his brother will not remain “safe” if he returns to Bangladesh.