Category Archives: Meghalaya

Northeast gets its first ever pilgrim train!

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GUWAHATI: The first-ever dedicated tourist train from the region taking devotees to places of religious interest in the eastern sector will start its inaugural run from Guwahati on February 17. Named 'Aastha Circuit Tourist Train', the IRCTC said services on this train ...Read More

Meghalaya: Vigilance for proper implementation of MLA schemes! Conrad seeks response

Tura, Jan 13: The Tura MP, Conrad K Sangma put forward the question on why the Meghalaya state government has so far failed to implement and vigilance and monitoring committee to watch the implementation of projects under the various MLA ...Read More

Meghalaya Trafficking Case: Guest Houses in Shillong under scanner; demands to shut down the same grows louder

SHILLONG: While the cry for the stepping down of Meghalaya Home Minister HDR Lyngdoh gets louder, there have been other immediate demands which which included shutting down of guest houses named by the 14 year old Ichamati girl. According to the memorandum ...Read More

Meghalaya: Plot Thickens, ASAK commander-in-chief puts his weight on ransom demand over kidnap!

Tura, Jan 13: The kidnapping of three Dalu businessman from near the village of Dumnikura two days ago saw another twist with the police sources today confirming that the Songa An'pachakgipa Kotok (ASAK) commander in chief, Reding T Sangma, had ...Read More

Assam’s Mobile Theaters are successfully bridging generation gaps in times of Sci-fi!

Legendary actor-playwright Dario Fo once said, “A theater, a literature, an artistic expression that does not speak for its own time has no relevance.” With the mobile theater culture almost having vanished from the national imagination, the Assamese “Bhramyaman theater” ...Read More

Meet Moksh, an upcoming independent Rapper from Shillong!

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Northeast India has been home to many talented artists.  It has given some of the best singers, rock bands, dancers, instrumentalist, players and so on and so forth. In the recent years we have noticed many  independent artists have emerged ...Read More

To what extend has demonetisation curbed flesh trade in India?

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Demonetisation is a prominent notion that has shook the nation for an effective cause India’s rupee recall appears to have had “a massive impact” on the country’s human trafficking industry, according to advocacy and rescue groups, with some reporting reductions ...Read More

From initiating Operation Kyllang to becoming a Rapist: The Irony of Julius Dorphang!

It is said that every militant or a terrorist is somebody's freedom fighter who fights for a cause which, at some point of time may be for the well being of a particular section of society. The same was the ...Read More

Meghalaya:Paul Lyngdoh demands for fast track courts,zero tolerance against Rapists

UDP Working President and MLA Paul Lyngdoh has raised the issue of introducing Fast Track Courts in cases where women go through sexual or physical abuse  to ensure there is justice for the victim at the earliest. I had raised ...Read More

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