Meghalaya: Stones hurled, petrol bombs thrown at Rishipara

Meghalaya: Stones hurled, petrol bombs thrown at Rishipara

TURA: The bug didn’t stop here, trouble started escalating in Tura following the death of Sengat Sangma, and coming back to its origin, unrest have started to unfold yet again at Rishipara. Rishipara, which is reeling under immense pressure after the death of Sangma, apparently at the hands of the locality residents, have yet again witnessed troubles […]

It’s good news for Cardiac patients of North East; Stents soon to become part of Govt approved health care kit

It’s good news for Cardiac patients of North East; Stents soon to become part of Govt approved health care kit

SHILLONG: The idea of providing better health care services in the northeast and bringing an institution that is akin to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) would remain only a concept if there is no one to hold the Institution and its management accountable and ensures that health care facilities are made accessible and […]

Meghalaya: BJP to vie for ADCs’ by-polls slated for Dec 13; announces names of candidates today

Meghalaya: BJP to vie for ADCs’ by-polls slated for Dec 13; announces names of candidates today

SHILLONG: The BJP Meghalaya unit on Monday officially jumped into the fray for the by-polls to the Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) slated for December 13, by announcing the names of six candidates who will be contesting in the upcoming bye-polls to the KHADC and JHADC. Amongst the candidates were Hubert Marbaniang from Laban-Mawprem Constituency, Mrs […]

Meghalaya: BJP blames Congress leadership for instability in KHADC; lends support to PN Syiem

Meghalaya: BJP blames Congress leadership for instability in KHADC; lends support to PN Syiem

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday stated that the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) fiasco is the offshoot of the crisis that transcended down from an internal bickering within the congress party. Taking advantage of the prevailing political setback in the KHADC following the suspension of its CEM PN […]

Supreme Court stays Meghalaya HC’s notification amending the Rules to give Senior gown to “any” lawyer

Supreme Court stays Meghalaya HC’s notification amending the Rules to give Senior gown to “any” lawyer

SHILLONG: Shillong, it would appear, has not quite gotten the message from Delhi. The controversy surrounding Senior Advocate designations from Meghalaya came to the fore in the Supreme Court yet again. An amendment to the Rules relating to designations by the Meghalaya High Court has resulted in another petition by the Shillong High Court Bar […]

Northeast India braces itself to welcome NH7 Weekender 2016; Event promises special facilities for disabled!

Northeast India braces itself to welcome NH7 Weekender 2016; Event promises special facilities for disabled!

‘Fans should expect a surprise,’ promises Papon;  ‘A treat for music lovers in the region,’ says Alobo Naga Guwahati/Shillong: With less than a week to go for the happiest music festival – Bacardi NH7 Weekender – to kick off from Shillong for the second consecutive year, the region is already in a celebratory mood. Allied […]