Meghalaya: Teachers’ association withdraws stir; classes to resume from Friday

Meghalaya: Teachers’ association withdraws stir; classes to resume from Friday

SHILLONG: The teaching community under the banner of the Joint action committee of all teachers association of Meghalaya (JACATAM) on Wednesday has suspended their 2-week strike following the assurance from the state government to take note of the demands put forth by the association even as no assurance in relation to the demand for provincialisation […]

Meghalaya: NPP demands Chief Minister’s resignation

Meghalaya: NPP demands Chief Minister’s resignation

SHILLONG: The Nationalist Peoples Party on Wednesday demanded the immediate resignation of chief minister Dr Mukul Sangma while holding him responsible for the failure of the state government in tackle many issues particularly those pertaining to the student community, insurgency in Garo Hills and its inability to release the special grant funded by the central […]

Earthquake jolts Northeast India yet again

Earthquake jolts Northeast India yet again

A medium-intensity earthquake struck parts of Northeast India at around 4. 10 pm. Unconfirmed reports suggest that the epicentre of the earthquake was central Myanmar with a magnitude of 6.8. It may be mentioned that an earthquake of intensity 5.1 also struck Northeast on August 23 at around 7.45 am. This too has an epicentre […]

Sikkim: Sunsilk Mega Miss North East from Sikkim to walk the ramp at Lakme Fashion week

Sikkim: Sunsilk Mega Miss North East from Sikkim to walk the ramp at Lakme Fashion week

Meriya Subba from Namchi, Sikkim, who won the coveted title of Sunsilk Mega Miss North East earlier this year, will grace the ramp of Lakme Fashion Week 2016.  As part of her award, Meriya had won an opportunity to walk the ramp of the country’s biggest fashion extravaganza Lakmé Fashion Week for Reliance Trends in […]

Charitable runs in Northeast to boost local entrepreneurship and aid flood relief operations from Sep 4

Charitable runs in Northeast to boost local entrepreneurship and aid flood relief operations from Sep 4

SHILLONG: With the Northeastern region being a witness of life-threatening floods and other natural disasters that has left thousands misplaced and in need of assistance in various forms, it cannot be denied that although much may have been done to improve their present status, more aid in any form is however welcome. It may also […]