Arunachal tribal outfit from 1960s wows at Northeast fashion gala

Arunachal tribal outfit from 1960s wows at Northeast fashion gala

Itanagar, Aug 22 (IANS): Arunachal Pradesh’s Apatani tribal group’s traditional outfit from the 1960s impressed one and all at the North East India Fashion Week (NEIFW) here. The traditional Apatani knee-length skirt in black and white looked quite ordinary when it was presented on the ramp of NEIFW, which concluded on Sunday. But when the […]

Meghalaya: UALA demands early release of rehabilitation package

Meghalaya: UALA demands early release of rehabilitation package

TURA: Reports surfaces that leaders of the disbanded United Achik Liberation Army (UALA) on Friday sought the State government for an early release of their rehabilitation package even though 23 of their former rebels did not attend the ongoing skill development training and counselling. The 23 that left for home immediately after the disbanding ceremony are many of the area […]

Meghalaya: MeECL’s delay to power flood lights puts BSF in trouble

Meghalaya: MeECL’s delay to power flood lights puts BSF in trouble

SHILLONG: An inordinate delay from the Meghalaya Electricity Corporation Ltd (MeECL) to power flood lights along the Indo-Bangladesh International Border has put the Border Security Force in “undue hardship” in managing the 443 km-long border, officials said today. The MeECL is to provide floodlights along the Indo-Bangladesh border and Rs 14.7 crore have been deposited […]

Match preview: Lajong to play Rangdajied United FC

Match preview: Lajong to play Rangdajied United FC

SHILLONG: A new season of Meghalaya’s top football competition has begun with a new league sponsor coming in – Gionee Mobiles. Three matches have already been played, and the competition this year has become tougher with each team aiming to win the Gionee Shillong Premier League. Defending Champions, Shillong Lajong FC who bagged the top […]