Man-Animal Conflict: estranged elephant destroyed 4 houses in NGH, Meghalaya

Man-Animal Conflict: estranged elephant destroyed 4 houses in NGH, Meghalaya

 TURA: Separated from its herd, an estranged elephant stomped everything in its path destroying four houses in a village in North Garo Hills on Tuesday night. The village, Bekbekgre is part of an elephant corridor which stretches from the hilly tracts of Bangladesh, going through Balpakram and going into the forest reserves of Goadpara in […]

5 offbeat things you must do in Meghalaya!

5 offbeat things you must do in Meghalaya!

If you are in Meghalaya, don’t just stay within city limits and go about shopping for things that can be found even online! Instead, do something that will make your stay memorable! WATERFALL HOPPING In Meghalaya, there is an ever presence of rain. So much so, the state is filled with countless and infinite waterfalls, […]

Meghalaya: Musicians, MLAs, Students join the rally to protest against rampant atrocities against women and children

Meghalaya: Musicians, MLAs, Students join the rally to protest against rampant atrocities against women and children

SHILLONG, Jan 11:The rally called by the CSWO and TUR on Wednesday (Jan 11) witnessed a mass participation of people from different walks of life including renowned musicians like Rudy Wallang, Tipriti Kharbangar, MLAs including HSPDP chief Ardent Miller Basaiawmoit and KHNAM leader Adelbert Nongrum, people with disabilities besides other social organisations like Campaign for […]

Less we forget about the Nul-Ding Kût Festival of the Biates — ‘The Festival of Renewal of Life’

Less we forget about the Nul-Ding Kût Festival of the Biates — ‘The Festival of Renewal of Life’

One of the prominent and remarkable festivals of Northeast India celebrated by the Biate community of Meghalaya and Assam, the Nul-Ding Kût (The Festival of Renewal of Life) is celebrated in the beginning of every year to mark the beginning of a new year before making a new start afresh since time immemorial by our […]

“Pornography is the Theory — Rape is the practice”. How true is this for Indian Men?

“Pornography is the Theory — Rape is the practice”. How true is this for Indian Men?

The recent spate of attacks on women in Bangalore along with the shocking molestation incident regarding MLA Julius Dorphang in Meghalaya had almost shook peoples’ conscience.  In Julius’s case, it had seemed that his powerful connections and position as MLA could give the perpetrator an escape from the law of the land. But he was […]