MEGHALAYA | Shillong puts Swachh Bharat mission to shame as heaps of garbage lie unattended for months!

MEGHALAYA | Shillong puts Swachh Bharat mission to shame as heaps of garbage lie unattended for months!

Shillong, October 12, 2017: In what may be termed as huge blow to the Swaccha Bharat Mission in the capital town of Shillong, an unpleasant sight of a huge amount of garbage dump has come to light at the road between MES and Nongmynsong. The issue came into the lime light when Nicholas Jonathan Kharnami […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR- Has Guwahati become a sports magnet of Northeast India?

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR- Has Guwahati become a sports magnet of Northeast India?

Dated: October 12, 2017 To, The Editor TNT- the Northeast Today Respected Editor, From hosting the FIFA U-17 to India-Australia T20 series, Guwahati is seen as the major attraction for sports events. The last time was during the 12th South Asian Games. An article published recently, Can Assam become India’s sports hub? The overall sports scene […]

Northeast India sees clash of opinions between Animal lovers & Fire Cracker lovers this Diwali

Northeast India sees clash of opinions between Animal lovers & Fire Cracker lovers this Diwali

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar October 11, 2017: Diwali, also known as the festival of lights is a practice not only followed by the Hindus but by people from all sections of society irrespective of their religion, caste or creed. This festival of lights has however drawn flak in the recent past from various sections of […]

Young Mizo Association distributes cash among Mizoram flood victims

Young Mizo Association distributes cash among Mizoram flood victims

AIZAWL, October 12: The central committee of Young Mizo Association (YMA) has begun distributing relief in cash to the victims of heavy rain this year. Over Rs 1.47 crore was raised from different branches of the YMA, individuals, and organisations, including Mizo ethnic groups, for the cause, the president of the association, Lalbiakzuala, said. The […]

Sikkim government declares 43 public holidays in 2018

Sikkim government declares 43 public holidays in 2018

GANGTOK, October 12: In a bonanza for its employees, the Sikkim government has declared 43 days’ public holidays, including four restricted ones, during the calendar year 2018. An official notification issued said there will be 43 days’ public holidays during the calendar year 2018 and an additional four days of restricted holidays, but the state […]

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