IN PICTURES | When St Mother Teresa visited Shillong!

IN PICTURES | When St Mother Teresa visited Shillong!

SHILLONG, Aug 26, 2017: On the 107th birth anniversary of St. Mother Teresa, we would like to remind you of the time when the Nobel Peace laureate visited Shillong in the early 1970s. IN PICTURES Saint Mother Teresa visited Shillong not once but more than twice. She made her first visit in 1974 when she came to inaugurate the […]

Assam: School turns fight club, boy kills batchmate in Silchar

Assam: School turns fight club, boy kills batchmate in Silchar

GUWAHATI, August 26: A class 10 student died after being assaulted by his classmate over a trivial issue in J P High School, Silchar. According to sources, two students fell into an altercation with each other. In an ensuing fight the accused boy repeatedly punched Anowar Hussain Laskar following which he collapsed and died on […]

4 medical seats of Arunachal Pradesh withdrawn, Meghalaya seats increased from 26 to 42

4 medical seats of Arunachal Pradesh withdrawn, Meghalaya seats increased from 26 to 42

ITANAGAR/SHILLONG, August 26: Four central quota medical seats including three sponsored by the North Eastern Council (NEC) of Arunachal Pradesh have been withdrawn after allotment to qualified students. This eastern most state of India last year had received 28 medical seats including three sponsored by the NEC, according to official records and conformed by state’s […]

Manipur: 18-year-old accuses cousin of rape at Thoubal

Manipur: 18-year-old accuses cousin of rape at Thoubal

IMPHAL, August 26: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly abused sexually by her cousin identified as Naorem Mani (39) from Kairembikhok Mayai Leikai, Thoubal. The incident came to light around noon time at the mentioned area when the victim was alone in her room. Taking advantage of the quietness, the assailant, who lived next door, entered […]

Meghalaya: Two FIRs filed against Ampati market’s lessee for overcharging, police blamed for inaction

Meghalaya: Two FIRs filed against Ampati market’s lessee for overcharging, police blamed for inaction

TURA, Aug 26, 2017: The villagers of Boldamgre in West Garo Hills have issued a complaint to their local MDC against the lessee of Ampati market regarding overcharging and alleged violation of the lease specified with the GHADC. The villagers who sells their products which mostly includes — domestic animals, betel nit, gingers amongst others in […]

Two powerful bomb blasts rock Manipur

Two powerful bomb blasts rock Manipur

Imphal, Aug 25, 2017: Two powerful remote-controlled bomb blasts on Friday rocked Manipur’s New Pheijang village, about 2 km away from the border bridge between the northeastern state and Myanmar, officials said. H. Chaoba, Station House Officer (SHO) of the police station in Moreh, said the bombs exploded in quick succession at 1.50 p.m. There was, […]

U-14 Subroto Cup: Manipur’s NCC enters knock-outs; Meghalaya’s Sibsing Memorial School misses spot

U-14 Subroto Cup: Manipur’s NCC enters knock-outs; Meghalaya’s Sibsing Memorial School misses spot

IMPHAL, Aug 25, 2017: As anticipated, the Under-14 boys from Government Model School from Chandigarh and NCC from Imphal, Manipur became the first teams to qualify for the knockout stage in the sub-junior boys section of the 58th Subroto Cup football tournament, here today. In a pool C match at the Dr Ambedkar Stadium, Government […]