BLOG | Meghalaya: The city of music, Shillong barely has a sound for hungry street children!

BLOG | Meghalaya: The city of music, Shillong barely has a sound for hungry street children!

By Tanushree Deb | April 22, 2018 Shillong“The Rock Capital Of India”, the land which is highly influenced by  the western culture, where everything looks attractive and perfect from outside but as we go deep into this colourful lights there lies the unprecedented and unseen story which is often left unnoticed . Kids are seen […]

IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 22, 2018 While football has been a household sport in many states of Northeast India where men and women both are seen to play this game with gusto and enthusiasm, it was discouraging to see that only one state- Manipur represented the entire region in a national football league […]

Meghalaya: ‘I want to fulfill my late husband’s aspirations’ – says Krinilla R Marak ahead of Williamnagar polls

Meghalaya: ‘I want to fulfill my late husband’s aspirations’ – says Krinilla R Marak ahead of Williamnagar polls

From Our Correspondent Tura, Apr 22, 2018 For Krinilla the past few months, after the murder of her husband and MLA contestant from Williamnagar, Jonathone N Sangma, have been the hardest and most trying in her entire life. Overnight, after her husband’s murder, life turned upside down. Late Jonathone Sangma was one of the front […]

Nagaland: Pre-monsoon showers cause havoc as bridge collapses, 1 buried alive, 3 injured in landslide

Nagaland: Pre-monsoon showers cause havoc as bridge collapses, 1 buried alive, 3 injured in landslide

Kohima, Apr 22, 2018 The pre-monsoon rains creating havoc in Nagaland and claimed one life and injured three in Mokokchung while one temporary bridge along the Montikang-Chuchuyimlang road, serves as an alternative route not only for the people of Longleng district, but also for Tobu and Moka area of Mon district has been washed away […]

An open letter to the heartless men from an innocent, fearful Shillong girl!

An open letter to the heartless men from an innocent, fearful Shillong girl!

By Naphilakmen Syiemlieh | April 22, 2018 Dear Narrow-minded Heartless Men, This is a humble letter from an adventurous girl, a girl with dreams, a girl with a vision, a girl with pride, a girl who longs for freedom. A girl just like your mother who carried you nine months and endured pain while bringing you […]

Meghalaya Health Minister expedites construction of Tura Medical College, Shillong Medical College next on list

Meghalaya Health Minister expedites construction of Tura Medical College, Shillong Medical College next on list

By Our Reporter   April 22, 2018 Health and Family Welfare Minister, AL Hek said that the Government will immediately take up the construction of the Tura Medical College. “We understand there are some issues concerning the project. But we have decided to start the project immediately,” Hek told reporters after reviewing the status of […]