Meghalaya: A tale of the kayaking journey of three rural folks – From Sumer to Karnataka!

Meghalaya: A tale of the kayaking journey of three rural folks – From Sumer to Karnataka!

“Don’t let anything stop you from reaching your Goal” As we all know Northeast India is famous for various types of sports be it Football, Cricket, Basketball etc but what about Adventure sports? Well, this type of sport is seeping its way to the region. In Meghalaya, Adventure sport is quite famous and is ever growing […]

Ban on Sale of cattle for slaughter: Will BJP manage to turn it into a reality in Northeast India?

Ban on Sale of cattle for slaughter: Will BJP manage to turn it into a reality in Northeast India?

SHILLONG, May 27: The surprising gazette notification issued by the environment ministry recently banning the sale of cattle for slaughter across the country is likely to affect Northeast India the most as cattle are usually imported from outside the region,  like from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. While this ban has struck a sentimental chord amongst […]

New Chief Minister for Tripura in 2018? TMC acts as collaborators of CPI (M)

New Chief Minister for Tripura in 2018? TMC acts as collaborators of CPI (M)

By Tapas Dey Conventional wisdom precludes any speculation over the top leadership of a  party when a crucial election is due but, as part of journalistic exercise, the temptation to speculate is irresistible , specially when significant trends are visible. Given this, speculating over the next chief ministership of Tripura is a very relevant issue […]

Meghalaya: RTI activist alleges scam in Horticultural Department; tender allegedly awarded to non-eligible companies!

Meghalaya: RTI activist alleges scam in Horticultural Department; tender allegedly awarded to non-eligible companies!

Shillong, May 26, 2017: The Government Departments of Meghalaya have not been free from scams- be it the Sericulture scam, School teacher recruitment scam or job scam in agriculture department, to name a few. Amidst the turbulence of such controversies, another scam has hit the Department of Horticulture, Meghalaya. It has come to light that […]

With Sushmita Sen as her role model, Shillong’s Sabina Parvez Warjri is all set to represent India in London

With Sushmita Sen as her role model, Shillong’s Sabina Parvez Warjri is all set to represent India in London

May 26, 2017: It was not a very long time ago that ‘Marriage’ was seen by many to mark the end of career, leave alone success for women folk in Indian society, a stereotype that ceased to be broken despite living examples of strong women like Indira Gandhi, the woman Prime Minister of India or […]

Sikkim’s ‘Police Pilot’, a slap in the face of Modi’s ‘Everyone is Important’ policy (EIP)!

Sikkim’s ‘Police Pilot’, a slap in the face of Modi’s ‘Everyone is Important’ policy (EIP)!

May 25, 2017: Tiny Himalayan state of Sikkim became part of the Indian Union in the year 1975. The 22nd state with 610,577 of a total population, peace loving and simple. Everyone in the state is important in fact everyone has equal contribution in bringing up the state to a level where it stands firmly […]

Meet Femina Miss Tripura, Rinky Chakma who will represent Tripura in Fbb Femina Miss India 2017!

Meet Femina Miss Tripura, Rinky Chakma who will represent Tripura in Fbb Femina Miss India 2017!

By Priyanka Deb Burman AGARTALA, March 25: Born of an Indian Army father, Rinky Chakma  dreamt big like her father.  Among four siblings, Rinky is the first from her family and perhaps from her community to prove her worth by becoming Femina Miss India Tripura 2017 at the North East regional auditions of Fbb Colors […]

Religious radicalisation in Northeast India: Meghalaya on its toes to counter security threats

Religious radicalisation in Northeast India: Meghalaya on its toes to counter security threats

SHILLONG, May 20: Days after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh described religious radicalisation as a serious security threat in the Northeast region of the country, Meghalaya cabinet minister, Prestone Tynsong acknowledged the threat while stating that the state government is taking all the required measures to prevent any spill over from across the international border. […]

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