Daily Archives: 8 June

Meghalaya: Villagers oppose setting up hydro electric project by NEEPCO

Shillong, June, 08, 2017:The 85 MW Mawphu Hydro Electric Project (MHEP) Stage II has suffered a major jolt with majority of the residents of Thieddieng village opposing the project to be implemented by NEEPCO. While accusing the acting Sordar of ...Read More

Meghalaya to highly be benefitted with the introduction of GST bill

Shillong, June, 08, 2017: Meghalaya Governor, Banwarilal Purohit has convened the Special Session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly on June 12. The Special Session has been convened to allow the Meghalaya Government to table the draft of the Meghalaya Goods and ...Read More

Meghalaya: Week long power outage in Phulbari leaves people reeling in darkness

Tura, Jun 8: Darkness looms over the town of Phulbari for over a week owing to a damaged transformer last week. The transformer was engulfed in flames owing to a fire which broke out last week and the cause is ...Read More

“I am coming home soon….”, Major David Manlum’s last words to his friend!

June 8, 2017: "I am coming home next week", texted Major David Manlun to his friend Richa in Shillong just the morning before he was martyred in the fateful morning of June 7, 2017 at the hands of NSCN(K)/ ULFA ...Read More

Assam: Silchar retains normalcy after brawl in various parts!

Silchar, June 8, 2017: A day after Section 144 was clamped in Cachar district over a scuffle between two groups near the Silchar court and subsequent arson, a peace meeting was held at the deputy commissioner's office to ensure such ...Read More

Will Meghalaya see more than Petrol Bombs and curfews in the upcoming months?

With the promulgation of an Order under Section 144 CrPC by the Deputy commissioner of East Khasi Hills District on June 7, The State has not seen the end of the onslaught of petrol bombs causing damage to public property, ...Read More

Meghalaya witnesses boom in Poultry industry!

Meghalaya, June 8, 2017: Poultry industry in Meghalaya has recently witnessed a boom. Due to the deficiency of poultry products in the state, many people have now taken up poultry farming as backyard farming, rearing the poultry to meet the ...Read More

91% of Businesses in India at risk of cyber attack!

 June 7, 2017: When it comes to cyber security, 91 per cent of businesses in India say their organisation is at risk because of the complexity of business and IT operations, which is above the APJ (Asia-Pacific and Japan) average ...Read More

Darjeeling Violence Update: 15 cops injured, five vehicles burnt!

Darjeeling, June 8, 2017: Thousands of angry Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) activists here on Thursday indulged in arson, fought pitched battles with the police and pelted stones at them, injuring 15 policemen, including a DIG. Police lobbed tear-gas shells to quell ...Read More