Meghalaya: Kidnapped victim from Garo Hills makes valiant narrow escape from abductors

Meghalaya: Kidnapped victim from Garo Hills makes valiant narrow escape from abductors

Tura, Jun 10, 2017: A Tempo driver from Mankachar in Assam made a narrow escape from a gang of kidnappers after being abducted by them a day ago in Garo Hills. Maksadul Alom (28) was kidnapped by a group of criminals armed with daggers and daos (machetes) from near Aiodoba village Assam-Meghalaya border. He however […]

Meghalaya ranks 5th nationwide in terms of ‘Swach Bharat Mission’ implementation; targets ODF status by 2018

Meghalaya ranks 5th nationwide in terms of ‘Swach Bharat Mission’ implementation; targets ODF status by 2018

June 10, 2017: In what may be termed as a major achievemnet to the state, Meghalaya has been ranked fifth nationwide in terms of implementation of the objectives of Swach Bharat Mission. PHE department Additional Chief Engineer in charge of Swach Bharat Mission, RK Pandey recently informed that the State Government has set a target up […]

Meet Mazin Mukhtar who is giving a face-lift to education in Assam through the UN recognized “Akshar” model!

Meet Mazin Mukhtar who is giving a face-lift to education in Assam through the UN recognized “Akshar” model!

Inspired by the legendary cultural icon of Assam, Bhupen Hazarika’s son, Tej Hazarika; Mazin Mukhtar set out from New York into an unprecedented task which turned out to be revolutionary and daunting with time. Mazin engineered the idea behind “Akshar Foundation” which ‘finds deep roots in the belief of radical changes in the education system’ […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Union Minister flags off new ambulance service

Arunachal Pradesh: Union Minister flags off new ambulance service

Itanagar, June 10, 2017: Union minister Kiren Rijiju flagged off the new ambulance service for Arunachal Pradesh from Shillong’s NEIGRIHMS hospital. Union Government’s development related organization, Hindustan Prefab Limited introduced this ambulance. He said that, this will help the patients of Arunachal Pradesh to reach the hospital for their further treatment. Union minister Rijiju also informed […]

Meghalaya: Section 144 re-imposed at Ri-Bhoi district pertaining to unrest and arson

Meghalaya: Section 144 re-imposed at Ri-Bhoi district pertaining to unrest and arson

Shillong,  June, 10, 2017: Within a week after revoking the order, the Deputy Magistrate of Ri-Bhoi District, CP Gotmare today issued an order to re-impose Section 144 CrPC throughout the district. Despite repeated appeals on the part of the district administration, eminent citizens, Public leaders and NGO’s to maintain peace and tranquility,  Gotmare in the […]