Shillong, July, 11, 2017: The State Government is eager to return back the Weighbridge Testing Mobile Kit which is mounted on truck which was given to the State Legal Metrology department by the Centre. Talking to newsmen here on Wednesday, Controller of the Legal Metrology, Israel Ingty said that the Centre had given this weighing […]
Meghalaya: Converting Garbage to Gold, these 28 ‘Merry Maidens’ from Shillong are trialblazers for all!
SHILLONG, July 11, 2017: While elsewhere the name Merry Maidens is associated with the sad tale of 19 girls turned into stone for dancing on the Sabbath during the Neolithic era, in Meghalaya the name Merry Maidens has altogether a different narrative to it which starts from rags and heads towards riches. The Merry maidens […]
Itanagar, July 11, 2017: Fourteen people are feared dead in a massive landslide triggered by incessant rains in Arunachal Pradesh’s Papum Pare district today, a senior official said. According to Additional Deputy Commissioner Jalash Pertin, chances of any survivor are dim, adding rescue operation is on. He said three dwellings in Laptap village were hit […]
Meghalaya: Appeal for inclusion of 12-yr-old braveheart for National Award grows louder in Shillong!
SHILLONG, July 11, 2017: The youth organization of Malki along with North East Regional Domestic Workers’ Movement (NERDWM) on Tuesday urged the state government to propose the name of 12 year old Camellia Kharbangar for a national award for her brave and courageous act in saving her own sister from the blazing fire which had […]
Tura, July 11, 2017: In what may be termed as a blatant defiance of the RTI, the Achik Youth Council (AYC) was in for a shocker when it sought information under the RTI Act of 2005 from the Public Works Department (PWD) – East Garo Hills, after the NGO was provided a bill of over Rs […]
Imphal, July 11, 2017: One person was shot dead by unidentified miscreants at Chhata Bekra village in Manipur’s Jiribam district, police said. Ranjan Das (42) of Chhata Bekra village was shot dead by some suspected militants at about 7:15 PM last night at his residential complex in Manipurbordering with the Barak valley of Assam, the […]
KOHIMA, July 11: While Nagaland is submerged in a series of political drama, the people particular the youth, who are keeping a keen eye on the political development in the state have expressed their disappointment and anguish over the ongoing battle within the regional party -NPF and slammed their (politicians) ‘thirst for power’. Condemning the […]
Dimapur, July 11, 2017: As the monsoon continues to shower its fury in many parts of Northeast India, incidences of flood, electrocution, landslides and river swelling leading to deaths of many have become a common phenomena. In yet another such incident, a bridge has collapsed near 4th Mile on the way to Niuland Dimapur, after crossing […]
July 11, 2017, SRINAGAR: In what may be termed as one of the worst terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, seven pilgrims on the Amarnath Yatra – six of them women – were killed on Monday in a terror attack in Anantnag at about 8:30 pm. At least 19 people were injured in one the […]