Meghalaya: PAC pulls up Education dept. over problems faced by Kiang Nangbah College

Meghalaya: PAC pulls up Education dept. over problems faced by Kiang Nangbah College

Shillong, August 1, 2017: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the state Assembly today questioned the higher and technical education department over problems faced by Kiang Nangbah College, Jowai and asked the department to address the same within a month. Taking sou moto of the grievances aired by students of the college, the PAC today […]

Meghalaya: One GNLA cadre surrenders in South Garo Hills

Meghalaya: One GNLA cadre surrenders in South Garo Hills

Tura August 1,2017: In another jolt to GNLA,’one hardcore’ cadre of the banned militant outfit, surrendered without arms before the South Garo Hills police at Baghmara on Monday afternoon. Accoring to the police the surrendered cadre is identified as Hemborne T Sangma alias Slang alias Creambone(22) hailing from Rapdikgre village East Garo Hills district of […]

Manipur: CBI sets up team to probe extra-judicial killings by Army

Manipur: CBI sets up team to probe extra-judicial killings by Army

New Delhi August 1,2017: The CBI has constituted a special team to investigate cases of alleged extra-judicial killings by the Army, the Assam Rifles and the Manipur Police in insurgency-hit Manipur, an official said on Tuesday. “A five-member team led by a Superintendent of Police was formed last week to investigate these cases,” a Central Bureau […]

Racism & trolling in the virtual world; Are citizens to complain on Social Media regulation?

Racism & trolling in the virtual world; Are citizens to complain on Social Media regulation?

By Mewanshwa Kharshiing In the absence of online platforms in the past, people were oblivious to what was happening in the geography of a particular region and were constrained only through the traditional channels of information dissemination which were particularly radio, television and print media (newspapers). They regulate the flow of information and they are […]

NorthEast: IT system of all 7 States Treasuries,except Nagaland integrated with PFMS

NorthEast: IT system of all 7 States Treasuries,except Nagaland integrated with PFMS

New Delhi August 1,2017: The Finance Ministry today said information technology systems of treasuries of seven north eastern states have been integrated with the Centre’s Public Financial Management System (PFMS). Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa recently reviewed initiatives in the area of public expenditure management in North Eastern (NE) states. “To provide the Centre and State […]