From Shillong Chamber Choir to CBFC board member: The success story of Neil Nongkynrih

From Shillong Chamber Choir to CBFC board member:  The success story of Neil Nongkynrih

By Mewanshwa Kharshiing Shillong, August 3, 2017: It is inspiring to meet people who were able to rise above challenges in the midst of insurmountable odds and one can draw inspiration from the blood, sweat and tears behind their achievements. Their determination and zeal is infectious and you can also understand their yearning to maintain […]

Meghalaya: Ahead of elections, NPP bats for rehabilitation & compensation to affected villagers in Indo-Bangla border

Meghalaya: Ahead of elections, NPP bats for rehabilitation & compensation to affected villagers in Indo-Bangla border

Tura, September 3, 2017: As Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018 draws closer with only a few months left, various political parties have begun to roll up their sleeves and NPP, in this regard is not far behind. The National People’s Party (NPP) has demanded the the Central as well as the state governments to work on the […]

Meghalaya: Khasi film “My name is Eeooow” bags 2nd International Award in Italy!

Meghalaya: Khasi film “My name is Eeooow” bags 2nd International Award in Italy!

Shillong, September, 03, 2017: A Khasi film “My name is Eeooow” has won its second International award at the recently concluded Film Festival Della Lessinia held in Bosco Chiesanuova in Italy from 19th to 27th August 2017.  The film won the Prize from the Curatorium Cimbricum Veronense in memory of Piero Piazzola and Mario Pigozzi for the best film by a young […]

Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya to expect heavy downpour in next 2 or 3 days

Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya to expect heavy downpour in next 2 or 3 days

September, 03, 2017: Southwest Monsoon has been pouring good rain and thundershowers over the northeastern states of the country along with adjoining Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim. Throughout the month of August, the aforesaid areas continued with Monsoon showers with varying intensity and seldom had they gone dry. The month of September also began on […]

Assam: Green Corridor provided for first time to critically ill baby

Assam: Green Corridor provided for first time to critically ill baby

Guwahati, September 3, 2017: An ambulance carrying a critically ill four-month-old boy to the Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi International (LGBI) airport in Guwahati on Sunday was provided a green corridor by the Kamrup (metro) district administration for a quick passage of the vehicle. An air ambulance then flew the boy, Snigdharaag Bhuyan, and his parents to […]

Manipur: 2 women arrested for trafficking tribal women to Thailand

Manipur: 2 women arrested for trafficking tribal women to Thailand

Imphal, September 3, 2017: Three human traffickers, including two women, were arrested early on Friday in Manipur when they were transporting three tribal women to Thailand, police said. The arrests have exposed the flourishing international human trafficking trade in the northeast, the police said. The rescued women, hailing from poor families in Churachandpur district, are […]

Manipur: 17-yr-old Imphal kickboxer duped by Haryana girl, stuck in Agra shelter for 2 weeks!

Manipur: 17-yr-old Imphal kickboxer duped by Haryana girl, stuck in Agra shelter for 2 weeks!

AGRA, September 3, 2017: A 17-year-old kickboxer from Manipur rescued from Agra Cantonment railway station has been living in Agra’s women’s rehabilitation centre for nearly two weeks. Originally from Tabungkhok in Imphal, the girl landed in New Delhi on August 21 to board a connecting flight to Chennai to meet her elder sister, a Master’s student there. Athokpam […]