Meghalaya: Assam Rifles 26th Senior National Wushu Championship begins in Shillong

Meghalaya: Assam Rifles 26th Senior National Wushu Championship begins in Shillong

Shillong, Oct 10,2017: A grand opening ceremony marked the beginning of the Assam Rifles 26th Senior National Wushu Championship at the Assam Rifles Sports Complex, Laitkor, today. With support from the North Eastern Council and Wushu Association of India, the October 10-15 tournament has brought together 839 participants (588 men, 251 women) representing 40 states […]

POEMS | Happiness by Ngawang Tenzin

POEMS | Happiness by Ngawang Tenzin

HAPPINESS By Ngawang Tenzin   Four friends crossed the line of control; one was shot with bullets another died of starvation two crossed the rivers hid in the deep forests walked on the dark roads; prayers of Avalokiteshevara the only hope Before stepping from the fearful den another died from malaria bared feet and empty stomach; […]

Sports>>Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappe among 2017 Ballon d’Or nominees

Sports>>Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappe among 2017 Ballon d’Or nominees

Oct 10,2017: France Football magazine has announced a list of 30 nominees for the 2017 Ballon d’Or that includes Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain. Also among the final 10 nominees were PSG’s Edinson Cavani, Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema, Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bayern […]

Meghalaya: North Shillong to witness stiff battle in 2018; Who will fill Roshan’s shoes?

Meghalaya: North Shillong to witness stiff battle in 2018; Who will fill Roshan’s shoes?

Shillong, Oct 10, 2017: The decision of Health and Family Welfare Minister and sitting legislator of Shillong North, Roshan Wajri not to contest the upcoming Assembly elections has definitely brought smiles to many of her opponents. Her decision came as a good news for other candidates who are eyeing to contest next year elections from the […]

Nagaland’s Chumu town and its 10 pt resolution to flush out illegal immigrants

Nagaland’s Chumu town and its 10 pt resolution to flush out illegal immigrants

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie DIMAPUR, Oct 10, 2017: Faced with the problem of influx and the impending threat of being overwhelmed by illegal immigrants, the residents of a town in Nagaland are firm on their resolution to drive out illegal immigrants from the state. Cementing the 10-point resolution to flush out illegal Bangladeshi immigrants (IBIs) from […]

ASSAM | 70 years on, Bodoland issue sees no respite; Numerous agitations on the fray!

ASSAM | 70 years on, Bodoland issue sees no respite; Numerous agitations on the fray!

Guwahati, October 10, 2017: Since 1967, a section of people in Assam have been demanding for the protection of their rights. The Bodos in Assam have time and again voiced their demand in the form of agitation and protests but unfortunately, it fell into deaf ears. Political parties have come and gone by assuring them […]