Shillongites speak on our Prime Minister’s visit on 16 Dec

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | SHILLONG, Dec 16, 2017 With three Northeastern states going to polls next year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has now turned his gaze to the East — Look and Act East. Playing the ‘development’ card, PM Modi in his visit to Mizoram and Meghalaya on Saturday highlighted the number of […]

IN PICTURES: Thousands attend funeral service of former minister Manirul Islam Sarkar in Garo Hills

IN PICTURES: Thousands attend funeral service of former minister Manirul Islam Sarkar in Garo Hills

DECEMBER 5, 2017 Thousands attended the funeral service of former minister, Manirul Islam Sarkar at the village of Chibinang after his untimely demise two days ago. The funeral was held yesterday at around 3:30 pm and saw the presence of former RS member, Thomas Sangma, Meghalaya Speaker AT Mondal, NPP legislator from Dadenggre, James K Sangma, NPP […]

Assam’s Majuli island: In 20 years, it may not exist anymore!

Every year, a little more of the island washes away during the floods. Surveys suggest that in 20 years, this island may not even exist anymore

Assam’s Majuli island: In 20 years, it may not exist anymore!

The largest river island in the world is in Assam. In 20 years, it may not exist anymore. Located on the Brahmaputra river in Assam, Majuli is a small island with a rich history. At the beginning of the 20th century, the island had a total area of 1250 square kilometres, but over time, as […]