When Love for Country transcends Fear of Disaster in Assam!

When Love for Country transcends Fear of Disaster in Assam!

August 15, 2017:  Surrounded in waist-deep waters but with an unwavering gaze at the national flag, four teachers and two students of a school in flood-hit Dhubri district of Assam made sure the Tricolour was hoisted and the Jana Gana Mana sung to celebrate India’s 71st Independence Day. Large parts of Assam have been inundated […]

Meghalaya: A picturesque tale of the ‘Lime City’ Shillong!

Meghalaya: A picturesque tale of the ‘Lime City’ Shillong!

Shillong, July 31, 2017: Shillong has earned the cliche, monotonous tag of being the ‘Scotland of the East'(No offence intended), but how often have we managed to ignore the glaring stares of uncountable lime rubbed all along places- be it the shutters, lamp posts, electric poles, residential and non-residential gates, almost every other wall or […]

COMING SOON: ‘People Called Shillong’- Mapping Shillong with stories!

COMING SOON: ‘People Called Shillong’- Mapping Shillong with stories!

Breathing between never-ending blankets of forests and clouds, Shillong is the gem of a city hidden beyond the reach of your average holiday. Home to the Khasi, the Garo and the Jaintia tribes of Meghalaya and many others who left their homes behind to make one among the local community; it’s a beauty that retains […]

Meghalaya: Winners of ‘STORY TELLING THROUGH PICTURES’ in Shillong Declared!

Meghalaya: Winners of ‘STORY TELLING THROUGH PICTURES’ in Shillong Declared!

July 6, 2017: TNT- The Northeast Today and People’s Place Project had organized a Photography Contest for the upcoming book ‘People Called Shillong- story of the city through the people” and the winners for the same have finally been declared! The following are the details of the winners: 1) The winning entry for the People […]