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Meghalaya BJP unit defies regional party alliance, terms ‘Jaitbynriew’ a bluff!

By Our Special Correspondent SHILLONG, June 22, 2017 : Meghalaya Bharatiya Janata Party,(BJP)  unit on Thursday said that no amount of any pre or post-poll alliance among the regional parties can compete against them stating that the regional parties have ...Read More

Meghalaya govt. mulls possibilities of Administrator’s Rule in KHADC

Shillong, June, 22, 2017: Following complaints on the part of MDCs of the opposition, the State Government is examining possibilities to put the KHADC under Administrator's Rule. “We are examining the possibilities of putting KHADC under the Administrator’s Rules,” District Council ...Read More

Meghalaya: Opposition MDCs stage walk out after HSPDP leader refused discussion on no confidence motion

Shillong, June, 22, 2017: As a mark of protest to the ruling KHADC chairman, LG Nongsiej, the Opposition MDCs staged a walk out after HSPDP Parliamentary Party leader, Teilinia Thangkhiew refused to initiate the discussion on the no-confidence motion which she ...Read More

Nagaland: Frogs on your platter can now make you feel guilty!

The next time you put frogs in the cooking pot, beware – you might be an unsuspecting contributor to wiping out evolutionary history. A culinary delight to many Southeast Asian communities, frogs are no stranger to Nagaland’s food menu. Held ...Read More

Meghalaya: Unravelling the mystery behind the tourist turned suicide spot — Ward’s Lake

SHILLONG, May 12: Wards Lake, the famous lake in the pine city of Shillong, is quite popular among visitors and locals as well. In the recent past the site has witnessed many cases of suicides. Why many have chosen this ...Read More

Assam: Third person electrocuted due to floods in 2 weeks

Guwahati, 22 June, 2017: One man was killed in an incident of flash floods-induced electrocution in the heart of Guwahati as the city reeled under artificial floods due to heavy downpour in the wee hours today. The victim has been ...Read More

IRAQ: Mosul’s most famous 800 yr Sunni mosque allegedly destroyed Islamic State (IS)

June 22, 2017: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the destruction of an ancient mosque in the city of Mosul is "an official declaration of defeat" by so-called Islamic State (IS). IS was allegedly responsible for the destruction of Great ...Read More

Meet Manipur’s journalist turned banana cultivator Soibam Maniton Singh!

Imphal, June 22, 2017: Soibam Maniton Singh, a journalist of Manipur set a benchmark by turning into a banana cultivator and achieving success in the field. Soibam started banana farming through learning of success stories from the banana farmers during ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Chief Minister on a mission to electrify 1230 villages by December 2017

Itanagar, June 22, 2017: Arunachal Pradesh having the largest number of un-electrified villages in the country with a count of 1230, Chief Minister Pema Khandu has recently made it a mission to boost  rural electrification programme in the State. As ...Read More