Category Archives: Opinions

Shillong: Scotland of the East or ‘Scot free of the beast’

The recent happenings in Shillong city have caught the attention of many people and the so called Pine City has earned quite a name for itself in present day. Thanks to the criminal activities meted against women and children! Readers ...Read More

Does Skin colour bias corrodes a persons self esteem?

Since ancient times the colour "black" or something related to "dark colours" has always been considered unlucky. Black is associated with darkness, unhappiness, unsuccessful etc. People that have a dark complexion is always a victim of criticism and racism. They ...Read More

Manipur Elections 2017: Where BJP could come out strong but where it went wrong!

While Ibobi has been accused of corruption and nepotism, the valley which wielded 41 seats out of the 60 Member Assembly seat should be wary of BJP. Let's rewind a little. Ibobi came to power on the virtue of the ...Read More

Meghalaya, a living example of the so-called ‘Green Community’- But, for how long?

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river - Ross Perot In the recent past, a great hype has been created about the concept of 'Sustainibility' ...Read More

Reasons why music from the 60s-80s is far better than today!

As a melancholic junkie who wishes he grew up in the 80s, I really do believe that music from the 60s-80s are way better than the music we hear today. Music of today seems far-fetched to have the same attraction ...Read More

Meghalaya Tourism: Greed at what cost? by Patricia Mukhim

It is said that accidents happen but they can be prevented with a little care and caution. The death of young and promising 18 year old Trisha Sen Bhattacharya in a drowning accident at the Krang Shuri lake surrounding the ...Read More

Football: Aizawl FC outclass Shillong Lajong in NE derby

Aizawl FC vs Shillong Lajong FC saw the first Northeast derby of the year with Aizawl hosting the Shillong side. Lajong dominated the first 20 minutes with the defence much more organized than the previous  two matces. Shillong Lajong were ...Read More

I-League: Aizawl FC host Shillong Lajong in Northeast derby

Aizawl FC and Shillong Lajong have derby date set as they take on each other tomorrow with Aizawl hosting the match. The match will be aired on Ten 2 at 1:30 pm. Aizawl have got off to a good start ...Read More

Tripura’s Security Paranoia, Police Modernization and Bullet Proof Vehicles: What Did We Miss?

Amidst stories that are pouring in the media for the last 48 hours regarding a sudden order from the Tripura Police for a significant consignment of bullet-proof cars for VIPs and VVIPs, we all have missed that the state’s cabinet ...Read More