From Assam’s tea gardens to the mesmerizing Himalayas, Ruskin Bond’s book is an unfolding mystery!

From Assam’s tea gardens to the mesmerizing Himalayas, Ruskin Bond’s book is an unfolding mystery!

–Review by Shweta Raj Kanwar ‘Journey down the Years’ is a Nature lover’s delight. From the very first chapter till the very last, the reader is taken on Ruskin Bond’s Wonderland- to put it right. However, as simple and predictable as it may sound given the fact that Ruskin Bond is seen presenting his own […]

Meet the wanderer…Wara Kharkongor—she’s fearless, she’s adventurous and she’s from Shillong!

Meet the wanderer…Wara Kharkongor—she’s fearless, she’s adventurous and she’s from Shillong!

-By Jessica Passah September 1, 2017: “To travel is to live,” said Hans Christian Anderson and this is exactly what one woman from Shillong intends to keep doing. Wara Kharkongor, an educator in one of Meghalaya’s best schools–Pine Mount School has found her second home in Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir. The teacher with a wonderfully […]

Meghalaya’s YOU & I Arts Café – Where Creativity & Food go hand in hand

Meghalaya’s YOU & I Arts Café – Where Creativity & Food go hand in hand

~~ By Raysham Powdel In a technology-driven world where time is considered of the essence and every innovation and creation is conceptualized to link people to a virtual network with varied possibilities thereby turning this world into one giant global village. However, amidst all this technological hype, an entrepreneur from Meghalaya, Wanphai Nongrum came up with […]

Assam: Mission China hits silver screen with a bang; expected to be biggest blockbuster in Assamese cinema

Assam: Mission China hits silver screen with a bang; expected to be biggest blockbuster in Assamese cinema

-Reviewed by Anurag Barman September 10, 2017: The wave that has been whirling the wits of every Assamese cine-goer for such a long stretch has come ashore. The much awaited and talked about flick of the year Mission china by the sensational Zubeen Garg has finally hit the theatres on 8 September with a blast.  […]

LOVE DOGS? Here is a crash course into the history of a few canine breeds!

LOVE DOGS? Here is a crash course into the history of a few canine breeds!

-Review by Gaurav Lama The Book of Indian Dogs- The first comprehensive guide to Indian dog breeds in over fifty years Published by Aleph Book Company, the hard bound book has a simple and unassuming cover comprised of the image of a brown, collared hound with a black snout. The back cover has a picture of […]

Meet Assam based band ‘Celestial Way’ who are making a unique attempt to produce ‘Tangent Music’

Meet Assam based band ‘Celestial Way’ who are making a unique attempt to produce ‘Tangent Music’

April 26, 2017:  CELESTIAL WAY : The Tangent Band The band was formed in 2015 as a project to work mostly on folk music to be fused with contemporary jazz , rock, pop, etc. to define a completely new genre in World Music which the band term as TANGENT MUSIC. They are constantly working with […]