Meghalaya: Road accident kills three in NGH

Meghalaya: Road accident kills three in NGH

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | TURA, Dec 10, 2017:  In yet another road traffic accident, three people lost their lives after their motorcycle hit a bus coming from an opposite direction near the village of Sarangma in North Garo Hills (NGH) this afternoon. The incident occurred at about 1:30 this afternoon with a case being […]

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

Manipur’s Marijuana  has been considered as the best weed in the country. As stories keep on surfacing of smuggling contraband opium, there are reasons which make this state a favorable entity for such clandestine operations. Owing to its geographical compulsions, Manipur has become a source, destination and transit point for Opium, Heroin, Marijuana and other […]

Northeast Indian migrant workers flee Bengaluru coffee plantations

Northeast Indian migrant workers flee Bengaluru coffee plantations

BENGALURU | DECEMBER 10, 2017 The state’s economy, reliant on migrant labour, has gone into a tailspin after a large number of workers from northeastern states fled Karnataka. The government had recently passed a decree asking plantation and hotel owners not to hire illegal migrants for work. The effect will be felt in the next two […]

Meghalaya: Preparations by BJP in full swing for pre-poll alliance ahead of 2018 Assembly Elections

Meghalaya: Preparations by BJP in full swing for pre-poll alliance ahead of 2018 Assembly Elections

SHILLONG | DECEMBER 10, 2017 BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said talks are on with like-minded political parties to stitch a pre-poll alliance in Meghalaya for the Assembly polls slated for February-March 2018. Madhav was here to oversee the party’s preparation ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the state on December 16 to launch […]

Meghalaya: NGO lashes out at NEIGRIHMS diktat on use of only Khasi language!

Meghalaya: NGO lashes out at NEIGRIHMS diktat on use of only Khasi language!

Tura, December 10, 2017 The North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Science (NEIGRIHMS) diktat on fining students within the institution for use of the Khasi language in their daily activities met with a very strong opposition from various quarters with the Achik Youth Welfare Organization (AYWO) terming the same as undemocratic. […]

Meghalaya to have new bottling plant soon

Meghalaya to have new bottling plant soon

By our Correspondent, TNT news | Shillong, Dec 09, 2017: Union Minister of Petroleum, Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday informed that the Centre will come up with a new bottling plant in Meghalaya. “Today, we have signed an MOU with the State Government for setting up the new bottling plant. The project will be totally funded […]

Meghalaya: Shillong’s 1st ever Penguin Fever Fest 2017 leaves audience enthralled!

Meghalaya: Shillong’s 1st ever Penguin Fever Fest 2017 leaves audience enthralled!

SHILLONG | DECEMBER 9, 2017 Penguin Random House India, the country’s leading English language trade publisher hosted the first edition of Penguin Fever 2017 – Delhi’s favourite literary and cultural festival, in Shillong on 9th December 2017. The event with its venue at the Heritage Club, Shillong began at 11 am on Saturday with an […]