Category Archives: States

Mizoram: Government hopes for a successful peace talks with HPC(D)

AIZAWL: Mizoram Home Minister R Lalzirliana expressed hope that the ongoing peace talks with the Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) would bring permanent peace in the state. Lalzirliana said that the Mizoram government and the HPC (D) delegations had worked out ...Read More

ISL: NEUFC settle for draw against unbeaten Delhi Dynamos

NEUFC who sit on top of the table with 9 points took on unbeaten Delhi Dynamos. The Delhi side however have 2 games in hand. Northeast have had a good start to the season and have only conceded one goal ...Read More

Tripura: CPM worker’s daughter produces fake appointment letter, case lodged

AGARTALA: Daughter of a CPM party worker was accused of joining a government job by producing a fake appointment letter. A case was lodged against her at Teliamura Police station in Khowai District. Till now, no action has been taken. ...Read More

Meghalaya: Guv inaugurates Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Centre for Policy Research and Analysis

SHILLONG:To commemorate the 85th birth anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the Governor of Meghalaya, V. Shanmuganathan inaugurated the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Center for Policy Research and Analysis at RGIIM Campus, Shillong in the presence of Dr. Mukul Sangma, ...Read More

This is the mammoth damage expected if the 1897 earthquake revisited Shillong!

Consider some of these bone-chilling and mind-boggling consequences: Nearly 35,454 people living in 5,950 houses in East Garo Hills and West Khasi Hills will be rendered homeless. Some 81,343 people living in 15,968 houses in East Khasi Hills, South Garo ...Read More

Meghalaya villagers forced to sign papers for compensation by criminal elements in Garo Hills

TURA: As if under-development and militancy is not enough for Garo Hills as a new form of criminal activities have surfaced in the region with people being subjected a forceful nature of parting with their assets. It was alleged that ...Read More

Shillong’s very own Nicholas Kharkongor makes it big as a director in the Indian film industry

Shillong now has it's first, film director from the city who has dared to dream and successfully make it to the Indian Film Industry. Nicholas Kharkongor has captured the imagination of the people with his creative and innovative style for direction ...Read More

U-17 World Cup: Is Guwahati ready to host the global event?

India will host the U-17 World Cup in the coming year and there have been a lot of speculation that most of the stadiums are not ready for the event. A team led by event manager Marion Mayer-Vorfelder will visit ...Read More

Meghalaya: Shopkeeper arrested for selling dendrite to minors

SHILLONG: A shopkeeper was arrested by the police after he was caught selling Dendrite to minors.  He was identified as Sudip Pal from Oakland. Pal was running a shop in Quinton Road near Ram Krishna Mission. The Sadar police station ...Read More