Meghalaya | Know your constituency: Will AL Hek retain Pynthorumkhrah seat?

Meghalaya | Know your constituency: Will AL Hek retain Pynthorumkhrah seat?

By Lamphrang Nongspung, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 16, 2018: With elections just round the corner, it is interesting to analyse the political waves in the respective constituency with election fever mounting and steadfast political changes, events which makes politics so unpredictable and exciting. The board is set and the pieces are slowing moving as […]

This stylist from Shillong is creating waves in Bollywood

This stylist from Shillong is creating waves in Bollywood

~~~By Natasha Dkhar “Character,Intelligence,Strength,Style:That makes Beauty”- Diane Von Furstenberg She is fearless and is a free spirited soul with a creative imagination. A woman filled with passion,a believer in her dreams,her artistic and creativity defines her.This woman from Shillong is showcasing her talent to the world especially to the world of Bollywood.Having styled some of […]

5 facts to know about the 1st Northeast Indian Judge who is slated to become Chief Justice of India!

5 facts to know about the 1st Northeast Indian Judge who is slated to become Chief Justice of India!

January 12, 2018 Northeast India, that was initially looked upon as a region cut out from the rest of the country in many spheres has time and again given infinite reason to the country to be proud of its people and this time again, a judge from the region is slated to become the next […]

Meghalaya High Court to get new Chief Justice in Tarun Agarwala soon

Meghalaya High Court to get new Chief Justice in Tarun Agarwala soon

Shillong, January 12, 2018 The Meghalaya High Court has received an official communication from Delhi about the appointment of Justice Tarun Agarwala as the new Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court.  The present Chief Justice, Justice Dinesh Maheshwari will be transferred to Allahabad High Court as per the recommendations. Justice Tarun Agarwala, presently posted […]

DID YOU KNOW About the first medical institution of Northeast India?

DID YOU KNOW About the first medical institution of Northeast India?

DIBRUGARH, January 11, 2018 The first medical institution of Northeast India, Dr John Berry White Medical School – which was lying in a state of disrepair for years – is all set to receive a new lease of life. In 1858, a 24-year-old British surgeon, John Berry White, came to Assam to work under the […]

5 facts to know about the Naga Jungle Queen Ursula Graham Bower and her Jungle Warriors!

5 facts to know about the Naga Jungle Queen Ursula Graham Bower and her Jungle Warriors!

January 11, 2018 The book by Vicky Thomas, ‘The Naga Queen: Ursula Graham Bower and her Jungle Warriors 1939-45’ tells the story of how Ursula Bower from England visited Nagaland at the invitation of a friend, and on a dispensary tour encountered the Naga people. She was so taken was with their striking dignity, tribal pride […]

Northeast Indian travelers face hard time as fog affects flight, train services

Northeast Indian travelers face hard time as fog affects flight, train services

New Delhi, Jan 9, 2019 It’s vacation season and travelers to and from Northeast India are planning trips within India and abroad and those with flights scheduled from the Indira Gandhi Airport in Delhi are facing a tough time as numerous flights and trains have been rescheduled owing to decreased visibility due to fog. Foggy […]

Assam’s Jorhat leads the way in achieving ‘sanitation with equity’ through DAAN initiative

If a Devalaya ensures purity of soul, a Shauchalaya ensures purity of the body. And both of them are required for a person to lead a meaningful life

Assam’s Jorhat leads the way in achieving ‘sanitation with equity’ through DAAN initiative

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie ‘Cleanliness is next to Godliness’ This popular adage has been used and overused by many people who intend to drive home their respective point and in this context, a more inclusive perception which is– Cleanliness doesn’t necessarily restrict to physical clarity but also purity of the mind and soul. Using the same […]

Meghalaya: Shillong glitters amidst frost as temperature continues to drop!

Meghalaya: Shillong glitters amidst frost as temperature continues to drop!

Shillong, January 9, 2018 Shillong had last recorded its coldest January in 2011 at 0.8 degree Celsius – a temperature it recorded again on Sunday which repeated itself again on Monday. On Saturday, its minimum temperature was 1.5 degrees Celsius. The weatherman says the cold wave will prevail over isolated pockets in Meghalaya and western Assam […]