Meghalaya: From ‘Trash to Cash’- Community building through recycling

Meghalaya: From ‘Trash to Cash’- Community building through recycling

Shillong | April 19, 2018 The importance of a sustainable living is slowly but steadily gaining momentum in the present decade and many states in India are increasingly adopting means of a sustainable lifestyle. In view of this,  the Meghalaya Research and Development Society (MegRDS) conducted a seminar and training on “Trash-to-cash: Building Community through […]

Meet Meghalaya’s Tatyana Momin- An accomplished designer, model, a loving wife and a doting mother!

Meet Meghalaya’s Tatyana Momin- An accomplished designer, model, a loving wife and a doting mother!

By PREETTY CHAMBUGONG MARAK | April 20, 2018 “You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it.” — Edith Head. Fashion has always been an important part of a man’s lifestyle and it has evolved with changing times- During the 70s people were so fascinated about flare pants, platform and Hippie […]

Shillong’s Hammarsing Sawyan is taking traditional Khasi rhythm to the world!

Music for him was an escape out of a directionless existence in a journey that took Shillong lad Hammarsing Kharhmar Sawyan from the hallowed portals of St Stephens to Berklee College of Music in Boston.The courage that it took to step into the unknown was rewarded when he shot into fame with his EP, Exhibition, featuring a song in collaboration last year with an idol of his, Julian Casablancas of The Strokes.

Shillong’s Hammarsing Sawyan is taking traditional Khasi rhythm to the world!

The feature was first published in the Telegraph and TNT- The Northeast Today has not edited any portion of this piece Alipta Jena | April 20, 2018 Sawyan made his home country extremely proud after his first solo EP, Last Dance, was released and backed by Casablancas. Casablancas also lent his vocals to Sawyan’s song, No one there. […]

Meghalaya students cry for safety as Rape hits children even before Puberty!

Meghalaya students cry for safety as Rape hits children even before Puberty!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 18,2018 There was a time when the only things that worried school going children were assignments, tests and friendship fights, when eve teasing was an act dreaded by girls and when boys were considered gentlemen if they did not indulge in eve teasing. But times have changed for the […]

Meghalaya: More arms & ammunition recovered in EGH with combined efforts of villagers and police

Meghalaya: More arms & ammunition recovered in EGH with combined efforts of villagers and police

From Our Correspondent Tura, April 18, 2018 The continued search for arms hidden by the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) in East Garo Hills (EGH) produced more results with the police today recovering more arms and ammunition from the village of Bawa Duragre and Doringkegre. The various arms and ammunition were recovered after continued search […]

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