Did you know Pusaw is the traditional Khasi cake?

Did you know Pusaw is the traditional Khasi cake?

Whether eaten hot and steaming as part of every meal or made into cakes and crepes and eaten with sweet red tea, rice occupies a central place with Khasi cuisine and indeed the cuisine of all tribes in Meghalaya. Pusaw is one such traditional Khasi snack. Made from a very special variety of red rice […]

Meghalaya: NPP slams GHADC for misappropriation of Rs. 28 crores central fund

Meghalaya: NPP slams GHADC for misappropriation of Rs. 28 crores central fund

Tura, January 15, 2018: The Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) is making headlines again for misusing of funds. The National People’s Party (NPP) led Opposition mercilessly slammed the Congress led Executive Committee (EC) for withdrawing a staggering amount of Rs. 28 crores from central funds released by Union tribal Affairs ministry. The Opposition has […]

Meghalaya farmers prohibited from burning straws as it destroys forests!

Meghalaya farmers prohibited from burning straws as it destroys forests!

Shillong, January 12, 2018: The West Khasi Hills district administration has imposed prohibitory orders in the district to prevent farmers from burning straws and grasslands, officials said on Friday. Acting on reports about unscrupulous burning of stubble and grasslands in the district during the dry winter season, deputy commissioner Arunkumar Kembhavi said, the prohibitory order […]