Manipur fake encounters: SC comes heavily on SIT for not registering required FIRs

Manipur fake encounters: SC comes heavily on SIT for not registering required FIRs

IMPHAL, January 16, 2018: The Supreme Court on Tuesday came down heavily on the CBI’s SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in insurgency-hit Manipur, for not registering the required number of FIRs as directed by it earlier. The apex court directed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) […]

Arunachal Pradesh: China won’t attempt further misadventure says Eastern Command chief

Arunachal Pradesh: China won’t attempt further misadventure says Eastern Command chief

ITANAGAR, January 16, 2018: Claiming that China has “apologised” for breaching Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tuting area during road construction, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command, Lt Gen Abhay Krishna said the Chinese would not try such misadventures again as the footprint of the Indian Army is everywhere. “We marked the ground and told them that they […]

Govt asks SC to recall order on mandatory playing of National Anthem in cinema halls

Govt asks SC to recall order on mandatory playing of National Anthem in cinema halls

New Delhi, January 9, 2017 Going back on its earlier stand, the Central government requested the Supreme Court on Monday to recall its order that made playing of the National Anthem compulsory in cinema halls. The affidavit, submitted by the Ministry of Home Affairs, apprised the Court of setting up an Inter-Ministerial Committee to frame […]

OPINION: Non availability of vets in Shillong on Sundays, a matter of great concern!

This is the story of many pet owners/lovers (at least in Shillong) who have faced this ordeal not once but several times, especially during weekends when vets choose to take a day off

OPINION: Non availability of vets in Shillong on Sundays, a matter of great concern!

SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | January 8, 2018 He kept nauseating the whole day, unable to consume anything solid; teary eyed and sad faced, he kept staring at me, shivering in the cold January winter as if I was some magician who would be able to ward away his pain and suffering by uttering some weird […]

Meghalaya: Centre announces tourism package of Rs 70 crore in poll-bound state

Meghalaya: Centre announces tourism package of Rs 70 crore in poll-bound state

Shillong: With Assembly elections in Meghalaya likely to be announced this week, Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons on Sunday announced a tourism package of Rs 70 crore to develop religious and spiritual circuits in the state. Denying that the announcement was aimed at wooing voters, especially the Christian community, he accused the Congress government of obstructing […]

ISL: NEUFC stun FC Goa winning 2-1; register 1st victory of the year

ISL: NEUFC stun FC Goa winning 2-1; register 1st victory of the year

January 7, 2018 The Indian Super League is on in full swing and North East United FC have had a difficult run losing 4 consecutive games, however the team registered their first win of the year stunning one of the favourites FC Goa. NEUFC seem to have been plagued by poor luck in recent matches […]