Meghalaya at its best as frost sets in to beautify the January winter

Meghalaya at its best as frost sets in to beautify the January winter

Shillong, January 8, 2017 Several parts of Meghalaya on Sunday witnessed a drop in temperature that ranged from 1 to 3 degrees during the night time. But what mattered most was not the drop in temperature but the onset of frost that added to the scenic beauty of the place the next day. Many Social […]

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 […]

What made headlines in 2017? A recap of what went viral in Northeast India & beyond

What made headlines in 2017? A recap of what went viral in Northeast India & beyond

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | December 31, 2017 2017 has been a year of strange happenings: From suicidal games to rapist god fathers, from cows being worshipped to women being harassed, from journalists being killed to freedom being restricted, busting fake news from real and using social media as a source of spreading false information […]

Assam loses talented graphic designer after he dies at picnic spot; social media flooded with condolences!

Assam loses talented graphic designer after he dies at picnic spot; social media flooded with condolences!

GUWAHATI | DECEMBER 24, 2017 A pall of gloom fell upon the youth of Assam as reports of a youth’s death at a picnic spot was received. As per sources, the death was caused due to drowning. The youth identified as Ajay Chetia who hailed from Tinsukia reportedly died at a picnic spot at Hahim […]

Is fermented fish causing infertility among Manipuri women?

Is fermented fish causing infertility among Manipuri women?

Infertility is the inability of a woman to conceive even after years of unprotected intercourse or the inability to carry a pregnancy or live birth. Infertility may be caused by problems in both men and women and its causes may be many, like hormonal imbalance, problems in reproductive system, illness or various other factors. However, […]

In a first, Meghalaya takes giant leap in youth development as CM inaugurates ‘LEAP’ initiative

In a first, Meghalaya takes giant leap in youth development as CM inaugurates ‘LEAP’ initiative

Tura | December 16, 2017   While there has been much debate pertaining to the need of an overhaul of the entire education scenario in the state, the emphasis on life skills and personality development is often overshadowed by the over emphasis on routine student life and an unending race to build ones career. However, a […]

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

"Journalists are being targeted for only being journalists and performing their job professionally" - BAHER MOHAMED, AL JAZEERA JOURNALIST

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | December 14, 2017 As 2017 draws to a close, it does good to retrospect on the events and happenings before the curtain covers them up forever. The year 2017 has seen a spate of journalist killings and even them being jailed, not only in India but all over the world! […]