Meghalaya: Perverts make taxi rides awkward for women passengers in Shillong!

Meghalaya: Perverts make taxi rides awkward for women passengers in Shillong!

SHILLONG, March 5: Women commuters in the city are often harassed or abused by co-passengers in local taxis and several incidents have come to light in the last few days. Recently, a male passenger in a local taxi at Motphran abused a 24-year-old woman. Her fault was that she refused to get into a conversation […]

Meghalaya: Shillong cabbie goes the digital way, embraces demonetization through Paytm

Meghalaya: Shillong cabbie goes the digital way, embraces demonetization through Paytm

While Prime Minister’s much hyped move to digitalize the country’s economy is garnering mixed responses from the different sections of the society, the trend whether one likes it or not, has already started taking shape in various states of India. On one hand, while the NDA government’s intention to get rid of black money once […]

All you need to know about Uber

All you need to know about Uber

Not leaving behind the northeast, Uber has recently extended its service to Guwahati. Uber has grown aggressively in the country now extending services to over 22 cities. Founded just six years ago, the San Francisco-based Uber “seamlessly connects riders to drivers”, as the company puts it. But there are many controversies surrounding Uber not only […]

Nagaland: Six die in major road mishap

Nagaland: Six die in major road mishap

KOHIMA: Six persons, including a woman, were killed and five got injured when a taxi plunged into a gorge near Tseminyu Old Town, some 42 km from the state capital, a police officer said. The SUV, carrying 11 persons, skidded off the road yesterday afternoon and went down about 2000 feet below the road killing […]