Meghalaya: School teacher kidnapped in South Garo Hills district

Meghalaya: School teacher kidnapped in South Garo Hills district

TURA, January 22, 2018: Miscreants kidnapped a 42- year-old school teacher from Megua Songma village, close to the Bangladesh border in South Garo Hills district on Sunday, police said. The incident took place at about 2:50 am on Sunday morning when a group of about five miscreants barged into the house of Etwilthon D Sangma. […]

Meghalaya’s Daniel Syiem to showcase his collection ‘ShaKiLum’ at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018

Meghalaya’s Daniel Syiem to showcase his collection ‘ShaKiLum’ at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018

SHILLONG, January 22, 2018: Daniel Syiem, Creative Head & Lead Designer of the label Daniel Syiem and Rohit Jain, Chairman of RJ Foundation takes immense pride in associating in promoting the usage of organic fabrics that preserve the hand-weaving traditions of the indigenous weaver tribes that reside in the villages of Meghalaya especially the RiBhoi […]

Meghalaya: Battle against money power in elections; Banks to monitor suspicious cash transactions

Meghalaya: Battle against money power in elections; Banks to monitor suspicious cash transactions

SHILLONG, January 20, 2018: In an effort to fight the usage of money power in the upcoming elections, Meghalaya Chief Electoral Officer Frederick Kharkongor said that the banks have been requested to share the information with the District Election Officers or respective Deputy Commissioners regarding suspicious cash transactions. “We need the support of the banks […]

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 […]