North East  /  Published 13.08.22

Tudu fights for Khasi, Garo

Union Minister Bishweswar Tudu on Saturday said he will take up with the Centre regarding the implementation of Inner Line Permit in Meghalaya and inclusion of Khasi and Garo languages in the Eight Sc...
By PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 11.01.19

Black flags in Shillong against citizen bill

Protests were staged in the Meghalaya capital and Tura on Friday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.In Shillong, members of Federation of Khasi, Jaintia and Garo People, Hynñiewtrep Natio...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 05.12.19

New fish found in Meghalaya

A group of scientists from Assam and Meghalaya has discovered an ornamental fish species, Schistura syngkai, from Wahblei river in Meghalaya.The new species was spotted adjacent to a paddy field in th...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 13.11.18

Fading memories of Khasi sacrifice in WW1

When world leaders gathered at Paris to commemorate the centenary of The Armistice of November 11, 1918, which ended the fighting during World War I, a monument here built in the memory of Khasi men w...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 20.08.19

Bilateral meet vow to weed out terrorism

The bilateral meeting for cluster-9 between the border districts in Meghalaya and Bangladesh was held in Shillong on Tuesday with Bangladeshi officials pledging cooperation to root out terrorists oper...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong


North East  /  Published 19.09.18

KSU sit-in on border row with Meghalaya

The Khasi Students Union (KSU) and border residents staged a sit-in here on Wednesday against the recent murder of a Khasi resident at a village in Ri Bhoi district bordering Assam, and asked the Megh...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shilong

North East  /  Published 07.07.19

Women take up village road repair mantle

The 16km stretch from Mawkarah to Jakhong village in Meghalaya’s West Khasi Hills was dug up in 2002 in an attempt to give the villagers of Jakhong a proper road but the public works department neve...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 21.09.19

Assembly byelection bugle sounds in NE

The Election Commission on Saturday announced bypolls to four Assembly seats in Assam, one in Arunachal Pradesh and one in Meghalaya on October 21.The key contenders in Assam, the BJP and the Congress...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 01.01.20

Activist drive for a ‘social revolution’

A campaign will soon be launched in Meghalaya for bringing about a “social revolution” to strengthen families through the institution of marriage and equitable distribution of wealth, which would ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 30.03.19

A Romeo who does not rest

The “indefatigable” challenger is back. It will be his first parliamentary election after having fought five elections to the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) and six to the Meghala...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong


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