North East  /  Published 25.11.21

Meghalaya: 12 Cong MLAs merge with Trinamul

Twelve of the 17 Congress MLAs in the Meghalaya Assembly on Thursday joined the Trinamool Congress, dealing a body blow to the grand old party in the northeastern state, their leader and former chief ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Shillong

India  /  Published 18.11.21

An apology for not lasting the distance

Outgoing Madras High Court Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee has bid goodbye to “everyone in this beautiful and glorious state” of Tamil Nadu while regretting he “could not completely de...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

Lifestyle  /  Published 17.11.21

Conscious lifestyle labels from the Northeast

Otsu’s first collection was inspired by the Ao tribe and featured pieces like Changkini mekhela used on a golden silk blouse normally worn by chang-ki tsür women and a chic Chang-ki Dakteps...
By Ujjainee Roy

Opinion  /  Published 17.11.21

Justice Sanjib Banerjee’s transfer raises questions

Inscribed in the logo of the Supreme Court of India are the words, yato dharmastato jaya — where there is dharma, there is victory. This is an exhortation by the Supreme Court, bo...
By Arghya Sengupta, Additya Prasanna Bhattacharya

India  /  Published 16.11.21

Centre notifies transfer of Justice Sanjib Banerjee

The Centre notified on Monday evening the transfer of Madras High Court Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee to Meghalaya, ignoring appeals for a rethink that gained more voices, including that of a highly r...
By M.R. Venkatesh, our Delhi bureau in Chennai


India  /  Published 14.11.21

Rulings of judge tipped for shift

Justice Sanjib Banerjee, the Madras High Court chief justice who has been earmarked for transfer to Meghalaya in a decision that has prompted a protest by several lawyers, has delivered key judgments ...
By M.R. Venkatesh, Our Bureau in Chennai

Travel  /  Published 08.11.21

Meghalaya is the perfect place for a relaxing vacation

Pictures: Kaustuv Nag ...
By Urvashi Bhattacharya

Culture  /  Published 07.11.21

An Officer and a Gentleman

Ethnic tensions had peaked in Shillong when we arrived amid indefinite curfew on my first reporting assignment. Once the initial trauma subsided, I ventured from the top of the hill, where we had take...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

West Bengal  /  Published 27.10.21

4 arrested with 15kg cannabis

Police arrested four Meghalaya residents, including a woman, after 15 kilos of cannabis was seized from their vehicle in Jalpaiguri on Monday night. Police sources said they had information that an i...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

India  /  Published 07.10.21

Health ministry warns of Covid-19 resurge

A senior Health Ministry official on Friday warned citizens about the threat of a resurgence in Covid-19 cases during the upcoming festival and wedding season, and advised them to avoid crowded places...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi


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