West Bengal  /  Published 20.12.19

Chopper cheat in net

A cellphone store employee was arrested late on Thursday on charges of cheating a New Town resident of Rs 58,000 by promising her a helicopter ride from Guwahati to Shillong, police said.The ride usua...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 15.08.19

Conrad harps on economy

Meghalaya aims to double its economy in the next five years to reach at least $10 billion from the current $4.2 billion while announcing that a programme —MOTHER — would be launched to improve inf...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 19.04.20

3 killed in Jaintia hills mishap

Three persons who were hiding inside a truck carrying bitumen died when the truck overturned in Meghalaya’s Jaiñtia Hills.According to the East Jaiñtia Hills police, the accident occurred on Satur...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 09.08.19

Lanong to lead UDP till panel formed

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has decided that its senior-most leader and former deputy chief minister Bindo M. Lanong will lead the party till the new central executive committee is constituted.A...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 05.10.18

Groups stage sit-in over influx in Shillong

Activists of 13 organisations staged a sit-in here on Thursday to pressurise the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance government to speed up the process of setting up entry and exit points to curb influx.The...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shilong


North East  /  Published 06.08.19

Coal exported to Bangladesh since ban

More than 33 lakh tonnes of coal have been exported from Meghalaya to Bangladesh since the ban on rat-hole coal mining was imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) in April 2014.According to infor...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 16.04.20

Mukul M. Sangma moots awareness

Leader of the Opposition Mukul M. Sangma has asked the Meghalaya government to undertake a massive awareness campaign on Covid-19 while appreciating the efforts of the Assam government in containing t...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 12.04.20

Quiet Easter in Meghalaya

Meghalaya had a quiet Easter celebration on Sunday in view of the lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus.For the first time, numerous churches located across the state were locked, forcing peop...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

India  /  Published 13.07.19

Sept 17 deadline for Rupsi airport

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has set September 17 as the deadline for the companies to complete construction of Rupsi airport, 23km from here.The overhaul of Rupsi airport is taking place und...
By Mukesh Kumar Singh in Dhubri

Opinion  /  Published 25.09.19

Tribals unseated by a breach of trust

By Virginius Xaxa


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