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

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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

States  /  Published 04.10.21

Under-19 men’s and women’s teams win

Sikkim, the toddlers of Indian cricket, have made a rousing start to the 2021-2022 cricketing season with both the teams of their girls and boys faring well with three and one wins, respectively, in t...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 26.09.21

Yes, Channi is here to stay

Footnote Last week, the National People’s Party-led Meghalaya government appointed the BJP state unit president, Ernest Mawrie, as adviser to the chief minister, Conrad Sangma. He will advise ...
By Delhi Diaries

Sports  /  Published 22.09.21

BCCI lays pitch for Northeast outreach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has always taken utmost care to develop the domestic infrastructure for the betterment of the game in remote corners of India. That has been one of the...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta


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