Thursday, February 2, 2023

Shillong

NE Pride Cup from Sept 24

To promote football in the Northeast region, Genesis Max Foundation in association with Assam Don Bosco University, Guwahati will be organizing the Northeast Pride Cup, football tournament among the Northeastern States from September 24 onwards.Informing this, CEO of Genesis...

Former Meghalaya minister quits BJP

Former Meghalaya Minister and senior BJP leader, John Antonius Lyngdoh quit the saffron party after being “sidelined, insulted and ostracised” by the party.“The main reason for this resignation is because for the last 4 and a half years ,...

M’laya govt to relocate Dalit Sikhs to new location

The Meghalaya government has finally decided to relocate 342 residents, mostly Dalit or Mazhabi Sikhs, from the Harijan colony (Sweeper’s Colony) to the existing Shillong Municipal Board (SMB) quarters.This decision was taken on Tuesday at a meeting chaired by...

Meghalaya makes wearing masks mandatory amid rise in Covid cases

The Meghalaya government on Wednesday made wearing of masks mandatory in public places in the wake of the rise in the number of Covid-19 cases in the State. On Wednesday, Meghalaya reported 102 new Covid-19 infections, the highest daily...

TBBWA informs

Tibetan Bhutia Buddhist Welfare Association has informed that a doctor and his colleagues from Tibetan medical and astrological institute of His Holiness the Dalia Lama (Shillong branch) will be available for consultation on July 15, between 9 am—4 pm...

Researchers found 6 colour morphs of Shillong Bush frog

Meghalaya’s smallest frog – the Shillong bush frog – endemic to the state’s higher reaches of East Khasi Hills district exists in many vibrant colour morphs, researchers said on Sunday.They said the frog, the size of which is so...

Shillong Chamber Choir to release single

The Shillong Chamber Choir on Monday officially announced that they will be releasing their biggest single, a song composed by Late Neil Nongkynrih, called ‘The Great Indian Train Journey’. The music video will be premiered on the SCC’s official...

People move to safety on a raft in Assam

Amid escalating protests against the Agneepath scheme, several Indian Army aspirants on Wednesday demonstrated in Shillong, against the Centre’s cancellation of Common Entrance Exam (CEE) for recruitment in Indian Army.A number of candidates from various districts of the state...

Shillong witnesses protests against ‘Agnipath’

The Meghalaya capital, which is literally dotted with headquarters of several para-military forces besides units and regional commands of the Army and Air Force, witnessed protest against the ambitious ‘Agnipath’ of the Centre for the second time on Friday...

NU Lumami hosts seminar on ‘development challenges in NE’

A one day national seminar on “Development Challenges in Northeast India” organized by the department of Political Science and Centre for Southeast Asian Studies was held at Nagaland University, Lumami on May 26.A press release from Centre for South...