Motphran over-bridge closed

SHILLONG, SEPT 1: East Khasi hills district administration has prohibiting hawkers and pedestrians from using the over bridge at Motphran after the latter shows signs of distress. “Movement of pedestrians and selling of clothes by hawkers over the bridge is prohibited,” additional district magistrate Cyril VD Diengdoh said in his Read More

18 yrs old arrested

TURA, SEPT 1: Police on Monday arrested Hamid Marak, 18, a resident of Khoripara near Bajengdoba in North Garo Hills. Police claim that he is involve in the attack at Gokol market, near Bajengdoba. Bajengdoba is about 75 km from Tura. Marak was arrested from his residence at about 5 Read More

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Another year, another “Environment Day” and Shillong will witness a barrage of programme from symbolic to the holistic and all the way to the extravaganza. Discussion galore, unrelated performances and profligate lunches and dinners will dominate the day. Call me sarcastic, complain box, radical or cynical but it is high time that actions should dominate our methods of Read More