Villagers lynched abductors

TURA, NOV 26: Two abductors on Thursday were lynched at Kalchengpara village, near Selsella in Meghalaya’s West Garo hills. The two has been identified as – Sanjay R. Marak and Akil Ch. Sangma. At Kalchengpara village, about 50 kms from Tura, the angry mob told this correspondent that six of Read More

HYC peeved with CM

SHILLONG, NOV 26: Chief Minister Mukul Sangma came under severe criticism for taking keen interest in promoting Amur Falcon festival rather than resolving the age-old inter-state border dispute with Assam. “We condemned the attitude of the chief minister for showing great interest in promoting the festival but failed to inspect 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