GCCM writes to NCST

By Our Reporter SHILLONG, JUNE 28: The Grand Council of Chiefs of Meghalaya (GCCM) has sought the intervention of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) into the recent dress discrimination against a tribal Khasi woman by the Delhi Golf Club. In a letter to the NCST chairperson Nand Kumar Read More

Respect tribals: HDR

By Our Reporter SHILLONG, JUNE 28: State home minister HDR Lyngdoh today appealed to the people of mainland not to discriminate the tribals of the North East region merely on account of their ethnic cultural dresses, custom and unique facial appearance. “I appealed to the people of the rest of 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