Nominations papers valid

TURA, APR 30: The nomination papers for Congress candidate Dikkanchi D. Shira and National People’s Party candidate Conrad Sangma was found to be valid for the upcoming May 16 Lok Sabha bye-poll. The scrutiny of nomination papers began at 11 am. NPP candidate Conrad K. Sangma today spent the day Read More

Arrested for looting students

The three arrested identified as Jied Lang Sohtun (22) alias Raja of Riatsamthiah, Vishal Sohtun (23) alias Hep of Lumparing, Lumdorbar and Javid Sohtun (27) alias Babu also of Lumparing, Lumdorbar for looting students

SHILLONG, APR 29: Three persons were arrested for looting students who were on a sightseeing trip to a famous tourist spot in East Khasi hills district eight months ago.  “The arrest was also made to ensure that any attempt to tarnish the tourism industry in the state is thwarted,” SP 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