MDC Grace quits HSPDP

SHILLONG, SEPT 30: In a setback to the Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP), Nongskhen MDC Grace Mary Kharpuri resigned as its member citing due to personal reasons. Kharpuri, also an executive member holding the Education portfolios in the earlier Executive Committee headed by CEM Ardent Basaiawmoit tendered her resignation Read More

Defy HNLC bandh : DC

SHILLONG, SEPT 30: Security in Meghalaya have been beefed up to ensure a peaceful Puja celebration even as the East Khasi hills district administration appealed to people and all business establishments to defy the bandh called by the Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) starting from Wednesday 6 pm to Thursday 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