Uranium mining issue

By Our Reporter SHILLONG, MAR 23: The Meghalaya government today agreed to hold a visit by the Assembly to the 1500 boreholes drilled for exploratory mining by the Uranium Corporation of India Limited in areas under South West Khasi Hills district. “We will proceed with this and find out the Read More

Syiem slams Govt

SHILLONG, MAR 22: Suspended Congress legislator from Mawsynram Pynshngain N Syiem today warned the state government not to force the chief of the district council to move court for non-releasing of royalty share. Raising a supplementary in the Assembly here, Syiem, who is also the KHADC chief, lambasted the government’s 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