Mining prohibited

By Our Reporter   SHILLONG, APR 25: The District Magistrate, East Jaintia Hills District, Khliehriat has promulgated an Order under Section 144 CrPC prohibiting fresh mining of coal and illegal transportation of coal in the entire District. All coal laden truck should possess transportation challan, Royalty challan and other related Read More

Shella road repair

Shella road repair

By Our Reporter SHILLONG, APR 25: The State government has sanctioned Rs 18 crore for black topping of an 8 km road stretching from Mawsmai to Shella in East Khasi Hills District.This was informed by the Secretary of Public Work Department (Roads & Buildings) B Kharbuli to a delegation 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