Sohan killed in encounter

SHILLONG, FEB 24: Self-styled Commander-in-Chief of the proscribed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) Sohan D Shira was shot dead by security forces in an encounter at a remote village of East Garo Hills District on Saturday morning. The incident took place at around 11 am, at Achakpek village near Dobu in East Garo Read More

Ganja worth Rs 1 crore seized

SHILLONG, FEB 24: The Border Security force once again showing it’s alertness on the International border, seized 900 kgs Ganja on Saturday evening. Acting on a tip off about suspected smuggling of Ganja through a truck bearing No. NL – 01 – K – 7415, troops of Border Security Force, laid a Mobile Check Post on 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