GNLA killed by police

TURA, SEPT 30: A cadre of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) was killed in a fire-fight between police and militants in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills today. The incident took place at Dawa Nengjata, near Williamnagar around 5:30 am. Police said that about 20 GNLA cadres were at the hideout. Read More

Shelter center for kids

Social Welfare department director and secretary HM Shangpliang on Friday inaugurated the Open Shelter

SHILLONG, SEPT 30: Social Welfare department director and secretary HM Shangpliang on Friday inaugurated the Open Shelter – A 24 hours crisis management center for children in need of care and protection, a project run by an ngos -Reach Shillong Ministries- at Nongmensong. The programme was also attended by Vivek 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