Meghalaya

Regional

Indo-Bangla relationship: ‘NE to be top gainer’

From C K Nayak NEW DELHI: Northeastern states are likely to gain most from the growing Indo-Bangladesh relationship especially in the field of connectivity and people-to-people contact, the Bangladeshi High Commissioner to India, Syed Muazzem Ali said here on Thursday. During an interaction with the members of Indian Association of Foreign Affairs Correspondents here, [Full Article...]

National

Shillong lady bags Mrs. India Asia International Global 2015 title

Shillong: With the goal of recognizing the talents and potentials of married women on an international level, a beauty pageant – Mrs India Asia International Global 2015 was organized at the Residency Club, Pune on May 17. Nupur Saigal from Shillong along with  Manasi Gulati from Mumbai and Anu Bansi from Delhi won the [Full Article...]

International

Pak rejects reports on selling nukes to Saudi Arabia

Islamabad: Amid reports that Saudi Arabia has taken a “strategic decision” to acquire “off-the-shelf” nuclear arms from close ally Pakistan, the government here today rejected as “baseless” any such move to sell atomic weapons. Pakistan’s Foreign Office spokesperson Qazi Khalillulah at a news briefing here said “Pakistan’s nuclear programme was purely for its own [Full Article...]

Sports

Cycling event in Nongstoin

NONGSTOIN: The A=Apple Society, Nongstoin, will organise the first ever cycling contest of West Khasi Hills district here on June 3. The contest, to be held under the theme “Ride for Green”, will commence from the campus of the Office of the Deputy Commissioner at 7:30 am. The A=Apple Society has requested all youths above [Full Article...]

Editorial

  • One year of Modi Government

    GOVERNMENTS are famous for producing their own report cards when they cross 100 days in office or a complete a year. Hence the assessment of the Modi Government’s performance is not a novelty. What has raised the temperature of the nation is because there were high expectations from Narendra Modi since he had promised growth, minimum government and maximum governance, Acche Din and a slew of other slogans. One year may be a short period in the life of a nation but for a government one year is a [Full Article...]