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December 16, 2011

Shin stunner takes Langsning past SSB

By Our Reporter   SHILLONG: Korean midfielder Ho Jun Shin scored in the closing stages of the match to guide Langsning FC to a 3-2 victory over SSB, Siliguri in the quarterfinal league match of the 22nd All India Meghalaya Invitation…

London Olympics honour for Meghalaya

By Our Reporter  SHILLONG: In a proud moment for the State, former Sports and Youth Affairs director Matsiewdor War has been selected as one of the judges for the archery event during the 2012 London Olympics which is scheduled to be held…

Mizoram rivers to generate 2,000 MW power

AIZAWL: Once all the ongoing hydro electric projects in Mizoram are completed, the state will produce at least 2,000 MW of power, a significant leap from the present capacity of generating 17.50 MW. ''Mizoram has a capacity to produce…

Cong retains Assam’s seat in RS

GUWAHATI: Congress candidate Pankaj Bora was on Thursday declared elected to the Rajya Sabha from Assam after the nomination papers of his only opponent were found to be invalid. Mr Bora, currently the Press Adviser to the Assam Chief…

British-era Sonapani project commissioned

By Our Reporter  SHILLONG: The revived Sonapani mini hydro electric project (1.54 mw capacity), a British-era project, was formally commissioned by Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma here on Thursday. The heritage hydel project was first…

GNLA serves demand notes on petty traders

By Our Reporter  SHILLONG: Tension gripped Gokulgre village in East Garo Hills on Thursday after a group of suspected GNLA cadres served demand notes to two petty traders and later threatened them to cough up the money. After overground…

M’laya may sponsor doctors for PG course

By Our Reporter  SHILLONG: Plagued by the perennial shortage of specialist doctors in the State, the Government is contemplating creation of a corpus fund to enable the State to send its doctors, who are engaged in active service, to pursue…