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2012

Indians must change their mindsets

Since the December 16 rape case and its aftermath national television channels have been debating about what is wrong with the laws, the law enforcers and the justice delivery system. Clichéd statements about the policing system in India…

Year end hotch-potch

By HH Mohrmen Today is the last day of the year. Everybody is busy making the best use of the last few hours of the year. Some of us are busy preparing for the New Year eve celebration which will happen at the strike of midnight, while some…

Good governance the key

Gujarat Verdict By Col (Dr) PK Vasudeva (Retd) Gujarat election results demonstrate that the voter is indeed changing. Today, growth matters to the people far more than politics based on caste, creed and communities. While critics and…

Laban SC lift Ardhendu Memorial trophy

SHILLONG: The 2nd Ardhendu Chaudhuri Memorial day and night tennis ball cricket tournament concluded on Sunday with Laban SC lifting the trophy. Zap X won the toss and elected to bat, scoring 40-7 in 12 overs. In reply, Laban chased down…

U-14 football tourney

SHILLONG: In view of the Christmas and New Year festivals, the last date for clubs to pay their entry fees and register players and pay registration fees for the U-14 Football Tournament of the Shillong Sports Association has been extended…

All-round Joshi leads Lawmali to win

SHILLONG: Lawmali SCC defeated United XI CC by a convincing margin of eight wickets to qualify for the Super Round Robin League of the Super Division Shillong Cricket League, organised by the Shillong Cricket Association at Polo Grounds.…

Serena sounds warning in season opener

BRISBANE: An angry and impatient Serena Williams overcame blustery conditions at the Brisbane International on Sunday in an ominous beginning to her only tournament before her charge at a 16th major title at the Australian Open next month.…

USA beat South Africa at Hopman

PERTH: Venus Williams and John Isner led the United States to a 2-1 victory over South Africa at the Hopman Cup mixed team competition on Sunday. Williams rallied to defeat 60th-ranked Chanelle Scheepers 4-6, 6-2, 6-3. After Kevin Anderson…