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December 5, 2012

IOC suspends IOA over govt interference

New Delhi: In a major embarrassment for India, the International Olympic Committee suspended the Indian Olympic Association on Tuesday because of government interference in its election process, a development which puts a bar on the…

Good beginning

India and Nepal have agreed to jointly pull down suspicious structures in the no man’s land along the border shared by the two countries. The structures are storehouse-size buildings and have come up recently to store arms and ammunition.…

Everybody’s some body’s fool

By Toki Blah   I wonder if there are people out there who still remember Connie Francis. She was an American crooner of the late fifties and sixties and some of her hit songs, played frequently on the Binaca Hit Parade (remember how we…

Marriage or miscarriage of governance?

By Poonam I Kaushish   Politics is the bedrock of rivalry wherein each Party tries its damnedest to get the better of the opponent. This adage rang true last week between the Congress and BJP and their respective allies over Foreign Direct…

Police admit errors

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: A day after some candidates lodged complaints against faulty recording of timings of the physical efficiency test by the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), Additional DGP (Training) BL Buam on Tuesday admitted…