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December 6, 2012

Misusing Toshan Sing Nongbet

Editor, Through your esteemed daily I would like to apprise the public that a person who has individually brought a lot of honour and respect to the State of Meghalaya has simply been misused and embarrassed by the State Election…

VIP menace

Elections are at hand and VIPs in Meghalaya have started coming off their high horses to visit the humble voter. After the elections they will storm past everyone with their blaring sirens even when a traffic jam is evident. Recently,…

Two Cheers!

By Ananya S Guha   I can understand the late Bal Thackeray having a large following in Mumbai and the rest of the country including of course political parties like the BJP. I can also understand his unstinted support for a country based on…

European exit can be a boost: Mancini

LONDON: Manchester City's dismal exit from European competition is not an embarrassment and could boost the big-spending club's defence of the EPL title, according to manager Roberto Mancini. City's three points from six games is the worst…

Kaka laughs off Galaxy rumours

LONDON: Kaka has reiterated his desire to stay at Real Madrid for the foreseeable future, and has insisted that there is no truth in the rumours linking him with LA Galaxy. "There's nothing going on with LA Galaxy or the MLS at the moment.…

England on top despite Sachin fifty

Kolkata: Sachin Tendulkar marked his return to form with a patient 76 but England claimed the honours on the opening day by reducing a jittery India to 273 for seven in the first innings of the third Test here on Wednesday. Tendulkar played…

Jimmy is dangerous with the old ball

By Ian Botham It is really hard for the fast bowlers to come out and bowl in the conditions that the subcontinent presents. But that doesn’t mean that we can undermine their roles. The pacers should take the conditions as a challenge and…

Chautala, Bhanot to head banned IOA

New Delhi: Abhay Singh Chautala took over as the president of the Indian Olympic Association while tainted Lalit Bhanot became the secretary general after the IOA conducted its controversial elections on Wednesday, defying the IOC's…