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March 2013

Rangdajied held to a draw, Langsning lose

SHILLONG: Rangdajied United FC held Kolkata's Southern Samity to a 1-1 draw in the opening match of the 2nd Division I-League final round held on Saturday in Bangalore. In another match on the day, Langsning FC lost to Mumbai Tigers 0-1.…

Beleagured Bagan bank on Odafa magic

Kolkata: Fighting to beat the drop, a beleagured Mohun Bagan will be bolstered by the presence of their talismanic Nigerian striker Okolie Odafa in a crucial I-League encounter here on Sunday. Mohun Bagan are still at the bottom of the…

Boxing trials

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya Boxing Association (MBA) will hold the State Level selection trials for the 27th North East Games, to be held in Imphal from April 8-11. The trials will be held on April 1-2 at the Boxing Training Hall, JN Stadium,…

Muralitharan joins RCB training camp

Bangalore: Amidst controversy over Sri Lankan players' participation in Chennai matches of the IPL, spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan joined Royal Challengers Bangalore's conditioning camp at the National Cricket Academy for the Twenty20…

Respite for W’nagar victim

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: In a welcome respite, the Williamnagar gang-rape victim secured an admission in a school in East Garo Hills, thanks to the intervention of the East Garo Hills district administration. East Garo Hills Deputy…

SWGH rape accused still at large

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: A labourer, Rapal Hajong (22), who allegedly raped a five-and-a-half-year-old girl on Thursday night last at Boiragipara village under Garobadha near Ampati in South West Garo Hills, is still at large. The incident…

Aquaculture Mission: Fish ponds inaugurated

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: A year after the launch of the Meghalaya State Aquaculture Mission (MSAM), Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma inaugurated two fish ponds under the Mission at Mawtap, Sohiong in East Khasi Hills district on Saturday.…

SSA teachers’ pending salaries released

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: Close on the heels of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) teachers' demand for the immediate release of the pending salaries, the Education Department has informed that the funds have been released to the districts for…

‘Mandela stable’

Johannesburg: Nelson Mandela was breathing without difficulty, South Africa's presidency said Saturday, as he spent third day in the hospital due to a lung infection. The 94-year-old former South African president was comfortable and…