HSPDP retains Nongstoin


One nabbed with arms

Guwahati: A 30-year-old man carrying arms and ammunition has been arrested along Assam-Meghalaya border in Assam’s Kamrup (Metro) district on Tuesday. Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of the police and CRPF nabbed the man from Noonmati village in the district this morning, a police spokesman said. The person has been identified as [Full Article...]


M’laya fails to spend Rs 144 cr Central fund

Pala proposes formation of project monitoring committee New Delhi:  Meghalaya government has failed to spend Rs Rs.144.57 crore sanctioned under non- lapsable central pool of resources (NLCPR) to the State. The amount to more on than one fourth (25.81 per cent) of the total Rs.560.18 crore sanctioned to the Hill State for 61 projects [Full Article...]


Selfie, delicious dinner in Modi’s itinerary

Prime Minister dines with Lee at Indian restaurant in Singapore Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday was a “happy guest” on his maiden visit to Singapore where he had a vegetarian dinner with his counterpart Lee Hsien Loong and his wife at an Indian restaurant in Little India. “Diwali lights & delicious Indian [Full Article...]


Wahingdoh pull out of I-League

Shillong: The embattled I-League endured a further setback as Shillong-based Royal Wahingdoh Football Club (RWFC), which made a grand debut in the last season finishing third in India’s top-flight competition, on Saturday decided to pull out from the next season. With this decision, Wahingdoh became the third side to pull out of the top [Full Article...]


Nongstoin results

  The Congress Party stalwarts worked over time to campaign for their candidate, Gabriel Wahlang but the Lion finally stole the show. The Hills State Peoples’ Democratic Party (HSPDP) won the election with a respectable majority with the Congress coming in second.  The elections, coming so soon after the demise of the founder of the HSPDP, Hoping Stone Lyngdoh were bound to be driven by subjectivity rather than the practical realities. Only by 2018 will the electorate of Nongstoin begin to realise that growth, development and progress are imperative [Full Article...]