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Heroin seized, five held

SHILLONG/NONGSTOIN: The Shillong police arrested four people in different cases of drug abuse and seized sizeable quantity of suspected heroin from their possession. On April 9, police arrested three persons, Johnny Tariang, Banteilang Rani…

Easter celebrations begin with midnight prayers

SHILLONG/TURA: Easter celebrations began across the state with midnight prayers and church services on Saturday. The faithful took part in midnight Mass, besides renewing their commitment to lead a virtuous life. The Easter celebrations…

Mock earthquake drill conducted at Marba Hub

SHILLONG: To inculcate a culture of preparedness among the community and first responders and facilitate the district administration in reviewing adequacy and efficacy of the Disaster Management Plan of the district, the District Disaster…

Home Ministry wants speedy probe into murder

NEW DELHI/ NONGPOH: The Union Home Ministry has asked the Delhi police to thoroughly investigate the murder of the 26-year-old girl Wandalin Kongor from Ri Bhoi and make arrests immediately. Information and Public Relations Minister AL Hek…

Priests enact Christ washing disciples’ feet

TURA/SHILLONG: Maundy Thursday that commemorates the last supper Lord Jesus Christ had with his 12 disciples before his crucifixion on the cross on Good Friday was observed with special church service across the state. Despite the inclement…

Teachers meet CM, seek grant-in aid & salary hike

TURA/SHILLONG: The All Garo Hills Non-Ad Hoc Secondary and Higher Secondary School Teachers’ Association submitted a memorandum to Chief Minister Conrad Sangma urging him to look into the sanction of grant-in aids to teachers under the…

Palm Sunday ushers in Holy Week

SHILLONG/ TURA: Palm Sunday was observed by Christians across the state. Palm Sunday, the last week of Lent, also marks the beginning of Holy Week, the most important event in the Christian calendar on which falls Good Friday and Easter…

Guwahati Food Awards 2018 Winners Announced

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