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FKJGP rally on April 11 SHILLONG: FKJGP, central body will release Concept Note on the topic ‘Economic Development in the Society’ as part of the socio economic movement. A car rally will also be organised on April 11, which will be…

Cong will emerge as single largest party: Prestone

SHILLONG: Cabinet minister Prestone Tynsong has predicted that the Congress will emerge as the single largest party in the State in the 2018 polls. Tynsong, however, refused to comment whether he will be in the race to become the next chief…

Rowell rakes up Syiem suspension issue

SHILLONG: The issue of PN Syiem's suspension never ceases to rake up controversy within the Congress. Former deputy chief minister and senior party leader Rowell Lyngdoh has said due process was not followed before taking action against…

BJP’s Vinod Khanna faux pas repeated twice

SHILLONG: The State unit of the BJP was left red-faced on Saturday after it observed a two-minute silence for the "departed soul of veteran actor-turned-MP Vinod Khanna". Khanna is alive and undergoing treatment at a hospital in Mumbai.…

BSF seizes cattle worth Rs 15 lakh

SHILLONG: The Border Security Force has claimed to have seized 92 cows worth Rs 15 lakh from the forested area of Pynursla in East Khasi Hills. A BSF statement said the “smugglers were dumping the cattle near the international border” near…

One step towards diabetes free society

Shillong:The Vivekananda Yoga centre Bangalore and Art of living is creating awareness among masses for control of Diabetes through Yoga. A free blood test camp including fasting and postprandial plasma for diabetes will be conducted at…

SHILLONG: A milestone has been achieved in village electrification where 13,203 villages have been electrified till date under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). A statement issued by NEEPCO said on Friday that out of…