News Capsule

Final list of polling stations The district election officer of West Khasi Hills has informed that in connection with the general election to the legislative assembly 2013, the final list of polling stations with respect to 33-Rambrai…

OBITUARY

Rev Shanborlin Lyngdoh Rev Shanborlin Lyngdoh, a resident Of Jaiaw Lansonalane passed away on Wednesday. The funeral will be held on Friday at 1 pm in Church of Jesus Christ cemetery, Lawmali.

Scuffle between two RS members

New Delhi: Parliament today saw a new low in its history as two members in Rajya Sabha almost came to blows over a contentious Bill on reservation for SCs and STs on a day which marked washout of proceedings for the 11th consecutive sitting…

China backs ‘transition’ in Syria

BEIJING: China backs a "political transition" in Syria to end worsening bloodshed after 18 months of unrest, Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said on Wednesday while repeating Beijing's opposition to forceful foreign intervention in the…

New visa regime to top India-Pak talks

New Delhi: India and Pakistan will discuss the roadmap of bilateral relations when their foreign ministers meet in Islamabad Saturday, with a new visa regime likely to top the agenda. Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrives in…

- Advertisement -

Nigerian pirates hijack Singapore ship

Abuja: Pirates hijacked a Singapore owned oil tanker with 23 sailors on board off the Nigerian coast in the Gulf of Guinea, the third attack in just over two weeks in the area, the International Maritime Bureau said today. The vessel 'MT…

Telangana demand picks up momentum again

New Delhi/Hyderabad: The demand for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh is picking up momentum with the BJP's fast in the national capital Wednesday and a committee setting a Sep 29 deadline for the UPA government to…
error: Content is protected !!