All women polling stations

SHILLONG, DEC 23: Meghalaya is all set to have dedicated women polling stations for the first time. 60 out of 3082 polling stations will be manned by women to increase the participation of female voters in the upcoming assembly polls in the state. “This decision (for all women polling stations) Read More

Monitoring committee constituted

SHILLONG, DEC 22: The Deputy Commissioner, East Khasi Hills in pursuance of Section 2 of the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995 informed that a District Monitoring Committee for the programmes and advertisements telecast by the cable television channels has been constituted. The Committee will take a decision on matters referred Read More

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Another year, another “Environment Day” and Shillong will witness a barrage of programme from symbolic to the holistic and all the way to the extravaganza. Discussion galore, unrelated performances and profligate lunches and dinners will dominate the day. Call me sarcastic, complain box, radical or cynical but it is high time that actions should dominate our methods of Read More