Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Swami John Spiers: A Biography

P R SreekumarSwami John Spiers was born in Scotland on 28 November 1907.  From very young age he had an inclination to Eastern Philosophy...

The northeasterners in mainland India debate – II

Rajiv RoyThe setting up of a committee by the union government to examine racial attacks on northeasterners in the national capital is a sectarian...

Can Shibun Lyngdoh deliver a “Jaffa” on debut

Rajiv RoyIn the game of cricket, “Jaffa” is an unplayable corker delivery attempt by a bowler, which pitches in the length of the middle...

Taciturn Attitude, Discrimination and Districts Creation

Wanshan B KhardewsawThe taciturn attitude of the people, more particularly the indigenous tribe has but bequeath us this bleakly disconcerted situation, which is without...

Bring Back our Girls

Last month, on the night of April 14, a group of militants kidnapped over 200 teenage girls from the Government Girls Secondary School in...

Feed the poor with the Superfluous

Fabian LyngdohThe present human society is turning global in a condition where some nations have more than enough to eat and much more to...

Quality of life and Depression among the retired in Shillong

Banpynshngain KharlukhiThe geriatric population in the country is increasing rapidly and therefore there is a need to study more and understand about the quality...

Dr Bhupen Hazarika – A Tribute

Tej HazarikaOn this day, in 1928, my father was born to Shantipriya Hazarika and Nilakant Hazarika in Sadiya at a location that is now...

You are the environment

Elisa MäkinenImagine living in a gigantic house with different rooms. Every room is beautiful; each of them has their particularities. Despite all the differences,...

ILP: Meghalaya HLC’s vis-à-vis Regulation’s of 1873

Morning Star SumerAmong the Regulations made under The Government of India Act, 1870 (32 – 34 Vict.., C.3), and Govt. of India Act, 1915,...

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BJP passes Gohain to field Rupak Sarmah from Nagaon

New Delhi, March 26: The BJP on Tuesday issued its ninth list of four candidates for the Lok Sabha polls, denying ticket to Union Minister Rajen...

April 11 poll is the acid – test for regional parties from NE

The world is focusing on India as the nation undertakes the biggest democratic exercise in the world. Beginning April 11, the Phase 1 of...

Scribes forgo reporting on Council session

SHILLONG, March 25: Scribes in Shillong have refused to report on the budget of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) after the Council...