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Spurt of arson incidents in blockade hours

Posted in April 2012

Shillong, Apr 26 (PTI): A saw mill belonging to Umroi MLA Stanly Wiss Rymbai was set on fire during the blockade hours on Wednesday at the Export Promotion Industrial Park, Umiam near here, police said on Thursday.
Mawlong Saw cum Veneer Mills, which is located below the scenic Umiam Lake, about 15 kilometer from here, was reduced to ashes when miscreants lobbed a molotov late Wednesday night.

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Greater Laban’s Public condemn torching of Dy Speaker vehicle

Posted in April 2012

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SHILLONG , Apr 26:
A meeting of the General public of Greater Laban Area was convened by the Executive Committee of Greater Laban Community Development Society on Wednesday at the seminar hall of R.L.S.S.C.O Training Centre , Kench’s Trace.
It was convened in the presence of local MLA, Sanbor Shullai.

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Workshop on Entrepreneurial Skill for Self Employment Inaugurated

Posted in April 2012

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SHILLONG Apr 26:
A two day workshop on entrepreneurial skill enhancing potentials through self employment was inaugurated at Sankardev College on Thursday. It was organized by the College as part of its Community Extension Programme and sponsored by the Office of the District Planning Officer, East Khasi Hills through the Voluntary Action Fund 2010-11
Managing Director, Meghalaya Small Farmers’ Agri-business Consortium, Dr RB Dympep, attended as the Chief Guest.

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President approves Tendulkar, Rekha's nomination to Rajya Sabha

Posted in April 2012

New Delhi, Apr 26 (IANS): Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will now play the new role of a parliamentarian with President Pratibha Patil Thursday approving his nomination to the Rajya Sabha, along with that of renowned actor Rekha and businesswoman Anu Aga.
"The president has approved the nomination of Sachin Tendulkar, Rekha and Anu Aga to the Rajya Sabha," Rashtrapati Bhavan spokesperson Archana Datta told.
The nomination of the three eminent personalities was approved by the president under rules that allow the nomination of 12 members to the upper house.
Tendulkar, who turned 39 Tuesday, had last month become the first batsman in cricket history to complete 100 international centuries. He scored his much awaited 100th international century in the Asia Cup match against Bangladesh in March.

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Flag March in City

Posted in April 2012

Flag March in City

 

The flag march by defense personnel on Wednesday failed to instill confidence in the people of Shillong City which was evident by the deserted streets at the tick of 9 on the clock.


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