SHILLONG, Jan 05: Reacting on specific inputs, the BSF troops deployed in South Garo Hills district on Thursday last launched a special operation and seized 244 bottles liquor, while it was being smuggled to Bangladesh.
According to officials, the estimate amount of the seized item is worth Rs 63,680.
SHILLONG, Jan 05: Hala Madan, a young inspirational team from Madan Laban area, lifted the trophy of the 1st Tiger V Football Tournament, 2012, organized by the Hynniewtrep National People Federation (HNPF), here on Saturday at Shillong Vidyalaya School ground.
The final match was played between Hala Madan and Nongkynrih Brothers.
SHILLONG, Jan 05: “Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas” Dale Evans.
Christmas is a season of joy, of peace and of great tidings; it is a season of carols when the birth of Christ the King, the redeemer of mankind, is celebrated.
Surprisingly, in total contrast of this season of peace, at least seven people were reportedly assaulted right after the Christmas Day in different parts of state, on October 26 – 27 last.
SHILLONG, Jan 05: The prizes for the winners of the Essay Writing, Debate, Extempore Speech and Painting Competitions, conducted by the office of the Deputy Commissioner (Election), East Khasi Hills, as part of the SVEEP Programme will be distributed during the National Voters’ Day Celebration to be held on January 25 next in the Conference Room of the Deputy Commissioner, East Khasi Hills District, Shillong at 1 pm.
SHILLONG, Jan 04: To promote air connectivity in the region, the North Eastern Council (NEC) on Friday held a pre – bid consultation here in which five private airline operators attended have sought for extension of the deadline of submission of tender even as the Council seeks to have a dedicated airlines service by April this year.
“Five private airline operators turned up at the pre-bid consultation held here and they have sought for extension of the deadline of submission of tender,” NEC secretary, UK Sangma told reporters here.