SHILLONG, Dec 07: As part of the annual celebration of the National Year of Mathematics 2012 and also to commemorate the 125th Birth Anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan, the Department of Mathematics, Shillong College on Friday organized a one-day national seminar on the theme ‘Mathematics: The need of the hour’ for school and college level at its college premises, here in the city.
Jowai, Dec 07: The office of the Assistant Director, Information & Public Relations, West Jaintia Hills District, Jowai in collaboration with Jaintia Hills Development Society, Jowai organized a two day long Special Interactive Programme (SIP) on December 4 -5 last under the theme “Sustainable development and poverty eradication” at Niriang and Plongiingkhaw Village respectively.
Shillong, Dec 07: It is said that “all roads lead to Rome”. But on December 15 next, all roads will be leading to Umpling in the outskirts of Shillong, to the jambore of musical talent and virtuoso performers at the much bespoken concert of concerts.
Organized by the youth of the Umpling Catholic Church, the concert, scheduled for 4 pm at St Rose School, Umpling, would be playing host to a galaxy of recitalists and vocalists who have helped Shillong earn the much envied "rock capital of India" sobriquet.
Shillong, Dec 07: Badhte Kadam IV was observed on Friday at Rongrenggre Playground, Williamnagar which was organized by the Office of District Social Welfare Officer, East Garo Hills Williamnagar in collaboration with district administration.
The objective of Badthe Kadam is to create awareness among people about the People with Disabilities (PWD).
The Hearing aids and Appliances were distributed to the beneficiaries by ADC, Williamnagar, SB Marak and also by EAC, Williamnagar, RN Sangma, and District Mission Coordinator SSA, AB Marak.
Jowai, Dec 07: The Public Information Campaign (PIC) on Bharat Nirman programmes of the Central government concluded on Friday at the Madan Iawmusiang Field, Jowai which was organized by the Central Media Units like PIB, DFP, DAVP, AIR & DDK in collaboration with the District administration, West Jaintia Hills District, Jowai, Meghalaya from December 5 – 7, to make the people aware of the Central schemes.