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Meghalaya not untouched by spectre of farmer suicides

The death of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in New Delhi on Wednesday has thrown farmer suicides back onto the front pages nationwide, although political parties appear to be more concerned with scoring points over each other than in the wider issues. 568 more words


Put end to scams, power abuse, boundary dispute in Meghalaya: NGO tells Amit Shah

A leading Shillong-based NGO on Wednesday asked BJP president Amit Shah to use his clout to put an end to a number of problems facing Meghalaya, three most important being financial scandals and corruption, abuse of power and inter-state boundary problem with Assam. 200 more words


Amit Shah's visit to Shillong met with picnic protest

Members of the public marked BJP president Amit Shah’s visit to Shillong with a picnic of rice and beef as well as music, rousing speeches and placards on Wednesday. 329 more words


Meghalaya websites unprepared for 'mobilegeddon'

With many more internet users surfing the web on mobile devices, search giant Google has decided to give preference to those sites that work well on smartphones and tablets. 188 more words


The Statesman - 'BJP President to be greeted by beef party, bandh in Meghalaya'

Shillong, 21 April 2015. A beef party and a bandh will greet BJP president Amit Shah during his maiden visit to Meghalaya on Wednesday.

The Thma U Rangli-Juki (TUR), a pressure group, is organising the ‘beef party’ in which it will discuss attack by Sangh Parivar outfits on democratic and secular ideals, near the BJP office in the state capital. 219 more words


Elephant Falls, Shillong

Elephant Falls is among most popular tourist sites of the city in East Khasi Hills District. The waterfall is located in Upper Shillong area.We visited this place during the 2014 Pujas. 142 more words


Living root bridge,Mawlynnong

“These bridges are not built, they are grown. And it takes almost a decade or more to become strong and sturdy”

“In most places around the world, bridges are constructed using concrete and steel as the main building materials. 164 more words