Day: April 18, 2018

Modification work on at Crowborough Hotel: Metbah Lyngdoh

April 18, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 18: The construction of the Crowborough Hotel at Khyndailad, is taking time to be complete because certain modifications are being carried out at the old building, the Meghalaya Assembly was informed on Wednesday. “There is no fire escape, escalator, lifts among other things,” state Tourism Minister Metbah Lyngdoh informed the House during the Read More

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Assembly discusses on broomstick, bay leaf and wild black pepper

April 18, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 18: A Meghalaya legislator on Wednesday contended that once upon a time all species in the earth were “running” in the wild which included humans but man later on evolved. Quoting Darwin’s book published in 1859, On the Origin of Species, the legislator was trying to bring a similarity between the evolution of Read More

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Grandpa rapes granddaughter in Kharkutta, North Garo Hills

April 18, 2018

Tura, Apr 18: Garo Hills police today arrested one 60 year old Deny Marak in the village of Kama Gandim under Kharkutta in NGH for allegedly raping his own 7 year old grand-daughter. The case gets even murkier after family sources added that the accused had even raped his own daughter when she was younger, Read More

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Delimitation notifications issued by past Assam govts source of ascertaining Meghalaya’s territory

April 18, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 18: The Meghalaya government on Wednesday said that the delimitation notifications issued by the then Government of Assam in respect of the constituencies of the then Khasi and Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council, thus, form a reliable source of ascertaining the territory of the then United Khasi and Jaintia Hills district.“An examination of Read More

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