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Boycott everything Kashmiri … I am inclined to agree, says Meghalaya Guv

SHILLONG | Feb 19, 2019:

Meghalaya Governor, Tathagata Roy, who often makes headlines for his controversial comments, has done it again and this time endorsed an appeal made by a retired colonel of the Indian Army to boycott “everything Kashmiri.”

BJP blames Cong, other forces for creating doubts on CAB

SHILLONG | Feb 18, 2019:

The failure of the Citizenship Amendment Bill to become a law following the recent lapse in the Rajya Sabha has left the BJP in a tight situation even as it blamed the Congress and outside forces for conspiring and misinforming the people of this country on CAB.

Garo Hills lynching case: NGO demands magisterial inquiry

TURA | Feb 18, 2019:

Days after two people lost their lives and one seriously injured after being thrashed by an angry mob in West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya on suspicions of being dacoits, the Anti Corruption and Human Development Organization (ACHDO) has sought a magisterial inquiry into the now “infamous lynching case”.

NPP will again oppose CAB if re-introduced, James Sangma

SHILLONG | Feb 18, 2019:

A day after BJP president, Amit Shah stated that they would bring back the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 if the party comes back to power, Meghalaya Home Minister and NPP leader, James PK Sangma said that their stand on the bill remains unchanged.

IN PIC | A pathetic reality of an urbanised society!

TURA | Feb 18, 2019:

(Featured Image: Citizens, in their right minds (or not) refused to pay heed to the ‘Keep My City Clean’ signboard and chose to dump their garbage right next to the signboard. Was it done intentionally or they just didn’t see the sign or is it just a way of life? Irony of Life!)


Shillong traders down shutters in respect of slain CRPF jawans

SHILLONG | Feb 18, 2019:

As a mark of respect and solidarity towards the sacrifices made by the 49 CRPF jawans in Jammu and Kashmir (Pulwama), the Shillong Road Side Hawkers’ Association today pulled down their shutters from 9 am to 12 noon and took out a silent rally in the city main commercial hub– Khyndai Lad.

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