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Shillong’s Aroha Junior Choir brings laurel to state and country; shines in international event in Wales

By Our Reporter | Shillong, July 07, 2018: 

Music runs through the veins of every Shillongites! or so it seems. During the past few years, the globally acclaimed Shillong Chamber Choir lifted the city’s musical image to a whole new level. But SCC is not the only choir which is on a mission to put Shillong in the global musical map.

Meet India’s first hat-trick scorer from Mawprem, Shillong

SHILLONG | June 16, 2018: 
Hailing from Nasapatighari in Upper Mawprem in Shillong, born in 1928 and whose delectable body swerves and thunderous left-footed shots would entertain fans from Kashmir to Kanyakumari in the 1950s with large and powerful thighs, a low centre of gravity, he could turn quickly and unleash powerful but accurate shots from any angle. This person is none other than the legendary Lt. Col. (Retd.) Puran Bahadur Thapa.

Meghalaya: Rainiest Cherrapunjee has little water to drink

SHILLONG, May 1, 2018 (TNN): One of the rainiest places on earth is going dry. Cherrapunjee, now renamed Sohra, has long been part of the collective memory of generations who first encountered the name in school textbooks as “the rainiest place on earth”. Receiving about 450 inches of rainfall in a year-despite the dry months in winter-Sohra now takes turns in sharing the distinction with neighbouring Mawsynram in the East Khasi Hills.

Meghalaya: Encroachment of forest area on the rise says report

SHILLONG, April 22, 2018: Encroachment into reserved forest areas in Meghalaya is “increasing continuously”, the latest report of the comptroller and auditor general (CAG) of India for the year ending on March 31, 2017 has highlighted.

Meghalaya: State aims to generate 1659 MW from 15 power projects to meet power shortfall

SHILLONG, April 11, 2018: The State government of Meghalaya is attempting to generate 1659.05 mega watts from as many as 15 power projects to meet the shortfall of power in Meghalaya and the Detailed Project Reports (DPRs) of most of these projects have been completed.

Meghalaya: CM Conrad’s security personnel commits suicide

SHILLONG, April 8, 2018(ANI): A security personnel from the escort team of Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma allegedly committed suicide in Shillong on Sunday.

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