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Facts you should know about Meghalaya’s noted philanthropist, (L) Honsen Lyngdoh

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By Our Correspondent, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 23, 2018: 

Noted entrepreneur and philanthropist from Meghalaya, Honsen Lyngdoh breathed his last on Tuesday morning in Super Care Hospital at the age of 82 years after a prolonged illness.

Umsning MDC Macdalyne Mawlong files FIR against FB user for making degrading remarks on social media

SHILLONG | Aug 03, 2019:

The MDC of Umsning constituency and Executive Member of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC), Macdalyne Sawkmie Mawlong has filed an FIR against miscreants responsible for using derogatory remarks and body shaming her on Facebook.

Meghalaya girl saved from being cheated by foreign national in Delhi airport

NEW DELHI | Jan 04, 2019:

The Delhi Police accompanied by the Delhi Police North East Representative (DPNER), Daniel Stone Lyngdoh on Friday rescued a 22-yr-old girl, hailing from Williamnagar, East Garo Hills district of Meghalaya, from being duped by a foreign national.

It was informed that the girl was rescued from IGI International Airport in the wee hours of Friday.

Art of Living members arrested in Meghalaya for arranging ‘unauthorized’ meeting with HNLC

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Shillong, November 22: Two persons who claimed to be members of ‘Art of Living’ landed in police net for arranging an ‘unauthorized’ meeting with a banned militant outfit — Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC).

Dominic Sangma’s MA•AMA is Meghalaya’s first film to be selected in Intl. competition of Jio MAMI 2018

HIGHLIGHTS 

  • Garo Film receives international acclaim 
  • First film from Meghalaya and only Indian Film to be selected in International competition section of Jio MAMI 2018
  • Directed by young filmmaker, Dominic Sangma, this film is an Indo-China production

By Our Reporter | Shillong, Oct 01, 2018: 

A young filmmaker from Meghalaya, Dominic Sangma has added yet another feather to his artistic and creative cap after his film MA•AMA became the first film from Meghalaya and the only Indian film to be officially selected in the International competition section of Jio MAMI 2018.

10 reasons that prove you grew up in the 80s in Shillong

TNT DESK | July 4, 2018

  1. You most likely knew who Freddy Khapran and Augustine Kharkongor were and thought that they were the best footballers in India. Bordoloi trophy was the tournament Shillong XI had to win to prove that we were the best in Northeast.

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  1. You went and watched Qayamat se Qayamat Tak starring Aamir Khan and Juhi Chawla at Bijou Cinema Hall.

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  1. Most of you did not appear for Exams during 1987 as everyone passed because of the Shillong Agitation.

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  1. Living High, Great Society,King Apple and Adremelech were the biggest bands that walked the planet .

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  1. You had to own a Leather Jacket and dress up like Bruce Dickenson .The Mawlai and Malki fete was a must for all the rock fans.

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  1. The Shillong Bus was a regular at GS Road and you most likely hitched a ride in it .

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  1. You watched Salman Khan romance Ayesha Jhulka at the 14th Mile for a flop movie called Kurbaan.

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  1. You went to the Nazareth Cafeteria in Laitumkhrah for Lassi and Hot Dog and Jalpan for Aloo Puri while Abba was the best restaurant in Shillong.And Hong Kong restaurant served the best ‘Half Plate Chow’.

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  1. You saw the Flying Duck at the Umiam Lake (It was a restaurant).

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  1. You knew someone who had modified his Jeep and bought Radial tyres.

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