Idle and hungry amid pandemic

SHILLONG: Their professions are as different as chalk and cheese — a labourer, a two-wheeler mechanic, a tourist taxi driver and a vendor. But they share a common bond; they are all idle and hungry. It is this section of society that the…

Shops to open for two days; curfew extended

Shillong: All fair price shops under NFSA and non-NFSA, identified groceries, vegetable, fruit, meat vendors, confectionery and stores selling essential items in all localities of Shillong agglomeration will open from 9 am to 4 pm on…

Farmers ask govt to keep markets open

SHILLONG: Hit hard by the 21-day lockdown and promulgation of curfew in the city, farmers have now demanded opening of markets on a daily basis to enable them to sell their produces, classified as perishables. In a statement issued here on…

Farmers ask govt to keep markets open

SHILLONG: Hit hard by the 21-day lockdown and promulgation of curfew in the city, farmers have now demanded opening of markets on a daily basis to enable them to sell their produces, classified as perishables. In a statement issued here on…

KHADC CEM warns shopkeepers

SHILLONG: The CEM of Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) Titos Chyne has threatened to cancel the licenses of traders who are doing business within the jurisdiction of KHADC, if they indulge in unscrupulous activities. In a…