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‘Rethinking tourism’ – The Way Forward

By Benjamin Lyngdoh September 27 is celebrated as World Tourism Day. This year’s theme is ‘rethinking tourism’. In Meghalaya, this year too would see celebrations across government, tourism agencies, educational institutions, etc. While…

Do we Really Care about politics?

By Nangkyntiew S. Warjri There is a saying, ’If you are not interested in politics that doesn’t means that politics is not interested in you’. One government after the other, had failed to meet the expectations of the masses. Most of the…

Shops forced to shut for dorbar shnong election

Editor, On Saturday the election of headmen of Laitumkhrah, conducted by the election committee constituted by the Acting Syiem of Hima Mylliem happened on Saturday, September 24. Before the election, prior announcement was made with…

Police personnel and the law

On the police vehicle scam and other matters, Home Minister, Lahkmen Rymbui said that the Government would study the enquiry report to see if the findings have violated any laws, before taking action against the officer in question – the…

Neigrihms unnecessarily maligned

By Dr Vikas Jagtap Initially, with respect to the misinformation/fabricated details shared by the concerned individual (Mr. Anderson Rani) in the special article titled “ How Institutions are destroyed: The case of NEIGRIHMS” in the…

Political delicacies

By Rahil Nora Chopra If Gehlot wins Congress top post, will pilot be new Rajasthan CM? A thrilling game of check-and-mate has started within the Congress, with speculations looming large on whether Sachin Pilot would get the throne of…

Road rage kills

Editor, Apropos to the news item titled, 'City resident dies in hit-and-run case; biker unidentified.' ST Sep 22, 2022) it is shocking that a senior citizen, Biman Talukdar while trying to cross the road near Civil Hospital crossing was…

Muslims and integration

Appreciably, an attempt is being made by the RSS to facilitate reconciliation with Muslims. Five Muslim intellectuals held talks with Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat at his own initiative in the national capital this week. This is a…

Religion as agency for human rights

By Patricia Mukhim When Christ said, “Give unto Caesar what belongs to Caesar,” he did not mean that his followers should wash their hands off the politics of the day and only concentrate on things spiritual. The human person does not live…