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Meghalaya elections 2023: Why do we want change?

By Patricia Mukhim As elections approach, it is normal for sitting MLAs and beneficiaries of largesse from the present government to desire its continuance. The former don’t want to give up[ their perks; the latter don’t want to lose…

Congress revival imminent

The Congress Party at the national level has gained much traction from the Bharat Jodo Yatra. The 4000 km long journey undertaken by Rahul Gandhi in 146 days has raised hopes among those that cherish an India where the soul breathes free…

Dark clouds as we head into Budget 2024

By Jagdish Rattanani The fourth and the last full-fledged Union Budget of the Narendra Modi government’s second term, scheduled to be presented to Parliament on Wednesday, comes amid some dark clouds on the global scene. Globally, growth…

Save the broken education system!

Editor, It seems my mind is wired up with Batskhem Myrboh, Asst. Professor of Synod College. For the very observations and thoughts expressed in his write-up: Education is drowning: Who will rescue the sector? (ST Jan 26, 2023) are what…

Promise of growth

In the run-up to the Union Budget, it was time for stock-taking on the national economy based on multiple parameters including the performances by various sectors. The Economic Survey 2023 prepared by chief economic adviser Anantha…

Is the movie Pathaan a Game-Changer?

By H. Srikanth That I am a movie buff is a fact. I enjoy watching and talking about movies. I like Shah Rukh Khan as an actor. But that is no reason I go gaga about his comeback movie, Pathaan, now running to packed houses and breaking all…