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Post-Colonial Nuances: A Suitable Boy

Pratyasha Ghosh reviews a Classic set in the 1950s  A Suitable Boy, a 1993 classic in Indian literature by Vikram Seth, is ahead of its time even two and a half decades later. Mira Nair’s film based on the novel, set in the 1950s just…

Setting the Stage

Meghalaya’s first woman to graduate from the National School of Drama in New Delhi has been working towards creating a theatre scene that is both contemporary and rooted in what once was. Sunday Shillong spoke to Lapdiang Syiem about…

When the Monk visited Shillong

At the turn of the 20th century, Swami Vivekananda, regarded in history to be the chief disciple of Ramakrishna Paramhansa, and founder of the Ramakrishna Mission movement, decided to go on a pilgrimage in East Bengal (now Bangladesh) and…

Making Musical Waves

Singer-songwriter Ambarish Nag from Tura has been making waves in the world of music with his new single ‘City Lights’ in collaboration with musicians in Los Angeles and London. Currently based out of Mumbai, he has studied music in LA from…

Welcoming 2021

Sunday Shillong wishes everyone a Happy New Year. As we hope for a better 2021, we bring you New Year messages from some prominent figures in our city. We asked each one of them the following questions: How has 2020, a year of new…

Educators’ E-mate

For entrepreneurs, the pandemic-hit 2020 was ideal for turning their dream into reality. It was a year of innovation in the world of technology with new apps impacting lives. One such app is TuitionBud that aims to make digital education…

Making Meghalaya Proud

Meet Shillong girl and model, Gargee Nandy, who has recently won the Talentica Miss India Global, 2020 held on December 23 in Goa. She has made North East India proud by becoming the first woman from Meghalaya to win this competition, and…