Sowing seeds of tradition

Colourful wraparound kashans, fermented fish and desserts were the stars of the Tangkhul Naga community’s harvest festival A sea of bright red, burnished orange and parrot green, enveloped visitors over the weekend at CSI St. Thomas Higher Secondary School recently, where over a thousand from Tangkhul Naga tribe of Manipur had gathered to celebrate a […]


Congress veteran and former Meghalaya CM DD Lapang quits party

In another blow to the Congress in the north east, veteran leader and four time Meghalaya chief minister DD Lapang resigned from the party on Thursday evening. In his resignation letter to Congress president Rahul Gandhi, 84-year-old Lapang cited sidelining of seniors in the party as the main reason behind his decision. Lapang was removed […]