rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Shillong Times

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Shillong Times

  News for Shillong Times

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

From AGP to BJP: Sonowal's journey to the peak

IMAGE: Sonowal left the AGP in January 2011 following differences with the party leadership and went on to join the BJP in February 2011. Photographs: sarbanandsonwal/Twitter From student politics......

Why we need an A P J Abdul Kalam party

'When you can use Mahatma Gandhi and Babasaheb Ambedkar's names, why can't you use Dr Kalam's name?''The idea is to take Dr Kalam's vision to the people.''Elections will come and go, but the vision......

Quake hits at Indo-Myanmar border, tremors felt in several parts of India

An earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale hit Myanmar, tremors of which shook the northeast, several parts of West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and even Delhi and NCR on Wednesday. Jolts were......

How the tide turned for the BJP in Ishrat case

'Amid the different versions of truth on the Ishrat case, what is certain is that Ishrat's mother Shamima Kausar, who has continued to maintain that Headley's confession was nothing but an attempt......

Arunachal Pradesh: Hindi, Hindu, Tribalistan

'The Congress, all these decades, worked on a slow Hindi-isation and Indianisation of Arunachal tribes. The RSS wants rapid Hinduisation,' says Shekhar Gupta. IMAGE: Menchuka, the last village in......

Polytechnics the pivot point for Make in India dream

The polytechnic graduate is on the front line of our war to establish a vibrant manufacturing sector in India, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Last weekend I found myself in Shillong staring out of the......

India's e-retail revolution: Too good to be true?

  The e-retail market is set for a shake-out with slowing growth, greater competition, huge losses, bloated costs and reduced funding, notes Mohandas Pai The last five years have witnessed a......

Scam helped Rose Valley create Rs 2,500-cr assets

Unlike Saradha mastermind, Gautam Kundu used illegally collected money to expand the company's hotel business across India "I am not a fool like Sudipta Sen," Rose Valley Chairman Gautam Kundu shot......

Post Xi's visit, India to woo Chinese travellers

Earlier this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi played the perfect host to Chinese President Xi Jinping during his India visit, almost playing the role of a guide as he showed the Chinese premier......

PIX: A sneak peak into Shraddha Kapoor's awesome life!

Shraddha Kapoor is steadily rising up the ranks of Bollywood, and seems to lead quite an envious life. We look through her Instagram pictures, and take a peek into her diva life.   ......

11 places to vacation this Christmas!

Hindi movies are not only entertaining, they also give you amazing ideas. From fashion to dream destinations, we are treated to so much in these movies. Take Tamasha, for instance. The film does......

Why Farhan Akhtar shot Rock On 2 in Shillong

Farhan Akhtar, Shraddha Kapoor and director Shujaat Saudagar recently shot a long spell in Shillong for their film Rock On!! 2. And this was their way to pay tribute to the long-neglected......

Photo: Sussanne Khan's Goa memories

A look at the top tweets from your favourite celebrities: Hrithik Roshan's former wife Sussanne Khan took to Instagram to share a photo of herself with her sister Farah Khan Ali from an old......

Amitabh, Jaya shoot together again

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Amitabh Bachchan recently shot with his wife Jaya for a jewellery brand.He posted a picture, above, and wrote: 'Right time......

Fed Cup semis: Bagan take five-goal advantage over Lajong

Jeje Lalpekhula scored a hat-trick as a rampaging Mohun Bagan routed Shillong Lajong 5-0 in their home leg semifinal of the Federation Cup football tournament at the Vidyasagar Krirnagan in......

Fed Cup: Sporting down Mumbai FC; Lajong beat East Bengal

IMAGE: Mumbai FC captain Taisuke Matsugae (right) shields the ball as Sporting Clube de Goa player Nicholas Fernandes tries to gain possession during the Federation Cup......

I-League: Bengaluru FC crowned champions

IMAGE: Bengaluru FC players celebrate with coach Ashley Westwood. Photograph: Twitter Bengaluru FC were crowned as I-League football champions for the second time in three years as they......

Sporting Clube De Goa hold EB to goalless draw

Sporting Clube de Goa held a lacklustre East Bengal to a goalless draw in their penultimate I-League fixture at the Vidyasagar Krirangan, in Barasat on Friday. Playing their first match after the......

Fresh injury has Kashyap fighting time for Rio qualification

Kashyap suffered a knee injury during his clash against Korean Son Wan Ho on Thursday night and had to retire midway with the score reading 12-21, 11-16 IMAGE: Parupalli Kashyap.......
  Videos for Shillong Times
shillong times video
  Web results for Shillong Times
Promises to keep

now faces the Herculean task of having to fulfill its electoral promise of delivering public services without resorting to political gimmicks.... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/north-east-page/promises-to-keep/150638.html
Is Assam on the recovery path?

The BJP-led government in Assam with chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal at the helm has started pursuing a number of pro-people exercises. Sonowal... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/north-east-page/is-assam-on-the-recovery-path/150637.html
Cop meet fails to strategise

Shillong, June 24: The 23rd conference of Northeast police chiefs concluded here today without a concrete decision on how to improve policing for... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1160625/jsp/northeast/story_93127.jsp
Fake encounters, custodial deaths slur on NE cops

Courtesy The Shillong Times SHILLONG, Jun 24 : The Centre has expressed unhappiness over the style and functioning of the police forces both from... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/fake-encounters-custodial-deaths-slur-ne-cops/
Offbeat honeymoon destinations in India

Forget usual suspects like Goa, Manali, Nainital, Shimla, Kerala, etc. Today, couples aren't hesitating to explore unconventional places to... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/relationships/man-woman/Offbeat-honeymoon-destinations-in-India/articleshow/52900601.cms

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


shillong times
Shillong Times


48 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z