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Nongkrem Dance Festival celebrated with pomp and gaiety
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Nongkrem Dance Festival celebrated with pomp and gaiety

The annual Nongkrem Dance Festival was celebrated here amid fanfare and gaiety with young Khasi men and women swaying to traditional folk music to appease goddess Ka Blei Synshar, in the hope of a rich bumper harvest.Chief Minister Mukul Sangma, in his ... Business Standard, 22 hours ago
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4 fined for not allowing cremation as per Khasi faith

SHILLONG, Dec 10 - Meghalaya High Court has slapped a Rs 1 lakh fine on four persons for not allowing members of the indigenous Khasi faith to cremate their dead as per their religion, observing that they had disrespected the Constitution.The four persons ...
 The Assam Tribune2 days ago HC slaps Rs 1 lakh fine on 4 for not allowing people to  Business Standard4 days ago

200 people in Meghalaya seek to 'opt out' of Aadhaar

The committee includes representatives of the powerful Khasi Students’ Union (KSU), civil society collective Thma U Rangli-Juki (TUR), as well as other individuals and organisations.
 MSN India1 month ago

HC notice to Centre, Delhi Golf Club on Khasi woman's plea

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Centre and Delhi Golf Club on a plea of the Khasi woman, who was asked to leave the club for wearing traditional attire 'Jenseim', seeking direction to ensure compliance of the constitutional provisions of ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Assisted in over 1000 child births, nurse retires at 80

Eighty-year-old Kyiek Mukhim, a nurse-cum-midwife who assisted in the delivery of over 1000 babies and attended to innumerable medical emergencies in the remote villages of Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district, has finally taken voluntary retirement.Kyiek, ...
 Business Standard22 hours ago

Rajnath Singh to visit Meghalaya on December 7

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit poll-bound Meghalaya on December 7 to meet booth-level BJP workers, party officials said.Singh will also inaugurate a party office in the state."The Union home minister will address about 3,000 party workers at the ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Top functionary of NSCN-K arrested

Security forces have arrested the finance secretary of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Khaplang (NSCN-K) from a rented house here, police said today.Acting on a tip-off, a special team of the state police and the Assam Riffles commandos raided the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

HC quashes Meghalaya panel's order

NEW DELHI, Nov 7 - The Delhi High Court today quashed the order of the Meghalaya State Commission for Women summoning the Delhi Golf Club secretary over a tribal woman being asked to leave the dining room as her traditional Khasi attire looked like a "maid's ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan will grace the opening ceremony of this film festival in Kolkata

Considered to be one of the oldest Indian film festivals, KIFF that is the Kolkata Indian Film Festival will kick start from November 10 to 17. Besides awarding the immense contribution of film stalwarts whom we lost this year, this festival will also see two ...
 Bollywood Hungama1 month ago

Campaign to give up Aadhaar numbers in Meghalaya

Nearly 300 people in Meghalaya have joined a campaign to give up their Aadhaar cards, alleging that the 12-digit identification number could lead to non-indigenous people getting voting rights.The Aadhaar enrolment process has faced stiff resistance in the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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