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Communication Minister Manoj Sinha holds talk with telecom service providers

Amidst reports of financial stress in the sector, the Communications Minister Manoj Sinha held discussions with promoters of telecom servi

DD News 23 Jun 2017 7:08 am

Second thoughts: 1 nation, 2 time zones, government conducting study

New Delhi: The Department of Science and Technology (DST) is conducting a study to assess the feasibility of having different time zones i

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 7:00 am

Mumbai: Authorities pass the buck over allotment of permanent homes to 160 fa..

Mumbai: Nearly 160 families are in a fix owing to the lack of coordination between two government bodies over allotment of permanent houses

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:54 am

US clears sale of drones to India ahead of Modi’s visit to America

New Delhi/Washington: The US has cleared the sale of 22 Guardian drones to India, government sources said Thursday, a deal being termed as

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:54 am

Police have been told to ensure loudspeaker ban, government tells Bombay High..

Mumbai: Bombay High Court was on Thursday informed that the Maharashtra government has directed police officials across the state not to al

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:45 am

Kohli-Kumble spat gets even more ugly

New Delhi: The fight between Virat Kohli and Anil Kumble, who stepped down as coach on Tuesday, got uglier with the Team India captain on

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:45 am

Now, farmers unite against defence airport near Mumbai

Mumbai: Thousands of angry farmers protesting against a proposed defence airport on the outskirts of Mumbai held up traffic, clashed with

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:39 am

Presidential election 2017: It’s Meira versus Kovind for Raisina

New Delhi: Ending week-long speculation, the Opposition parties on Thursday unanimously named Meira Kumar, daughter of former deputy prime

Freepress Journal 23 Jun 2017 6:36 am

BJP’s Mairang mandal president quits party

NONGSTOIN: President of the BJP’s Mairang Mandal, Councellor Sing Wahlang, resigned from the party along with other members of the mandal

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:34 am

Hue and cry notice against miscreant who cut woman’s ears

SHILLONG: Shillong police has issued a hue and cry notice along with a sketch of the miscreant who had cut the finger and ears of a woman a

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:33 am

News Capsule

Behdeinkhlam holiday The DC, West Jaintia Hills has declared July 14 and July 24, as local holidays on account of Behdeinkhlam festival in

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:31 am

Student’s, teachers demand VC’s resignation

Shillong: In an open forum of the students and teachers of NEHU, organised by the North-Eastern Hill University Teachers’ Association (NE

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:30 am

Village body condemn HDR’s statement

SHILLONG: The Synjuk ki Nongsynshar Shnong Ka Bri U Hynniewtrep (SNSBH) slammed the Home Minister HDR Lyngdoh for criticising them as repor

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:29 am

POCSO act. Helper of truck shot dead

NONGSTOIN: The helper of a truck was shot dead at Mawthangniang village under Mairang police station in the wee hours of Thursday. Source s

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:28 am

Mentally disabled woman raped repeatedly

NONGSTOIN: A 22-year-old mentally disabled woman from Mawthahrap under Mairang police station was repeatedly raped by a man from the same v

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:27 am

NPP leader’s anamoly alert on CBSE results

SHILLONG: NPP leader Erwin Sutnga has asked the parents to check the CBSE class XII examinations results following anomalies. After the res

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:26 am

Businessman joins NPP

NONGSTOIN: A businessman, Gigur Marthong, joined the NPP in Mawshynrut recently. Supporters of Marthong claim that he enjoys the backing o

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:25 am

News from across the state…

Groups and JHADC officials inspect Jowai China Bazaar JOWAI: Two prominent pressure groups of Jaintia Hills the Jaintia Students’ Union (

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:25 am

Kumble vs Kohli

Anil Kumble has decided to step down from the office of India’s cricket coach. He has had a rift with Captain Virat Kohli. It is reminisc

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:21 am

Reclaiming Education:  From Whom and How?

By Patricia Mukhim The one-day deliberation on Reclaiming Education, organized by ICARE recently threw up some interesting facets on educat

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:20 am


As India maintains that the second confession video of ex-naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav released by Pakistan is doctored, the defence exp

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:20 am


  By Amulya Ganguli   The standard explanation for the BJP’s choice of the virtually unknown Ramnath Kovind for the President’s post

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:18 am

With 63.1 per cent of votes, Kovind is next President of India

With 63.1 per cent of the electoral college votes with the NDA in the elections for the next President of India is already a foregone concl

OneIndia 23 Jun 2017 6:17 am

MHIS a Govt initiative, not an MLA scheme

Editor, As the State Government has revived the Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) and fresh enrollment is under way, it seems some s

The Shillong Times 23 Jun 2017 6:16 am

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares flat, still on track for winning week

Asian shares baulked at the starting gate on Friday but remained on track for a weekly gain, while crude oil prices pulled away from this w

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:16 am

U.S. Senate Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill, but fate uncertain

U. S. Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled legislation that would replace Obamacare with a plan that scales back aid to the poor and kil

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:15 am

Sara Ali Khan's loss is Janvi Kapoor's gain: Mom Amrita to be blamed?

While stepmom Kareena wanted Saif's daughter to debut with Karan, her mom chose Ekta's film; now Janvi Kapoor is in talks for two films wi

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:15 am

Revealed: Here's when Sidharth Malhotra-Sonakshi Sinha's Ittefaq will release

The actor's last film was Baar Baar Dekho, which released in September 2016. His next - A Gentleman - is set to release on August 25.

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:10 am

Kashmir's serial stone pelter, Chhota Geelani killed

On Thursday the Kashmir Valley witnessed the death of a 27 year old stone pelter who went by the alias Chhota Geelani. Tauseef Ahmed Wani a

OneIndia 23 Jun 2017 6:07 am

Ahan and Aarav should play me and Akshay in Dhadkan remake: Suniel Shetty

Let's see whether Ahan and Aarav would really take the legacy forward!

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:05 am

Soccer-Rangers sign Mexican pair, take summer signings to eight

Portuguese manager Caixinha has already added countrymen Bruno Alves, Fabio Cardoso, Daniel Candeias and Dalcio to the squad, as well as Ab

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:04 am

GOP-senators -to- oppose-Republican-health-care-bill

Senators Rand Paul of Kentucky, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Ted Cruz of Texas and Mike Lee of Utah said in a joint statement that they are no

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:04 am


18-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer feels that Andy Murray?s reign as the world number one is under serious threat for the rest of th

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:04 am

U.S. judge accepts sweeping reforms of Arizona death penalty protocols

A U. S. judge accepted on Thursday major revisions to Arizona's death penalty procedures, such as eliminating paralytic drugs in lethal inj

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:04 am

Soccer-Brazilian championship results and standings

June 23 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Brazilian championship matches on Thursday Thursday, June 22 Corinthians 3 Bahia

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:04 am

My way or the highway, Chandrababu Naidu tells those who don't vote for him

Do not travel on roads or enjoy pensions given by, if you do not like my government is what Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu

OneIndia 23 Jun 2017 6:00 am

Exclusive: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif's 'Tiger' franchise to end with a par..

Tiger is Bhai, and his fans are eager to see this brand move forward.

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 6:00 am

FOREX-Dollar sluggish but steady, oil bounce supports commodity currencies

The dollar was little changed early on Friday as traders marked time ahead of next week's U. S. inflation-linked indicators, while commodit

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:58 am

Senate Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill, fate uncertain

U. S. Senate leaders on Thursday unveiled a draft of legislation to replace Obamacare, proposing to kill a tax on the wealthy that pays for

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:58 am

Next President of India: Why the opposition selected Meira Kumar

The opposition made a pretty predictable decision when it chose Meira Kumar as its candidate for the next President of India. The decision

OneIndia 23 Jun 2017 5:52 am

China to hit polluters harder in new soil protection law

China will fine polluters as much as 2 million yuan ($293,000) for dumping untreated contaminants into the soil, according to a new draft l

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:49 am

Golf-Spieth returns to form and grabs Connecticut lead

Jordan Spieth put an emphatic end to his putting woes during an impressive Travelers Championship debut on Thursday, grabbing a one-shot le

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:41 am

Reuters Sports Schedule at 0001 GMT on Friday, June 23

Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Friday: RUGBY Lions tour of New Zealand All Blacks, Lions finish preparations ahead of first test

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:33 am

FEATURE -Politics of Death: Colonial scars and drought feed Kenya land wars

By Katy Migiro LAIKIPIA, Kenya, June 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - K enyan farmer Martin Evans pushed open the bullet-holed wooden doo

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:32 am

Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China

Kevin Mallory, 60, of Leesburg was arrested yesterday and made an initial appearance in US District Court in Alexandria, Virginia.

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:08 am

J&K: Mob lynches man after catching him clicking pictures

A man was seen moving in suspicious circumstances by some people near Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area at 0030 hours, police sources said.

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:08 am

Trump to nominate NFL team owner Johnson as U.S. ambassador to Britain

U. S. President Donald Trump will nominate National Football League team owner Woody Johnson as U. S. ambassador to Britain, the White Hous

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:04 am

Brazil justice sends Temer graft probe to top prosecutor

A justice at Brazil's Federal Supreme Court has delivered to the country's top prosecutor the bulk of an investigation into allegations tha

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:04 am

U.S. judge in Michigan blocks deportation of more than 100 Iraqis

A U. S. district court judge in Michigan has temporarily blocked the deportations of more than 100 Iraqi nationals until a decision is reac

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:04 am

Subscription-based airline Surf Air launches in Europe

U. S. subscription-based airline Surf Air launched in Europe on Friday as it bids to tap into the frequent flyer market, challenging the co

DNA India 23 Jun 2017 5:04 am