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Meghalaya: Behdieñkhlam festival to allow only vaccinated participants

Meghalaya: Behdieñkhlam festival to allow only vaccinated participants

Meghalaya, July 11: The annual Behdieñkhlam festival in Meghalaya is being celebrated on Sunday without mass festivities and fanfare due to Covid-19 fears by the Jaiñtia tribe- also known as the Pnars of Meghalaya. Only...
Gateway to Heaven- The Enchanting Northeast | Meghalaya

Gateway to Heaven- The Enchanting Northeast | Meghalaya

Series-2 Northeast, July 3: Meghalaya means abode of cloud. It is the region that receives the highest rainfall in the world. The state of Meghalaya was carved out from two districts: the United Khasi Hills...
The 9 most beautiful waterfalls in Sikkim which are a MUST VISIT in 2021

The 9 most beautiful waterfalls in Sikkim which are a MUST VISIT in 2021

Sikkim, May 19: Sometimes gushing down forested slopes, sometimes tumbling over rocky boulders, sometimes taking a sharp leap, the waterfalls are a picturesque addition to the many wonders of Sikkim. Although you are likely to...
Assam: Bihu is here, but what happened to traditional varieties of herbs and greens?

Assam: Bihu is here, but what happened to traditional varieties of herbs and greens?

Assam, April 14: The month of April, when Rongali Bihu is just around the corner in Assam and spring paint every tree with young, delicate leaves and blooming flowers, this is Anamika Baruah’s favourite...
cancer

Meghalaya has second highest the cancer incidence rate in the country: Health Minister

Meghalaya, 12th March: Meghalaya Health Minister A.L. Hek said East Khasi Hills district has the highest tobacco-related cancer cases and also the second-highest incidence rate in the country. "Yes, it is a fact that as...
Cleanliness

Manipur tourism minister flags off Cleanliness campaign

Manipur, Jan 11: Manipur tourism minister Oinam Lukhoi Singh flagged off a cleanliness campaign at the Konthoujam Lairembi complex and its surroundings in Imphal West district. The campaign is supported by North Eastern Council under the...
amazing Mizoram

Mizoram Memories: Walking down the memory lane

Mizoram Memories: Walking down the memory lane can be the best pass time in these testing and trying times. June 3, 2020: Written below is an account of Aizawl in the '70s through the eyes...