Shillong, a city known as the 'abode of clouds', recently hosted India's first ever La Tomatina festival. Both locals and tourists made the most of the fun-filled festival that was organised to promote tourism in Meghalaya.
Prime Minister Modi was seen enjoying the traditional culture of Meghalaya where he interacted with the locals and even played their music instruments. He also took part in the cultural dance. The Prime Minister also savored a cup of traditional brew.
The Assam Police had recently launched a mission to nab a gang of bike thieves whom they finally arrested in Guwahati. This gang had started creating a state of terror among the residents.
Dressed in colorful traditional attires these men and women thronged the famous Khasi heritage village-Mawphlang in East Khasi hills district to celebrate 'Monolith Festival'.The festival is a cultural extravaganza to showcase and display the unique traditions through dances, music, handicrafts, cuisines and attires of the Khasi Tribe.
Former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma breathed his last in the national capital on Friday following a heart attack. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to his Twitter handle to express grief over Sangma's demise.
Tragic scenes of terror in neighboring Bangladesh are being claimed to be orchestrated by the Islamic State. Be it an attack on a Shiite mosque or an assault on an Italian citizen in Dhaka
At a time when global warming is posing a threat to world environment, Kerala is promoting bamboo as an alternative to wood to stop deforestation through its annual Bamboo Fest.
An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale shook Guwahati in Assam and Shillong in Meghalaya at about 6.15 this evening. Tremors were felt in other parts of the North East and some mild ones even in Kolkata. Video courtesy: NDTV