Geography of Meghalaya Current Affairs, GK & News
India’s deepest shaft cave has been discovered at Krem Um Ladaw in East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya during the 28th edition of the annual ‘Caving in the Abode of the Clouds Expedition’. The cave has a 105 m deep shaft entrance passage. The cave has a 105 m deep shaft entrance passage. This comes ..
Topics: Caves of Meghalaya • East Khasi Hills district • Geography of Meghalaya • Krem Synrang Pamiang • Mawsynram • Meghalaya • Northeast India • Pit cave • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India
The famous cultural festival “Behdienkhlam 2018” was celebrated at the small peripheral town of Jowai, the District headquarters of Jaintia Hills District in Meghalaya with joy and religious fervour. The festival witnessed a colourful display of 12 rots or ‘rath’ at the sacred pool ‘Aitnar’. It is the most celebrated religious festival among the Pnars ..
Topics: Geography of Meghalaya • Jaintia • Jaintia Hills district • Jowai • Khasi and Jaintia Hills • Meghalaya • Northeast India • Pnar people • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India • West Jaintia Hills district
The world’s longest sandstone cave named Krem Puri has discovered near the village of Laitsohum in Mawsynram area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya. With a length of 24,583 metres, Krem Puri was discovered back in 2016 but the actual length of the cave was obtained by the Meghalaya Adventurers’ Association (MAA) during one ..
Topics: Cave research in India • Caves of Meghalaya • East Khasi Hills district • Geography of Meghalaya • KREM • Mawsynram • Meghalaya • Northeast India • Puri • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India
Govt approved for establishing an autonomous organization North-East Centre for Technology Application and Reach (NECTAR) at an estimated cost of Rs 292 crore. It will be established at Shillong and will be completed in 12th Plan period. Objective: The motive behind NECTAR is to promote application of carefully selected technologies originating from the public funded ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
CBI targets Facebook to take help from netizens The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has joined social networking site Facebook, popularly known as FB to get help from netizens in cracking cases. CBI’s Bhopal unit became the first unit to go online on Facebook. The agency has plans that all the wings based across the ..
Topics: Central Bureau of Investigation • Geography of India • Geography of Meghalaya • Khasi language • Meghalaya • National Aluminium Company • Northeast India • Shillong • States and union territories of India • Tourism in North East India • World government • World Trade Organization