Doomsday near? Nine families in Meghalaya believe so, cut themselves off from society

Nine tribal families in Meghalaya have quit their jobs, withdrawn all they had from the bank, taken their children out from schools and cut themselves off from the society because they believe that 'doomsday' is near, as per reports on Thursday.

Meghalaya: 25 poachers held, body parts of deer seized

Altogether 25 poachers were arrested and body parts of endangered deer seized from them from a remote village in West Khasi Hills district, forest department sources said here on Thursday.