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North East  /  Published 31.01.19

Modi effigies burnt in strike-hit Manipur

Effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi were burnt on Thursday in different parts of the city while an attempt to “hang” his effigy at Yairipok in Thoubal district of Manipur was foiled by police...
By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal

North East  /  Published 27.03.19

Mukul government neglected coal ban: Conrad

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K. Sangma on Wednesday accused his predecessor Mukul M. Sangma of being “lackadaisical” about the coal mining ban in the state and monopolising the coal trade.Addre...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 23.05.19

NPP, Cong ensure Meghalaya status quo

The Meghalaya electorate reiterated their faith in the ruling National People’s Party (NPP) and Opposition Congress in the polls to the 17th Lok Sabha.Maintaining status quo, the voters elected form...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Tura

North East  /  Published 07.04.19

Women to vote, not to vote for in Shillong

The Shillong parliamentary seat will be a battle among men although there are more female voters than males — an irony especially when the tag “matrilineal” has always been a prefix while descri...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 29.03.19

Anti-citizen bill leaders at BJP door

A number of leaders of organisations that had opposed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, have either joined the BJP or its alliance partners or decided to back the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections....
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 13.03.19

Conrad no to pre-poll tie-up

The National People’s Party (NPP) on Wednesday ruled out any pre-poll alliance with the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections in any of the seats in the Northeast.Making the announcement a day after meetin...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 31.01.19

Anti-bill chorus in Shillong, all hail ILP

Cries of “No CAB, Yes ILP” rend the air with thousands chanting slogans against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, and demanding implementation of the Inner-Line Permit (ILP) in Meghalaya to ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 11.12.19

No pressure to vote for bill, says Agatha

Tura Lok Sabha MP Agatha K. Sangma has claimed that there was “no pressure” from the BJP to vote in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill while urging everyone to “read the bill before assu...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 08.05.19

Apex court stay on ‘merger’ in Nagaland

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the “defection” of two National People’s Party (NPP) legislators to the ruling Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) in Nagaland.The bench of Chie...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur

North East  /  Published 04.03.19

NPP to contest all Assam LS seats

National People’s Party (NPP) president and Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma will formally launch the party’s Assam unit at a public meeting here on Wednesday.On Sunday, Conrad appointed Dil...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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