Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Conrad Sangma

TMC is an outside party, NPP will get an absolute majority : Meghalaya CM

Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, his Deputy Prestone Tynsong and several other prominent politicians from across party lines filed their nomination papers across Meghalaya, the fifth day of the election process.Sangma, also the President of the National People’s Party (NPP,)...

NPP releases manifesto for Meghalaya polls; promises 5 lakh jobs

Meghalaya’s ruling National People’s Party (NPP) on Friday released its election manifesto promising to create 5 lakh “jobs and employment opportunities” every year to the youth of the state besides other promises.The manifesto called the “People’s Document – Vision...

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma labels TMC an ‘Outsider’ party

Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma on Monday kicked-off the National People’s Party (NPP’s) campaign for the Meghalaya Assembly polls with a word of caution to his West Bengal counterpart and Trinamool Congress chairperson, Mamata Banerjee saying, “Many of her leaders...

Conrad Sangma inaugurates Ganol Hydro Power Project

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday finally inaugurated the State’s much-delayed 22.5 MW Ganol Hydro Power Project in West Garo Hills district.Terming the inauguration of the project as ‘historic’ and landmark day for Garo Hills, the Chief Minister...

GST Council agrees to decriminalise certain offences

The GST Council on Saturday agreed to de-criminalise certain offences and doubled the threshold for launching prosecu-tion to Rs 2 crore, Revenue Secretary Sanjay Malhotra said.The Council could decide on only 8 out of the 15 agenda items due...

BJP castigates NPP for ‘eyewash inaugurations’

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is a constituent of the NPP-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government has taken pot shot at the Conrad Sangma-led party for their “sudden urge” to work for the people of the state in...

Protestors burn effigies of Shah, Sarma & Sangma

Five pressure groups under the banner of ‘Save Hynniewtrep Mission’ (SHM) on Saturday gheraoed the official residence of Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma in protest against the gunning down of five civilians by Assam Police at Mukroh in West...

Shah has assured probe by central agency: Meghalaya CM

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday said Union Home Minister Amit Shah has assured that he would act on his request for a CBI probe into the “firing by Assam Police” along the states’ border.Talking to reporters here,...

Army holds panel discussion on contributions of NE in nation building

As part of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mohotsav’, Eastern Command of the Indian Army is organising ‘Purvottar Swabhiman Utsav’ to celebrate the contributions of the Northeastern region in nation building.As a part of the two-day event, a panel discussion...

NPP to contest maximum assembly seats

The National People’s Party, NPP, which leads the ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance, MDA, will be contesting in not less than 54 seats in the 2023 assembly elections and is confident of securing a majority even as its first list...