Saturday, March 25, 2023

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Shira elected as Dy. Speaker of M’laya Assembly

Veteran National People’s Party (NPP) legislator, Timothy Dalbot Shira was on Monday re-elected unopposed as Deputy Speaker of the 11th Meghalaya Legislative Assembly for the straight second consecutive term.None of the opposition parties — Congress, Trinamool Congress and Voice...

NPP-led govt wins vote of confidence

MDA 2.0 GOVERNMENT HAS THE SUPPORT OF 45 MLAS The National People’s Party (NPP)-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA 2.0) government on Thursday won the vote of confidence by voice-vote in the house with an overwhelming majority.Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, who...

Thomas A Sangma files nomination for Speaker’s post

Senior NPP leader and ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance candidate Thomas A Sangma has filed nomination for the Assembly Speaker post, an official said on Wednesday.The Speaker election will be held on Thursday.Thomas, the National People’s Party North Tura MLA...

Conrad Sangma sworn-in as M’laya CM for 2nd time

National People’s Party (NPP) president Conrad K Sangma was sworn in as chief minister of Meghalaya on Tuesday along with 11 members of his council of ministers.Sangma, who became the chief minister of the northeastern state for the second...

Thomas Sangma set to be Speaker of M’laya Assembly

Thomas Ampang Sangma of the ruling National People’s Party (NPP) is all set to be elected unopposed as Speaker of the Meghalaya Assembly, an official said on Tuesday.Commissioner and Secretary to the Assembly, Andrew Simons said that Sangma was...

NPP, BJP alliance in Meghalaya marriage of convenience: Cong

The Congress on Monday said that the alliance between the National People’s Party (NPP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Meghalaya for the government formation is a “marriage of convenience”.In the February 27 Assembly election held in Meghalaya,...

Nagaland: Opposition-less govt imminent

With all other parties such as-- NPP, LJP (RV), RPI (A), JD(U) and Independents-- offering to support the NDPP-BJP coalition government and with NCP having seven members and NPF with two members also likely to follow suit, Nagaland appears...

Drama over govt formation continues in Meghalaya

PM to attend swearing-in ceremony on Mar 7 Even as NPP leader Conrad Sangma staked claim to form the government in Meghalaya, a drama continued in the hill state on Saturday as well.Sangma’s National People’s Party (NPP) won 26 seats...

NPP MLAs urged to work with sincerity

National People’s Party (NPP) Nagaland State while congratulating the five NPP elected MLAs, has called upon them to discharge their responsibilities sincerely as dutiful representatives of their respective constituencies.NPP State president, Dr. Andrew Ahoto Sema also thanked the sacrifice...

Holding talks on new M’laya govt sans NPP, BJP: Mukul

Though National People’s Party (NPP) chief Conrad Sangma has staked claim to power in Meghalaya with the BJP’s support, Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Sangma on Friday asserted that the next government might be formed without the NPP-BJP combine. Talking to...