Thursday, June 20, 2024

Topic: Meghalaya

NPP to head second successive coalition in Meghalaya

The National People’s Party (NPP) led by Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma is set to head a coalition government for the second successive term in Meghalaya.

Waiting for Suffrage in a Republican Democracy

Meghalaya, Nagaland, and Tripura would be concluding elections by the end of February. Although a share of the population in these states has been...

“I eat beef, We have slaughterhouse, everybody takes a cow…” says Meghalaya BJP chief

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s Meghalaya unit chief Ernest Mawrie has said that there was no restriction on consuming beef in the state and that he too eats it.

Assam-Meghalaya border violence: Former CM terms incident as ‘genocide’

Hours after Six people including five Meghalaya villagers were killed and several others injured in Assam Police’s open firing on the Assam-Meghalaya boundary early on November 22, senior Trinamool Congress leader and former Meghalaya chief minister Mukul Sangma terms the incident as “genocide.”

Six dead as Assam Police open fire at Meghalaya villagers, CM Sangma says ”inhuman act”

Six persons died on Tuesday in Mukroh village of Meghalaya’s West Jaintia Hills district after the Assam Police opened fire at them. Five of those killed are residents of Meghalaya, while one is an official of the Assam Forest Guard.

Meghalaya BJP vice president’s resort raided, minor girls found “locked inside’

Meghalaya Police said they are looking for BJP Meghalaya state unit's vice president Bernard N Marak alias Rimpu after a case of "immoral trafficking" was registered against him in Tura of West Garo Hill districts.