EC convenes meeting to ensure militants do not disrupt assembly elections

Shillong, Nov 22: Deputy Election Commissioner of India Alok Shukla had a close door meeting with the Meghalaya home department principal secretary KS Kropha, other home department officials and the Meghalaya Inspector General of Police (IGP) in-charge of Meghalaya election Vijay Kumar and discuss the importance of ensuring a free Read More

Cong observers to scrutinise 149 applicants for party ticket

Shillong, Nov 20:  Congress observers’ general secretary Dhaniram Shandil and secretary Sanjay Bapana will be scrutinising the hundred and forty-nine applications that have been received from the aspirants who are hoping to contest the forthcoming assembly election from the congress party. The scrutiny will take place on Tuesday evening. The two Congress leaders Read More

Countdown to Congress tickets begin with the arrival of Shandil, Bapana

Shillong, Nov 17: The countdown to allocation of Congress party tickets to the aspirants who had applied to contest the 2013 February Assembly election in Meghalaya will begin with the arrival of the Congress central observers for Meghalaya Dhaniram Shandil and Sanjay Bapana in Shillong Tuesday. Shandil who also heads Read More

TMC leader meets Lyngdoh, second meeting likely

Shillong, Nov 8: Trinamool Congress (TMC) in-charge for north eastern states former Lok Sabha MP Joichan Baxla and other party members met former Meghalaya home minister and Congress leader RG Lyngdoh Thursday forenoon to impress the latter to join and lead the party in the 2013 Meghalaya assembly election. TMC Read More

TMC leader meets Lyngdoh, second meeting likely

Shillong, Nov 8: Trinamool Congress (TMC) in-charge for north eastern states former Lok Sabha MP Joichan Baxla and other party members met former Meghalaya home minister and Congress leader RG Lyngdoh Thursday forenoon to impress the latter to join and lead the party in the 2013 Meghalaya assembly election. TMC Read More

TMC wants “Bob” to lead in elections

Shillong, Nov 7: Bracing to make its maiden foray in the Meghalaya assembly elections early 2013, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) is scouting for leader to lead the party into the February 2013 election. Former home minister and Congress leader RG Lyngdoh- who didn’t contest the 2008 election after he was Read More