Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 | Last Update : 03:49 PM IST

conrad sangma

AA Edit | BJP scripts history once again with N-E triumph

The ruling National People’s Party (NPP) is a new star in the Northeast, and Conrad Sangma has left a big mark.

03 Mar 2023 12:41 AM

AA Edit | Centre must help resolve border flareups in N-E

The Centre is likely to be concerned that the next round of talks, due later this month, is not derailed on account of the recent incident

25 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Shillong tense, petrol bombs hurled at CM Conrad's house

Mobile internet services have also been snapped in several parts of the state after reports of vandalism and arson

17 Aug 2021 2:21 AM

GST slashed on COVID-19, black fungus medicines; 5% tax retained on vaccines

The reduced tax rates were based on a recommendation of a group of ministers, headed by Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

13 Jun 2021 7:38 AM

Curfew in Shillong after 2 killed in clash

Police said that a taxi driver, Lurshai Hynniewta from Sohra area, who was injured in the clashes, succumbed to injuries in a hospital.

01 Mar 2020 6:59 AM


Will meet CM Sangma to resolve issues of Meghalaya on Citizenship Act: Shah

Meghalaya CM had met Shah late on Friday urging the Centre to implement Inner Line Permit (ILP) in the state.

15 Dec 2019 12:22 PM

'Cong got stomach ache after amended Citizenship Act, fanning violence': Amit Shah

Shah was addressing election rallies at Giridih and Baghmara Assembly seats in J'Khand.

14 Dec 2019 6:44 PM

'Take northeast into confidence on Citizenship Bill': Meghalaya CM to Shah

He requested the Centre to invite all stakeholders to discuss and arrive at a consensus over the issue.

09 Sep 2019 1:40 PM

Setback for BJP in NE: 25 MLAs quit party over tickets for assembly polls

The NPP is expected to announce the final list of its candidates by Wednesday.

20 Mar 2019 9:35 AM

NPP threatens to leave NDA if Citizenship Bill is pushed

Students’ union warns of unrest, says govt should not introduce Bill in RS.

11 Feb 2019 4:21 AM


NDA parties in N-E oppose citizens’ bill

It is significant that the Northeast states account for 25 Lok Sabha seats and the BJP was hoping to grab 20 of them through the NEDA route.

30 Jan 2019 1:36 AM

Assam on boil, Sangma slams passage of bill

It is significant that present government had passed a Cabinet resolution opposing the Citizenship Amendment Bill.

10 Jan 2019 1:07 AM

Blow to Congress as 4-time CM joins ruling Mizo party

A Congressman for 40 years Mr Lapang, a Congressman for 40 years was four-time chief minister of Meghalaya.

11 Dec 2018 12:07 AM

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma wins bypolls by over 8,000 votes

With Conrad Sangma's win the National People's Party has levelled its tally at 20 with the opposition Cong in 60-member Meghalaya Assembly.

27 Aug 2018 12:06 PM

Maximum kids hooked to tobacco in Meghalaya

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma has acknowledged the seriousness of prevailing scenario.

14 Jul 2018 2:04 AM


Flareup in Shillong a major test for Conrad

The matter was resolved with both sides reaching a compromise, but later that night, a mob had gathered and started the stone-pelting and arson.

07 Jun 2018 5:54 AM

Mob storms secretariat, Centre rushes more troops to Shillong

Meghalaya home minister James Sangma appealed to people on Monday to stay calm and said that the government was doing everything to restore peace.

05 Jun 2018 1:07 AM

Shillong still on edge, Conrad Sangma cries conspiracy

The chief minister said the clashes were given a communal colour by vested groups and a section of the media outside the state.

04 Jun 2018 1:16 AM

Shillong clashes not communal, says Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma

The district authorities of East Khasi Hills relaxed curfew from 8 am to 3 pm to allow churchgoers to attend Sunday services.

03 Jun 2018 9:10 PM

After Assam, citizenship bill stir spreads to Meghalaya

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, was introduced in the Lok Sabha to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955.

10 May 2018 2:49 AM