EC suspends recognition of PA Sangma's National People's Party
EC suspends recognition of PA Sangma's National People's Party

The Election Commission on Tuesday suspended the recognition of former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma-led National People’s Party.

Sangma, Amit Shah discuss NDA expansion in Northeast

Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma on Saturday met BJP president Amit Shah and held discussions with him on strengthening the NDA base in the northeastern region.

PM Narendra Modi meets delegation of Northeast MPs

An all-party delegation of MPs from Northeast India met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday and handed over a memorandum to him on various development issues pertaining to the region.

Sought Modi's intervention to stop attacks on churches: Sangma

Expressing concern on the frequent attacks on on churches and Christian institutions, former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma said he has sought personal intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take appropriate measures to prevent recurrence of such attacks.

Meghalaya CM files defamation plea, HC restrains opponent PA Sangma

In a relief to Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul M Sangma, the Delhi High Court has restrained his political opponent P A Sangma from "repeating defamatory" statements against the CM.

Sangma demands President`s Rule in Meghalaya

NPP leader and former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma on Tuesday demanded imposition of President`s Rule in Meghalaya accusing the state chief minister of having links with an underground group.

Dams on Brahmaputra in China an aggression: Sangma tells PM Modi

The reported building of dams on the Brahmaputra in China was a "matter of serious concern" and any attempt to interfere with the river`s flow should be considered as an "act of aggression", NPP leader PA Sangma has told Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

PA Sangma makes a courtesy call on Rajnath Singh

National People`s Party (NPP) president and former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma on Sunday met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh.

Congress loses some ground to NPP, others in Meghalaya

The ruling Congress in Meghalaya has lost ground to the PA Sangma-led National Peoples Party and the regional parties in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

PA Sangma calls on Narendra Modi

National People`s Party president and former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno A Sangma on Monday met BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi at his residence in Gandhinagar, party officials said.

EC allots symbols of candidates, PA Sangma gets book

The Election Commission today allotted symbols to candidates contesting in the two Lok Sabha constituencies in Meghalaya, officials said.

P A Sangma to contest Lok Sabha polls from Tura

Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma will contest the Lok Sabha elections from Tura constituency in Meghalaya.

JD(U) takes dig at `desperate` Narendra Modi

JD(U)`s Sharad Yadav ridiculed Narendra Modi for `desperation` to become Prime Minister and advised him to take the oath of office from PA Sangma, whom BJP had fielded for 2012 Presidential elections.

Narendra Modi will never become PM, but Rahul Gandhi will: Sangma

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will never become the prime minister of India because of his fundamentalist background, but the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will make it, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said here Wednesday.

Narendra Modi has PM material: PA Sangma

Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma said BJP`s campaign committee chief Narendra Modi had prime ministerial material, but he would have to test his acceptance in non-Hindi speaking belts.

Narendra Modi is like Vajpayee minus secular credentials: Sangma

Former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma drew comparisons between Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Sangma for ‘political solution’ to Naxal problem

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and NPP chief PA Sangma on Monday said the Chhattisgarh government should find "a political solution" to the Naxal problem.

Parties confused over emergence of Third Front: Sangma

PA Sangma has said that confusion prevails among political parties at national level over the emergence of non-Congress, non-BJP alternative for 2014 elections.

Sangma launches NPP in Chhattisgarh as part of `Third Front`

NPP chief PA Sangma formally launched his party in Chhattisgarh on Sunday and stressed that `Third Front` will play a key role in the assembly polls.

Meghalaya results: End of road for PA Sangma?

Former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma was handed out a shocker by the Meghalaya electorate after his newly floated National People’s Party managed to win just two seats out of the 33 it contested in the assembly polls.