Meghalaya cabinet approves corpus contingency fund

The Meghalaya cabinet on Monday approved a Rs 150 crore corpus contingency fund to ensure that there was no disruption of funds to departments while the state assembly was not in session.

Sangma launches NPP at central level, forms alliance with NDA

PA Sangma, who broke away with the NCP last year to contest the Presidential elections, launched National People`s Party and joined hands with the BJP-led NDA.

Sangma hurt in Bangladesh road accident

Former Lok Sabha speaker Purno A Sangma, his wife and former Rajya Sabha MP BB Dutta were injured in a road accident in Bangladesh, Sangma`s son Conrad K Sangma said here on Friday.

Meghalaya to urge Centre for CBI enquiry into police firing

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul
Sangma on Monday said the state government would urge Centre to
institute a CBI inquiry into the clash and police firing at
Langpih, the disputed area in Assam-Meghalaya border.

Meghalaya scraps Chief Minister rank dole-out

New Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul M. Sangma Tuesday said the government has decided to do away with the practice of according Chief Minister`s status to more than one person.

Mukul Sangma sworn in as new Meghalaya CM

Mukul Sangma was sworn in as the
22nd Chief Minister of Meghalaya on his 45th birthday on Tuesday, a
day after DD Lapang quit the top job capping a month-long
rebellion by a majority of the 28 Congress legislators.

I will ensure coherence and unity in CLP: Sangma

Designated Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul M Sangma late on Monday said he would try to ensure coherence and unity within the Congress Legislature Party to prevent frequent change of government.

Lapang, Sangma spar over `four CM` issue in Meghalaya

NCP leader P A Sangma Wednesday criticised Meghalaya Chief Minister D D Lapang for having four
legislators equivalent to his rank.

Govt to bring women reservation bill shortly: Sangma

Union Minister of State for Rural
Development Agatha Sangma on Tuesday said the Centre would shortly
bring women reservation bill in Parliament.

Sangma is frustrated: Meghalaya Congress

Taking strong exception to senior NCP leader and former Speaker P A Sangma`s comment that a Prime Minister should be a member from the Lok Sabha, Meghalaya Congress today said such remarks are an indication of is "frustration".

It is unfortunate that PM is not from Lok Sabha: Sangma

Senior NCP leader and former Speaker
P A Sangma, who was once in the lead in raising the issue of Sonia Gandhi`s foreign origin, is now critical that Prime
Minister Manmohan Singh is not from Lok Sabha.

Sangma alleges protocol breach during Bangla minister`s visit

NCP general secretary P A Sangma
on Thursday alleged that a breach of protocol took place when a
Bangladesh minister visited Meghalaya recently.

India and China growing closer: Sangma

India and China have set aside
the border row and are coming closer to improve bilateral
trade relations, senior NCP leader P A Sangma said here on Wednesday.

Policies needed to ensure water even during calamities: Sangma

Union Minister of State for Rural Development Agatha Sangma on Wednesday expressed the need of policies that could ensure availability of water for every sector even during calamities.