Meghalaya`s UDP seeks quashing of HC order on Bangladeshi settlers

Main Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) in Meghalaya on Friday called for the state government to contest "without delay" the Meghalaya High Court order that Bangladeshi nationals who have made the state their home prior to March 24, 1971, must be considered as Indian citizens.

NPP to contest district council polls with UDP in Meghalaya

Opposition National Peoples Party (NPP) in Meghalaya will contest the coming Autonomous District Council elections in Khasi and Jaintia Hills along with United Democratic Party (UDP).

UDP demands Sangma`s resignation for militant nexus

Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) in Meghalaya on Monday demanded Chief Minister Mukul Sangma`s resignation accusing him of conniving with tribal Garo militants as was alleged by a militant leader and demanded a CBI enquiry into it.

PM should not campaign in Meghalaya polls: UDP

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should not campaign in Assembly Elections in Meghalaya, Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) said on Friday.

PM should not campaign in Meghalaya: UDP

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should not campaign in Assembly elections in Meghalaya to make competition among state parties equal, Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) today said.

Meghalaya assembly poll: 351 nomination papers found valid

Election Commission on Thursday found valid the nomination papers of 351 aspirants for the February 23 assembly elections in Meghalaya and rejected the papers of four.

Coalition politics to continue in Meghalaya: NPP

Opposition National Peoples` Party (NPP) in Meghalaya said coalition politics will continue in state despite tall claims by Congress and its ally United Democratic Party (UDP) about winning majority.

UDP alleges nexus of Congress with GNLA in Meghalaya

UDP said the state government’s `laxity` in action against GNLA chief `confirmed` the nexus of the militant outfit and the party`s legislators.