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Jailed Meghalaya MLA appointed to assembly panels

Dorphang, who is lodged in Shillong jail and facing trial in the case of raping a 14-year-old girl, was appointed a member of the Committee of Privileges and the Committee on Subordinate Legislation.

Jul 10, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Meghalaya: Political parties for inclusion of all ultra outfits in pact

Political parties in Meghalaya on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to include other active militant groups in the tripartite peace pact signed with two militant organisations to bring permanent peace in the state's Garo Hills.

Sep 25, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

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.

May 23, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

Meghalaya`s UDP names Paul Lyngdoh for Lok Sabha poll

Meghalaya`s opposition United Democratic Party has nominated its working president and legislator Paul Lyngdoh for the Lok Sabha election but two regional parties are opposing his candidature.

Mar 12, 2014, 13:59 PM IST

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).

Jan 16, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

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.

Jan 13, 2014, 21:18 PM IST

Efforts on to form non-Cong alliance in Meghalaya

With counting of votes only two days away, efforts are on in Meghalaya to form a non-Congress alliance.

Feb 26, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

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.

Feb 08, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

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.

Feb 04, 2013, 18:33 PM IST