Congress shortlists candidates for Meghalaya assembly polls

Gearing up for elections to 60-member assembly in Meghalaya slated early next year, state Cong on Wednesday shortlisted the names of 46 candidates.

Meghalaya Congress president meets Sonia Gandhi

Lyngdoh handed over to Cong Prez the replies to showcause notices served on five dissident Congress MLAs who want Chief Minister Mukut Mithi to go.

Rebellion in Meghalaya Congress, Lapang admits pressure

Amid a fresh rebellion within
the Congress, Meghalaya Chief Minister D D Lapang on Saturday
admitted there was "pressure" by disgruntled MLAs seeking
accommodation in the Cabinet.

Meghalaya Congress president elevated to rank of CM

The rank and status of
Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Friday
Lyngdoh was today elevated to the rank of a chief minister.