Conrad Sangma

Himalayan states demand 'Green Bonus' status at Mussoorie conclave

It was also said at the conclave that a separate Union ministry is a must to deal with problems specific to Himalayan states.

Jul 28, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

Meghalaya Assembly Speaker Donkupar Roy dies at 64

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled Meghalaya Assembly Speaker Donkupar Roy's death and said that he worked with diligence and helped transform many lives in the state. 

Jul 28, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh MLA Tirong Aboh, family killed in terror attack

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma condemned the attack and urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to take action against the culprits. 

May 21, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

In big jolt for BJP, 18 MLAs join Conrad Sangma’s National People's Party

A legislator of the Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) also joined the NPP.


Mar 20, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Will decide at appropriate time to snap ties with NDA : Meghalaya CM

Sangma along with other North-East-based regional parties had sought support of several political parties not to vote in favour of the Bill if it is tabled in the Rajya Sabha.

Feb 06, 2019, 00:54 AM IST

JDU, 10 Northeast political parties join hands to protest against citizenship bill

Ten political parties of northeast along with Janata Dal (United) joined hands on Tuesday to unanimously to oppose Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.

Jan 29, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

Water recedes in flooded Meghalaya mine, CM says time running out to rescue trapped miners

Rescue efforts have been futile since the water level in the flooded mine in East Jaintia Hills district has not receded since December 13.

Dec 21, 2018, 21:37 PM IST

Mizoram polls: Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma's debutant NPP to contest in 8 seats

NPP state unit convener Lianzuala will contest from the Dampa constituency, while a retired Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer, B Suanzalang, will try his electoral luck from Champhai North seat.

Nov 12, 2018, 11:36 AM IST

Meghalaya bypoll results 2018: CM Conrad Sangma wins South Tura constituency

The NPP president secured a total of 13,656 votes.

Aug 27, 2018, 11:14 AM IST

Meghalaya Assembly Byelection Results 2018: CM Sangma wins South Tura, UDP lifts Ranikor

Meghalaya Assembly Bypolls were held on August 23.

Aug 27, 2018, 07:58 AM IST

Assembly bypolls in Meghalaya on Thursday, Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma's fate to be decided

Son of former chief minister Purno Sangma, he became the chief minister on March 6 with the support of regional parties and the BJP.

Aug 22, 2018, 13:06 PM IST

Fresh violence in Shillong, more forces rushed as Army conducts flag march

Shillong has been on edge following clashes between residents of the city's Punjabi Line area and Khasi drivers of state-run buses. 

Jun 04, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Conrad Sangma takes oath: Five interesting facts about Meghalaya's new CM

With a BBA degree from Wharton and an MBA from Imperial College of London, many feel 40-year-old Conrad Sangma can be an able successor to father PA Sangma.

Mar 06, 2018, 11:39 AM IST

Conrad Sangma sworn in as new Chief Minister of Meghalaya

National People’s Party (NPP) president Conrad Sangma on Tuesday took oath as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya, a day after staking claim to form the government with support of 34 MLAs in the 60-member Assembly. Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad presided over the swearing-in ceremony.

Mar 06, 2018, 10:48 AM IST

Meghalaya Governor invites NPP chief Conrad Sangma to form govt, swearing-in on Tuesday

Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday.

Mar 06, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

Meghalaya CM's wife, Sangma's son file nomination papers for Tura Lok Sabha bypoll

The bypoll was necessitated following the demise of former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno A Sangma earlier this year.

Apr 28, 2016, 01:14 AM IST

Purno Sangma's younger son to contest Tura bypoll

Conrad Sangma, the younger son of former Lok Sabha speaker Purno Sangma, is likely to contest the bypoll to Tura Lok Sabha seat in Meghalaya, necessitated by the death of his father and sitting MP last month, party sources said on Tuesday.

Apr 19, 2016, 22:23 PM IST