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Meghalaya polls

Meghalaya Assembly elections live updates: 27.75% voter turnout recorded till 1 pm

 Polling will be held in Meghalaya between 7 am and 4 pm on Tuesday. The state has a 60-member House each, but voting will be held for 59 constituencies.

Feb 27, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: 18.4 lakh voters to decide fate of 370 candidates

Meghalaya is all set to go to polls on Tuesday morning. Voting will be held in 59 constituencies between 7 am and 4 pm. 

Feb 26, 2018, 14:00 PM IST

Campaigning ends in Meghalaya, Nagaland; polling on February 27

The results will be declared on March 3 along with that of Tripura, where elections were held on February 18.

Feb 25, 2018, 22:15 PM IST

Meghalaya Assembly elections 2018: 25 candidates face criminal cases, 1 charged with murder

Out of the 370 candidates contesting the Meghalaya assembly polls, twenty five have criminal cases against them. As per the self-sworn affidavits of all the candidates analysed by Meghalaya Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) 21 candidates have declared serious criminal cases against themselves.

Feb 23, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Meghalaya polls: 'Magician' Modi can make even democracy 'disappear', says Rahul Gandhi

Narendra Modi is a ''great magician'' who can make even democracy ''disappear'', Congress chief Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday.

Feb 21, 2018, 20:15 PM IST

Meghalaya polls: Looking at BJP's allegations against Meghalaya DGP, says EC

Chief Election Commissioner on Friday said they are yet to establish the facts on the allegations of the BJP against Meghalaya DGP. 

Feb 16, 2018, 16:48 PM IST

Italy, Argentina and Sweden to vote in Meghalaya Election 2018

Sisters Promiseland and Holyland Dkhar and their namesake neighbour Jerusalem Khiewtam will also participate in the adult franchise.

Feb 12, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi kickstarts Meghalaya poll campaign with a musical evening

Rahul Gandhi’s visit to poll-bound Meghalaya comes shortly after resignation of as many as 100 party members over ticket distribution.

Jan 30, 2018, 22:16 PM IST

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.

Mar 15, 2013, 15:45 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to hold poll rallies in Meghalaya

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will visit Meghalaya Wednesday to campaign for the party in the Feb 23 Assembly elections, party sources said.

Feb 19, 2013, 16:46 PM IST

113 crorepatis in fray for Meghalaya polls

Altogether 113 candidates of the total 341 candidates in fray for the February 23 Assembly elections in Meghalaya have property worth over Rs one crore, according to an working for electoral reforms.

Feb 12, 2013, 22:59 PM IST

Assam extends cooperation to Meghalaya during poll

Assam government on Saturday said it is lending full cooperation to neighbouring Meghalaya especially in the disputed areas along the inter-state border.

Feb 09, 2013, 08:38 AM IST

Jumbos pose threat to 190 polling booths in Meghalaya

Election officials in Meghalaya face an elephantine problem to ensure that voting for the Feb 23 polls is not disrupted by marauding pachyderms.

Feb 06, 2013, 15:54 PM IST

2013 Assembly polls: NCP releases candidates’ list

Nationalist Congress Party leader
Purno Agitok Sangma released the first list of
candidates for the 2013 assembly elections in Meghalaya.

Mar 17, 2012, 14:05 PM IST