Mukul Sangma

9 former Congress CMs bite the dust in Lok Sabha election 2019

Those who faced defeat in Lok Sabha election 2019 include former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit from North East Delhi, Bhupinder Singh Hooda from Sonipat in Haryana, Harish Rawat (Nainital-Udhamsingh Nagar in Uttarakhand) and ex-Madhya Pradesh CM Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal. The others who lost are ex-Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan from Nanded, Sushil Kumar Shinde from Maharashtra’s Solapur, Mukul Sangma from Tura in Meghalaya, Nabam Tuki from Arunachal West and Veerappa Moily from Chikkballapur in Karnataka.

May 23, 2019, 21:19 PM IST

Meghalaya CM wins from both seats

Sangma, who is the chief minister since 2010, retained Ampati seat defeating his nearest BJP rival Bakul Ch Hajong by over 6,000 votes.

Mar 03, 2018, 12:51 PM IST

Rajnath's comment on Meghalaya's law and order irresponsible: CM

Meghalaya Chief Minister on Monday termed as 'most irresponsible' Rajnath Singh's comment slamming the state government over "failure" in maintaining law and order.

Feb 20, 2018, 23:38 PM IST

443 candidates file nominations for Meghalaya polls

Chief Minister Mukul Sangma filed his nomination papers from two assembly constituencies — Ampati and Songsak.

Feb 08, 2018, 00:47 AM IST

Meghalaya Assembly polls: Congress releases list of 57 candidates, CM Mukul Sangma to contest from 2 seats

Congress releases list of 57 candidates for Meghalaya Assembly polls; CM Mukul Sangma to contest from two seats.

Jan 27, 2018, 17:46 PM IST

Five Congress MLAs resign from Meghalaya Assembly

The ruling Congress in Meghalaya on Friday suffered a setback when five of its MLAs, including former Deputy Chief Minister Rowell Lyngdoh, resigned from the state Assembly.

Dec 29, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

Yearender 2017: Scandals, sexual misconduct, shamed Meghalaya in 2017

Scandals, including that of sexual misconduct, rocked Meghalaya in 2017 which saw a legislator sent to jail on charges of raping a minor and involvement in a sex racket and a governor resign for allegedly entertaining women at his office and compromising the Raj Bhavan's dignity.

Dec 28, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

Congress will get majority in Assembly elections: Meghalaya CM

Assembly elections are due in Meghalaya early next year.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Meghalaya CM on our hit-list, says militant group

Meghalaya`s outlawed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) on Sunday declared that it has included Chief Minister Mukul Sangma in its "top hit list".

Nov 05, 2017, 23:43 PM IST

Meghalaya's South Garo Hills affected by floods

The water level at the Umiam reservoir in Ri- Bhoi district was nearing the danger level and the floodgates of the dam have been opened as a precautionary measure.

Aug 12, 2017, 14:16 PM IST

Delhi Golf Club case: Time old institutions let their beliefs go, says Khasi woman's employer

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said he would write to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) urging to take e cognisance of the incident and direct the Delhi Police to register a Suo Moto case.

Jun 28, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

Meghalaya proposes railway connectivity between Shillong, Sohra

The 19.47 km railway line will connect Mendipathar to Dudhnoi in Assam`s Goalpara district.

Jun 16, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

Meghalaya passes resolution opposing Centre's notification on cattle sale

Sangma, introducing the resolution, alleged that the notification was "designed to affect" the people of the north-east in general and Meghalaya in particular.

Jun 12, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Meghalaya opposition parties form alliance, rule out tie-up with BJP

HSPDP spokesman Londoner M Sohtun said that Chief Minister Mukul Sangma was in a "confused state of mind" with the emergence of the pre-poll alliance.

Jun 06, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma writes to Tripura counterpart over cattle trade

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has written to his Tripura counterpart Manik Sarkar urging to unite against the Centre's new law on cattle trade and slaughter.

Jun 03, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma files FIR over fake Twitter account

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has filed an FIR over a fake Twitter account created in his name, a police official said here on Sunday.

Apr 23, 2017, 17:21 PM IST

BJP's poll strategist predicts Congress downfall in Meghalaya

Predicting Meghalaya`s Congress-led government`s downfall, BJP poll strategist Himanta Biswa Sarma has shown confidence that his party will win the people`s mandate in the state in 2018.

Apr 22, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Meghalaya, Assam CMs meet on inter-state boundary disputes

Meghalaya and Assam on Saturday ordered the Chief Secretaries of both the states to re-start their dialogue process to resolve the vexed inter-state boundary disputes.

Apr 01, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

Meghalaya's most wanted militant Norrok killed

Meghalaya`s Special Force-10 (SF-10) commandos have shot dead a militant leader, wanted in killings of two Meghalaya jail officials and seven Assam tribesmen.

Feb 26, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

Congress reconstitutes North East Coordination Committee

The Congress on Saturday re-constituted its North East Coordination Committee which will be headed by Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma.

Nov 05, 2016, 19:48 PM IST