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Meghalaya to set up posts at sensitive areas along inter-state border: CM Conrad Sangma
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Meghalaya to set up posts at sensitive areas along inter-state border: CM Conrad Sangma

This comes after the firing incident at Mukroh in which 5 local villagers and a forest guard from Assam lost their lives

Khasi, Garo languages made compulsory in Meghalaya judicial services examination
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Khasi, Garo languages made compulsory in Meghalaya judicial services examination

The amendment was approved by the Cabinet on Wednesday after it was sanctioned by a full court meeting of the Meghalaya High Court on 9 May that passed a resolution to amend the Judicial Service Rules, 2006 and Meghalaya Higher Judicial Service Rules, 2015

Shifting sands of politics: Decoding legislators’ lust for power and fate of state governments
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Shifting sands of politics: Decoding legislators’ lust for power and fate of state governments

There are several instances from Maharashtra and Karnataka to Arunachal Pradesh and Goa where political parties with most seats were forced to sit in Opposition, while those rejected by voters came together to form a coalition government

Meghalaya: Extensive damage caused by rain, landslides; will take time to restore road connectivity, says Conrad Sangma
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Meghalaya: Extensive damage caused by rain, landslides; will take time to restore road connectivity, says Conrad Sangma

At least 34 people have died and 11 others went missing in Meghalaya since 1 April amid heavy rain and floods, which have affected over 6.33 lakh people in the state in phases

News18 Exclusive: TMC MLAs in touch, divided Oppn an advantage: Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma
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News18 Exclusive: TMC MLAs in touch, divided Oppn an advantage: Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma

Sangma whose National People's Party is in alliance with the BJP said that the amount of support PM Modi has given to the Northeast should be admired

Meghalaya, Assam to soon begin second phase of boundary talks: Conrad Sangma
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Meghalaya, Assam to soon begin second phase of boundary talks: Conrad Sangma

The two northeastern states have earlier agreed to demarcate the boundary along six other areas of difference after conclusion of the first phase of the dialogue

2022 Assembly poll results: Manipur votes for peace and development
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2022 Assembly poll results: Manipur votes for peace and development

Chief Minister N Biren Singh has his job cut out for the next five years, and this time with less pressure and pulls from allies

Meghalaya to end mandatory COVID-19 testing for double-dosed entrants; reopen schools for Classes 1-5 from 14 February
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Meghalaya to end mandatory COVID-19 testing for double-dosed entrants; reopen schools for Classes 1-5 from 14 February

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma also said the night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am will also be withdrawn from 12 February, 2022

Why political mad rush to join BJP may not guarantee the saffron party a victory in Manipur polls
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Why political mad rush to join BJP may not guarantee the saffron party a victory in Manipur polls

The ruling party starts the 2022 Manipur elections from a position of great apparent strength. But the appearance can hide some hard realities

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma tests COVID positive day after meeting Amit Shah, Himanta Sarma
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Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma tests COVID positive day after meeting Amit Shah, Himanta Sarma

Sangma and Assam CM Sarma had met Shah on 20 January to submit reports on the amicable resolution of dispute in a few areas along the Meghalaya-Assam inter-state boundary

Those blaming AFSPA for the Nagaland killings are ill-informed. Here’s why
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Those blaming AFSPA for the Nagaland killings are ill-informed. Here’s why

The clamour for the withdrawal of AFSPA from the remaining areas of the Northeast is both ill-timed and ill-informed

Watch: Conrad Sangma stun audience with his rendition of Bryan Adams' hit number Summer of 69
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Watch: Conrad Sangma stun audience with his rendition of Bryan Adams' hit number Summer of 69

The Meghalaya chief minister performed the track at an event in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

Assam, Meghalaya CMs discuss border dispute, form regional committees to resolve row
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Assam, Meghalaya CMs discuss border dispute, form regional committees to resolve row

The five-member panels of the two states will aim at resolving the border dispute in a phased manner in six of the 12 areas in question, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad Sangma said after the talks

Manipur political crisis: Four NPP ministers to withdraw resignations, support N Biren Singh govt, says Conrad Sangma
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Manipur political crisis: Four NPP ministers to withdraw resignations, support N Biren Singh govt, says Conrad Sangma

'Four National People's Party (NPP) ministers who resigned from Manipur Government will withdraw their resignations,' Conrad Sangma said.

BJP, NPP continue negotiations to resolve Manipur crisis; Conrad Sangma, Himanta Biswa Sarma visit Imphal
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BJP, NPP continue negotiations to resolve Manipur crisis; Conrad Sangma, Himanta Biswa Sarma visit Imphal

Earlier, three BJP MLAs resigned and joined Congress while four NPP MLAs, an independent MLA and a Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA withdrew support to the N Biren Singh-led government.

Amit Shah says Citizenship Amendment Act causing ‘stomach ache’ to Congress, accuses party of stoking violence against new law
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Amit Shah says Citizenship Amendment Act causing ‘stomach ache’ to Congress, accuses party of stoking violence against new law

Shah said that the passage of the Citizenship Amendment Bill has caused a 'stomach ache' to the Opposition party

NPP MLA Tirong Aboh, 10 others shot dead by gunmen in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district; massive combing operations launched
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NPP MLA Tirong Aboh, 10 others shot dead by gunmen in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district; massive combing operations launched

Eleven people, including National People's Party (NPP) MLA Tirong Aboh and his son, were shot dead by suspected NSCN militants in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district

All eyes on Meghalaya's Tura as contest between Mukul Sangma and PA Sangma's daughter Agatha enters finale
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All eyes on Meghalaya's Tura as contest between Mukul Sangma and PA Sangma's daughter Agatha enters finale

With contest heating up between PA Sangma's daughter Agatha and his once favourite Mukul Sangma for the Tura Lok Sabha seat, voters in the Garo Hills of Meghalaya have to decide if it's time to let go of their beloved leader’s legacy and opt for change

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Sikkim profile: SDF, SNC, HSP in poll fray to win state's lone parliamentary seat
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Sikkim profile: SDF, SNC, HSP in poll fray to win state's lone parliamentary seat

The northeastern state of Sikkim, which shares its borders with Bhutan and Tibet, has a lone parliamentary seat and 32 Assembly seats.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Meghalaya profile: Congress seeks to hold onto Shillong, NPP wants to retain Tura
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Meghalaya profile: Congress seeks to hold onto Shillong, NPP wants to retain Tura

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma is one of the vociferous voices opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, and has been trying to rally support in his favour.