Lok Sabha poll results: Gaurav Gogoi, Agatha Sangma retain seats in North East; buck trend of dynasts facing defeat
Despite the nationwide trend, two other dynastic leaders in the North East — Gaurav Gogoi and Agatha — retained their seats.
The fate of Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma will be decided when the state goes for by-elections in two Assembly constituencies on Thursday.
Meghalaya Assembly Election 2018: Voting for 59 constituencies begins in over 3,000 polling stations amid tight security
Polling for the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly began at 7 am on Tuesday morning amid tight security with over 18 lakh voters eligible to exercise their franchise
Congress president Rahul Gandhi will kick off the election campaign of the party in poll-bound Meghalaya on Tuesday with a musical festival showcasing the cultural diversity of the state.
For 47-year-old BSF soldier Dara Singh marching the Rajpath for a record 18th time on Friday is just a small tribute to his 'revered' namesake and the iconic wrestler.
Narendra Modi unveils key connectivity projects in Mizoram, Meghalaya to boost development in North East
Narendra Modi inaugurated crucial connectivity and power projects in Mizoram and Meghalaya to accelerate development in the northeastern states, a focus area of his government's Act East Policy
Narendra Modi in Shillong: PM announces Rs 90,000 cr for improving roads, highways in Northeastern region
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 90,000 crore for improving roads and national highways in the North East in the next two to three years
There is pride among the faithful that the legacy of Purno A Sangma will be carried forward.
Congress in Meghalaya charged Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) with distributing hate pamphlets ahead of the 16 May Tura Lok Sabha by-election.
The by-poll was necessitated following the death of Purno A Sangma.
The rise of crime against women in Meghalaya is ironic as the state has always showcased its matrilineal social system with pride.
Suspected insurgents fired blanks near the Tolegre polling booth in South Garo Hills district under Tura parliamentary constituency.
PA Sangma's son Conrad spoke to Firstpost about his father 's return to national politics, his challenger Daryl William Momin and what is next for his sister Agatha.
A police officer arrested for raping two minor girls escaped from police custody in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district Sunday, a district official said.