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9 March, 2018 10:25 AM Guide 'inexperienced' CM Deb with your 'years of experience', Modi tells Tripura Opposition

The Prime Minister says his predecessors did not give adequate attention that the Northeast deserved since Independence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the Opposition parties in Tirpura to guide the “inexperienced” Biplab Kumar Deb with their “years of experience” in running the government. He also promised inclusiveness to those who did not vote for the BJP, in an oblique 51

8 March, 2018 7:59 AM Neiphiu Rio sworn in as Nagaland Chief Minister

Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) leader Neiphiu Rio was on Thursday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Nagaland. Governor P B Acharya administered the Oath of Office and the Secrecy to Mr. Rio and nine Ministers in Kohima. Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Kiren Rijiju and BJP president Amit Shah attended the swearing-in ceremony along 171

5 March, 2018 7:58 PM BJP hits back, says Rahul desperate as Congress 'moneybags' failed to form govt in Meghalaya

Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday. New Delhi: The BJP on Monday hit back at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over his remarks accusing it of "usurping" power in Meghalaya. Taking to Twitter, Rahul accused BJP of using big money to create 'opportunistic alliance'. Reacting to Rahul's tweet, BJP's national spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao said that the Congress 111

5 March, 2018 4:25 PM BJP usurped power through proxy in Meghalaya: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi alleged that the BJP is "obsessed" with "grabbing" power and has shown "utter disregard" to the mandate of people in the state. Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the BJP of "usurping" power through proxy in Meghalaya and using "big money" to create an "opportunistic alliance" in the state. Gandhi alleged that the BJP is "obsessed" 86

5 March, 2018 2:26 PM Utter disregard for people's mandate: Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of usurping power in Meghalaya through proxy

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused BJP of 'usurping' power through proxy in Meghalaya, using big money to create 'opportunistic alliance'. Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday with the ruling Congress emerging as the largest party, marginally ahead of its rival, the NPP, an ally of the BJP at the Centre and in Manipur 140

5 March, 2018 7:59 AM In Blind Quest Of Power, BJP Could Destabilise Northeast: Congress

New Delhi: Spotlighting the differences between the BJP and its coalition partners in the northeast, the Congress today accused the party of playing a "dangerous game of destabilising the region through its blind quest for power at any cost." The differences are on key issues such as the bifurcation of Tripura and Meghalaya, Congress communications in-charge 70

3 March, 2018 3:37 PM Rework strategies totake on BJP: Raja

Says unity of secular forces is the need of the hour CPI leader D. Raja has said the BJP’s win in Tripura has begun to pose a serious threat to secular and democratic forces in the country. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the party State conference here on Saturday, Mr. Raja said a combined onslaught by various secular and democratic forces 76

24 February, 2018 2:04 PM Who is Mukul Sangma?

The majority mark has always eluded political parties in Meghalaya, except in 1972 — the year of its statehood — when the All Party Hill Leaders’ Conference bagged 32 seats. The regional party merged with the Congress six years later, but it made the Congress strong enough to be the single largest party in the eight Assembly elections since. With 29 seats 109

18 February, 2018 5:26 PM Over 40 Indian languages, dialects heading to extinction

More than 40 languages or dialects in India are considered to be endangered and are believed to be heading towards extinction as only a few thousand people speak them, officials said. According to a report of the Census Directorate, there are 22 scheduled languages and 100 non-scheduled languages in the country, which are spoken by a large number of people 32

15 February, 2018 4:34 PM Political parties collected over Rs 1,500 crore during five Assembly elections in 2018: ADR

Political parties collected over Rs 1,500 crore during the five state Assembly elections held in 2017. New Delhi: Political parties collected over Rs 1,500 crore during the five state Assembly elections held in 2017 but spent just Rs 494 crore, according to an analysis by ADR. The figures are cumulative for five national and 16 regional parties put together 95