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19 February, 2018 1:56 AM Free Sanitary Napkins For Women If Voted To Power: Mahila Congress

Sushmita Dev claimed the BJP will not win a single seat in Meghalaya, and its similar promise of free sanitary napkins will not happen. Shillong: All India Congress Committee Mahila president Sushmita Dev on Sunday said the party will provide free sanitary napkins to women in Meghalaya if voted to power in the February 27 Assembly elections. Ms Dev said she had urged 28

18 February, 2018 6:54 PM Meghalaya polls: NCP candidate J Sangma, 2 others killed in suspected IED blast

J Sangma, the NCP candidate from the Tura Assembly seat in Meghalaya, and two others were killed in a suspected IED attack on Sunday. Shillong: Jonathan Sangma, the Nationalist Congres Party candidate from the Tura Assembly seat in Meghalaya, and two others were killed in a suspected IED attack on Sunday. According to initial reports, the three were returning 46

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 18

18 February, 2018 1:26 AM Tripura Assembly Election 2018 LIVE: Voting Begins, Left Front's 25-Year-Long Run Faces BJP Challenge

The Left Front and the BJP have fielded candidates for all the seats while Congress will contest all but one seat in the Tripura assembly election 2018 Tripura assembly elections 2018: 26 lakh people are eligible to cast their vote todayNew Delhi: Voting in 59 seats of Tripura's 60-seat assembly began at 7 am today. Polling in Charilam constituency has been postponed 72

17 February, 2018 10:41 PM Himanta Biswa Sarma, A Congress Rebel, Now BJP's Key Strategist In Northeast

New Delhi: Himanta Biswa Sarma is the current finance minister of Assam and BJP's north-east chief strategist who has been entrusted with the responsibility of ensuring BJP's victory in the upcoming assembly elections in Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya with the help of allies. Mr Sarma was earlier with the Congress and switched sides in 2015, allegedly 56

16 February, 2018 12:35 PM Vision document: BJP vows to implement 7th pay panel recommendations in Meghalaya

The BJP's 'Vision Document' for the February 27 Meghalaya Assembly elections, promises to regularise contractual employees. Shillong: The BJP's 'Vision Document' for the February 27 Meghalaya Assembly elections, promises to implement 7th Pay Commission recommendations for government employees, regularise contractual employees and provide job to every 40

14 February, 2018 6:33 PM Highlights: Tripura Votes On Sunday; Meghalaya, Nagaland Also Ready For Elections

Assembly elections in Tripura will be held on February 18, while people in Meghalaya and Nagaland will vote on February 27. Counting of votes in all the three states in the north-east is on March 3. Assembly elections in Left Front-ruled Tripura will be held on February 18, while people in Meghalaya and Nagaland will vote on February 27. Counting of votes 52

14 February, 2018 5:34 PM Rs 17 Lakh Cash Seized In Poll-Bound Meghalaya

A sum of Rs 4.62 lakhs was seized in the Garo Hills region and the rest from a vehicle in the state capital late last evening. Shillong: Authorities in poll-bound Meghalaya have seized over Rs 17 lakh cash from six persons in two occasions, officials said today. A sum of Rs 4.62 lakhs was seized in the Garo Hills region and the rest from a vehicle in the state 43

13 February, 2018 8:00 PM Modi to speak at four rallies in Karnataka

PM will cover Mysuru, Davangere, Bijapur and Raichur With the Assembly elections in Tripura, billed as a grand face-off between the left and the right in the country concluding on February 18, the BJP will turn its attention to Karnataka. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address at least four rallies in the next month or so: in Mysuru on February 19; in Davangere 33

13 February, 2018 10:23 AM Meghalaya assembly election 2018: Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat to visit on February 27

  An Election Commission (EC) team led by Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat will arrive here on Thursday to take stock of the preparations for the February 27 assembly polls, an official said on Tuesday. SHILLONG: An Election Commission (EC) team led by Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat will arrive here on Thursday to take stock 39