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4 March, 2018 12:16 PM Non-Congress parties come together to stake claim in Meghalaya

UDP president Donkupar Roy said that his support comes on the condition that NPP MP Conrad Sangma would be the Chief Minister. Upsetting the Congress’s plans to form the government in Meghalaya, the non-Congress parties have come together to stake claim and will meet the Governor on Sunday evening. The National People’s Party chief Conrad Sangma is likely 57

3 March, 2018 7:00 PM In Meghalaya Verdict, No "Major Role" For BJP, Says Himanta Biswa Sarma

The Congress that won 28 seats in the last assembly elections in Meghalaya is down to 21 this time, way short of the 31 lawmakers needed to form the government Shillong: With the Meghalaya assembly elections throwing up a fractured mandate, BJP's key strategist for the Northeast Himanta Biswa Sarma has said regional parties should join hands and form a "non-Congress" 100

3 March, 2018 5:17 PM Which Sangma will be CM in Meghalaya?

Congress is single largest, NPP is close behind The electorate of the picturesque State of Meghalaya delivered a fractured mandate in the Assembly polls: even though the Congress emerged as the single largest party, winning 21 of the 59 seats where elections were held, it will not be able to form government without the support of regional parties 84

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 75

3 March, 2018 2:42 PM Meghalaya Assembly elections 2018: Here's the full list of winning candidates

Meghalaya has witnessed a massive voter turnout of 84.86% in the elections, which is lesser than the turnout in 2013 Assembly elections, which stood at 86.82%. SHILLONG: The stage is set for the counting of votes in the 2018 Assembly elections in the three Northeastern states - Nagaland, Meghalaya and Tripura. The election has turned into a heated fight 74

3 March, 2018 7:49 AM BJP credited Tripura results to PM, people's desire for change

Agartala: The BJP on Saturday credited the favourable results in Tripura, where the party is leading in majority of seats, to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and people of the state's desire for change. The BJP was leading in 29 seats while its ally Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) was ahead in eight seats in Tripura. The ruling CPI(M), which 86

3 March, 2018 7:49 AM Meghalaya CM wins from both seats

Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister and Congress candidate Mukul Sangma wins from both Ampati and Songsak constituencies, EC sources said. Sangma, who is the chief minister since 2010, retained Ampati seat defeating his nearest BJP rival Bakul Ch Hajong by over 6,000 votes. He also won from Songsak constituency defeating his nearest National People's 64

3 March, 2018 6:43 AM Fire in Mumbai factory, Vietnam President in India, and other news in pictures

Several garment and chemical manufacturing units were gutted in a fire in suburban Andheri late on Friday night, a senior civic official said on Saturday. The blaze erupted in one of the units and spread to the other units located in Aslfa village at around 11.45 p.m. and efforts to douse it are still underway, the official of the Disaster Management 43

3 March, 2018 6:37 AM Meet Himanta Biswa Sarma, the man behind BJP's turnaround in Northeast elections

With the BJP striking gold in the North-eastern states of Tripura and Nagaland along with making massive gains in vote share in Meghalaya, Himanta Biswa Sarma, the party’s Tripura in-charge, has maintained a 100 percent strike rate in NE elections. Himanta managed to break the entire top leadership of the Trinamool Congress and the Congress to bring 59

3 March, 2018 5:55 AM BJP leading in Tripura, Congress in Meghalaya, BJP-NDP, NPF neck and neck in Nagaland: EC

The CPI(M)-led Left Front was trailing the BJP and its ally in Tripura with early trends from 40 seats indicating that the Left was ahead in 17 seats while the saffron party was leading in 23 constituencies, according to Election Commission sources. Chief Minister Manik Sarkar was leading from Dhanpur constituency. BJP state president Biplab Kumar Deb and party 90