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Conrad Sangma


As ally Conrad Sangma-led NPP spreads wings, BJP talks pullout in Meghalaya

September 06, 2022 7:38 am

Speaking to The Indian Express, BJP in-charge for Meghalaya M Chuba Ao confirmed that the party is holding discussions along these lines, adding that the NPP-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government had become very corrupt.

NPP will expand presence but no pre-poll alliance with BJP: Conrad Sangma

August 28, 2022 7:05 am

"We are not going to contest next assembly elections in alliance with anyone, including the BJP," Conrad Sangma, who is the president of the NPP, said after the party's national conference.

Second phase of Assam-Meghalaya border talks commence, 3 panels formed to resolve remaining issues

August 22, 2022 9:05 am

Over the years, the 884-km border between the two states has witnessed frequent flare-ups in 12 disputed sites.

A 70-tonne vote of no confidence in Meghalaya House

May 27, 2022 8:39 am

Dome of under-construction Assembly building collapses, Opp, ally BJP question NPP govt

Manipur: NPP candidate's father shot at in Imphal East

February 19, 2022 7:42 pm

The 74-year-old received a bullet injury on his right shoulder and is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital in Imphal. He is reported to be out of danger.

In Congress shift to BJP alliance in Meghalaya, Conrad Sangma's growing footprint

February 14, 2022 8:42 pm

Even as his main rival has dwindled, Conrad Sangma's National People's Party (NPP) has been going from strength to strength.

Meghalaya Congress MLAs join BJP-backed MDA

February 09, 2022 2:18 am

Till November, the Congress was the principal opposition in the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly — but after former CM Mukul Sangma and 11 other MLAs jumped ship to join the TMC, the grand old party was left with only five MLAs.

'Statesman' Sarma lines up border talks, opposition says better slow than sorry

January 28, 2022 10:54 pm

Assam Border Affairs Minister Atul Bora says the Himanta Biswa Sarma government is putting special focus on resolving inter-state boundary disputes.

AFSPA removal in manifesto of BJP's Manipur ally NPP

January 23, 2022 9:41 pm

The manifesto lays focus on 13 areas, including political issues, climate change, healthcare with special reference to women, gender justice, education among others.

Delhi Confidential: Anniversaries a new political fad, but Rajeev Chandrasekhar takes it to another level

January 22, 2022 7:41 am

🔴 Union minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar took it to a different level on Friday when he tweeted about the 11th anniversary of his disclosure on irregularities in the 2G spectrum allocation.