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Meghalaya polls


'Schools in Assam used as polling stations in Meghalaya polls'

March 15, 2018 10:09 pm

The Assembly elections in Meghalaya was conducted on February 27 this year. Raising the issue as 'Special Mention', Das said that a total of 650 votes were cast in these three polling centres.

NPP chief Conrad Sangma says Meghalaya Governor invited him to form govt

March 05, 2018 4:34 pm

Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday with the Congress emerging as the largest party, marginally ahead of its rival, the National People's Party (NPP), an ally of the BJP at the Centre and in Manipur.

Meghalaya Election Results 2018: Congress has most seats in state, but game wide open

March 04, 2018 7:11 am

Meghalaya Election Results 2018: The Congress has rushed senior leaders Ahmed Patel, Kamal Nath, Mukul Wasnik, and AICC general secretary in charge of the Northeast C P Joshi to Shillong to explore the possibility of forming the government.

TINA factor alive and well in Meghalaya, Nagaland

February 27, 2018 4:49 pm

The campaigns by both political parties, the Congress and the BJP, seemed particularly vitriolic. Voters wondered what the Congress had done for Meghalaya, despite being in power for eight years, but then asked themselves what the alternatives were.

EC bans publication of poll-related advertisements

February 21, 2018 7:59 pm

"No political party or candidate or any other organisation or person shall publish any poll-related advertisement in the print media on 26th and 27th February," Election Commission Secretary Ajoy Kumar said.

Anand Sharma takes jibe at BJP vision document for Meghalaya

February 15, 2018 10:25 pm

Elections to the 60 assembly seats in Meghalaya will be held on February 27. BJP, which is looking to unseat the Congress which is in power for almost 15 years, is contesting in 47 seats. The Congress is contesting in all seats.

Congress communalizing Meghalaya elections, says BJP

February 13, 2018 7:39 pm

BJP national spokesperson Nalin Kohli said: "They are trying to force these agendas and are spreading lies with regards to eating habits, but we have always said political parties don't decide what food people of an area have or what clothes they wear..."

Kerala Christian leaders to campaign in Meghalaya

February 12, 2018 12:24 pm

Former CM Oommen Chandy will begin his campaign from Monday after he was directed by the Congress party high command to head for Meghalaya

Meghalaya polls: CM Mukul Sangma contesting from two seats

February 09, 2018 4:15 pm

This is for the first time that Sangma, who is Chief Minister of Meghalaya for past 10 years, is also contesting from a second seat.

Meghalaya polls: Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh among Congress star campaigners

February 08, 2018 8:42 pm

Meghalaya is set to go to polls on February 27 and the results will be announced on March 3. The tenure of the current 60-member assembly ends on March 6.


Lok Sabha Elections: Polling ends in Meghalaya

April 09, 2014 6:04 pm

Polling for two Lok Sabha seats in Meghalaya began on a peaceful note in the second phase of the election.