Tag: Meghalaya

BJP gets clear majority in Tripura, BJP-NDPP are winners in Nagaland, Hung Assembly in Meghalaya

Newsroom24x7 Network Agartala/Kohima/Shillong: The BJP has continued its march to saffronise the North-East and won a majority in Tripura and also in Nagaland, along with its alliance partner the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP). The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has been in power in Nagaland in alliance with the BJP. During this general election this time,

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Why is it sweating in Shillong?

Because temperatures in India’s biodiversity hotspot are on the rise Dinesh C Sharma Shillong: Sitting in the glass-and-concrete State Convention Centre in the capital of hilly state, Meghalaya, participants of a media workshop on climate change were feeling sweaty. The convention centre is not air-conditioned nor does it have ceiling fans. For the comfort of

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EC suspends recognition of National People’s Party

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has suspended the recognition of the National People’s Party, a recognized state party in Meghalaya due to its failure in filing the election expenditure statement of the party. Exercising power under para 16A of the Election Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order 1968 Following Supreme Court’s judgement

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