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Cabinet ministers want James to be stripped of Home deptt, ask CM to take over

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Shillong, Feb 02:

Pressure is mounting on Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma to take away the Home department from his brother, James PK Sangma. Few of his Cabinet colleagues have even suggested that Chief Minister should take the Home department for himself.

NPP, BJP at each other’s throats over political affairs in GHADC


SHILLONG | Jan 29:

The Bharatiya Janata Party, an ally in MDA government and the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) in Meghalaya today trained its gun at the ruling NPP over the current imbroglio in the council even as it termed the NPP elected members of the council “old wine in a new bottle.”

Langrin by-poll: Ranikor MLA Pius Marwein is UDP, HSPDP consensus candidate

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The Regional Democratic Alliance (RDA), an alliance comprising of the United Democratic Party (UDP) and Hill State People Democratic Party (HSPDP) has decided to field UDP sitting MLA from Ranikor, Pius Marwein to contest the bye-election of the Langrin seat of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) schedule to be held on February 28.

Sixth Schedule amendment: Parliamentary Standing Committee meets stakeholders

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Shillong, Jan 18:

The Parliamentary Standing Committee today met the various stakeholders and members of three Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) of the State to seek their views and opinions on the proposed amendment of the Sixth Schedule of the Indian Constitution.

KHADC political instability: Government cannot tolerate irresponsibility of MDCs, says Prestone


SHILLONG | Dec 27:

The NPP-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) has maintained that they will prefer the imposition of Administrator’s Rule (AR) in the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) even after the United Democratic Alliance or UDA has regained majority in the Council.

KHADC political instability: Cabinet to recommend for Administrator’s Rule yet again


SHILLONG | Dec 10:

The Meghalaya Cabinet today decided to recommend again to the Governor, Tathagata Roy for invoking of Administrator’s Rule in the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC).

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