Meghalaya News

Meghalaya government delays its plan to allow casinos in state

Meghalaya government delays its plan to allow casinos in state

Shillong: The Meghalaya government has decided to delay its plan to grant permission for casinos in the state, announced by Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today, due to pressure from religious groups and other sections. Although three licences have already been issued by the state government, which won’t technically be cancelled

Big blow to Congress: 5 MLAs join BJP-backed MDA in Meghalaya

Big blow to Congress: 5 MLAs join BJP-backed MDA in Meghalaya

Meghalaya: The Congress party in Meghalaya suffered a major setback on Tuesday as five of its MLAs have unanimously joined the BJP-backed Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) here on Tuesday. MDA is the ruling coalition government in the state. The five remaining Congress MLAs in Meghalaya wrote to Chief Minister Conrad Sangma,

Trinamool On Congress Backing Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

Trinamool On Congress Backing Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

Meghalaya: The Meghalaya Congress’s move to offer “issue-based support” to the state’s BJP-Conrad Sangma alliance has been called out by Trinamool Congress. “A great betrayal” was how the state’s former Chief Minister Mukul Sangma – who recently joined Trinamool – termed the offer by the Congress, which is also the