Meghalaya | Candidates should furnish marriage certificate while filing nominations: MSM

Meghalaya | Candidates should furnish marriage certificate while filing nominations: MSM

Shillong, Jan 9, 2018: A civil society group in Meghalaya on Tuesday demanded that the election authorities make it mandatory for aspiring candidates to furnish marriage certificates while filing nomination papers for the coming Assembly polls. In a memorandum to Chief Electoral Officer Frederick Roy Kharkongor, the Maitshaphrang Movement (MSM) said the marriage law in force […]

Meghalaya SVEEP initiative shortlisted for National Awards 2017

Meghalaya SVEEP initiative shortlisted for National Awards 2017

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | Shillong, Jan 09, 2018:  Meghalaya SVEEP initiative on voter education and electoral participation  “Mission Unite – You ‘N’ I towards enrollment” has been shortlisted by Election Commission as a nominee for National Awards 2017 for creatively engaging the youth and proactive and visible mobilization of young and future voters […]

POLITICS | Tripura will be BJP’s Waterloo: Yechury

POLITICS | Tripura will be BJP’s Waterloo: Yechury

New Delhi, Jan 9,2018: CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury today claimed that Tripura assembly elections will be the BJP’s Waterloo, though it is pumping a “huge amount of money and resources”. Yechury, the general secretary of CPI(M), accused the BJP of trying to create a divide between tribals and non-tribal in Tripura and said it will not […]