Meghalaya | NCP fires salvo at Congress over MHIS initiative; says scheme is futile

Meghalaya | NCP fires salvo at Congress over MHIS initiative; says scheme is futile

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 16, 2018: The beleaguered Congress in Meghalaya continues to face the rod of criticisms from every leader of a political party for its alleged failure in governance during its rule for almost 15 years. After the BJP and NPP, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has joined the band-wagon in […]

Tripura: Congress MLA disqualified from state assembly under anti-defection law

Tripura: Congress MLA disqualified from state assembly under anti-defection law

Agartala, January 12, 2018 Five-time Congress legislator in Tripura Ratan Lal Nath, who last month joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), lost his assembly membership under the anti-defection law, Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath said here on Friday. “As Ratan Lal Nath left Congress and joined BJP on December 22, his assembly membership would be disqualified […]

Meghalaya: Cheque distribution of Rs 5000 by congress MLAs raise suspicions; UDP slams move

While few claimed that the money was given under the livestock and women Upliftment scheme, others consider it as an MLA scheme.

Meghalaya: Cheque distribution of Rs 5000 by congress MLAs raise suspicions; UDP slams move

By Our Reporter, TNT News | SHILLONG, Jan 11, 2018:  The distribution of money by the Congress MLAs under the Livestock and Women Upliftment scheme 2017-18 just before the elections, has created not only suspicions but also gave political rivals a chance to level allegations against the ‘sudden attempt’ of the party to utilize the schemes […]

Assam NRC issue: Congress reaffirms pledge to remain committed to Assam accord on NRC issue

Assam NRC issue: Congress reaffirms pledge to remain committed to Assam accord on NRC issue

Guwahati, January 11, 2018 What former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had agreed in 1985 to end the “troubled” six-year-long anti-foreigner movement in Assam has almost been fulfilled. Rajiv Gandhi had signed the Assam Accord on August 15, 1985 with the leaders of All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and Jatiya Sangram Parishad–two organizations leading the anti-foreigners movement. […]