rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

  News for Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

  • News
  • Business

Meghalaya assembly has 36 crorepatis and a criminal

The data provided by the Association for Democratic Reforms states that out of thes 60 members of Legislative Assembly, 36 (or 60 per cent) are crorepatis. In the 2008 assembly elections, 15 out of......

Meghalaya: The tale of the two Sangmas

One of the significant outcomes of the Meghalaya assembly polls is the end of one political dynasty in the state and the rise of another.  In Garo hills, this election has seen fall of the......

MLA assaults photographer who caught him sleeping in assembly

Founder Cajee, a ruling Congress legislator in Meghalaya, on Monday assaulted a photo journalist in the premises of the assembly complex in Shillong, much to the surprise of all other legislators......

Meghalaya is now under Central rule

Meghalaya, which witnessed a controversial confidence vote in the Assembly, was today brought under the Central rule and the state assembly put under suspended animation.A Rashtrapati Bhavan......

Meghalaya CM Lapang resigns

Barely half an hour before the trust vote in the assembly, Meghalaya Chief Minister D D Lapang resigned on Wednesday, saying his Congress-led Meghalaya United Alliance government has failed to......

Meghalaya uranium mining: Govt plans

Against the backdrop of increasing demand for uranium, the Centre has decided to go the extra mile to blunt the opposition to uranium mining in Meghalaya, which has the third largest reserves of......

No VAT, if states not ready: FM

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday told Parliament that the existing sales tax system would continue in those states that were unable to implement value-added tax from April 1."No state has......

More worries over VAT

The April 8 decision of the empowered committee of state finance ministers postponed the deadline for implementation of a Value-Added Tax regime in the country to June 1.The new deadline, like the......

  People speak for meghalaya legislative assembly

  • QNA
Q. How concerned are you about who is going to be the next Indian PM?
:  A. Certainly not Dr Manmohan Singh! He doesn't want followers. He is content to remain a follower himself of Sonia Gandhi.Certainly not LK Advani...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-concerned-are-you-about-who-is-going-to-be-the-next-indi//answers/14341060

Good Citizen
Q. I am not well versed with the various terms used vis-a-vis our government. Could you please explain terms such as General elections, Assembly elections Minister of State, Cabinet Minister,who qualifies for the Rajya Sabha, Cabinet ,Minister of State, etc. ?
Good Citizen:  A. General Election - It means country wide elections to the parliamentsAssembly Election - Every state has a legislative assembly which makes state...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-am-not-well-versed-with-the-various-terms-used-vis-a-vis-o/14315389/answers/14518815

  Web results for Meghalaya Legislative Assembly
Call to legalise wine industry

Shillong, Nov. 26: The Meghalaya government today informed the Assembly that it was considering the demand to declare wine-making as an industry.... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141127/jsp/northeast/story_19091395.jsp
Umroi airport will suffice, claims govt

Shillong, Nov. 26: The Meghalaya government today asserted that Umroi airport was sufficient to cater to passengers while assuring that the Baljek... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141127/jsp/northeast/story_19091257.jsp
Meghalaya no to chemical fertilizers

Press Trust of India Shillong,26 November: Meghalayais doing away with chemical fertilizers and pesticides which reportedly causes millions of... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/89716-meghalaya-no-to-chemical-fertilizers.html
Opposition vocal in Assembly

Shillong, Nov. 25: Opposition legislators in the Meghalaya Assembly today warned of an impending disaster if criminalisation of politics in the... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141126/jsp/northeast/story_19087497.jsp
PMGSY runs into militancy wall

Shillong, Nov. 25: Militancy has purportedly affected road construction under the Centre's Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) in the... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141126/jsp/northeast/story_19086283.jsp

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z