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Nagaland , Politics , Top News

Nagaland: Former CM KL Chishi violates Model Code of Conduct, receives show cause notice

Former Nagaland Chief Minister KL Chishi has been served a notice for Model Code of Conduct violation. Commissioner and Returning Officer Nagaland, M Patton has issued a show cause notice to Congress candidate for the lone Nagaland Parliamentary Constituency KL Chishi for violating the Model Code of Conduct under provisions relating to ‘Corrupt Practices’ and […]

5 years ago

Arunachal Pradesh , Politics , Top News

Lok Sabha polls: Arunachal NPP extends support to BJP candidate

In a big boost to the ruling-BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the National People’s party unit of Arunachal Pradesh has resolved to extend its support to BJP candidate Tapir Gao, who is contesting from Arunachal East constituency. Although the NPP has not fielded any candidate from Arunachal East, they will be supporting the […]

5 years ago

Arunachal Pradesh , Politics , Top News

PM Narendra Modi slams Congress in Pasighat rally

BJP’s mascot for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a thrust to his party’s campaign on Wednesday in Arunachal Pradesh after he arrived in the frontier state for the second time within a span of 3 days. Drumming up support for Tapir Gao who is in the fray from Arunachal East […]

5 years ago

Mizoram , Top News

Mizoram: Civil society orgs, student bodies decide to boycott Lok Sabha polls

Unhappy over the special arrangements for the Bru voters made by the Election Commission of India, the NGO Coordination Committee, a conglomerate of civil society organisations and student bodies in Mizoram has decided to boycott the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The NGO co-ordination committee has also decided to go on an indefinite strike from April […]

5 years ago

Assam , Politics , Top News

Former Congress leaders join BJP in Assam

With less than ten days remaining for the first phase of Lok Sabha elections, four former Assam Congress leaders joined the BJP on Monday. The former Congress leaders joined the party at a formal induction ceremony in presence of NEDA Convener Himanta Biswa Sarma at the BJP head office in Guwahati. The new leaders include […]

5 years ago

Manipur , Top News

Manipur to set up 300 all-women polling stations

In a historic first, Manipur will set up close to 300 all-women polling stations for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. The state will go to polls on April 11 and 18 to elect two Lok Sabha MPs. Meanwhile, two Assembly constituencies – one each in Imphal East and Churachandpur districts – will be manned by […]

5 years ago

Manipur , Politics , Top News

Former Manipur MP Kim Gangte joins NPP

In a major setback for the BJP in Manipur, Former Outer Manipur MP Kim Gangte joined the NPP on Friday, after resigning from the BJP. Gangte shifted her allegiance as she was denied ticket by the BJP to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Kim Gangte was inducted into the NPP’s fold by party Chief […]

5 years ago

Top News , Tripura

IPFT says no to Cong on candidate withdrawal request

The IPFT has turned down the Congress party’s request to withdraw its candidates for the Lok Sabha elections. The party top brass took this decision in a meeting in Agartala on Thursday. Party President NC Debbarma said it was not possible to bail out from the contest at this juncture. Earlier, Tripura Congress President Pradyut […]

5 years ago

Arunachal Pradesh , Assam , Nagaland , Top News

MHA holds high-level security meet in Assam

The Ministry of Home Affairs today held a high-level security meet with top army and civil administration officials from Assam, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh at the Army base in Dinjan in Eastern Assam. The meeting was attended by Joint Secretary (Northeast), Satyendra Garg, who reviewed the security situation in the three states in view of […]

5 years ago

Assam , Politics , Top News

BJP National President Amit Shah to address poll rallies in Assam tomorrow

BJP national president, Amit Shah will be on a day-long tour of Assam on Thursday, March 28. Shah is scheduled to address two election campaigns at Kakojan in Jorhat and Misa in Nagaon. With the filing of nominations for the second phase of Lok Sabha elections ending yesterday, electioneering has gained momentum. Star campaigners of […]

5 years ago