After Manipur, Conrad Sangma’s NPP eyes Nagaland polls in 2023

“The Centre pumped so much money into Nagaland. However, we are yet to have basic public infrastructure.

published on : 16th April 2022

Police ‘raid’ NPP MLA's house in Manipur as he takes oath in Assembly

Police said a recent video of the MLA's victory procession showed the NPP workers brandishing guns and firing in the air. 

published on : 14th March 2022

NPP replaces Congress to become principal Opposition in Manipur

Born in Manipur and raised in Meghalaya, the NPP emerged as the second-largest party after the BJP. 

published on : 11th March 2022

BJP gets majority in Manipur, decides to dump ally NPP

The party has decided to dump the National People’s Party (NPP) with which it had a torrid time in the past two years.

published on : 10th March 2022

IAEA chief 'ready' to visit Chernobyl to ensure safety and security of all Ukraine’s nuclear power plants

Rafael Mariano Grossi made clear that his proposal had nothing to do with attempting a political resolution to the conflict in Ukraine.

published on : 5th March 2022

Non-BJP parties accuse BJP of strong-arm tactics 

“The cadres of banned militant groups captured polling booths in multiple polling stations.

published on : 2nd March 2022

BJP faces multi-cornered contest in phase one of Manipur polls

Twenty-nine of the seats are spread across three Imphal Valley districts and the nine others lie in three hill districts. The BJP and Congress had won 18 and 16 of these seats respectively in 2017.

published on : 27th February 2022

'Firal Chingkhatpa': Unique Manipuri ritual helps candidates assess their support base before polls

Once practiced by Manipuri kings, the ceremony has become an integral part of election campaigning in the state. 

published on : 20th February 2022

Manipur polls: BJP expels spokesperson who called ally NPP parasite

After his expulsion from the saffron camp, Chongtham Bijoy Singh said he would support JD(U) candidate from Uripok Kh Suresh in the upcoming assembly elections.

published on : 12th February 2022

Manipur party alleges threat to candidates by militants

It said one of its candidates had failed to file his nomination after being threatened by militants that if he ventured out, he would be shot dead.

published on : 11th February 2022

Kudankulam to get first 'Away from Reactor' spent-fuel plant

Since the facility is to come up near the nuclear power units, activists have raised concern, saying it could pose a threat to the local population.

published on : 11th February 2022

Manipur polls: After 'intimidation' by militants, NPP seeks security cover for its candidates

Stating that the EC has been apprised of all the incidents, the party said the ongoing situation was an attempt to jeopardise the conduct of free and fair elections

published on : 10th February 2022

Construction begins for unit-6 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

The construction of unit-6 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) has begun with first concreting in the foundation on December 20,

published on : 22nd December 2021

Congress befriends NPP for survival in Meghalaya, gets closer to BJP

The grand old party got closer to the BJP which is an NPP ally and a component of the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government.

published on : 18th December 2021

Nagaland firing: BJP ally NPP claims Union Home Minister Amit Shah twisted facts

Suspecting the presence of insurgents in the vehicle, the security personnel opened fire, leading to the death of six of its eight occupants.

published on : 9th December 2021
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