Brought up in Delhi when his father was a Member of Parliament, Conrad was educated at St Columba's School there. "Governor shouldn't agree to this, they can't be the single largest party", Kharge told ANI.
Election to Williamnagar seat was countermanded following the death of NCP candidate Jonathone N. Sangma. NPP leader Conrad Sangma submitted a letter of support from 34 MLAs, including 19 from NPP, six from United Democratic Party (UDP), four from People's Democratic Front (PDF), two each from Hill State People's Democratic Party (HSPDP) and the BJP, and an independent. "We are not a big player here". The National People's Party (NPP) president claimed on Monday that he has been invited by the Governor of Meghalaya to form the new government.
Earlier in the day, Gandhi said his party respected the mandate of the people of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya where the Congress failed to come to power in the recently-concluded assembly polls.
The Congress bagged 21 seats in the 60-member Assembly, eight less than the last elections.
Indian economy grew at 7.2% in third quarter: Government
Also, the financial fraud of Rs 11500 crore that hit the state run-Punjab National Bank has put a shadow on all state-run banks. However, the manufacturing sector in 2017-18 will grow by 5.1 per cent, against 7.9 per cent in the previous fiscal.
Contrary to Gandhi's stand, the party's chief spokesperson, Randeep Surjewala, however, raised questions on the way the BJP was carrying out its expansion in the north-eastern states. "The UDP, which had led a regional alliance in 2008, still feels the pangs of betrayal by the Congress, which overthrew the coalition a year after to remain in power alone for adecade", Mawtoh said.
With Tuesday's swearing in, the Congress is now left with power only in the states of Punjab, Mizoram and poll-bound Karnataka.
"We will be discussing Government formation with our alliance partners and members of the PDF and the KHNAM soon", he said. BJP also contributed its 2 seats to the emerging alliance, after skillful negotiations by leader Himanta Biswa Sarma. "I want to say that we as a Cabinet, as a government and in fact, all the MLAs and political parties, will work together to take our state forward", the new Chief Minister told reporters later.
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Idsinga said police are still investigating the case and looking for more possible victims, including in cold cases. Idsinga said there was evidence pointing to a cause of death in at least some of the cases, but wouldn't elaborate.
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Kushner received some scrutiny a year ago for failing to disclose a host of communications between himself and foreign entities. In light of the new allegations, Kushner now appears to be embroiled in one controversy after another.
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The steady stream of smashing the box office , both domestic and foreign, continues to run its course for Black Panther . He's still Bruce Willis, but a decade of doing straight to video movies has severely diminished his star power.
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Later on Sunday the White House said in a statement that "denuclearization must be the result of any dialogue with North Korea". President Trump called the measures targeting the country's shipping industry "the heaviest sanctions ever imposed".
"The Shape of Water" wins big at 90th Academy Awards
A former Saultite capped off his weekend by taking home an Oscar statuette from last night's Academy Awards ceremony. Made for only 19 million USA dollars, the movie has grossed 126 million dollars worldwide to date.
Italians voting in general election
Italy's election "epitomizes everything, it is pure populism", Bannon said in an interview with The New York Times last week. If there is no new majority in Parliament, Mr Paolo Gentiloni of the Democratic Party would remain as prime minister.