Agatha Sangma

  • A Billion Votes: Is ticket distribution controversy hurting the BJP? 10-03-2014 07:40 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party leaders have been trying to play down reports of trouble over ticket distribution in the party. Lalji Tandon, a key associate of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and sitting MP from Lucknow, has denied reports that he was asked to vacate his seat for party...
  • Old resignation letter used, says miffed Agatha 29-10-2012 11:47 PM

    Shillong: Former union minister of state for rural development Agatha K. Sangma of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Monday expressed her discontent with the manner in which she was "dropped" from the council of ministers, ahead of the Sunday reshuffle. On Saturday evening, a communique from the Rashtrapati Bhavan stated...
  • President accepts resignations of seven ministers 27-10-2012 08:05 PM

    New Delhi: Amid talks of a new-look UPA Cabinet, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday accepted the resignations of seven Union ministers ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle, which will take place on Sunday. Resignations of as many as four senior and three junior ministers were accepted by the President. This came...
  • Ring in the new, India

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    If politics were to mirror celluloid, then clearly our netas seem out of step. A fortnight ago, two Hindi films were released: 'Budha Hoga Tera...

  • Youngest minister wins smiles 28-05-2009 02:10 PM

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  • I'm young but am ready to be a part of the Govt: Agatha Sangma 28-05-2009 03:39 AM

    The new entrant in the council of ministers promises to serve the nation. ...
  • Rock the vote: Meet India's youngest MP 09-04-2009 05:40 PM

    At 27, Agatha Sangma is already a political force to reckon with in Meghalaya. ...
  • Ex-speaker's daughter is youngest Indian MP 26-05-2008 08:47 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian board’s tour, programme and fixtures committee has issued the schedule for tours by New Zealand and England between August 2012 and February 2013. New Zealand will play two Test matches, in Hyderabad starting August 23 and in Bangalore from August 31, followed by Twenty20s in Visakhapatnam on...