Assam Assembly Elections 2021
Opinion  /  Published 01.06.21

The road ahead for Assam

After much speculation over who would be Assam’s new chief minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma finally took charge as the fifteenth chief minister of the state. It is no secret that Sarma has been res...
By Mitul Baruah

Opinion  /  Published 14.05.21

Steady rise: Himanta Biswa Sarma becomes Assam CM

Sir — After a long period of suspense, Himanta Biswa Sarma, the former Congress leader who helped the Bharatiya Janata Party achieve great success in the Northeast, has taken over as chief minis...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 11.05.21

Sarma to focus on NRC, Covid fight

Himanta Biswa Sarma, who was sworn in as the 15th chief minister of Assam here on Monday, will continue to pursue the policy of the government led by his predecessor Sarbananda Sonowal on the stalled ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.05.21

Assam: Himanta fulfils CM dream

By Umanand Jaiswal, our Delhi bureau in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.05.21

Sonowal reposes faith in ‘younger brother’

The chief minister-designate has a long and rich political experience which will help him make Assam a developed state, said Sonowal.    He said that for the last five years, the BJP-led go...
By PTI in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 09.05.21

Sonowal resigns as Assam CM

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday tendered his resignation to Governor Jagadish Mukhi prior to a meeting of the BJP Legislature Party which is expected to elect the next Chief Minister...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 09.05.21

Himanta favoured, Sonowal stays silent

By J.P. Yadav, Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati, New Delhi

North East  /  Published 08.05.21

Sonowal prioritizes pandemic over post

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday said that saving the people of the state from the pandemic was more important than thinking about who will be the next chief minister. Sonowal made t...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 05.05.21

BJP weighs Assam CM change

Himanta, a Congress stalwart, crossed over to the BJP in 2015 and is widely known to have impressed then BJP chief Amit Shah with his “political management skills”. Shah, the party insider...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 03.05.21

BJP retains Assam with cuts

Total seats        126 Majority             64 Leads and wins BJP+          &...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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