Assembly By Elections
North East  /  Published 27.10.21

EC notice to Assam CM on code

The Election Commission (EC) has showcaused Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for allegedly violating the poll panel’s model code of conduct while campaigning for the October 30 bypolls i...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 25.10.21

Congress happy to go it alone in Bihar

The Congress decision to contest the Bihar by-elections alone and declare the end of the alliance with the RJD has delighted a party lobby that opposes coalitions in the Hindi heartland, arguing the p...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.09.20

Dumka, Bermo bypolls on Nov 3

By-elections in Dumka and Bermo will be held on November 3, Election Commission of India (ECI) announced on Tuesday. As per the schedule, an official gazette notification will be issued on October 9 ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 14.10.19

Sarbananda Sonowal draws up big plans for Sonbeel

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday iterated his stand to develop Sonbeel as one of the tourist hotspots in the state. Addressing an election rally in favour of BJP candidate Bijoy Malak...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 16.10.19

BJP will work for all groups: Sonowal

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said the BJP-led state government was always committed to working for the welfare of every community.Sonwal, who attended a series of rallies at Ra...
By Our Correspondent in Tezpur


India  /  Published 13.11.19

The importance of ‘but’

The Supreme Court has upheld the disqualification of 17 rebel lawmakers whose defection set the stage for the so-called “Operation Kamal” in Karnataka but allowed them to contest next month’s As...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.12.19

Lament: ‘Parties ignored real issues’

Major political parties have ignored or paid lip service to the biggest problems of the state, the Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha, a coalition of progressive organisations, said on Monday.In the past ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 19.10.19

Voters demand medical college in the greater Sonbeel area

Clamour of the Sonbeel Purbanchal Medical College Demand Committee for establishment of a medical college in the greater Sonbeel area in Karimganj district of Assam has become a key issue before the R...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 19.10.19

Shella set to choose MLA

Campaign for the bypoll to Shella Assembly constituency in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills ended on Saturday evening, with six candidates in the fray to be the successor to late Donkupar Roy, who repre...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 16.10.19

Security tightened for bypoll

The Tirap administration has sealed the India-Myanmar border passing along the district to ensure a peaceful bypoll at 56 Khonsa West Assembly constituency in Arunachal Pradesh. The election will be h...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati


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