North East  /  Published 28.03.19

Shah slams Congress, tom-toms BJP feat

BJP national president Amit Shah on Thursday said successive Congress governments did precious little to implement the Assam Accord, which was signed by “the father of Rahul baba” in 1985.“It wa...
By Sarat Sarma and Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 12.04.19

First phase polls record 78% turnout

The first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Assam recorded 78.23 per cent turnout, a marginal dip from the 2014 elections, when the percentage was 78.75. The first phase was held in five constituencies ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 29.03.19

Anti-citizen bill leaders at BJP door

A number of leaders of organisations that had opposed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, have either joined the BJP or its alliance partners or decided to back the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections....
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 29.03.19

AASU mulls party rider on ex-members

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) is proposing that its leaders and members be barred from joining political parties till at least six months after quitting the organisation.The move follows AASU...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.04.19

NPP candidate attacked in Nagaon

National People’s Party (NPP) candidate for Assam’s Kaliabor constituency Abdul Aziz was attacked while campaigning at Gerua in Nagaon district on Thursday.Aziz narrowly escaped being hit by the a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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