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Assam MLA arrested for controversial social media posts on Covid-19

Cops haul up legislator for circulating inflammatory posts describing quarantine camps as worse than detention camps

07 Apr 2020 1:07 PM

Assam MLA held for remarks calling COVID 19 hospitals worse than detention centres

DGP says MLAs charged with sowing distrust in the community

07 Apr 2020 11:16 AM

Assamese leaders oppose as Union Cabinet approves Citizenship Amendment Bill

Former Assam Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta called the Bill as an injustice to the people of northeast.

04 Dec 2019 9:08 PM

17th Lok Sabha, Assam; BJP bags seven LS seats, Cong wins three, AIUDF one

BJP won 7 seats and lead in 3 others, Congress bagged 3 and the AIUDF 1 out of a total of 14 seats of Assam

24 May 2019 12:26 PM

Assam: 31 Lakh Muslim voters to play key role

A leading intellectual and academicians’ forum have appealed to the voters to vote for a winning candidate against the BJP.

22 Apr 2019 1:59 AM


Muslims hold trump card in Assam Phase 2, 3 polls

These five constituencies in upper Assam comprise ethnic Assamese communities and tea tribes.

16 Apr 2019 3:02 AM

Get out of here or will smash your head, AIUDF chief threatens scribe, tries to hit him

Ajmal allegedly tried to hit journalist too, while his supporters forced scribe to tender apologies publicly.

27 Dec 2018 10:38 AM

AIUDF chief threatens scribe

The incident has created anger among the journalists as video footage showed AIUDF MP also snatching away the boom of the television journalist.

27 Dec 2018 5:49 AM

MLA accused of rape by Assam woman

Officer-in-charge of the police station Surajit Choudhury said the woman claimed that on both the occasions, her husband had facilitated the MLA.

09 Jul 2018 1:54 AM

Assam’s AIUDF MLA 'rapes' married woman, police register case

The 45-year-old Choudhury, represents the Algapur constituency in Southern Assam's Barak Valley.

07 Jul 2018 7:43 PM


Why should I react: Sitharaman steers clear of row over Army chief’s remarks

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat sparked a controversy when he spoke about the 'faster' growth of the AIUDF in Assam.

23 Feb 2018 11:58 AM

Army says nothing political or religious in Bipin Rawat’s comments

Army reply came after AIUDF asked whether chief was 'indulging in politics' which is against his constitutional mandate.

22 Feb 2018 4:35 PM

MLA in Assam streams House business, suspended

Islam, who left the House soon after the Speaker pronounced his ruling, had Friday telecast his speech on social media.

07 Feb 2017 2:06 AM