The BJP had denied ticket to sitting Lok Sabha MPs on Jorhat and Tezpur Lok Sabha seats.
26 Mar 2019 2:55 AM
Madhav made the statement when asked why Sarma can't contest despite being responsible for 25 seats.
25 Mar 2019 9:25 AM
The BJP’s central election committee, comprising Mr Modi and Mr Shah, however, rejected his name, which led to speculation in the media.
23 Mar 2019 12:24 AM
Sarma who is alleged to have been hobnobbing with the Congress party for ticket came down heavily on new-comers in the BJP.
17 Mar 2019 3:52 AM
The list has been sent to Delhi and the names of the candidates for the 14 Lok Sabha seats in Assam is scheduled to be announced Saturday.
16 Mar 2019 1:06 PM
The BJP and AGP leaders have decided to work from each others’ headquarters to fine-tune the coordination.
16 Mar 2019 12:36 AM
Assam’s 14 constituencies will see polling in three phases on April 11, 18 and 23.
12 Mar 2019 2:40 AM
Under the Assam Accord, all illegal immigrants who have entered after 1971, irrespective of religion, have to be deported.
14 Feb 2019 2:02 AM
Sarma also announced a series of welfare schemes, which include providing rice at Rs 1 per kg to 53 lakh households.
07 Feb 2019 12:59 AM
While targeting the protestors Sarma said that people who justified bloodshed in Jammu and Kashmir are teaching us secularism.
26 Jan 2019 2:08 AM
The Assam people voted for the BJP-AGP alliance, not the BJP alone. They cannot claim to have formed the government on their own.
10 Jan 2019 2:23 AM
Citizenship Bill: BJP says ‘intellectuals spreading rumours’.
07 Jan 2019 6:18 AM
If a govt employee neglects parents or any sibling that the parents need to take care of, 10 to 15 percent of salary would be deducted.
30 Jul 2018 12:15 PM
Assam tourism minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said an amount of Rs 89cr has been earmarked for the tourism budget.
30 Apr 2018 1:08 AM
Sarma has now earned the distinction of filling up the vacancy of late Pramod Mahajan in the BJP.
12 Mar 2018 1:40 AM
Conrad Sangma staked claim to form an alliance govt with the support of 34 legislators of regional political parties and BJP.
04 Mar 2018 8:42 PM
UDP chief Donkupar Roy had said that his party would support that group which is able to provide 'a stable government'.
04 Mar 2018 4:33 PM
In fact, it was Deodhar, who had suggested the name of Biplab Deb to the party leadership for the post of party’s Tripura unit chief.
04 Mar 2018 1:13 AM
The former Congressman has already delivered Assam, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh to BJP.
03 Mar 2018 1:33 PM
The election was held for 59 out of 60 seats in each of the three Northeastern states.
03 Mar 2018 12:24 PM