Assam: Ex-Congress minister’s citizenship under scanner

Assam: Ex-Congress minister’s citizenship under scanner

GUWAHATI, December 7, 2017: As the process of inclusion in the updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) is continuing in full swing in the state, there have been apprehension over the entire process from several quarters with many applicants ranging from politicians to security personnel being asked to prove their citizenship. The latest case was detected recently when a […]

Assam: Preparations on for Sonowal’s victory trip

Assam: Preparations on for Sonowal’s victory trip

JORHAT/GUWAHATI: As Sarbananda Sonowal is all set to be sworn-in as the first BJP chief minister of Assam tomorrow, preparations are afoot for his victory trip to his home constituency Majuli island in Brahmaputra river. ‘Monikanchan Nowka’ (boat of gold and jewels) a ferry boat designated to transport Sonowal over Brahmaputra to his constituency, is […]

Assam BJP leader meets PM in Delhi

Assam BJP leader meets PM in Delhi

In the wake of BJP’s massive electoral success in Assam, triumphant BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday in the Capital. The current Union Sports Minister was declared by the Bharatiya Janata Party as the Chief Ministerial candidate prior to the Assam Assembly polls on April 4 and 11. Sonowal will […]

The 30-year-old who steered BJP’s victory in Assam!

GUWAHATI: From the use of social media platforms to extensive campaigns, policy checks and analysis, this 30-year-old who owns degrees from IIT, MIT and Harvard played an important role in BJP’s landmark win Assam in the historical election results on Thursday. Rajat Sethi is one man who prefers to stay out of the limelight, a […]

This is why Assam voted for BJP

This is why Assam voted for BJP

In the last Assam Assembly elections, the BJP won just five seats. This time it has made inroads in the state with majority and has successfully made Assam the first ‘saffron state’ of Northeast. The key factors that aided BJP in dominating this election can be summarised as under: #1 A CHANGE OF LEADERSHIP With […]

Saffron party takes over Assam

Saffron party takes over Assam

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which is looking for better days to come especially in the northeastern region. People in Assam will now be watching the change that the saffron party has promised to win the hearts of the majority of the people in the state. In the last few years, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), […]