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Feb 24, 2018
Assam influx: Scrapping of IMDT Act brought AIUDF's Badruddin Ajmal into politics as saviour of minoritiesIn the last Assembly election, the BJP understandably adopted a belligerent posture against the AIUDF projecting Badruddin Ajmal and his party as the messiah of illegal Bangladeshi Muslim migrants.
Nov 01, 2017
Assam's NRC quandary Part 3: Sarbananda Sonowal will have his hands full in 2018 with draft citizenship registry, electoral rollThe NRC issue appears to be a double-edged sword for the Sonowal government as all eyes will now be on how it handles the political developments post publication of the final electoral roll, 2018 and the draft NRC.
Aug 11, 2017
Deendayal Upadhyaya colleges: Assam govt's misplaced enthusiasm may dilute credentials of Hindutva ideologueThe recent decision of the BJP led coalition government in Assam to name five newly established colleges after Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya has raised the hackles of the majority of the people including many in the party itself.
Nov 04, 2016
Citizenship Act: Loggerheads over Hindu Bangladeshis strains BJP-AGP ties in AssamAnalysts say that the BJP-AGP alliance in Assam is now trapped in a catch-22 situation over the Citizenship Bill, which is to be tabled in Parliament this winter session.
Oct 29, 2016
Assam bypolls: BJP big guns Sarbananda Sonowal, Himanta Biswa Sarma face litmus testAnalysts say that despite all the odds BJP’s position is still advantageous than that of the Congress.
Jul 15, 2016
Congress mukt North East: BJP has set for itself a realistic but distant goalThe declared goal of this newly formed alliance is to bridge the development gap between the region and the rest of the country and instill awareness that a secure North East will ensure national security.
Jul 14, 2016
Mission North East: BJP makes quiet inroads as regional parties flock to offer supportThe question arises—has the BJP compromised or diluted its known Hindutva ideology to gain space in the North East, particularly in the Christian-majority states?
Jun 29, 2016
Oilfield auctions: Allies BJP, AGP not on same page as protests erupt in AssamFormer Assam chief minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta expressed his discomfort by stating that a common minimum program has to be formulated among the allying political parties of the BJP-led government in Assam on such contentious issues.
Jun 16, 2016
RIP Anjan Dutta: Assam's transport sector owes this Congressman much gratitudeDutta first came to major limelight when he successfully revived the almost dead Assam State Transport Corporation as the transport minister in Tarun Gogoi's first cabinet in 2001.
Jun 15, 2016
Amit Shah writes to parliamentary panel for simultaneous Lok Sabha, state pollsBJP favours holding simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and state assemblies and has written to the Standing Committee of Parliament in this regard.