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Apr 11, 2016
Assam voters get medals for turning up early at polling boothsSpecial steps taken by the election department to attract voters to the polling station struck a chord with the electorate in Kamrup (Metro) district on Monday.
Apr 08, 2016
Make sure BJP alliance gets an absolute majority: PM Modi tells AssamPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the people of Assam to vote decisively for the BJP, warning that a hung assembly will hurt the state.
Apr 04, 2016
Assam Assembly polls 2016: 20 percent votes cast in initial hours of votingAt least 20 percent voters in Assam exercised their franchise during the initial hours of polling to decide the fate of 539 contestants in 65 constituencies.
Mar 29, 2016
Assam polls 2016: Perfume baron with global business hopes to be kingmaker in electionsA perfume baron with signature outlets and distribution centres in more than 30 countries around the world is waiting in the wings in Assam.
Mar 27, 2016
Politics of citizenship: Issue of illegal immigration comes under spotlight yet again in AssamThe familiar politics of citizenship has peaked in poll-bound Assam with the BJP invoking the issue with a fresh promise to stop illegal infiltration.
Mar 22, 2016
Assam polls: Congress releases second list of candidatesThe Congress on Monday released the second list of candidates for 57 constituencies which will go to the poll on 11 April.
Mar 13, 2016
With local revolts giving fresh impetus to Congress, the field is wide open for all parties in AssamThe grass root revolt in both the local BJP and the AGP in Assam has given a whole new dimension to state politics.
Mar 09, 2016
Assam Assembly polls: BJP announces names of 88 candidates, includes Sonowal and SarmaBJP on Wednesday night announced the names of 88 candidates for the Assam assembly polls including those of its chief ministerial candidate Sarbananda Sonowal, former Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma and Lok Sabha MP Kamakhya Prasad Tasha, who has been fielded against Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.
Feb 10, 2016
Assam polls: Amit Shah says victory for BJP-BPF alliance would end Bangladeshi infiltrationIf the BJP forms a government in Assam, it will end illegal infiltration from Bangladesh, BJP president Amit Shah said on Wednesday.
Apr 07, 2014
Assam: 35 percent voters cast ballot till noonThirty-five per cent of the 64,41,634 voters exercised their franchise till noon today in five Lok Sabha constituencies of Assam where four persons clashed with CRPF personnel demanding that they be allowed to cast their vote first in Kaliabor constituency