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Apr 04, 2018
Sarbananda Sonowal set to expand Assam ministry on 9 April; 4 BJP MLAs, 1 each from AGP, BPF in line for berthsAGP MLA from Barpeta Phani Bhushan Choudhury and BPF MLA Emmanuel Mosahary from Tamulpur constituency are likely to get ministerial berths in the Sarbananda Sonowal ministry in Assam.
Mar 06, 2018
Protests in Assam after BDT restricts sale of land in Bodoland to non-tribals; 30 injured in clashes with policeBodoland, officially the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), consists of Kokrajhar, Chirang, Bagsa and Udalguria districts.
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 04, 2017
Assam govt launches SIT probe in killing of Bodoland Muslim student leader, to approach CBIThe government of Assam will constitute a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to inquire into the brutal killing of All Bodo Minority Students Union (ABMSU) president Lafikul Islam,
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?
May 23, 2016
Sonowal ministry to start with 17 MLAs, allies want more of ministerial pieA new ministry is required to have 19 members but Sonowal is likely to start off with 17 legislators.
Apr 11, 2016
Assam poll 2016: Tired of playing second fiddle to Bhutan, border town Garageline votes for a better tomorrowTamulpur MLA Emmanuel Mosahary allegedly did not visit Garageline in Assam on the Indo-Bhutan border even once after winning the last Assembly election.
Apr 09, 2016
Assam 2016: For many non-Bodos, this Assembly election is a fight against 'Bodo hegemony'Saddled precariously on a cauldron of widening linguistic and cultural differences, both Bodos and non-Bodos would have to come forward to find a political solution soon lest these differences spill over from an electoral battlefield to an actual battlefield.
Apr 02, 2016
Former rebel chieftain and Congress ally is now BJP's great big hope to grab power in AssamA former rebel chieftain, among the most active insurgent leaders in Assam's Bodo heartland between 1996 and 2003, is today a key ally for the BJP in Assam
Mar 25, 2016
Young at 81: Will Tarun Gogoi be fourth-time lucky to continue as chief minister?In 2001, the Congress under Gogoi’s leadership snatched power from the regional Asom Gana Parishad and the job was not too difficult.