The BJP, of course, is part of the governments in Manipur, Nagaland and Meghalaya.
31 May 2019 12:05 AM
The MPs from the region have generally not been vocal inside Parliament, but that they have a voice is something that cannot be ignored.
25 Apr 2019 11:39 PM
The Asom Gana Parishad in Assam quit the Sarbananda Sonowal government and snapped ties with the BJP.
15 Feb 2019 12:26 AM
AASU is not amused at the timing of the Union Cabinet’s move to set up the committee to look into Clause 6 of the Assam Accord.
10 Jan 2019 12:10 AM
The Congress Party too tried to push the MNF to the wall by saying it had a secret alliance with the BJP, but that allegation did not work.
21 Dec 2018 12:21 AM
For the past four decades, Assam has been a witness to the murky politics of citizenship.
03 Aug 2018 5:22 AM
The matter was resolved with both sides reaching a compromise, but later that night, a mob had gathered and started the stone-pelting and arson.
07 Jun 2018 5:54 AM
The movement against the Citizenship Amendment Bill had started full blast.
24 May 2018 2:05 AM
Meghalaya has given a fractured mandate, but there is a clear story there — that the verdict has been anti-Congress.
05 Mar 2018 6:04 AM
In Assam and Manipur, the regional parties are minor partners of coalitions led by the BJP.
20 Jan 2018 12:08 AM
A UN report says although China has 21 per cent of the world’s population, it contains only seven per cent of the world’s freshwater supplies.
15 Dec 2017 3:21 AM
Zeliang claims support of 34 of the NPF’s 47 MLAs and seven of the eight Independent MLAs.
17 Jul 2017 3:26 AM
New Delhi actually sought to brush off the Chinese murmurs by saying Beijing was creating an “artificial controversy”.
12 Apr 2017 2:44 AM
It is indeed interesting to note how the BJP cobbled up the magic figure of 31.
17 Mar 2017 2:32 AM
This is for the first time in 15 years that the Congress is faced with a real Opposition that is threatening to unseat the party.
04 Mar 2017 5:19 AM
Nagaland has never elected a woman legislator since it attained statehood in 1963.
08 Feb 2017 6:15 AM
In the four ambushes since November 16, six soldiers and a civilian were killed, and at least 13 other soldiers were injured.
25 Jan 2017 2:07 AM
Ibobi Singh government ignored the UNC opposition, saying the move was initiated for “administrative convenience”.
23 Dec 2016 12:19 AM
Dhaka and Beijing have agreed to elevate ties to sort of a strategic partnership to cover defence or security-related issues.
13 Dec 2016 1:30 AM
Unspecified number of Hindus from Bangladesh gaining citizenship.
23 Nov 2016 12:57 AM