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Himanta Biswa Sarma

Sarma commits citizenship for Bengali Hindus, jobs

The issue of D-voters is one of the most contentious topics in Assam's political and social sphere

21 Apr 2024 1:06 AM

Will get Rahul arrested after elections: Biswa

Gandhi dared the Himanta Biswa Sarma-led government to file as many cases as it can and said that he will not be intimidated

25 Jan 2024 1:08 AM

Congress Yatra: Himanta Orders FIR Against Rahul

The yatra was stopped from entering the state capital Guwahati on Tuesday, leading to protests by Congress workers

24 Jan 2024 1:41 AM

AA Edit | Assam: It’ll be good if AFSPA goes

While the announcement had a hint of a disclaimer and conditionality, it will have a largely positive bearing on the entire region

24 May 2023 12:05 AM

Anita Katyal | Rahul shave made into a hairy affair; time for Cabinet reshuffle?

The trip to Varanasi had to be called off due to unforeseen circumstances. So the beard stays for now, till an auspicious muhurat is found

19 Feb 2023 12:00 AM


AA Edit | Centre must help resolve border flareups in N-E

The Centre is likely to be concerned that the next round of talks, due later this month, is not derailed on account of the recent incident

25 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Assam to change names of places to match culture, traditions: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Sarma informed that a portal will be launched to invite suggestions on change of names

16 Feb 2022 11:48 AM

Assam chief minister hands over Rs 4 lakh FD each to 1,105 ex-NDFB rebelds

The chief minister also motivated the former rebels to focus on agriculture and allied sectors

07 Dec 2021 7:23 AM

AA Edit | Himanta’s scaremongering

Himanta Biswa Sarma said Assam was on the way to becoming the next Kashmir. What exactly does he mean?

23 Sep 2021 2:21 AM

Assam: BPF knocks at BJP door after exiting Congress’ Mahajot

The chief minister told us that he wants to have an inclusive govt and if someone wants friendship with BJP, the party will deliberate on it

05 Sep 2021 8:22 AM


After Mizoram, now border dispute of Assam with Arunachal comes into limelight

Arunachal students mount pressure on the state to protest against highhandedness of Assam police

03 Aug 2021 2:13 AM

Setback to Congress as another MLA joins ruling BJP in Assam

Earlier, four-time MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi, who was the lone Congress MLA from the Tea Tribe community, had resigned as an MLA in June

02 Aug 2021 7:34 AM

6 cops die as Assam, Mizoram border row intensifies

In the evening, a crowd resorted to indiscriminate firing on an Assam police team

27 Jul 2021 9:22 AM

Muslims will face no loss due to CAA: RSS chief

Bhagwat says two frameworks do not create any Hindu-Muslim divide

22 Jul 2021 12:55 AM

Grenade blast in Assam kills two

The incident comes days after Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s appeal to Ulfa-I commander-in-chief to shun the path of violence

15 May 2021 8:12 AM


BJP legislature party meet to decide on CM candidate for Assam

The state unit of the party is abuzz that around 40 MLAs, including alliance partners, are backing Mr Sarma

09 May 2021 1:43 AM

Assam govt to increase minimum wage of tea workers soon

The notification to be issued in ten days

06 Feb 2021 5:38 PM

Five year term was not enough for BJP govt to drive out Mughals from Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Sarma told reporters that his government has decided to approach the SC after the polls next year for complete re-verification of NRC

06 Nov 2020 2:26 PM

BJP's key strategist says he won't contest Assam election

The election will be due next year but there's speculation already who will be the next chief minister

26 Aug 2020 8:31 AM

Assam to gift scooty to 22,000 girls students who secured 1st division in 12th boards

Assam asks teachers to go for compulsory Covid-19 test and report to school with a negative report on September 1

19 Aug 2020 6:50 PM