Assam Election 2021(Search results - 16)
Top StoriesMay 9, 2021, 1:31 PM IST
Himanta Biswa Sarma to be Assam's new Chief Minister
Himanta Biswa Sarma was unanimously elected as leader of the BJP legislature party during a meeting in Guwahati on Sunday. Former chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal proposed Sarma's name.
ElectionsMay 2, 2021, 6:59 AM IST
Assembly Election Results 2021 Live Updates: BJP wins Nandigram, but loses battle for West Bengal
The counting of votes polled in 822 assembly constituencies in Kerala, West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry continues amid tight Covid-19 guidelines.
ElectionsApr 7, 2021, 2:02 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE: 'Assam does not need a weak CM who is remote-controlled'
"People are extremely disappointed by the leadership of the current chief minister," Congress leader and two-term parliamentarian Gaurav Gogoi tells Asianet Newsable in an exclusive interview.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 11:46 AM IST
Voting amid pandemic: Here's how Election Commission pulled it off
The Election Commission had made elaborate arrangements to ensure the smooth progress of voting in 4 states and the Union Territory of Puducherry with adequate emphasis on maintaining Covid-appropriate behaviour. Let's take a look.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
Infected with Covid-19, but want to vote? Here's how
According to Election Commission guidelines, COVID-19-positive patients can go to the polling booth to vote between 6 pm and 7 pm, provided they have not applied for a postal ballot.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 9:46 PM IST
EC bars Himanta Biswa Sarma from campaigning for 48 hours
The Election Commission found substance in the Congress party's complaint against Sarma for openly threatened Hagrama Mohilary of sending him to jail by misusing a central agency.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 1:53 PM IST
EVM in Assam BJP leader's car: EC orders repolling, but denies EVM was tampered with
The Election Commission placed under suspension the Presiding Officer and three other officials for shifting the voting machine to another vehicle without checking its antecedents after their vehicle in which escorting the EVM to Karimganj after the polling got over at 6 pm on April 1, broke down.
ElectionsMar 28, 2021, 3:04 PM IST
Amit Shah: First phase of elections in Assam and WB show BJP victory
Addressing media persons in New Delhi, Amit Shah thanked the people of both states for a high turnout in the first phase of the election.
ElectionsMar 27, 2021, 9:38 AM IST
WB, Assam election 2021: 8.84% in Assam and 7.72% voter turnout recorded in West Bengal till 9 am
In Assam, 47 Assembly seats are going to polls, with 264 candidates in the fray. Voting is being held today in 30 of Bengal’s 294 Assembly seats.
ElectionsMar 20, 2021, 6:10 PM IST
PM Modi at Assam's tea garden: 'Only a Chaiwala will understand your issues'
Here are highlights of Prime Minister Modi's scathing attack on Congress while addressing a rally in Assam's Chabua.
ElectionsMar 19, 2021, 8:30 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2021 Live Updates: Mamata vows to avenge bullets with ballot
Join Asianet Newsable's relentless coverage of the assembly elections in West Bengal, Assam, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, and in the Union Territory of Puducherry
ElectionsMar 18, 2021, 1:05 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE: 'CAA is a political tool invoked by BJP to divide'
All India Mahila Congress President and Congress National Spokesperson Sushmita Dev spoke to Asianet Newsable's Yacoob about the party's election strategy in Assam, its next-generation leaders and why it believes it can win the 2021 elections.
Top StoriesMar 4, 2021, 1:20 PM IST
Poll Shorts: 'Metro Man is BJP's CM face in Kerala, Mamata the 'Bengal Tigress'
Here's what is doing the rounds in the election-bound states of Kerala, West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory of Puducherry.
Top StoriesMar 4, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
Badruddin Ajmal Exclusive: 'Alliance with Congress due to compulsion'
Assam's prominent Muslim face and All India United Democratic Front president Maulana Badruddin Ajmal speaks exclusively to Asianet Newsable's Yacoob on the 'Mahajath' in the poll-bound state and the issues on which the political alliance will reach out to the people.