Though the Prime Minister did not name the "family", the reference was obviously to the Sonia Gandhi family.
During his visit to Assam's Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be greeted by a 48-hour (two-day) shutdown -- called by various groups demanding Scheduled Tribes status.
BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday said it was up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to decide if he should relinquish his post as union minister after being named as the party's Assam chief ministerial candidate.
Sagar Prasad Sharma is just a few days away from realising his dream of flying in his own chopper. Sharma, a class 3 drop-out from Dimow vilage in Dhemaji district of Assam, has built a helicopter on his own and it is almost ready to take off.
Fifty percent of government jobs in Assam will be reserved for women, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced on Monday, as he tabled a Rs.33,687.43 crore vote-on-account for the first six months of the 2016-17 fiscal.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday alleged the opposition BJP and some other parties are trying to incite communal tension in the state ahead of the Assembly polls.
A united opposition today forced Assam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya to curtail his speech on the opening day of the Budget Session and leave the
In a bid to boost its winnability in Assam polls, BJP's Parliamentary Board on Thursday declared Sarbananda Sonowal as its chief minister candidate for upcoming Assembly elections in the state.
In a major development, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday declared Sarbananda Sonowal as its chief minister candidate for upcoming Assam Assembly elections.
Three policemen were injured when unidentified persons hurled a grenade at them during patrol duty in Assam's Dima Hasao district in the wee hours today.
Assam Chief Minister has said that the Prime Minister was trying to mislead the people by saying that no development has taken place in Assam.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday dared Union minister and BJP state chief Sarbananda Sonowal to come out with a 'white paper' on achievements of former and present BJP governments instead of "spreading canards" against Congress dispensations.
With an aim to boost BJP's prospects in the upcoming Assam Assembly elections, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched BJP's election campaign from Kokrajhar by announcing a slew of initiatives, including tribal status to two communities.
The blast comes on the same day as Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off BJP’s election campaign in Assam.
I've come here today to work with you shoulder to shoulder to bring development to people, said Modi.
Assam CM Tarun Gogoi today appeared in a court here in in connection with a Rs 100 crore defamation case filed against him by BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sharma.
The Bodoland People's Front on Sunday announced that it would support BJP in the upcoming Assam Assembly polls.
Just days after an earthquake measuring 6.8 on Richter scale hit northeast India bordering Myanmar, fresh tremors were felt in Assam on Wednesday.
She alleged that Congress had failed to do much for the state during the last six decades.
The Assam wing of the BJP has filed an FIR against seven Congress leaders for allegedly attacking party workers during a protest in Guwahati.
Congress MLA Nilamani Sendeka had made the comment at a public meeting at Nalbari yesterday on the eve of Irani's visit.
Union Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday that the wind of change was blowing in Assam.
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday urged the Congress to expel Congress leader Nolamoni Sen Deka for making objectionable comment against union Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday.
Protests rocked different parts of Assam on Monday seeking Congress leader Nolamoni Sen Deka`s ouster from the party for making objectionable comment against union Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday.
Anup Chetia said that he was in favour the ongoing peace talks between the central government and ULFA for restoring peace in Assam.
An Assam Police constable was killed and two civilians were injured when a mob attacked a police team which was on way to recover stolen goods in Biswanath Chariali of Sonitpur district.
Police said that the victim, Dwipen Hazarika was seriously injured during the mob attack on the police team and succumbed to his injuries in the hospital.
ULFA general secretary Anup Chetia was on Wednesday granted bail in the last of the four cases registered against him, paving the way for his release from jail.
The full team of the Election Commission led by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Nasim Zaidi arrived in Assam on Monday to assess the preparedness ahead of next year`s legislative assembly elections.
A flash of fire and smoke were noticed on the roof of an AC 2-tier bogie of the Dibrugarh-New Delhi Rajdhani Express following which it was halted at New Cooch Behar railway station for over 90 minutes on Thursday.
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