Assam bypolls: Sons from famous political families win from respective seats

Two sons from separate political parties today won the Jamunamukh and Lakhipur seats during the bypolls in Assam, following the family tradition.

AIUDF leader arrested for molestation of minor maid

A local leader of the AIUDF was arrested on Saturday from inside the Rajdhani Express at Guwahati railway station for allegedly molesting his 12-year-old domestic help last year, the police said.

Gogoi should take immediate action against BPF: AIUDF

Principal opposition party in Assam AIUDF today said Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi should act immediately against Congress ally BPF in the wake of the recent violence if his intentions are true.

Richie Rich candidates in northeast poll fray

Nearly a third of the candidates contesting the Lok Sabha elections from the northeast are multi-millionaires.

Congress strong; BJP, AIUDF key players in Assam

Assam is one of the few states where the Congress party looks strong and hopes to do well in the coming Lok Sabha polls.

Congress strong; BJP, AIUDF key players in Assam

While the prospects of the corruption-tainted Congress appears dim in most of states, Assam is one of the few states where the party looks strong and hopes to do well in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Congress, BJP, AIUDF key players in Assam

A direct contest between the ruling Congress and the BJP is on the cards for a majority of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam going to poll, though the All India United Democratic Front is likely to do good in the minority-dominated seats.

Opposition members disrupt Assam Governor`s address in House

AGP, BJP and AIUDF members disrupted the customary address of Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik to the Assam Assembly on Monday.

Congress may ally with AIUDF in Assam: Gogoi

The Congress in Assam may go for an electoral alliance with the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) in the forthcoming general elections, said Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday.

Noisy scenes in Assam assembly, AIUDF MLAs expelled

All 18 members of opposition AIUDF were on Monday expelled from Assam Assembly on the opening day of the monsoon session by Speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi amidst noisy scenes.

Congress, AIUDF candidates file nomination for second RS seat

Congress and AIUDF candidates filed their nomination papers for the second Rajya Sabha seat from Assam on the last day of nominations on Monday.

AIUDF announces candidate for RS seat in Assam

The Opposition All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) on Saturday announced that party general secretary Aminul Islam would be its candidate for the second seat in the forthcoming Rajya Sabha polls in Assam on May 30.

Will form govt in 2016; Ajmal will be Assam CM: AIUDF

Assam`s principal opposition party, All India United Democratic Front today claimed it will form the next government in the state and its leader Maulana Badruddin Ajmal will become the next Chief Minister.

AIUDF stages walkout in Assam Assembly over updating NRC

The Assam Assembly today witnessed uproarious scenes over the issue of updating the NRC resulting in a brief walkout by the MLAs of principal opposition party All India United Democratic Front.

Algapur bypoll: AIUDF challenges Congress

The by-election to the Algapur Assembly constituency in south Assam on February 24 is poised to see a straight contest between the Congress and AIUDF.

AIUDF leaders making provocative statements: Cong

Accusing AIUDF of making provocative statements during campaigning for the panchayat polls, ruling Congress said such comments can affect peace.

Clash between Cong, AIDUF workers; six injured

Six persons were injured as supporters of the ruling Congress and principal opposition All India United Democratic Front clashed on Sunday.

Clash between Congress, AIDUF workers; six injured

Six persons were injured as supporters of the ruling Congress and principal opposition All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) clashed here on Sunday.

AIUDF should not politicise BTAD issue: Tarun Gogoi

The winter session of the Assam Assembly on Monady began on a stormy note with main opposition party AIUDF demanding a discussion on the recent clashes in lower Assam.

AIUDF for CBI inquiry into job card anomalies

AIUDF has demanded a CBI inquiry into the alleged anomalies and irregularities in job cards in NREGA in Assam`s Cachar district.