Assam legislative Assembly

Fewer women candidates make it to Assam assembly this time

Fewer women candidates make it to Assam assembly this time

Women representatives will thus comprise only 6.35 per cent of the 126-member house, lower than the 11.1 per cent in the last assembly.

May 21, 2016, 16:57 PM IST

Assam legislative Assembly adjourned sine-die

The 27-day session of the Assam Legislative assembly was adjourned sine die on Saturday, an official release said.

Aug 30, 2014, 16:39 PM IST

471 people died in communal clashes in Assam since 2001: Govt

As many as 471 persons lost their lives in communal clashes and 263 were injured in Assam since 2001, the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

Aug 05, 2014, 01:11 AM IST

Medical Bill tabled in Assam Assembly

Doctors in Assam will have to renew registration every 5 years with their updated academic and professional credentials as per Assam Medical Council (Amendment) Bill 2014.

Feb 10, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

Committee to inquire into denial of mediapersons

Assam government has constituted a one-man inquiry committee to probe into the incident related to the denial of entry of mediapersons into Assam Legislative Assembly premises.

Jun 01, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Gogoi directs implementation of social security schemes

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi directed the state`s Health and Family Welfare, Labour and Employment and Social Welfare departments to implement the social security schemes expeditiously.

Feb 22, 2013, 18:01 PM IST

Sanghamitra Bharali sentenced to four years in jail

Sanghamitra Bharali, a former assistant language officer in Assam legislative assembly, was on Wednesday sentenced to four years imprisonment.

Nov 21, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

Assam should become a growth engine: PM

Braving security threats by the anti-talk faction of the ULFA and a shutdown call by the militants, PM Manmohan Singh inaugurated the platinum jubilee celebration of the Assam legislative Assembly.

Apr 20, 2012, 16:59 PM IST