Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 07:24
Lok Sabha polls 2014 kicked off on Monday with nearly six million people casting their vote in five constituencies in Assam and one of two seats in Tripura. The Election Commission in New Delhi said the voter turnout in Assam was approximately 78 percent while in Tripura it was 85 percent.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 21:55
A high turnout of 85 percent was recorded for one Lok Sabha seat in Tripura, while Assam registered 76 percent in five seats in the first phase of the elections which began peacefully on Monday from the country`s North East.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 06:27
Around 60 percent of the electorate had cast their votes till 2 pm Monday as polling was held in one of the two constituencies in Left-ruled Tripura, an official said.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 15:49
Assam BJP chief Sarbananda Sonowal moving out from Dibrugarh may have given a sigh of relief to Congress` five-time MP from the seat Paban Singh Ghatowar but has made things tough for Congress` Ranee Narah, who is left to fight against Sonowal in Lakhimpur.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 09:48
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh accused the BJP of doing divisive politics and said such a party could not bring development.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 21:39
Assam Tea must be branded internationally with focus to promote Dibrugarh as the World`s Tea City, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi said here on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 19:36
Four suspected ULFA militants were arrested on Thursday and arms were seized from them by a joint team of the Army and police in Dibrugarh district.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 19:42
Security has been tightened across Assam in the wake of bomb blast by suspected militants in Dibrugarh district, in which a teenage girl was killed and nine persons injured.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 17:59
ULFA (Independent) on Wednesday denied its involvement in the bomb blast in Dibrugarh town in which a girl was killed and nine others injured.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 16:25
The ULFA(Independent) on Wednesday denied its involvement in the bomb blast in Dibrugarh town in which a girl was killed and nine others injured.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 15:42
A high alert was sounded across Assam, a day after militants triggered off a blast in Dibrugarh town.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 19:08
Suspected militants detonated a bomb killing a teenage girl and injuring 17 people, including a woman, in upper Assam`s tea town Dibrugarh on Tuesday.
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