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Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP surpasses 2014 tally in Assam, wins 9 seats

Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP surpasses 2014 tally in Assam, wins 9 seats

The primary contest in Assam was between BJP and Congress. 

May 23, 2019, 06:48 AM IST
Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 of Assam on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 of Assam on Zee News

The counting will begin at 8 am across the two states and one union territory. 

May 22, 2019, 20:48 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Counting in Assam on Thursday

Lok Sabha election 2019: Counting in Assam on Thursday

Assam recorded a total voter turnout of 81.53 per cent. 

May 22, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Assam: 11 injured in Guwahati grenade blast; red alert issued

Assam: 11 injured in Guwahati grenade blast; red alert issued

 An anti-talk faction of ULFA led by Paresh Baruah has claimed responsibility for the blast.

May 16, 2019, 06:59 AM IST
Five Delhi-bound Rohingya Muslims arrested at Guwahati railway station

Five Delhi-bound Rohingya Muslims arrested at Guwahati railway station

The Government Railway Police (GRP) on Tuesday arrested at least five Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, including a woman, from Guwahati railway station. Initially, the woman and two men were

May 14, 2019, 18:29 PM IST
Curfew extended till 7 am of May 14 in Assam's Hailakandi

Curfew extended till 7 am of May 14 in Assam's Hailakandi

The curfew was to be in force till 7 am on Monday, as per earlier orders of the state government.

May 13, 2019, 00:20 AM IST
Assam clashes: CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders probe; prohibitory orders issued in Hailakandi

Assam clashes: CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders probe; prohibitory orders issued in Hailakandi

The clashes broke out between two groups during the afternoon prayers outside a mosque in Marwaripatti of the district.

May 10, 2019, 21:48 PM IST
Assam HSLC Result 2019: SEBA to declare Class 10 result on this date at Sebaonline.org, Resultsassam.nic.in

Assam HSLC Result 2019: SEBA to declare Class 10 result on this date at Sebaonline.org, Resultsassam.nic.in

Assam HSLC Result 2019: Steps to check Class 10 results 2019  

May 10, 2019, 15:04 PM IST
Army, Assam Police apprehends KLO terrorist in Tinsukia

Army, Assam Police apprehends KLO terrorist in Tinsukia

The Eastern Command of the Army tweeted that the terrorist was arrested on May 6 (Monday) and several items recovered from him.

May 08, 2019, 18:57 PM IST
NRC can be published before July 31 but not after that: SC

NRC can be published before July 31 but not after that: SC

A special bench of Chief Justice (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi and Justice RF Nariman allowed Prateek Hajela, the NRC coordinator, to use his discretion to proceed as per the law if objectors don't appear.

May 08, 2019, 16:17 PM IST
72-year-old man arrested at Dibrugarh airport for carrying nine gold biscuits

72-year-old man arrested at Dibrugarh airport for carrying nine gold biscuits

Zee Hindustan's Anjanil Kashyap reports that the Chamanlal Mehta had strapped the gold biscuits under his clothing, hoping that security checks would be lenient considering his age.

May 08, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
Assam: 8 Bangladeshi nationals arrested in Guwahati

Assam: 8 Bangladeshi nationals arrested in Guwahati

They were apprehended at the Guwahati Railway station on April 22, reported ANI. 

Apr 24, 2019, 15:15 PM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Assam in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Assam in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

There are two sitting MPs-AIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal in Dhubri and independent Naba Sarania in Kokrajhar- besides state social welfare minister Pramila Rani Brahma of the BPF in Kokrajhar and

Apr 22, 2019, 12:18 PM IST
Polling officials meet with an accident in Assam, army comes to rescue

Polling officials meet with an accident in Assam, army comes to rescue

Police jeep on election duty met with the accident while escorting a convoy carrying EVM machines near Bokajan village in Karbi, leaving three policemen and one civilian injured. 

Apr 19, 2019, 19:35 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi on eve of 2nd phase of voting

Lok Sabha election 2019: Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi on eve of 2nd phase of voting

Five seats in Assam will go to polls on Thursday. 

Apr 17, 2019, 21:59 PM IST
Full list of all candidates going to polls in Assam in second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of all candidates going to polls in Assam in second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Voting will be held in five Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam on Thursday in the second phase of the general election. There is likely to be a direct battle between ruling BJP and the Congress on

Apr 17, 2019, 14:01 PM IST
Boy with golden spoon can only drink tea, not make it: Narendra Modi's dig at Rahul Gandhi

Boy with golden spoon can only drink tea, not make it: Narendra Modi's dig at Rahul Gandhi

Congress has often attacked PM Narendra Modi over his humble origins. PM Modi has himself often referred to it to connect with people at large.

Apr 11, 2019, 17:41 PM IST
Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency of Assam. 

Apr 09, 2019, 17:55 PM IST
Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam. 

Apr 09, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Kokrajhar Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Kokrajhar Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Kokrajhar Lok Sabha constituency of Assam. 

Apr 09, 2019, 17:33 PM IST