The Assam Story and the Importance of Being Himanta

Jyotirmoy Prodhani As anticipated, following massive turn-around of the Mahajot (the conglomeration of Congress and AIUDF), hyped as the game changer, turned out to be a damp squib. In terms of mathematics though, Mahajot was a clean winner. In the last elections in 2016 the vote share of the political parties gave Congress a smart… Read More The Assam Story and the Importance of Being Himanta

Manipur High Court declares Election of Okram Henry Singh as ‘Null and Void’

The Manipur High Court on Thursday declared the election of Okram Henry Singh as member of 15-Wangkhei Assembly Constituency in the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly as ‘null and void’. The court has further held that Yumkham Erabot Singh duly elected as a member of 15-Wangkhei Assembly Constituency. The development comes after Erabot Singh filed an… Read More Manipur High Court declares Election of Okram Henry Singh as ‘Null and Void’

GHADC result ends with a neck-to-neck fight between Congress and NPP

As the counting of the votes for the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) comes to an end the Congress emerged as the single-majority with 12 seats in a neck-to-neck fight with the National People’s Party (NPP) which has bagged 11 seats. BJP has secured two seats, GNC got one and independent candidates secured three… Read More GHADC result ends with a neck-to-neck fight between Congress and NPP

Assam Election: Not only about winning, but also about buying

Arup Jyoti Das The final phase of Assam Assembly Election 2021 was over on April 6 which was the last polling date. With that, all the stakeholders got busy predicting and calculating possible results of the election. While both Mitrojot (BJP led alliance) and Mahajot (Congress-led alliance) are hopeful to form Government this time in… Read More Assam Election: Not only about winning, but also about buying