Himanta Biswa Sharma

BJP turned Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath arrested

BJP turned Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath arrested

The Guwahati police arrested BJP-turned-Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath in connection of alleged links with international car-lifting racket kingpin Anil Chauhan, including on charges of allegedly recommending car-pass for Chauhan to enter the premises of the Assam Legislative Assembly and MLA Hostel campus on Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015. Confirming this, Guwahati Police Commissioner Jyotirmoy […]

Health & Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quits – Politics of Assam gets more dirt

Health & Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quits – Politics of Assam gets more dirt

The most speculated dissent in Assam Congress MLAs came to a new but expected twist today with Himanta Biswa Sarma, once known as the right hand of the Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, putting down his resignation to the Governor of the state. Himanta Biswa Sarma, who resigned as the Health and Education Minister tweeted that […]

The suicide of couple in Brahmaputra – Slap on Assam Health Minister

The suicide of couple in Brahmaputra – Slap on Assam Health Minister

By- Staff Reporter For most of us, it was just another suicide. Well, Suicides have become so common in news today that they hardly make it to the inside pages of newspapers, leave alone breaking news headlines. But the recent incident where a couple in Assam committed suicide by jumping into the River Brahmaputra with […]

ULFA Acting Chairman slams Himanta Biswa Sharma on Folic Acid issue

ULFA Acting Chairman slams Himanta Biswa Sharma on Folic Acid issue

ULFA Acting Chairman Dr Abhijit Asom alias Dr Abhijit Bormon slammed State Health Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sharma for ongoing folic acid issue over the state. In a press release sent to Times of Assam, Dr Abhijit Asom has urged Himanta Biswa Sharma to disclose with what medical test folic acid was provided to female […]

ULFA bandh hits Sonia Gandhi’s Assam visit

By- Staff Reporter | Date- May 26, 2012 Normal life have been severely affected due to the 12 hour Assam bandh called by the banned outfit United Liberation Front of Assam(ULFA), in protest against the visit of the Congress President Sonia Gandhi to Guwahati on Saturday to attend celebrations marking one year of the third […]

Over 40,000 Teachers to be recruited in Assam in next 3 months

Assam will see a record 40,800 Teachers in Primary and ME Level getting recruited by the end of May this year. Amongst these vacancies, 28,000 of the TET passed candidates will be given appointment on contractual basis by early April while the remaining 12,800 posts would be put under regular appointments by May this year. […]

Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma a former militant, claims ULFA

Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma a former militant, claims ULFA

By- Barta Xompadok The hardliner faction of United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) claimed that Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was once an over ground member of the outfit. In a press release sent to Times of Assam, the publicity commander of the hardliner faction, Arunodoy Dohotiya stated that Himanta Biswa Sarma was a […]

Assam farmer killing and role of Akhil Gogoi

Assam farmer killing and role of Akhil Gogoi

By- Priyankan Goswami Akhil Gogoi, for the people of Assam is now more than a RTI activist or farmers leader. He is now a symbol of rebellion for whom both the young and the old takes to the streets at a single call of him. As termed by ULFA Supremo Paresh Baruah Akhil Gogoi is […]