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AGP back in NDA fold, BJP seals seat-sharing pacts across North-East

The gain in the N-E’s 25 Lok Sabha seats followed the party’s successful attempts in other key states including Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Bihar where it has managed to retain its allies despite some bickering and simmering discontent.

As AGP joins hands with BJP again, many in Assam feel betrayed

There was hope that AGP would become relevant again, now the youth are not sure.


Lok Sabha Elections 2019: AGP-BJP seal pre-poll alliance in Assam

In January this year, the AGP had walked out of the alliance with BJP after failing to convince the latter that the Citizenship Bill is a “threat” to the state and is considered to be against the basic principles of the 1985 Assam Accord.

After Asom Gana Parishad, 4 BJP allies in North East oppose Citizenship Bill, will discuss future

At least three more regional parties, in Tripura, Nagaland and Mizoram, all in the BJP’s 11-party North-East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), have called some provisions in the Bill a threat to indigenous communities.

AGP first list out, ‘friendly fight’ with BJP in some seats

The regional party is also expected to announce a second list of candidates in constituencies where the party will have a “friendly fight” with the BJP.

Massive protest against BJP calling NE people as 'immigrants'

The BJP’s vision document for the Delhi assembly elections was released on Tuesday.


Mahanta elected AGP president

Mahanta,who had led the regional party to electoral victory twice — in 1985 and 1996 — had to quit the top post following a controversy over alleged bigamy in 2001.

AASU stir against Bangla land-swap

While the AASU has begun a series of agitational programmes,the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and BJP state unit have launched a signature campaign against the deal.

The man who would be kingmaker

Once the election results are out,All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) leader Badruddin Ajmal sees himself as a potential kingmaker in Assam

Assam’s kingmaker weighs options afresh

Hagrama Mohilary bailed out Cong last time; ifs and buts involved this time