2020-08-04 17:22:11| The Economic Times
Ruling BJP in Assam is targeting to win 100 plus seats in the assembly polls slated for early next year. BJP has 61 MLAs while its allies Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) had won 14 and 12 seats respectively in assembly polls in 2016.
2020-07-30 14:38:26| The Economic Times
After rebuffing a Cabinet proposal three times, Governor Kalraj Mishra on Wednesday agreed to convene a session of the Vidhan Sabha on August 14.
2020-07-29 20:30:20| The Economic Times
The Governor had turned down three earlier proposals, saying if the government wanted the assembly summoned at short notice it should state that it planned to hold a vote of confidence.
2020-07-29 00:49:47| The Economic Times
On his question if the government intended to bring a trust motion during the session, the Cabinet in its reply to the governor said it was the prerogative of the Business Advisory Committee of the assembly to finalise the agenda of the House during a session.
2020-07-28 14:59:41| The Economic Times
Inputs by poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team will be a "determining factor" in the TMC's ticket distribution for the 2021 West Bengal Assembly polls, after they played a pivotal role in effecting a major party rejig last week.