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Gogoi meets senior Congress leaders

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 01:19

Facing revolt, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday met senior Congress leaders here to discuss the situation in the state where a senior minister has quit the government expressing no confidence in his leadership.

Irani seeks Gogoi`s intervention for implementation of schemes

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 19:49

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Zubin Irani has sought Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi`s intervention for timely implementation of various schemes related to education in the state.

NSG says no to VVIP security duties in the future

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:10

The NSG, which protects the most `vulnerable` VVIPs of the country, has decided to stop taking any more protectees under its elite `black cat` commando security cover.

Gogoi meets senior party MLAs to select new set of ministers

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 22:37

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday met senior Congress MLAs to start the process of selecting a new set of ministers following the exit of three dissidents from his team.

Tarun Gogoi reallocates portfolios to four ministers

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 21:13

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi reallocated portfolios to four ministers in his cabinet after dropping two ministers yesterday consequent to the resignation of dissident minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.

Backed by Congress high command, Assam CM removes two dissident ministers

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 00:24

Apparently backed by the Congress high command, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Late Tuesday cracked down on dissidents pressing for his ouster sacking two ministers and accepting the resignation of top rebel leader Himant Biswa Sarma.

Assam protests infiltration of Bangladeshis in India

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 15:56

Various activist groups, including tribal organisations and the All Assam Students Union, staged a protest in Assam against the state government for its inability to stop Bangladeshis from infiltrating into the state.

Not a rebellion against Rahul: Congress on Assam minister

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 17:45

The Congress Monday said the resignation of Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was not a rebellion against party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

Gogoi denies Sarma`s allegations

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 17:40

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday denied that he had suggested reshuffle of his ministry after every four months as alleged by dissident minister Himanta Biswa Sarma after tendering his resignation to Governor J B Patnaik here today.

Dissidence against Tarun Gogoi grows, 32 Congress MLAs resign

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 08:49

The political crisis in Assam further deepened when 32 Congress MLAs led by State`s Education and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quit on Monday demanding the immediate ouster of Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.

No change of guard in Assam under pressure: Congress

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 21:13

Unfazed by the dissidence in Assam against Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, Congress high command on Thursday signalled that there was unlikely to be any change under pressure and no deadlines could be given to the leadership.

Assam Congress headed for split over Tarun Gogoi

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 11:10

The Assam unit of the Congress party is apparently divided over the continuation of Tarun Gogoi as Chief Minister as over 40 dissident MLAs have threatened to dislodge him as the leader of Congress Legislature Party (ACLP) if the central leadership fails to pay heed to their demand.