Dissident minister renews demand for Tarun Gogoi`s ouster

A dissident minister in Assam government Siddeque Ahmed on Monday demanded the removal of CM Tarun Gogoi`s for "failing" to stop recurrent violence in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.

Dissident minister renews demand for Tarun Gogoi`s ouster

A dissident minister in Assam government Siddeque Ahmed on Monday demanded the removal of CM Tarun Gogoi`s for "failing" to stop recurrent violence in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.

Dissident minister renews demand for Tarun Gogoi`s ouster

A dissident minister in Assam government Siddeque Ahmed on Monday demanded the removal of Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi`s for "failing" to stop recurrent violence in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.

Assam Muslim employees may leave office early during Ramzan

The Assam Government employees belonging to the Muslim community were allowed to leave office at 4.30 PM, half an hour earlier than the scheduled time, during the month of Ramzan commencing from June 29.

Assam govt to pay Rs 20 lakh to officials killed on poll duty

Assam government on Thursday announced an ex-gratia of up to Rs 20 lakh to all officials killed during election duty in extremist violence.

Assam government mulling anti-superstition law

With attacks against persons suspected to be practising witchcraft on rise, the Assam government is planning to bring in an anti-superstition bill in the next session of the state Assembly.

Assam CM launches food security scheme campaign

Assam government launched a state-wide promotional campaign to showcase the centre`s ambitious food security scheme at the grassroots.

Assam to have 126 model hospitals, 60 to start thi

Assam government will set up 126 model hospitals in each of the assembly constituencies, state Health and Family Welfare Minister said.

Congress says no change of guard in Assam

The Congress on Friday ruled out a change of guard in Assam downplaying the issue of dissident MLAs coming in Delhi to protest against Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.

Union leader demands reply from PM, disrupts meet

The inaugural session of Indian labour conference was briefly disrupted by a union leader who demanded a "reply" from the Prime Minister on the alleged inaction of Assam government despite promising a CBI probe.

Assam Guv for spcl vehicles to seal river Indo-B`desh border

Assam Governor J B Patnaik today suggested patrolling of the porous India-Bangladesh border by special riverine vehicles to check illegal immigration.

BJP misleading people on infiltration: Congress

The ruling Congress in Assam today criticised state BJP President Sarbananda Sonowal for his statement that the UPA and Assam government ignored infiltration from Bangladesh, saying it was `misleading`.

Assam: Accountant commits suicide, blames sitting Congress MLA

A head accountant of Assam government`s Irrigation department allegedly committed suicide here, police said on Monday.

Rs 3 lakh for autorickshaw operator`s family

The sources said that Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi also said that the wife of Brajen Rajbongshi would be given suitable employment in government service.

BJP criticizes Assam govt, minister on KNP

BJP on Friday accused the Assam government of being involved in the act of settling down illegal migrants by clearing the jungle.

NRHC faults Assam govt in relief to riot victims

NRHC accused the Assam government of not taking adequate steps for rehabilitation of riot victims of Kokrajhar and other places.

Moily assures Assam govt of help to improve power

Assam Power Minister Pradyut Bordoloi made a presentation on the status of the various power projects and its various requirements and shortcomings.

Special Train to Chennai and Bangalore

Assam govt arranged a special train for Chennai and Bangalore on September 20.

Gogoi directs admn to ensure facilities for camp inmates

Gogoi has directed the GoM to proceed to the riot affected districts immediately.

Ethnic violence: Nab ring leaders, Centre to Assam govt

Centre directed the Assam govt to nab the "ring leaders" involved in ethnic violence in the state but ruled out a Bangladeshi hand in the trouble.