Will contest the 2016 Assembly polls from Titabar seat: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday said he will contest in the 2016 Assembly Elections from the Titabar constituency in Jorhat district.

Rhino protection force to be raised in Assam

A Rhino Protection Force with more than twelve hundred personnel would be raised for protection of rhinos in the state, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said.

Congress aims big in Assam civic polls

Ruling Congress on Wednesday promised of doubling the allocation to Rs 1,000 crore in the next five years to 74 municipal boards and town committees across Assam if it wins the forthcoming elections of these.

Obama's speech on tolerance is indictment of Modi regime: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday termed US President Barack Obama's emphasis on religious tolerance as an indictment of "growing religious intolerance" during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rule.

Assam to set up Women, Child Development Agency: Gogoi

While hoisting the National Flag on occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebrations here Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said a Women and Child Development Agency will be set up in the state for improving overall condition of the women and children.

Package for Adivasi victims of NDFB(S) attack: Gogoi

The Assam government today said it would grant a special package for rehabilitation of Adivasi and other victims of ethnic clashes while asserting that actions were being taken to punish the culprits.

14 new Assam ministers sworn-in

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Friday reconstituted his ministry by inducting 14 new ministers.

New ministry will work for the people: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday dismissed suggestions that the reshuffle in his Council of Ministers was done with an eye on the 2016 Assembly polls in the state and said the new ministers would work for the people of the state.

Tarun Gogoi pays tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday paid tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his birthday and said the country should now strive for economic independence.

New Assam cabinet to be sworn-in Friday

 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi will Friday reconstitute his council of ministers, a Congress leader said Thursday.

Congress in Assam releases book on BJP's 'U-turns'

Launching a fresh attack on the BJP-led central government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Congress in Assam Wednesday released a handbook on the BJP government`s "U-turns" on various pre-poll commitments.

Assam Govt preparing separate Land Acquisition Bill: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday said his government is drafting a new Land Acquisition Bill for the state as he would not implement the Central Act that was recently amended through an Ordinance.

Assam ministers resign, CM to reconstitute cabinet

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday convened a meeting of the council of ministers, following which all the ministers resigned to pave the way for reconstitution of the cabinet which has been kept pending for many years.

All members of Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's ministry resign
All members of Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's ministry resign

Paving way for the much-awaited reshuffle, all the 14 members of Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's ministry today resigned from their respective positions.

Bihu is the lifeline of Assamese culture: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday said that Bihu is the lifeline of Assamese culture and binds together people of all faiths.

Will not implement Land Acquisition Act amendments: Tarun Gogoi

 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday strongly opposed the Centre's decision to amend the Land Acquisition Act through an ordinance and said his government will not implement it as it is against the interests of farmers.

Gogoi asked to stop animal fight during Bihu

Animal rights organisation Humane Society International (HSI) Friday urged Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi to take measures to stop buffaloes and birds' fight during the traditional Magh Bihu festival in the state.

 Assam massacre: NIA chief takes stock of situation in Sonitpur
Assam massacre: NIA chief takes stock of situation in Sonitpur

Sonitpur: The Director General of National Investigating Agency (NIA) Sharad Kumar arrived in Sonitpur district on Wednesday to take stock of the situation following the recent violence.

NIA chief in Assam, to visit violence-hit areas Wednesday

NIA chief Sharad Kumar reached Assam Tuesday to take stock of the central agency`s probe into the recent violence in Assam that left 81 people dead and over two lakh homeless.

Niti Ayog a think tank based on RSS ideology: Gogoi

Niti Ayog is going to be a think tank based on the ideology of RSS, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi alleged on Tuesday.