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The Telegraph
AASU heat on Hindu migrantstake additional burden of illegal foreigners who entered the state after 1971,"
AASU heat on Hindu migrants
The Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
take additional burden of illegal foreigners who entered the state after 1971," Nath said. Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi, too, questioned the latest move of the Centre. "At a time when the Modi government is resorting to delaying... Read more
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The Telegraph
Oil hub dream for Assamroyalty of Rs 1,450 crore from OIL and ONGC. "We have resolved to help the Assa
Oil hub dream for Assam
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
royalty of Rs 1,450 crore from OIL and ONGC. "We have resolved to help the Assam government to start the legal process to get their share of royalty. I had told former chief minister Tarun Gogoi to approach the court regarding the payment," he... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre to help Assam in claiming oil royalty: Pradhan - newkerala.com #81390to the state government in this regard," Pradhan said while adding that he had
Centre to help Assam in claiming oil royalty: Pradhan - newkerala.com #81390
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to the state government in this regard," Pradhan said while adding that he had also told the former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi to approach the court regarding the payment. "The then Assam government, however, did not take up the matter... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Akhilesh Yadav, three former CMs likely to lose NSG coverAkhilesh Yadav besides former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad, former Tamil Na
Akhilesh Yadav, three former CMs likely to lose NSG cover
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Akhilesh Yadav besides former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad, former Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi and former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi could now be protected by a paramilitary force, multiple home ministry sources told HT. Though protection for... Read more
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dna
Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit to head panel for Indira Gandhi Birth CentenaryRahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh as members. The Indira Gandhi Birth Centenary
Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit to head panel for Indira Gandhi Birth Centenary
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh as members. The Indira Gandhi Birth Centenary Celebrations Committee also includes Tarun Gogoi, Karan Singh, Madhavsinh Solanki, A K Antony, Mohsina Kidwai, Shivraj Patil, P Chidambaram, Sushilkumar Shinde... Read more
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New Kerala
Sonia forms two panels for birth centenary celebrations of Indira Gandhi - newkerala.com #80857Karan Singh, Shivraj Patil, Madhavsinh Solanki, Sushil Kumar Shinde, Mallikarju
Sonia forms two panels for birth centenary celebrations of Indira Gandhi - newkerala.com #80857
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Karan Singh, Shivraj Patil, Madhavsinh Solanki, Sushil Kumar Shinde, Mallikarjun Kharge, Mohsina Kidwai, Sheila Dikshit, Tarun Gogoi, P. Chidambaram, Lalthanhawla, Anand Sharma, Mani Shankar Aiyar, R.K. Dhawan, Kumari Selja, Oscar Fernandes,... Read more
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New Kerala
Meghalaya CM asks BJP to snap out of euphoria - newkerala.com #80516again and again. Look at Assam, what was happening 15 years ago, and after the
Meghalaya CM asks BJP to snap out of euphoria - newkerala.com #80516
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
again and again. Look at Assam, what was happening 15 years ago, and after the Congress government under the leadership of Tarun Gogoi as Chief Minister. People should see and compare," Sangma said. Reacting to the Congress' defeat in last month's... Read more
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The Telegraph
Himanta picks up Gogoi gauntletHimanta Biswa Sarma today said he was ready to respond to the charges levelled
Himanta picks up Gogoi gauntlet
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Himanta Biswa Sarma today said he was ready to respond to the charges levelled against him by former chief minister Tarun Gogoi on the issue of a white paper yesterday. Speaking to reporters in Majuli after participating in the... Read more
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dna
Different time zone for the North-East? Assam govt to take demand to Centrethey will succeed in convincing Delhi, in which the last government had failed.
Different time zone for the North-East? Assam govt to take demand to Centre
dna / Posted 4 days ago
they will succeed in convincing Delhi, in which the last government had failed. In January 2014, former chief minister Tarun Gogoi had demanded a separate time zone as it would boost productivity. Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma, the most... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gogoi bins BJP claim on Assam debt statusTarun Gogoi addresses the news conference in Guwahati on Monday. (PTI) Guwahat
Gogoi bins BJP claim on Assam debt status
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Tarun Gogoi addresses the news conference in Guwahati on Monday. (PTI) Guwahati, June 20: Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today said he would submit a white paper to counter the new BJP-led government's claim that it had inherited Rs... Read more
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New Kerala
Assam elections: Polarisation over Bangla immigrants led to BJP victory ( - newkerala.com #79155Janata Party's Sarbanand Sonowal has become the 14th Chief Minister of Assam, e
Assam elections: Polarisation over Bangla immigrants led to BJP victory ( - newkerala.com #79155
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Janata Party's Sarbanand Sonowal has become the 14th Chief Minister of Assam, ending the unprecedented 15-year tenure of Tarun Gogoi of the Congress. There are a number of reasons which have seen BJP conquer another impregnable Congress... Read more
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The Telegraph
Boon for teachers, worry over schoolsminister. Before completing the appointment process, he left the Congress becau
Boon for teachers, worry over schools
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
minister. Before completing the appointment process, he left the Congress because of differences with then chief minister Tarun Gogoi. When Sarat Borkataky became education minister, a list of selected candidates was prepared. But the appointment... Read more
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The Economic Times
In Odisha, BJP has little hope of stopping Naveen Patnaik from getting a fifth consecutive termwhich it won through a coalition, helped in no small measure by anti-incumbency
In Odisha, BJP has little hope of stopping Naveen Patnaik from getting a fifth consecutive term
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
which it won through a coalition, helped in no small measure by anti-incumbency against former Congress chief minister Tarun Gogoi, who had won three consecutive terms. The BJP is facing a similar scenario in Odisha, with three years to go for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Anjan Dutta passes away in Delhithree-time legislator from Amguri in Sivasagar district, Dutta had literally wo
Anjan Dutta passes away in Delhi
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
three-time legislator from Amguri in Sivasagar district, Dutta had literally worked overtime when former chief minister Tarun Gogoi was facing dissidence within the Congress Legislature Party (CLP). According to PCC secretary Kalyan Gogoi, a... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailwill be remembered by all. I offer my deep condolence Dutta's longtime close a
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 9 days ago
will be remembered by all. I offer my deep condolence Dutta's longtime close associate and former chief minister Tarun Gogoi said: "We are very sad about his untimely demise. He was very young. It is a big loss not only to Congress, but... Read more
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dna
Assam Congress chief and Tarun Gogoi's close aide Anjan Dutta passes awayin Assam. Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi had met him on May 25. Dutta, a
Assam Congress chief and Tarun Gogoi's close aide Anjan Dutta passes away
dna / Posted 9 days ago
in Assam. Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi had met him on May 25. Dutta, a close confidante of former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, was a Cabinet Minister handling several departments including transport, in the state in the past. He was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes away at 64in Assam. Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi had met him on May 25. Dutta,
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes away at 64
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
in Assam. Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi had met him on May 25. Dutta, a close confidante of former chief minister Tarun Gogoi, was a cabinet minister handling several departments including transport, in the state in the past. He had been... Read more
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The Hindu
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes awayAnjan Dutta was a close confidante of former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, and wa
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes away
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Anjan Dutta was a close confidante of former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, and was a Cabinet Minister in the state in the past. Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Anjan Dutta passed away on Thursday morning at the AIIMS hospital in New Delhi... Read more
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The Financial Express
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes awayhad unsuccessfully contested the recent Assembly elections in Assam. Dutta, a
Assam Congress chief Anjan Dutta passes away
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
had unsuccessfully contested the recent Assembly elections in Assam. Dutta, a close confidante of former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, was a Cabinet Minister handling several departments including transport, in the state in the past. He was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tiger skin, Rs 2 crore in cash seized from Assam forest official’s househouse. (HT Photo) Many officials of the Assam forest department faced corrupti
Tiger skin, Rs 2 crore in cash seized from Assam forest official’s house
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
house. (HT Photo) Many officials of the Assam forest department faced corruption charges in the third term of the Tarun Gogoi-led Congress government, which was ousted by the Bharatiya Janata Party in the recently held elections. The new... Read more
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The Hindu
A mixture of old and new faces likely in Congress restrucuringnot like old people: he knows that with age comes experience that is necessary
A mixture of old and new faces likely in Congress restrucuring
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
not like old people: he knows that with age comes experience that is necessary for the party. Look at the way he stuck with Tarun Gogoi in Assam, even though he was in his third term as Chief Minister.” Indeed, with the Congress reeling from crisis... Read more
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The Hindu
A mixture of old and new faces likelyin Congress restrucuringnot like old people: he knows that with age comes experience that is necessary
A mixture of old and new faces likelyin Congress restrucuring
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
not like old people: he knows that with age comes experience that is necessary for the party. Look at the way he stuck with Tarun Gogoi in Assam, even though he was in his third term as Chief Minister.” Indeed, with the Congress reeling from crisis... Read more
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asianage
In Northeast, game over for Congress?Now the government in Itanagar is headed by the PPA-BJP combine. Next, it was
In Northeast, game over for Congress?
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
Now the government in Itanagar is headed by the PPA-BJP combine. Next, it was Assam’s turn to bid farewell to the 15-year Tarun Gogoi government. The electorate, with 85 per cent turning up to vote, gave a decisive mandate in favour of the BJP.... Read more
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dna
BJP govt in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: CM Sonowal to PM Modifinancial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that
BJP govt in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: CM Sonowal to PM Modi
dna / Posted 14 days ago
financial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that his government "inherited" from the previous Tarun Gogoi government "about Rs 10,000 crore committed liabilities". Sonowal said while the state Government has been... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP government in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: Sarbananda Sonowalfinancial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that
BJP government in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: Sarbananda Sonowal
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
financial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that his government "inherited" from the previous Tarun Gogoi government "about Rs 10,000 crore committed liabilities". Sonowal said while the state Government has been... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP govt in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: Sonowalfinancial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that
BJP govt in Assam inherited Rs 10,000 crore liabilities: Sonowal
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
financial condition to the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister pointed out that his government "inherited" from the previous Tarun Gogoi government "about Rs 10,000 crore committed liabilities". Sonowal said while the state Government has been... Read more
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dna
Rahul vs Congress: party’s debacle cannot solely be attributed to the Gandhi scion’s misjudgementSheila Dikshit was voted out despite her unparalleled development track record.
Rahul vs Congress: party’s debacle cannot solely be attributed to the Gandhi scion’s misjudgement
dna / Posted 15 days ago
Sheila Dikshit was voted out despite her unparalleled development track record. Huge anti-incumbency apart, Assam CM Tarun Gogoi paid the price for two foibles — one of his own making and the other about which he could do little. Call it... Read more
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The Telegraph
Akhil rekindles APSC graft chargetill December 2014. Akhil said BJP leader and minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, wh
Akhil rekindles APSC graft charge
The Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
till December 2014. Akhil said BJP leader and minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who was once a cabinet minister in the Tarun Gogoi government, became vocal against Paul when he started dissidence in the party. "Now he is a powerful minister in... Read more
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The Financial Express
With UP in mind, Muslims to float common front to take on ‘communal forces’some secular parties to forge strong alliance between Congress and the AIUDF an
With UP in mind, Muslims to float common front to take on ‘communal forces’
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
some secular parties to forge strong alliance between Congress and the AIUDF and other groups, former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was reluctant. The result was a rout of Congress as well as decline in the number of seats of Ajmal’s... Read more
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New Kerala
With UP in mind, Muslims to float common front to take on 'communal forces' - newkerala.com #74131some secular parties to forge strong alliance between Congress and the AIUDF an
With UP in mind, Muslims to float common front to take on 'communal forces' - newkerala.com #74131
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
some secular parties to forge strong alliance between Congress and the AIUDF and other groups, former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was reluctant. The result was a rout of Congress as well as decline in the number of seats of Ajmal's... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailAssembly elections. Still reeling from the loss of Assam, a state it had rule
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 18 days ago
Assembly elections. Still reeling from the loss of Assam, a state it had ruled for 15 years under the stewardship of Tarun Gogoi, to the BJP last month, Congress faced rebellion in its ranks in Meghalaya, where it rules with a razor thin... Read more
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The Financial Express
Congress faces fresh crisis: 6 MLAs in Tripura quitAssembly elections. Still reeling from the loss of Assam, a state it had ruled
Congress faces fresh crisis: 6 MLAs in Tripura quit
The Financial Express / Posted 18 days ago
Assembly elections. Still reeling from the loss of Assam, a state it had ruled for 15 years under the stewardship of Tarun Gogoi, to the BJP last month, Congress faced rebellion in its ranks in Meghalaya, where it rules with a razor thin... Read more
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The Economic Times
A look at the shadow Chief Ministers of West Bengal, Assam, Kerala & Tamil NaduMLA from Nazira constituency, belong to Ahom community Ahom dynasty ruled Ass
A look at the shadow Chief Ministers of West Bengal, Assam, Kerala & Tamil Nadu
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
MLA from Nazira constituency, belong to Ahom community Ahom dynasty ruled Assam for centuries. Former chief minister Tarun Gogoi too hails from Ahom community. Gogoi was keen to hold legislature party leader but senior Congress leader CP... Read more
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Business Standard India
Is Rahul Gandhi going to be elevated? Does it even matter?Gandhi remain where he is may look like a demotion for him Rahul Gandhi is tak
Is Rahul Gandhi going to be elevated? Does it even matter?
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
Gandhi remain where he is may look like a demotion for him Rahul Gandhi is taking most important decisions: he decided Tarun Gogoi must be the face of the Congress in Assam; he conceded a truce with Punjab Congress leader Amrinder Singh after... Read more
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The Telegraph
Language, attire diversity in HouseBPF proposed his name and an equal number of MLAs seconded it. Chief minister
Language, attire diversity in House
The Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
BPF proposed his name and an equal number of MLAs seconded it. Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, former chief ministers Tarun Gogoi and Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, former Speaker Pranab Gogoi, several ministers and MLAs congratulated Dass, a... Read more
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The Financial Express
Newly-elected members take oath in Assam Assemblyand his nine council of ministers drawn from BJP and alliance partner parties A
Newly-elected members take oath in Assam Assembly
The Financial Express / Posted 24 days ago
and his nine council of ministers drawn from BJP and alliance partner parties AGP and BPF, former three-time Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi also took oath as a legislator. BJP MLA from Sorbhog was elected as Speaker of the 14th Assembly unopposed with... Read more
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asianage
Rahul to take charge? Amarinder Singh hints at change in Cong top brassdebacle in four states. "Every election has its own issues. We do not see stat
Rahul to take charge? Amarinder Singh hints at change in Cong top brass
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
debacle in four states. "Every election has its own issues. We do not see state elections in terms of any individual -- Tarun Gogoi or Oommen Chandy. We will analyse causes where we need to do better... We will discuss this in a cordial... Read more
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asianage
Rahul Gandhi may ascend Congress throne by end of Junedebacle in four states. "Every election has its own issues. We do not see stat
Rahul Gandhi may ascend Congress throne by end of June
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
debacle in four states. "Every election has its own issues. We do not see state elections in terms of any individual -- Tarun Gogoi or Oommen Chandy. We will analyse causes where we need to do better... We will discuss this in a cordial... Read more
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New Kerala
First session of newly elected Assam Assembly begins today - newkerala.com #70746oath taking ceremony of newly elected MLAs. Senior BJP leader Hitendra Nath Go
First session of newly elected Assam Assembly begins today - newkerala.com #70746
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
oath taking ceremony of newly elected MLAs. Senior BJP leader Hitendra Nath Goswami was elected as the Chief Whip of the party. Congress Legislature party also meet yesterday which was attended among others by the former chief minister Tarun Go... Read more
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The Telegraph
'New face' Debabrata CLP leaderMost of the MLAs were in favour of appointing a "new face" to revive the party,
'New face' Debabrata CLP leader
The Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Most of the MLAs were in favour of appointing a "new face" to revive the party, party insiders said. Former chief minister Tarun Gogoi had ruled himself out soon after the meeting. AICC secretary Bhupen Kumar Borah and PCC general secretary Anil... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress lost not due to split in Muslim vote: OwaisiKerala too, the Muslim League was in alliance with the Congress and won 18 out
Congress lost not due to split in Muslim vote: Owaisi
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Kerala too, the Muslim League was in alliance with the Congress and won 18 out of the 20 seats where it contested. Tarun Gogoi in Assam recovered some of his seats from Lower Assam, from the Muslim-majority areas,” he said. “Mr. Gogoi lost... Read more
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asianage
How to tackle Assam illegal immigrants'not implement them as his alliance partner would not support him. During the la
How to tackle Assam illegal immigrants'
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
not implement them as his alliance partner would not support him. During the latter half of my tenure the Congress under Tarun Gogoi came to power. I had a good equation with him except over illegal migration, on which we had sharp differences.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress' season of discontentPilot in Rajasthan, Ashok Chaudhry in Bihar, Ashok Tanwar in Haryana, etc - Rah
Congress' season of discontent
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
Pilot in Rajasthan, Ashok Chaudhry in Bihar, Ashok Tanwar in Haryana, etc - Rahul Gandhi kept faith with octogenarian Tarun Gogoi in Assam, letting him lead the party into the crucial Assembly polls despite a three-term anti-incumbency mood... Read more
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dna
Campaign Girlshe says, giving the example of the BJP campaign against anti-incumbency in the
Campaign Girl
dna / Posted 27 days ago
she says, giving the example of the BJP campaign against anti-incumbency in the state that had been ruled by Congress' Tarun Gogoi for 15 years. Shubhrastha is currently on a month-long Legislative Fellowship Program organised by the US State... Read more
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The Telegraph
Cong MLAs in favour of new faceCongress leader Tarun Gogoi pays floral tribute to a portrait of Jawaharlal Neh
Cong MLAs in favour of new face
The Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Congress leader Tarun Gogoi pays floral tribute to a portrait of Jawaharlal Nehru on the latter’s death anniversary at Rajiv Bhavan in Guwahati on Friday. Picture by UB Photos Guwahati, May 27: The 26 recently elected Congress MLAs authorised the... Read more
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The Telegraph
6 tribes push for ST statusMorans, Muttocks, Koch Rajbongshis, Sutias and tea tribes - are awaiting recogn
6 tribes push for ST status
The Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Morans, Muttocks, Koch Rajbongshis, Sutias and tea tribes - are awaiting recognition as Scheduled Tribes. The erstwhile Tarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST status to these tribes. The president of Moran... Read more
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The Telegraph
Six groups push for ST statusMorans, Muttocks, Koch Rajbongshis, Sutias and tea tribes - are awaiting recogn
Six groups push for ST status
The Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Morans, Muttocks, Koch Rajbongshis, Sutias and tea tribes - are awaiting recognition as Scheduled Tribes. The erstwhile Tarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST status to these tribes. President of Moran... Read more

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