27 Jun 2014
Kokrajhar (Assam): The Bodoland Peoples Front, an ally of Congress in Assam, broke its 13-year-old alliance with the party accusing it of non-cooperation in development of the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts.
20 Jun 2014
Guwahati: At a time when the country is in the grip of World Cup fever, a film brings out the inspiring tale of 40-odd girls from poor and agrarian families who are 'bending it like Beckham' in the hope that football will kick them out of drudgery.
19 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Against the backdrop of the NDA government nudging some governors appointed by the previous UPA regime to demit office, Assam Governor JB Patnaik on Thursday dismissed talk of him resigning and said there was no discussion on the matter during his meeting with Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
12 Jun 2014
Guwahati: In the wake of Superintendent of Police Nityananda Goswami's death in an encounter, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi warned DCs and SPs of the state that there will be zero tolerance for poor handling of law and order situation.
11 Jun 2014
Guwahati: A day after President Pranab Mukherjee emphasized on resolving the illegal immigration issue in the North-East on a priority basis, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi requested the Centre to develop a mechanism to go about the task.
23 Jun 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday said that he has not compromised with 'national security' by divulging the Central government’s proposal to grant visa-free entry to Bangladeshi nationals under the age of 18 and over 65 years.
07 Jun 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has directed the police department to intensify operations against KPLT insurgents in the wake of the killing of a Superintendent of Police and another policeman in an encounter with militants from the group in Karbi Anglong district.
21 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and his Maharashtra counterpart Prithviraj Chavan held talks with Congress central leadership in the national capital amid indications that a decision on replacement of Chief Ministers will be made soon starting with Assam.
20 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Rattled by the electoral debacle, the Congress is seriously considering replacing Chief Ministers of Maharashtra, Assam and Haryana in a major shake-up ahead of Assembly elections.
04 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Facing in-house rebellion in the wake of the party's poor show in Lok Sabha elections in the state, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday had two separate rounds of meeting with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in the national capital.