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Feb 23, 2019
Assam hooch tragedy: Toll rises to 102; state government cracks down on illicit liquor amid protestsThe toll in the Assam hooch tragedy has been rising with every passing hour, with over 400 still admitted in hospitals.
Feb 16, 2019
BJP's move to drop Citizenship Amendment Bill deprives Opposition in North East of strong political narrativeAfter the BJP dropped the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, the Opposition in the North East may have been deprived of the only issue it had.
Mar 05, 2018
Narendra Modi pausing North East victory speech on hearing azaan is part outreach to Muslims, part parleyFor Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stopping his speech at BJP headquarters on Saturday — on the party's performance in North East polls — for a few minutes so that azaan (prayers) from a nearby mosque could be completed, didn't seem to be anything out of the ordinary.
Mar 03, 2018
North East election results 2018: Narendra Modi pauses in the middle of victory speech on hearing azaanPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paused his speech for Azaan during his visit to the new BJP central office after party's stunning victory in Tripura
May 02, 2017
BJP's Assam govt combines consevation with free education, offers to waive off fees for planting a treeThe BJP government of Assam has launched a new scheme under which it will be offering free education to children in higher secondary and degree courses, provided they plant a tree and maintain a photographic record of its growth
Apr 01, 2016
Modi is such a big dictator that he comes to Assam and insults me: Tarun GogoiAttacking Gogoi, who is seeking a fourth straight term as Assam chief minister, Modi had said "It is no longer Tarun Gogoi, but Tarun go, go".
Mar 31, 2016
It's a bitter 'Modi vs Rahul' campaign in Assam as key issues take a back seatIn Assam, the stakes are high for BJP mascot and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah on one side, and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, and Chief Minister and Congress veteran Tarun Gogoi, on the other.
Mar 25, 2016
Young at 81: Will Tarun Gogoi be fourth-time lucky to continue as chief minister?In 2001, the Congress under Gogoi’s leadership snatched power from the regional Asom Gana Parishad and the job was not too difficult.
Jun 16, 2014
Assam Congress dissidence: Gogoi meets SoniaThe Congress leadership had asked Gogoi to patch up with he dissidents within a specific time failing which he should convene a meeting of Congress Legislature Party to elect a new leader.