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Assam polls: Why did BJP spend crores on newspaper ad if confident of winning all Upper Assam seats, asks Congress
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Assam polls: Why did BJP spend crores on newspaper ad if confident of winning all Upper Assam seats, asks Congress

Congress also filed a police complaint against Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, BJP chief JP Nadda, and eight newspapers for 'camouflaging an ad as news' predicting BJP's victory in all Upper Assam seats

Assam Assembly election 2021, Gohpur profile: Congress fights to regain control of seat from BJP
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Assam Assembly election 2021, Gohpur profile: Congress fights to regain control of seat from BJP

Borah won the last polls with 58.26% of the vote share. The runner-up was the Congress' Monika Bora, who won 56,489 votes

Assam polls 2021: Congress releases list of 40 candidates; state chief Ripun Bora to contest from Gohpur
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Assam polls 2021: Congress releases list of 40 candidates; state chief Ripun Bora to contest from Gohpur

The party also fielded Rana Goswami from Jorhat, Subhramitra Gogoi from Sibsagar, Rajkumar Nilanetra Neog from Dibrugarh and Sibnath Chetia from Digboi

AIUDF not communal, will take call on CM candidate after Assam polls, says state Congress chief
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AIUDF not communal, will take call on CM candidate after Assam polls, says state Congress chief

Ripun Bora expressed confidence that Congress and its five allies will win over 101 of the 126 Assembly seats in the polls likely in March-April

Congress announces farm loan waiver, free power, NYAY scheme in poll-bound Assam
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Congress announces farm loan waiver, free power, NYAY scheme in poll-bound Assam

The sops for Assam where Assembly election is due in March-April this year were announced by state Congress president Ripun Bora at an interaction with mediapersons

Congress in Assam: Despite a series of defeats, young bloods prepare to fight back and help party 'rise like a phoenix'
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Congress in Assam: Despite a series of defeats, young bloods prepare to fight back and help party 'rise like a phoenix'

There is no question that Congress will have to use everything in their armamentarium to prove that to win again in Assam is not a Sisyphean job for the party.

Resignations of PCC chiefs won’t help Congress; party must strengthen Seva Dal, show door to dynastic non-performers
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Resignations of PCC chiefs won’t help Congress; party must strengthen Seva Dal, show door to dynastic non-performers

Unless Congress party sets accountability for each and every leader, and show the door to non-performers, the same set of senior leaders will be visible in the CWC meetings, brainstorming on their debacle after the Lok Sabha election in 2024

Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora sumbits resignation to Rahul Gandhi for 'humilating defeat' of party in Lok Sabha polls
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Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora sumbits resignation to Rahul Gandhi for 'humilating defeat' of party in Lok Sabha polls

Congress leader Ripun Bora submitted his resignation to Congress president Rahul Gandhi from the post of president of Assam Pradesh Congress Committee after the "humiliating defeat" of the party in the recently held Lok Sabha elections.

North East sets streets on fire with secessionist threats ahead of final day of Budget Session of Parliament
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North East sets streets on fire with secessionist threats ahead of final day of Budget Session of Parliament

Among the bills for consideration and passing listed in the Rajya Sabha for Wednesday, the CAB stands at number 9 with Home Minister Rajnath Singh as the introducer.

Narendra Modi trying to divide Assam on religious lines, wants Hindu Bangladeshis in India for vote-bank politics, claims Congress
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Narendra Modi trying to divide Assam on religious lines, wants Hindu Bangladeshis in India for vote-bank politics, claims Congress

The Congress remark came after Narendra Modi said near Silchar in Assam's Barak Valley that the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, would be passed soon in Parliament as a "penance against the injustice and many wrongs done in the past".

Assam bandh: Citizenship Amendment bill becomes flashpoint for BJP, ally AGP; shutdown halts road, rail traffic in key districts
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Assam bandh: Citizenship Amendment bill becomes flashpoint for BJP, ally AGP; shutdown halts road, rail traffic in key districts

Forty-six organisations called for a 12-hour strike in Assam to protest against the Centre's bid to pass the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in the Winter Session of Parliament.

Assam Bandh updates: Citizenship bill Centre's conspiracy to settle Hindu Bangladeshis in state, says protesting group
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Assam Bandh updates: Citizenship bill Centre's conspiracy to settle Hindu Bangladeshis in state, says protesting group

Assam bandh LIVE updates: The state police has arrested at least 100 protesters from across the state for trying to enforce the bandh.

Final NRC draft released today: Citizenship test in Assam rattles Muslim survivors of 1983 Nellie massacre; 'govt is trying to finish us off'
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Final NRC draft released today: Citizenship test in Assam rattles Muslim survivors of 1983 Nellie massacre; 'govt is trying to finish us off'

National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam has put the Muslim survivors of 1983 Nellie massacre on edge.

Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora urges Rajnath Singh to intervene in NRC updating process
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Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora urges Rajnath Singh to intervene in NRC updating process

Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Ripun Bora on Thursday urged the Union home minister Rajnath Singh to intervene in the National Register of Citizenship (NRC) updating process.

Haryana minister Anil Vij calls for removal of 'adhinayak' from National Anthem, says, India doesn't have dictatorship
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Haryana minister Anil Vij calls for removal of 'adhinayak' from National Anthem, says, India doesn't have dictatorship

A day after Congress MP Ripun Bora moved a resolution in the Rajya Sabha to replace the word 'Sindh' in the National Anthem with 'North East', Haryana health minister Anil Vij on Saturday joined the fray by suggesting the word 'Adhinayak' be removed from the anthem altogether.

BJP leader Ranjit Das' remark on hoisting tricolour upside down the latest in party gaffes
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BJP leader Ranjit Das' remark on hoisting tricolour upside down the latest in party gaffes

The president of the Assam unit of the BJP, Ranjit Das, recently joined the swiftly growing ranks of politicians who say the darndest things. Having unfurled the tricolor the wrong way round on 26 January he explained away the human error with an analogy that defeats logic. Said, oh, well, we often put on our vests inside out.