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Tarun Gogoi

Rahul Gandhi's Twitter 'Purge', Unfollows 50 People

Jun 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Several party members have said Gandhi’s Twitter account is being purged, resulting in many accounts being unfollowed, and that he will start following more people once that is done.

Manmohan Singh Urges People To 'Vote Wisely' In A Video Message Ahead Of Polls In Assam

Mar 26, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

'You must vote for a government that will put Assam once again on the path of peace and development,' he said.

CAA Symbolises BJP’s Betrayal Of The People Of Assam: Gaurav Gogoi

Congress deputy leader in the Lok Sabha, Gaurav Gogoi, talks about his party’s pre-poll tie-up with the AIUDF and how the eight-party alliance is planning to bring down the BJP.

Tarun Gogoi's Ashes To Travel Across Assam, Says Son

Nov 27, 2020 PTI

The veteran leader's family has decided to 'fulfil his last wish by taking his ashes to Titabor and then to Brahmaputra and Barak Valleys, Upper and Lower Assam and the North Bank'

Tarun Gogoi Cremated With Full State Honours, Thousands Join Funeral Procession

It was an emotional journey, rarely seen in Assam, with scores of admirers and onlookers stopping the flower-bedecked truck at several places.

25 November, 2020

'Tarun Gogoi Was My Guru': Rahul Gandhi


Rahul Gandhi said Gogoi's demise is a personal loss for him.

24 November, 2020

'Remember Tarun Gogoi For His Smile, Commitment To People', Says Son Gaurav


The former chief minister's daughter, Chandrima Gogoi, lives in the US and arrived in Guwahati on Saturday

23 November, 2020

‘A Great Teacher, Veteran Leader’: Tributes Pour In For Tarun Gogoi


Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi died on Monday while undergoing treatment for post-Covid complications

23 November, 2020

Tarun Gogoi: The Grand Old Man Of Assam Politics

Mrinal Talukdar

Tarun Gogoi not only remained the people's chief minister but till the last he was the most popular political leader

23 November, 2020

Tarun Gogoi, Assam's Longest-Serving Chief Minister, Dies At 84


‘As per Gogoi’s last wish, his body will be taken to a temple, mosque and church before being cremated,’ Cong leader Ripun Bora said.

23 November, 2020

Tarun Gogoi's On Life Support, Remains Extremely Critical, Say Doctors


The Congress leader is on life support at Guwahati Medical College Hospital after suffering from post-Covid complications.

22 November, 2020

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi's Health Deteriorates Due To Post-Covid Complications


‘The next 48-72 hours are very critical and we are doing everything possible,’ officials said

21 November, 2020

Tarun Gogoi 'Completely Unconscious', On Ventilator Support


Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi suffers multi-organ failure.

15 November, 2020

Senior Cong Leader Ahmed Patel Shifted To ICU Weeks After Contracting Covid


Patel had announced on October 1 that he had contracted coronavirus.

02 November, 2020

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi Hospitalised, Put On Ventilator Support


A nine-member medical team is looking after Tarun Gogoi

24 September, 2020

Tarun Gogoi In ICU After Dip In Oxygen Level Post-COVID Complications


The 85-year-old leader tested positive for the virus on August 25 and was admitted to the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) the next day. He tested negative recently but remained in the hospital.

03 February, 2020

Congress Leaders Move Adjournment Motion In Lok Sabha, Demand Reconsideration Of CAA

Outlook Web Bureau

Members of the Opposition have deemed the newly amended Citizenship law 'discriminatory and anti-Constitution' while the Centre has maintained that the new law has no effect on Indian citizens.

31 August, 2019

Leaders Across Party Lines Express Concern, Pick Flaws In Final NRC List

Outlook Web Bureau

After the final list of the NRC was published in Assam on Saturday, reactions poured in from several political leaders who expressed their concerns and even called for re-verification.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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