Monday, 28 November, 2022
TopicAkhil Gogoi

Topic: Akhil Gogoi

Want Mamata Didi as India’s second woman PM, should lead battle against BJP: Akhil Gogoi

Raijor Dal leader Akhil Gogoi tells ThePrint in an exclusive interview his party has floated the idea of an electoral alliance with Trinamool in Assam.

Bengal to Delhi via northeast? How Mamata plans to capture Bengali vote, expand TMC footprint

Induction of former Assam Congress MP Sushmita Dev is just the latest in a series of political moves that TMC has made with an eye on northeast.  

In Gogoi, Kalita, Narwal and Tanha release, the UAPA still won

By allowing indefinite detention of nearly anyone who dissents, the UAPA becomes only a tool of political safety and not national security.

Party alliance with Assam Jatiya Parishad over, says Raijor Dal chief Akhil Gogoi

The two newly floated regional parties, which were borne out of anti-CAA sentiment, had joined hands in February this year and contested the Assam assembly election in March-April.

My case proves gross misuse of UAPA & NIA Act, verdict will be a milestone, Akhil Gogoi says

Vowing to revive the anti-CAA movement, the Assam MLA labelled NIA as a 'mere political tool' and alleged the agency had offered him instant bail if he agreed to join RSS or BJP.

Full text of NIA court judgment discharging Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi and others in UAPA cases

Independent Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi was released after special NIA court cleared him of all charges under UAPA for his alleged role in the violent anti-CAA stir in December 2019.

Akhil Gogoi walks out of jail after 18 months, NIA court clears him of all charges under UAPA

National Investigation Agency was investigating two cases related to the alleged role of Gogoi and his associates in the violent anti-CAA protests that took place in December 2019.

NIA files additional charge sheet against jailed Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi

The additional charge sheet against Gogoi, who has been booked under UAPA, comes at a time when the hearing in the case is in its final stages.

Akhil Gogoi returns to judicial custody after 48-hour parole to meet son, ailing mother

Gogoi had spent the first night of the brief freedom at his Guwahati home with his son and wife, before leaving for Selenghat the next morning to be with his octogenarian mother.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (File photo/ANI)

Gujarat can make AAP national party but only Congress can set up Modi vs Kejriwal in 2024

AAP needs to win just two seats in Gujarat to become a national party. But it will take much more for Kejriwal to become Modi's principal challenger in 2024.
Representational image of workers at a construction site | ANI

GDP data this week will indicate FY23 outlook. But analysis shows growth still below pre-Covid yrs

Analysis of industrial & consumer data not included in usual ‘high-frequency indicators’ shows although demand seems to have recovered from pandemic, it remains weak.


Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.