Friday, 19 August, 2022
TopicGaurav Gogoi

Topic: Gaurav Gogoi

Assamese culture superior to RSS ideology, don’t need Sangh lessons on cow, Gaurav Gogoi says

Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi, in an interview with ThePrint, says Assam's Cattle Preservation Bill, 2021 is an attempt to distract people from the mismanagement of Covid and economic distress.

Congress without Tarun Gogoi is a divided house and looks rudderless in Assam

After the death of Tarun Gogoi, the party’s tallest leader in Assam, Congress is faction-ridden, waiting for a call from the high command on state leadership.

Tarun Gogoi, Assam’s longest-serving CM, dies at 86 in Guwahati

In his last public message on 4 November, Tarun Gogoi had said, I wouldn’t have been able to serve without the blessings of God and the people of Assam. I hope you will always love me.

Congress appoints Gaurav Gogoi as deputy leader in Lok Sabha, Ravneet Bittu as whip

The appointments come ahead of the Monsoon Session of Parliament, which is likely to commence from 14 September and is seen as a move to strengthen Congress' team of floor leaders.

Rahul ‘darshan’ by Gaurav Gogoi, Mahua Moitra takes on Amit Malviya & snake stories

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Pavan Verma’s advice to Rahul, Congress’ open doors & some parental wisdom for Sachin Pilot

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Piyush Goyal’s Diwali tips, Anand Mahindra is optimistic & Gaurav Gogoi’s job worries

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Segregation during IAF’s At Home function leaves a bad taste

Pre-Truth — snappy, witty and significant snippets from the world of politics and government.

Congress can’t lead India or Assam – message from voters in party stronghold Kaliabor

Kaliabor in Assam serves as a microcosm of what voters even in Congress strongholds think of party’s larger political prospects.

Govt does not have data on illegal immigrants in Assam: Congress leader Gaurav Gogoi

Congress member Gaurav Gogoi also asked whether all the 40 lakh people in the National Registry of Citizens were foreigners. 

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Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.