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Tarun Gogoi


I am not after CM's post, not in politics for personal ambition: Gaurav Gogoi

March 24, 2021 3:15 pm

Asked about the Congress campaign, Gogoi said it was one of the most powerful in recent times with leaders travelling across the state in ordinary buses to reach the party's message to the people.

Padma Vibhushan for Abe; Gogoi, Keshubhai, Paswan in honours list

January 26, 2021 12:11 pm

The Padma Shri was awarded to 102 individuals – 29 of the Padma awardees were women; there were 10 in the category of foreign nationals, NRI, PIO AND OCI and one transgender.

Delhi confidential: The Big Question

December 26, 2020 1:48 am

Although the CWC held a meeting to condole the death of Ahmed Patel and Tarun Gogoi, the party has so far not organised a remembrance meet where leaders from the party and opposition can attend.

Inside Track: Plush plane - President Kovind boards the VVIP Air India One

December 06, 2020 9:18 am

President Ram Nath Kovind was keen to try out the VVIP Air India One aircraft dedicated for the exclusive use of the President, Prime Minister and Vice President, and went on the inaugural flight.

After Gogoi death, Assam Cong looks to regroup, fight factions

December 01, 2020 7:34 am

Party leaders told The Indian Express that after Gogoi, it is time for the state leadership to overcome factionalism and put up a joint front against the BJP.

‘Assam’s history won’t forget Tarun Gogoi’s contribution to public life’

November 27, 2020 1:28 am

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, senior ministers, including one-time protege Himanta Biswa Sarma, senior Congress leaders, leaders of opposition parties and DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta were among those who laid wreaths on the Congress leader’s body.

Tarun Gogoi treated me like a son, his death a personal loss: Rahul Gandhi

November 25, 2020 1:21 pm

“He was my teacher, my guru. He explained to me — like nobody can — what Assam is, what people of Assam are, the complexities of this state, the beauty of this state,” Rahul Gandhi said.

Tarun Gogoi had the ability to disagree without upsetting colleague or foe

November 25, 2020 9:05 am

The demise of Tarun Gogoi marks the end of an era. As chief minister of Assam, he rebuilt the state and its economy. Millennials may not remember, but if their lives are significantly better than ours, some credit goes to Gogoi.

Consensus builder

November 25, 2020 8:37 am

As chief minister, Tarun Gogoi led Assam’s recovery after the insurgency years.

Daily briefing: First dose of Covid vaccine to 1 cr health workers; India briefs envoys on ‘Pak hand’ in J&K attack

November 24, 2020 9:02 am

From SIT probe into ‘love jihad’ ruling out conspiracy angle to Kerala govt holding back social media law, here are the top news today.


Remembering Tarun Gogoi: See rare photos from Express archives

November 23, 2020 8:18 pm

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi passed away on Monday after battling multi-organ dysfunction. He was 84.

Nitish Kumar returns as Bihar Chief Minister

February 22, 2015 8:07 pm

63-year-old Nitish Kumar is back as the Chief Minister for the fourth time after he had quit on May 17, 2014 over JD(U)’s debacle in the general election.

Election campaigns in full swing

March 28, 2014 6:03 pm

Candidates are seen campaigning in full swing ahead of Lok Sabha elections in their respective constituencies.


Idea Exchange With Tarun Gogoi

March 20, 2016 3:03 pm

PM 'good actor' but it won't work in Assam: CM Gogoi

January 22, 2016 6:50 am

Guwahati, Jan 22 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a 'good actor', but his acting skills won't work all the time. Gogoi added that the Prime Minister was trying to mislead people of the country by saying that no development has taken place in Assam. He should check the records before speaking. He further said PM Modi should speak on the basis of the records of the Government of India.