Assam: Sherman Ali to quit Congress

Guwahati:  Suspended Congress MLA  Sherman Ali Ahmed from Baghbar constituency hinted  in no uncertain terms of quitting Congress as he claimed that none of his supporters have advised him to abide by the conditions given by the party. Earlier, Ahmed…

Bhupen Kumar Borah appointed APCC president

GUWAHATI: The All India Congress Committee has finally resolved the leadership crisis in Assam by appointing senior leader Bhupen Kumar Borah as the new Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president. A press release from AICC confirms Borah’s appointment with immediate effect.…

Assam Congress removes Ajanta Neog from Golaghat DCC president’s post

GUWAHATI: The Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) on Friday removed Golaghat MLA and former minister Ajanta Neog from Golaghat District Congress Committee president’s post with immediate effect. The axe has come amid reports of the former three-term minister planning to…

I am capable to be Assam CM: Rupjyoti Kurmi

GUWAHATI: Congress MLA from Mariani Rupjyoti Kurmi has claimed that he is capable to be the chief minister of Assam. Talking exclusively to News Live, Kurmi expressed his confidence that Congress would form the next government in Assam. Therefore, he…

We will be big brother, CM will be from Congress: Ripun Bora

GUWAHATI: Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Ripun Bora reiterated that the Congress would play the role of big brother in the grand alliance it is going to forge with All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) and other anti-BJP parties.…

Congress protests ‘privatization’ of NRL, several leaders detained

GUWAHATI, Oct 30: Seveal top Assam Congress leaders were taken into preventive detention after they took part in a demonstration opposing the reported move by the central government to privatise the Numaligarh Reinery Limited (NRL). Congress leaders, inclucuding Assam Pradesh…

APCC launches attack on BJP over Rafale deal

The Rajiv Bhawan in Guwahati on Friday took the attire of an airport. The newly appointed Congress in-charge for Assam and former chief minister of Uttarakhand Harish Rawat inaugurated a replica of Rafale fighter jets in the head office of…