Assam LoP serves legal notice on AIUDF MLA for Rajya Sabha polls 'cross-voting' charge

The senior Congress leader demanded an unconditional public apology and withdrawal of Barbhuiya's statement within seven days from the receipt of the notice.

published on : 7th April 2022

Congress claims cross-voting by AIUDF in Assam Rajya Sabha polls

The Congress on Saturday alleged that the AIUDF indulged in cross-voting in the recently-held Rajya Sabha election in Assam.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Hectic politicking ahead of Assam RS polls

The March 31 elections for two Rajya Sabha seats in Assam will be a challenge for the depleting Congress to keep its flock together.

published on : 28th March 2022

RS polls in Assam: Can Congress keep its flock together?

The Congress requires the votes of 42 MLAs and it claims to have 44 MLAs on its side. Two of them are, however, under suspension.

published on : 27th March 2022

Rajya Sabha biennial election: AIUDF to support Congress candidate Ripun Bora

Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in three Northeastern states - two seats in Assam and one each in Tripura and Nagaland will be held on March 31.

published on : 20th March 2022

Months after falling out, Congress and AIUDF come together in Assam again for Rajya Sabha polls

Congress president Sonia Gandhi had on Friday night approved the name of Ripun Bora as the party’s Assam candidate. This followed the minority-based AIUDF’s declaration of support for the Congress.

published on : 19th March 2022

After AIUDF’s exit, activist-turned-politician Akhil Gogoi meets Rahul Gandhi for alliance in Assam

Recently, Congress severed its ties with the AIUDF, protesting the leaders of the minority-based party singing paeans of ruling BJP.

published on : 2nd September 2021

'Situation keeps evolving': Congress leader Mukul Wasnik on breaking ties with AIUDF in Assam

He said that state Congress leaders will leave for Delhi on Thursday and submit a detailed report on the current political scenario of Assam to the party's national leadership.

published on : 1st September 2021

Don't weaken 'Mahajot', AIUDF tells Congress after being removed from alliance in Assam

The statement comes hours after the decision of the Assam Congress to sever ties with the minority-based party. The Congress intimated the decision to the party’s central leadership.

published on : 31st August 2021

Assam Congress decides to break ties with Ajmal's AIUDF, BPF

The continuous and mysterious praise of the BJP and the chief minister by AIUDF leadership and senior members have affected the public perception of the Congress party, Congress spokesperson said.

published on : 30th August 2021

Assam AIUDF MLA claims Akhil Gogoi sought Rs 10 crore from his party before polls

Islam said the Sivasagar MLA had asked for the money to strengthen Raijor Dal ahead of its formation.

published on : 10th August 2021

Beware of Congress-AIUDF 'Mahajoth' as it's 'Mahajhoot': Modi in Assam

Slamming the Congress, Modi, while addressing an election rally at Bihpuria, said the grand old party does not have ideals or able leaders.

published on : 24th March 2021