•  Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 23.50 per cylinder
Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 23.50 per cylinder.
1 Oct, 2016. \\ Business.

Price of Non-subsidised cooking gas LPG was increased by 23 rupees 50 paise per cylinder from today.  However, the price of Subsidised LPG costs was also increased by around 2 rupees per cylinde...

  • Assam government to give 20 % bonus for workers in state-run tea gardens
Assam government to give 20 % bonus for workers in state-run tea gardens.
30 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

The Assam government has announced 20 per cent bonus to tea garden workers for the forthcoming Durga Puja festival.   Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed Industries and Commerce Depa......

  • World Bank to invest Rs 1000 cr for development of Inland waters in Assam
World Bank to invest Rs 1000 cr for development of Inland waters in Assam.
29 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

The World Bank will invest Rs 1,000 crore to develop the inland water transportation in Assam, State Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said. The investments will be made especially for the de...

  • Revamping of Jagiroad, Cachar paper mills soon
Revamping of Jagiroad, Cachar paper mills soon.
23 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

The central government has prepared a Rs 800 crore proposal for revamping Jagiroad and Cachar paper mills in Assam. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held a meeting with secretary of the heavy ......

  • Mukesh Ambani India's richest for 9th year
Mukesh Ambani India's richest for 9th year.
22 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in India as per the new rich list released by Forbes India. He has topped the Forbes' '100 Richest Indians' list with a net worth of USD 2...

  • CM Sonowal urges Petroleum Minister Pradhan for uninterrupted gas supply to tea growers of Assam
CM Sonowal urges Petroleum Minister Pradhan for uninterrupted gas supply to tea growers of Assam.
17 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has urged Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan for sustained and uninterrupted gas supply to small tea growers of Assam. The Chief Minister also requested him......

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs NHAI to repair Dibrugarh-Sivasagar highway
CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs NHAI to repair Dibrugarh-Sivasagar highway.
16 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to repair the 183 km stretch from Dibrugarh to Sivasagar in Assam within September 30. Sonowal reviewed ...

  • Armyworms destroying standing crops in Assam
Armyworms destroying standing crops in Assam.
14 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

Rice swarming caterpillars or armyworms (Spodoptera mauritia) has ravaged thousands of hectares of standing paddy crops in Assam.   Armyworms, one of the most dangerous pests, destroyed over 17......