•  Arunachal Pradesh governor JP Rajkhowa reportedly asked to step down
Arunachal Pradesh governor JP Rajkhowa reportedly asked to step down.
4 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Arunachal Pradesh governor Jyoti Prakash Rajkhowa has been reportedly asked to step down from his post, weeks after the Supreme Court restored the Congress government in the northeastern state.  ...

  • GMC to dismantle hoardings in Guwahati; 20,000 local entrepreneurs to be hit
GMC to dismantle hoardings in Guwahati; 20,000 local entrepreneurs to be hit.
3 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) was slammed by thousands of local entrepreneurs for its decision to remove hundreds of hoardings in the city. At least 20,000 local people engaged in hoardings......

  • Eminent Assamese Poet Nalinidhar Bhattacharya's last rites performed with state honours
Eminent Assamese Poet Nalinidhar Bhattacharya's last rites performed with state honours.
3 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The last rites of eminent Assamese Poet Nalinidhar Bhattacharya were performed at Nabagraha crematorium in Guwahati with state honours. Bhattacharya, 'Sahitya Akademi' award winning Assamese litterat...

  • NRC updation work will be completed by 2017: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal
NRC updation work will be completed by 2017: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.
2 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

On the occasion of BJP led Assam government’s completion of 100 days in power, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that his government was committed to seal the India-Bangladesh border on a w......

  •  Vegetable retail prices up by 100 % in Guwahati markets
Vegetable retail prices up by 100 % in Guwahati markets.
1 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Prices of most of vegetables like cabbage, chilly, tomato, cauliflower, brinjal have seen a price rise between 80-100% in retail markets of Guwahati.   There are huge differences between prices...

  • AASU demands eviction of illegal Bangladeshi encroachers from government land
AASU demands eviction of illegal Bangladeshi encroachers from government land.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) has demanded eviction of all illegal Bangladeshi immigrants from the Government land measuring 77,420 bighas located at villages, namely Phuhuratoli, Dholpur......

  • 17 teachers committed suicide in 3 months in Assam
17 teachers committed suicide in 3 months in Assam.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Assam College Teachers and Librarians Association (ACTLA) alleged that 17 teachers of venture colleges in Assam committed suicide in the last three months because of the BJP led state government&r...

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs action against errant cement companies
CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs action against errant cement companies.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the Commissioner and Secretary, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department to file cases in the Competition Commission of India and Consu......