• Ex Congress minister Nurjamal Sarkar embroiled in rhino poaching racket
Ex Congress minister Nurjamal Sarkar embroiled in rhino poaching racket.
22 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Protests erupted at several places in Assam after two dreaded poachers nabbed recently in Tamil Nadu have alleged that former Congress minister Nurjamal Sarkar’s PSO was involved in the rhino ...

  • UK, Canada, Australia issue advisories against travel to Assam
UK, Canada, Australia issue advisories against travel to Assam.
22 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The United Kingdom (UK), Canada and Australia have issued advisories to their citizens travelling to India to avoid visiting Assam.   The advisories also cautioned citizens against travelling f......

  • IAF holds massive combat exercise in Tezpur after Uri attack
IAF holds massive combat exercise in Tezpur after Uri attack.
21 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has carried out a massive combat exercise in Tezpur in Assam in wake of the recent Uri attack where 18 soldiers were killed on the Army base in Kashmir.   Several Su-...

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal visits veteran journalist Tilak Hazarika at hospital
CM Sarbananda Sonowal visits veteran journalist Tilak Hazarika at hospital.
21 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal paid a visit to veteran journalist Tilak Hazarika at a hospital in Guwahati on Tuesday evening.   “Visited eminent journalist Sh. Tilak Hazarika at......

  • Sarbananda Sonowal keeps poll promise, evicts encroachments from Kaziranga
Sarbananda Sonowal keeps poll promise, evicts encroachments from Kaziranga.
20 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The eviction drive near the Kaziranga National Park was carried out without any discrimination, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said.   “People of Assam want to clear all encroach...

  •  Uri terror attack: PM Modi, top leaders chair high-level meet
Uri terror attack: PM Modi, top leaders chair high-level meet.
19 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting on the Uri terror attack attended by top ministers and officials at his residence in New Delhi on Monday.   The meeting was attended by......

  • Congress loses Arunachal Pradesh again, NDA forms government
Congress loses Arunachal Pradesh again, NDA forms government.
17 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Soon after Congress was out of power in the political development in Arunachal Pradesh, North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) convenor Himanta Biswa Sarma said the NDA has formed a government in the s...

  • Assam: 30,204 hectares of farmland in 22 districts affected in armyworms attack
Assam: 30,204 hectares of farmland in 22 districts affected in armyworms attack.
16 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Rice swarming caterpillars or armyworms (Spodoptera mauritia) has infested standing paddy crops in 12 more districts of Assam, bringing the number of affected districts to 22. Paddy crops over 30,204......