• Panchayat Election: Supreme Court gives green signal
Panchayat Election: Supreme Court gives green signal.
28 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Supreme Court (SC) has allowed the exemption of one Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) engaged in National Register of Citizens (NRC) duty from every district for panchayat elections in Assam. T...

  • Rape and murder of minor at Batadrava shakes Assam Assembly
Rape and murder of minor at Batadrava shakes Assam Assembly.
27 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The brutal rape and murder of a minor at Batadrava has created waves across the state recently raising questions of safety and security in Assam. At the same time, Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has tri......

  • Fate of upcoming Assam Panchayat Elections to be decided by Supreme Court
Fate of upcoming Assam Panchayat Elections to be decided by Supreme Court.
26 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The upcoming panchayat elections in Assam have become an affair of confusion with the latest development being moving the Supreme Court regarding the same. For every forward step, the state election c...

  • BJP President Amit Shah confident of winning 21 out of 25 Lok Sabha seats in NE
BJP President Amit Shah confident of winning 21 out of 25 Lok Sabha seats in NE.
25 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Addressing the massive ‘Booth Sabhapati Sammelan’ at Veterinary Playground, Khanapara, Guwahati on March 24, National President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Amit Shah expressed his ......

  • Campaigns being carried out to attract youth of lower Assam towards Jihad
Campaigns being carried out to attract youth of lower Assam towards Jihad.
24 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

It would not be an understatement to say that communal tensions have been rising across the state after the BJP led alliance government came to power in Dispur. Subsequently, numerous anti-India radic...

  • IT dept steps up measures to execute 'operation clean money' as 1.85 lakh people under scanner in NE
IT dept steps up measures to execute 'operation clean money' as 1.85 lakh people under scanner in NE.
23 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Income Tax (IT) Department has taken stern measures to execute 'operation clean money', to legalise illegal property and strict collection of income tax as the Lok Sabha elections approach. In the......

  • Beti bachao, beti padhao in vain: Protests continue against transformation of AWU
Beti bachao, beti padhao in vain: Protests continue against transformation of AWU.
22 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Districts in upper Assam are agitated with the decision taken by BJP Government of transforming Assam Women’s University (AWU), Jorhat into a technical establishment. Many students from various ...

  • 100 plus Mrityunjoy ambulances of Assam non-functional
100 plus Mrityunjoy ambulances of Assam non-functional.
21 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Hyderabad based GVK foundation, in 2008, acquired the contract of providing the free 108 ambulance service from the Assam Government, across the state in PPP (Public Private Partnership) mode. The con......