• Assam irrigation sector in jeopardy as Centre releases only Rs 20 crores of the allotted Rs 700 crores in last 5 years.
Assam irrigation sector in jeopardy as Centre releases only Rs 20 crores of the allotted Rs 700 crores in last 5 years..
27 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The party which came into power through promises of all-round development of Assam, has not paid any heed towards the development of all the sectors and particularly the irrigation sector of the state...

  • NRC draft to be available in five websites
NRC draft to be available in five websites.
26 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

With the date of publication of the first draft of NRC nearing closer day by day, the authorities have divested details of the availability of the part draft for the citizens. It is to be noted that t......

  • Pratidin Exclusive: Coal syndicate, operational in Assam-Meghalaya, now stretches to Bangladesh
Pratidin Exclusive: Coal syndicate, operational in Assam-Meghalaya, now stretches to Bangladesh.
25 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The coal syndicate that had been operating in Assam-Meghalaya has now expanded into Bangladesh. The International Trade Centre of Sutarkandi, Karimganj has now erupted as the new centre for the syndic...

  • Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad found guilty; senior leader alleges BJP conspiracy
Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad found guilty; senior leader alleges BJP conspiracy.
24 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The special CBI court on Saturday convicted Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Lalu Prasad Yadav along with 14 others in one of the fodder scam cases, following which he was taken into custody and sent to a j......

  • Huge portion of draft NRC still to be completed: Home Secretary in Guwahati
Huge portion of draft NRC still to be completed: Home Secretary in Guwahati.
23 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Gauba on Friday in Guwahati attended a series of high-level meeting to take stock of the measures taken by Assam government and its law enforcing agencies to deal with the ...

  • Sahitya Akademi Awards 2017: Six writers from the NE honoured
Sahitya Akademi Awards 2017: Six writers from the NE honoured.
22 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

India’s national academy of letters, Sahitya Akademi, has announced the list of the winners of its prestigious Sahitya Akademi Awards 2017. “Seven books of novels, five of poetry, five of ......

  • Pratidin Exclusive: Government, APDCL propose 5.39% hike in per unit consumption of electricity
Pratidin Exclusive: Government, APDCL propose 5.39% hike in per unit consumption of electricity.
21 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In the times when the regular price hike of commodities used in daily life has already vexed the masses, the state government has yet again decided to hike the price of electricity. The Ministry of Po...

  • Police brutally thrash non-violent activists for raising voice against Bogidhala Tea Estate case
Police brutally thrash non-violent activists for raising voice against Bogidhala Tea Estate case.
20 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Assam Police unleashed an unprecedented lathi-charge on peaceful unarmed protestors during their interaction with the press. At a time when the police force is alleged to be siding with the owners......