• MoS Kiren Rijiju speaks up on issue of doubtful voters identified by Foreigners Tribunal of Assam
MoS Kiren Rijiju speaks up on issue of doubtful voters identified by Foreigners Tribunal of Assam.
3 Jan, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In the wake of the publication of the first part draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC), Minister of State of Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, on Tuesday said that almost 19,612 doubtful voters (...

  • Dhaka reacts to NRC in Assam: We will address the issue with New Delhi
Dhaka reacts to NRC in Assam: We will address the issue with New Delhi.
2 Jan, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

At a time when the updation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is taking this corner of the country by storm, it has also evoked reactions across the border. The process which has been impleme......

  • Pratidin Exclusive: First draft of NRC published with 1.9 crore names in Assam
Pratidin Exclusive: First draft of NRC published with 1.9 crore names in Assam.
1 Jan, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The highly publicitised first draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) was published last night with the names of 1.9 crore people out of the 3.29 crore total applicants in Assam recognising t...

  • Pratidin Time Exclusive: People who bought laurels to Assam in 2017
Pratidin Time Exclusive: People who bought laurels to Assam in 2017.
31 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The year 2017, amidst its usual share of misfortunes and misadventures in the form of scams, scandals and unfortunate human tragedies, has found a few silver linings to cherish as we look forward to t......

  • Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Centre appoints new Chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Centre appoints new Chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee.
30 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In a move to bolster their preparation to pass the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, the Centre has appointed BJP’s Meerut Lok Sabha member Rajendra Agrawal as the Chairman of the Joint Parlia...

  • Mahat Talukdar convicted: 5-year jail term for the former DFO
Mahat Talukdar convicted: 5-year jail term for the former DFO.
29 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Court of Special Judge, Assam on Thursday convicted former Dhemaji Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Mahat Talukdar on graft charges. Talukdar, who was arrested by Assam Police Vigilance and Anti-co......

  • Akhil Gogoi released on bail after 105 days
Akhil Gogoi released on bail after 105 days.
28 Dec, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi on Wednesday walked out of jail in Goalpara after 105 days. “I thank all the people of Assam for standing with me in upholding the demo...

  • 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......