• Nirupama Borgohain inaugurates North East Book Fair, cautions against inviting politicians to literature functions
Nirupama Borgohain inaugurates North East Book Fair, cautions against inviting politicians to literature functions.
4 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The 18th edition of the North East Book Fair organized by the All Assam Publishers and Book Sellers Association began at the Assam Engineering Institute playground in Guwahati. Eminent writer Nirupama...

  • Hindu Migrants Row: Protests across Assam against Himanta Biswa Sarma’s controversial remarks
Hindu Migrants Row: Protests across Assam against Himanta Biswa Sarma’s controversial remarks.
3 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Several organizations including AASU, AJYCP, KMSS, AAMSU staged protests across Assam against senior minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s controversial statement differentiating between Hindu and Musl......

  • Assam government announces 6% additional Dearness Allowance
Assam government announces 6% additional Dearness Allowance.
3 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam government has announced 6 per cent additional Dearness Allowance (DA) to the State government employees effective from November 1, minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said. Meanwhile the State govern...

  • Himanta Biswa Sarma slammed for differentiating between Hindu and Muslim migrants
Himanta Biswa Sarma slammed for differentiating between Hindu and Muslim migrants.
2 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Opposition parties including the Congress and several organizations slammed senior Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for allegedly making controversial statement differentiating between Hindu and Mus......

  •  Joint parliamentary Committee on citizenship visit to Assam postponed
Joint parliamentary Committee on citizenship visit to Assam postponed.
1 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The proposed visit of the Joint Committee on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 to Guwahati on 2nd and 3rd November, 2016 was postponed.   An official statement said that the proposed visit has...

  • Congress and HSDC ally for Assam by-election
Congress and HSDC ally for Assam by-election.
30 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Addressing a press conference in Guwahati, Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) President Ripun Bora said, the Congress and Hills State Demand Council (HSDC) will be contesting the Baithalangso LAC......

  • Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali
Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali.
28 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Despite boycott calls by several organizations, made-in-China products are being sold in Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali. Some non-Assamese traders based in Fancy Bazar have imported Chinese goods, i...

  • Joint parliamentary Committee on citizenship to visit Assam on November 2, 3
Joint parliamentary Committee on citizenship to visit Assam on November 2, 3.
27 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The joint parliamentary committee looking into the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, will visit Assam on November 2 and 3 to seek the views of all stakeholders on the proposed amendments. The visit......