• Illegal earth-cutting by BJP MLA Ashok Singhal in Guwahati
Illegal earth-cutting by BJP MLA Ashok Singhal in Guwahati.
16 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Rampant and illegal earth-cutting and felling of trees to construct a building have made life miserable for residents including students of Jayanta Nagar in Guwahati. BJP MLA Ashok Singhal’s Pr...

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal addresses 3 election rallies in Majuli
CM Sarbananda Sonowal addresses 3 election rallies in Majuli.
16 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday addressed three massive election rallies in Majuli. Sonowal represents Majuli constituency in the Assam assembly. Sonowal was accompanied by his cab......

  • Raas Mahotsav begins across Assam
Raas Mahotsav begins across Assam.
15 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Raas Mahotsav is being celebrated with traditional fervor and devotion across Assam from Monday. Thousands of tourists visit Majuli island during the festival. The Sri Sri Dakhinpat Satra of Maju...

  • Government increases withdrawal limit from banks, ATMs
Government increases withdrawal limit from banks, ATMs.
14 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Central Government has revised the cap on bank withdrawals while advising similar changes to ATM withdrawals. As per the directive, the weekly withdrawal limit from banks has been increase......

  • Assam: Long queues continue outside banks, ATMs to exchange old notes
Assam: Long queues continue outside banks, ATMs to exchange old notes.
13 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Banks and ATMs on Sunday witnessed more chaos and even longer queues across Assam as cash-starved people jostled to exchange and withdraw money, even as cash dispensing machines went dry soon after th...

  • APSC official Pabitra Kaibarta arrested; answer scripts, Rs 10 lac cash recovered from Rakesh Paul’s flat
APSC official Pabitra Kaibarta arrested; answer scripts, Rs 10 lac cash recovered from Rakesh Paul’s flat.
12 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assistant examination controller of the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC), Pabitra Kaibarta, was arrested by Assam Police from his residence at Hengerabari in Guwahati on Saturday on charges of c......

  • Ban on currency may lead to 3 lakh crore black money destruction
Ban on currency may lead to 3 lakh crore black money destruction.
11 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

There is a possibility that 20 per cent of the notes are unlikely to be exchanged, which could convert them into worthless paper.   There could be permanent wealth destruction of Rs 3 lakh cror...

  • Assam Cabinet move to remove scam-tainted APSC chairman Rakesh Paul
Assam Cabinet move to remove scam-tainted APSC chairman Rakesh Paul.
10 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Assam Cabinet adopted a proposal to be moved to the State Governor for suspension of Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) chairman Rakesh Paul on charges of alleged corruption. The decision was ......