• Devastating fire in Barpeta, 30 shops gutted
Devastating fire in Barpeta, 30 shops gutted.
13 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

More than 30 shops were gutted when a fire broke out at Kayakuchi Market in Barpeta on Thursday morning.   No casualty was reported but goods worth Rs 2 crore were damaged in the blaze.  ...

  • Rongali Bihu spirit grips Assam
Rongali Bihu spirit grips Assam.
13 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The popular Rongali Bihu festivities have already soaked the greater Assamese community. As thousands throng shopping arcades and garment stores, many enthusiasts are getting ready for the Assamese Ne......

  • Citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis: Ram Madhav says BJP never took a step back in providing citizenship to Hindu migrants
Citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis: Ram Madhav says BJP never took a step back in providing citizenship to Hindu migrants.
12 Apr, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Bharatiya Janata Party’s National general secretary Ram Madhav said that BJP-led government at the Centre has not taken a step back in providing citizenship to the Hindu migrants from neighbouri...

  • Voting underway for by-polls in Kerala’s Malappuram and Sikkim’s Upper Burtuk
Voting underway for by-polls in Kerala’s Malappuram and Sikkim’s Upper Burtuk.
12 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

Voting is underway peacefully for the by-elections to Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala and Upper Burtuk Assembly seat in Sikkim. Moderate to brisk polling has been reported, so far. In ......

  • Preparations in full swing for ’Rongali Bihu’ festival in Assam
Preparations in full swing for ’Rongali Bihu’ festival in Assam.
12 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu, the harvest festival of Assam, inspires unity, humanity, bond of love, joy, expressed through intoxicating songs and dances.   The festival begins from the last day ...

  •  Srinagar bye-election: Election Commission orders repolling in 38 poll booths on April 13
Srinagar bye-election: Election Commission orders repolling in 38 poll booths on April 13.
12 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

Election Commission has ordered re-polling in 38 polling stations of Srinagar Lok Sabha seat and these polling stations fall under Chadoora, Budgam, Beerwah, Khan Sahib and Chrarisharief assembly cons......

  • Centre releases nearly Rs 23,500 crore to States under MGNREGS
Centre releases nearly Rs 23,500 crore to States under MGNREGS.
11 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

Ministry of Rural Development has released nearly 23,500 crore rupees to the States as first tranche for this Financial Year, under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS)....

  • India, Bangladesh sign 22 agreements in strategic areas of defence, civil nuclear cooperation
India, Bangladesh sign 22 agreements in strategic areas of defence, civil nuclear cooperation.
9 Apr, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

India and Bangladesh on Saturday inked 22 agreements in strategic areas of defence and civil nuclear cooperation after talks between their prime ministers. India announced a $5-billion loan to Bangla......