• Heavy rain, storm lash Boko and Chirang
Heavy rain, storm lash Boko and Chirang.
3 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

A devastating thunderstorm lashed on Sunday night damaging houses and uprooting trees and electric poles, leading to disruption of power supply in Boko in Kamrup district.   The storm lasted fo...

  • 58 years later, Dalai Lama meets Assam Rifles jawan who escorted him while fleeing Tibet
58 years later, Dalai Lama meets Assam Rifles jawan who escorted him while fleeing Tibet.
3 Apr, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama had an emotional reunion with a retired Assam Rifles jawan who escorted him to India during his escape from Tibet in 1959.   His Holiness the Dalai Lama ......

  • Centre sanctions Rs. 98 crore for development of tourism sector in Assam
Centre sanctions Rs. 98 crore for development of tourism sector in Assam.
3 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The Centre has sanctioned 98 crore rupees for the development of the tourism sector in Assam.   Participating in the Namami Brahmaputra festival in Guwahati this evening, Tourism Minister Mahes...

  • PM to inaugurate India's longest road tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar Highway
PM to inaugurate India's longest road tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar Highway.
2 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today dedicate to the nation, India's longest road tunnel, built on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.   The 9.2 km long Chenani - Nashri Tunnel will red......

  • American singer & song writer Bob Dylan accepts Nobel literature award
American singer & song writer Bob Dylan accepts Nobel literature award.
2 Apr, 2017. \\ World News.

After months of uncertainty and controversy, American singer and song writer Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel Prize for literature.   Dylan received his medal at a private event in Stoc...

  • Indian economy expected to grow at 7.2% in 2017-18
Indian economy expected to grow at 7.2% in 2017-18.
2 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.2 percent in 2017-18 and 7.7 percent in 2018-19 according to IMF estimates.   Jaitley said this while deli......

  • Heavy rain, storm lash Karimganj
Heavy rain, storm lash Karimganj .
2 Apr, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

A devastating thunderstorm lashed on Saturday night damaging houses and uprooting trees and electric poles, leading to disruption of power supply in several places in Karimganj district.   The ...

  • Liquor sale will not be allowed on highways following SC's direction
Liquor sale will not be allowed on highways following SC's direction.
1 Apr, 2017. \\ National.

Starting from today, sale of liquor will not be allowed on highways following the Supreme Court's direction to shut down Liquor vends within 500 metres of national and state highways.   The ape......