• World's largest rhino horn found in Assam
World's largest rhino horn found in Assam.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

A rhino horn which is believed to be one of the world’s largest was found in Nagaon treasury during the ongoing verification process. The massive horn belonged to the Bagori range of Kaziranga ...

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs action against errant cement companies
CM Sarbananda Sonowal directs action against errant cement companies.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the Commissioner and Secretary, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department to file cases in the Competition Commission of India and Consu......

  • Lightning kills 4, injures 3 in Morigaon
Lightning kills 4, injures 3 in Morigaon.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Four persons were killed and three injured when lightning struck them today at Danduwa Beel in Morigaon district.   The victims have been identified as Bhulu Deka, Nimai Bisawsh, Gokul Haldar a...

  • PM Modi launches first phase of SAUNI project in Jamnagar, Gujarat
PM Modi launches first phase of SAUNI project in Jamnagar, Gujarat.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ National.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the first phase of SAUNI-Saurastra Narmada Avataran Irrigation yojana today at Sanodara of Jamnagar district of Gujarat. Under the project, nearly 10 dams an......

  • Haflong jailbreak: All 4 escapees captured
Haflong jailbreak: All 4 escapees captured.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

All the four escapees have been captured in the Haflong jailbreak incident, authorities said on Tuesday. Four inmates identified as Hasan Shah, Krishna Malakar, Kanhaiya Choudhury and Santosh Munda e...

  • Over 500 dengue cases reported in Guwahati
Over 500 dengue cases reported in Guwahati.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Over 500 confirmed cases of dengue have been reported so far in Guwahati in August this year. 17 districts of the state have been affected in the outbreak of dengue. Kamrup (metro) has been the worst......

  • Kamrup (M) DC forms 15 flying teams to control price rise
Kamrup (M) DC forms 15 flying teams to control price rise.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ Business.

The Kamrup (Metropolitan) district authorities have formed 15 flying teams to monitor rates of essential commodities in Guwahati. The flying teams were formed to control skyrocketing of prices of foo...

  •  Assam Cabinet expansion plan deferred
Assam Cabinet expansion plan deferred.
30 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The much-awaited cabinet expansion of the Sarbananda Sonowal government has been differed for the time being.   The discussion came up at the party’s core committee meeting held at Delhi ......