• Assam government to procure 40,000 Metric Tons of paddy to help flood affected farmers
Assam government to procure 40,000 Metric Tons of paddy to help flood affected farmers.
27 Oct, 2016. \\ Business.

The Assam government has decided to procure 40,000 Metric Tons of paddy at Minimum Support Price to help the flood affected farmers. The decision was taken in a high level meeting of the Agriculture d...

  •  AGP not to field candidates for by-polls in Assam
AGP not to field candidates for by-polls in Assam.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) has decided not to contest the by-elections. BJP and AGP will jointly fight the coming by-polls in the state to be held on November 19.   AGP president Atul Bora sa......

  • India, New Zealand sign three pacts including avoidance of double taxation
India, New Zealand sign three pacts including avoidance of double taxation.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ National.

India and New Zealand have signed three agreements in the areas of double taxation avoidance, food security and sports.   The agreements were signed in the presence of Prime Minister Modi and...

  • Man Booker prize 2016 won by American author Paul Beatty
Man Booker prize 2016 won by American author Paul Beatty.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

Paul Beatty has become the first US author to win the Man Booker Prize with his racial satire The Sellout.   His novel tells the story of a young black man who tries to reinstate slavery and ra......

  •  India eye series win in fourth ODI against New Zealand in Ranchi
India eye series win in fourth ODI against New Zealand in Ranchi.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ Sports.

India will eye a series win against New Zealand today, when they play the fourth ODI in Ranchi, skipper MS Dhoni's hometown. The match will begin at 1:30 PM.   The Men in Blue are currently lea...

  •  Crackers banned after 10 pm on Diwali
Crackers banned after 10 pm on Diwali.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

The Kamrup Metro district administration has banned the use of fire crackers between 10 pm and 6 am during the Diwali festival. Those who continue bursting crackers till late might land in soup. &ldq......

  • Three rhino poachers nabbed by Army in Kaliabor
Three rhino poachers nabbed by Army in Kaliabor.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Three rhino poachers were nabbed by Army in Kaliabor near the Kaziranga National Park in Assam, police sources said on Wednesday.   Acting on specific intelligence inputs, Army managed to catch...

  • Hindu Bangladeshi issue: AASU threatens to step up protests
Hindu Bangladeshi issue: AASU threatens to step up protests.
26 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Powerful students body All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) and regional party Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) have strongly opposed the Central government's move to revise the Citizenship Amendment Bill, ......