•  Unions stage protest at Jantar Mantar opposing citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi migrants
Unions stage protest at Jantar Mantar opposing citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi migrants.
16 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Opposing the Centre’s decision to provide citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshis, who migrated from Bangladesh post-1971, Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuba Parishad, Karbi students union, Indigenous People's Fr...

  • AGP slams Modi government’s move to grant citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi refugees
AGP slams Modi government’s move to grant citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi refugees.
15 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The BJP-led Assam government’s alliance partner Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) has strongly opposed the Centre’s move to grant Indian citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi refugees.   AGP lead......

  •  Power tariff to go up 59 paisa per unit in Assam
Power tariff to go up 59 paisa per unit in Assam.
13 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Electricity will cost more by 59 paise per unit for domestic consumers in Assam from November.   The Assam Power Distribution Company ltd (APDCL) has decided to hike power tariff in a meeting h...

  • Vijaya Dashami celebrated in Assam
Vijaya Dashami celebrated in Assam.
12 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Vijaya Dashami and Dussehra have been celebrated in Assam and across the country on Tuesday. The festival was celebrated with traditional fervor and delight.   Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal......

  • Durga Puja festivity grips Assam, Maha Ashtami today
Durga Puja festivity grips Assam, Maha Ashtami today.
9 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Thousands of people thronged colorfully-decorated and brightly-illuminated Durga Puja pandals in Guwahati and other parts of the state..   Today is Maha Ashtami. The day is especially significa...

  • Haiti: Hurricane Matthew leaves more than 800 people dead
Haiti: Hurricane Matthew leaves more than 800 people dead.
8 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The UN has warned it could take days for the full impact of Hurricane Matthew in Haiti to emerge, as the death toll soars to more than 800. The death toll has doubled, and may rise, as rescue teams g......

  • CM inaugurates first Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra of North East in Guwahati
CM inaugurates first Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra of North East in Guwahati.
7 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday inaugurated the first Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra of the entire North East in Guwahati. Sonowal said that the State Government wants to develop skill tra...

  •  Lodha panel issues instructions to state associations against using funds disbursed by BCCI
Lodha panel issues instructions to state associations against using funds disbursed by BCCI.
5 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The stand-off between the Lodha committee and Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) is getting murkier day by day.   The Lodha panel in an e-mail communication to all state association has strictly instr......