•  Vegetable retail prices up by 100 % in Guwahati markets
Vegetable retail prices up by 100 % in Guwahati markets.
1 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Prices of most of vegetables like cabbage, chilly, tomato, cauliflower, brinjal have seen a price rise between 80-100% in retail markets of Guwahati.   There are huge differences between prices...

  • AASU demands eviction of illegal Bangladeshi encroachers from government land
AASU demands eviction of illegal Bangladeshi encroachers from government land.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) has demanded eviction of all illegal Bangladeshi immigrants from the Government land measuring 77,420 bighas located at villages, namely Phuhuratoli, Dholpur......

  • 17 teachers committed suicide in 3 months in Assam
17 teachers committed suicide in 3 months in Assam.
31 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Assam College Teachers and Librarians Association (ACTLA) alleged that 17 teachers of venture colleges in Assam committed suicide in the last three months because of the BJP led state government&r...

  • 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......

  • 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...

  •  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 ......

  • Common man hit hard with soaring price rise in Assam
Common man hit hard with soaring price rise in Assam.
29 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Price of rice, vegetables are sky rocketing and to add to the list are pulses in Assam. The prices of pulses have hiked by Rs 40 per kg, wholesale market sources said.   Potato, tomatoes, onion...

  •  Assam government hand-in-glove with trader syndicate: Akhil Gogoi
Assam government hand-in-glove with trader syndicate: Akhil Gogoi.
28 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The KMSS alleged that the BJP-led government in Assam was ruining the economy with the help of blackmarketeers. While addressing a press meet, KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi said that the Sarbananda Sonowal......