•  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...

  • PM asks BJP CMs to go into mission mode to implement Centre's schemes
PM asks BJP CMs to go into mission mode to implement Centre's schemes.
28 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the BJP ruled state Chief Ministers to make their states a model for execution of the Central schemes and work in a mission mode in this direction.   Addr......

  • Five fake rhino horns found during verification process in Tezpur
Five fake rhino horns found during verification process in Tezpur.
27 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Five fake rhino horns were found as the State-level rhino horn verification committee, headed by retired PCCF Mohan Chandra Malakar, examined rhino horns kept at the Treasury Office in Tezpur in Sonit...

  • World Bank sanctions Rs 980 crore for Brahmaputra dredging in Assam
World Bank sanctions Rs 980 crore for Brahmaputra dredging in Assam.
27 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Industries and Commerce Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary has said that the World Bank has sanctioned Rs 980 crore to dredge the Brahmaputra as an initiative to develop waterways to Bangladesh and......

  • Modi, Shah to meet CMs of BJP ruled states in New Delhi today
Modi, Shah to meet CMs of BJP ruled states in New Delhi today.
27 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Chief Ministers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ruled states will meet in New Delhi on Saturday to discuss the issues of organizational expansion and publicizing the Central government's schemes a...

  • Cement companies refuse to roll back prices in Assam
Cement companies refuse to roll back prices in Assam.
26 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Cement companies in Assam have refused to roll back prices even after Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s instructions, sources said.   The cement companies had decided to cut prices by R......