• China planning underwater tunnel; may affect Brahmaputra’s flow in Assam, Arunachal and Bangladesh
China planning underwater tunnel; may affect Brahmaputra’s flow in Assam, Arunachal and Bangladesh.
31 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

According to massive revelation by one of China’s major leading daily, ‘South China Morning Post’, the country is planning a underwater tunnel through the heart of Brahmaputra river ...

  • Greater Nagalim: Manipur will not part with land
Greater Nagalim: Manipur will not part with land.
30 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Manipur government on Sunday formed a sub-committee consisting of members of different political parties to draft a comprehensive memorandum. The memorandum will be submitted to Prime Minister Narendr......

  • The first Guwahati International Film Festival gets underway with the screening of The Salesman
The first Guwahati International Film Festival gets underway with the screening of The Salesman.
29 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The first Guwahati International Film Festival (GIFF) gets underway with the screening of Oscar winner ‘The Salesman’ directed by Asghar Farhadi in the presence of ambassadors from Iran an...

  • Gauhati High Court declares anti-tobacco Act as unconstitutional
Gauhati High Court declares anti-tobacco Act as unconstitutional.
28 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Gauhati High Court on Friday in a judgment declared the existing anti-tobacco law in the State as “beyond the powers”. The anti-tobacco bill was tabled in Assam assembly on July 16, 20......

  • 93 outsiders appointed in NF Railway
93 outsiders appointed in NF Railway.
26 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Though Prime Minister, Narendra Modi had said “The only code of conduct of the Government should be ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas!” and the Chief Minister of Assam always speak of native...

  • Sudden death of former sub-inspector Tamijuddin Ahmed in police custody raises questions of a conspiracy
Sudden death of former sub-inspector Tamijuddin Ahmed in police custody raises questions of a conspiracy.
23 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In a mysterious case of sudden death, a family is seeking justice and answers to the sudden demise of a former police sub-inspector (SI) under police custody at the Guwahati central jail. The former S......

  • ‘The Black Cat’ wins two awards at Los Angeles
‘The Black Cat’ wins two awards at Los Angeles.
21 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Making Assam proud again, Bhargav Saikia directed The Black Cat has received the Best Cinematography award (A. Vasanth) and an Honourable Mention in the Best Fantasy/Sci-fi category at the summer edit...

  • Himanta Biswa Sarma announces new tourism policy: Ministers to promote Assam Tourism globally
Himanta Biswa Sarma announces new tourism policy: Ministers to promote Assam Tourism globally.
20 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Tourism Minister of Assam on Thursday announced an ambitious tourism policy in the Assam Secretariat. The ‘Tourism Policy of Assam 2017’, effective from January 2018 till December 2022, ha......