• Diwali arrived a fortnight before time, says PM Narendra Modi
Diwali arrived a fortnight before time, says PM Narendra Modi.
8 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

After the GST Council announced several relief measures for small and medium businesses; Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said Diwali had arrived early for the people of the country. Prime Min...

  •  Massive fire breaks out in Fancy Bazaar, Guwahati
Massive fire breaks out in Fancy Bazaar, Guwahati.
31 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

A huge fire broke out in the Guwahati’s Fancy Bazaar at 1:30 AM, engulfing more than 4 shops.   Nearly 8 fire tenders struggled to bring the blaze under control.   It is suspected ......

  •  PM Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers in Himachal's Kinnaur district
PM Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers in Himachal's Kinnaur district.
30 Oct, 2016. \\ National.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday celebrated Diwali with jawans of ITBP, Indian Army and Dogra Scouts in Sumdo, Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh.   PM Modi paid tributes to martyrs and...

  •  Diwali being celebrated across Assam
Diwali being celebrated across Assam.
30 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Diwali, the festival of light, is being celebrated in Assam and across the nation on Wednesday.   Communities across the state are busy celebrating Diwali in their own customary ways. Apart fro......

  • Aurangabad: Fire in crackers market engulfs 150 stalls, 30 vehicles
Aurangabad: Fire in crackers market engulfs 150 stalls, 30 vehicles.
29 Oct, 2016. \\ National.

Massive fire broke out in Zila Parishad ground where fireworks were being sold in Aurangabad district, Maharashtra before Diwali on Saturday. More than 150 stalls and at least a dozen four-whee...

  • Diwali fervour grips Assam
Diwali fervour grips Assam.
29 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Light and colour have brightened the cityscape as Guwahatians prepare to celebrate Diwali. Preparations are in full swing across Assam to celebrate Diwali - the festival of lights.   The ancien......

  • Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali
Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali.
28 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Despite boycott calls by several organizations, made-in-China products are being sold in Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali. Some non-Assamese traders based in Fancy Bazar have imported Chinese goods, i...

  • Dhanteras being celebrated in Assam
Dhanteras being celebrated in Assam.
28 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Dhanteras is being celebrated in Assam and across the country on Friday. The festival is celebrated two days before Diwali. Dhanteras is also known as Dhantryaodashi or Dhanwantri Triodasi. People pu......