• Granting citizenship to Bangladeshi Hindus in Citizenship Amendment Bill stirs controversy
Granting citizenship to Bangladeshi Hindus in Citizenship Amendment Bill stirs controversy.
19 Apr, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Citizenship Amendment Bill is one among the most important and significant issues of present day Assam. However, the whole process has been politicised. The Assam Satra Mahasabha had recently supp...

  • Govt plans to develop Sivasagar as major tourist hotspot
Govt plans to develop Sivasagar as major tourist hotspot.
15 Feb, 2018. \\ Assam Trending.

Addressing a huge gathering at Boarding Field in Sivasagar on the occasion of International Shiva Festival, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said "Assam and other northeastern states are n......

  • Controversial Parmananda Rajbongshi elected as president of Asam Sahitya Sabha
Controversial Parmananda Rajbongshi elected as president of Asam Sahitya Sabha.
30 Dec, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Controversial general secretary of Asam Sahitya Sabha, Paramananda Rajbongshi has been elected as president of the apex literary body in the State on Friday. Rajbongshi defeated his nearest rival Prah...

  • Gunotsav Results: Sivsagar adjudged best performing district, followed by Tinsukia, Kamrup (Rural) and Cachar
Gunotsav Results: Sivsagar adjudged best performing district, followed by Tinsukia, Kamrup (Rural) and Cachar.
27 Dec, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Results of the second phase of the Gunotsav have been declared by the State education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. Sivasagar district has been adjudged as the best performing district with Tinsukia, ......

  • Sivasagar youth dies mysteriously in GMCH
Sivasagar youth dies mysteriously in GMCH.
2 Nov, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

In a sensational incident a youth from Mechagarh, Sivasagar died in Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Boni Borgohain. According to sources, ...

  • Assam teachers celebrated Teachers’ Day with massive protest across the State
Assam teachers celebrated Teachers’ Day with massive protest across the State.
6 Sep, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

On Teachers’ Day, thousands of teachers were found protesting in support of their various demands across the State. On the second day of the Assam Legislative Assembly on Tuesday several teacher......

  • 1,389 PWD roads destroyed in the flood
1,389 PWD roads destroyed in the flood.
22 Aug, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The recent floods have destroyed the infrastructures of the State. Communication links have been cut off since the flood. This year several PWD roads, bridges and culverts were destroyed by the devast...

  • Assam Floods: Water level recedes but situation still critical
Assam Floods: Water level recedes but situation still critical.
19 Aug, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The flood situation in Assam remained very critical as 10 more people lost their lives while 31.55 lakh are still affected in 24 districts of the state. However, water levels of the Brahmaputra and......