• Assam gears up to celebrate the festival of lights
Assam gears up to celebrate the festival of lights.
19 Oct, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Preparations are in full swing across Assam to celebrate Diwali- the festival of lights. Markets for traditional clay diyas are wearing a gloomy look ahead of Diwali as more people are opting for chea...

  • Government cuts excise duty; petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs 2 per litre with effect from October 4
Government cuts excise duty; petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs 2 per litre with effect from October 4.
3 Oct, 2017. \\ National.

The Indian government today reduced the basic excise duty on Petrol and Diesel by Rs 2 per litre to cushion the impact of rising international prices of crude oil and retail prices of petrol and diese......

  • Durga Ashtami: Devotees visit and offer prayers
Durga Ashtami: Devotees visit and offer prayers.
28 Sep, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The most auspicious day of the Durga Puja; Durga Ashtami is being celebrated at various Puja mandaps across the State. Also known as Maha Ashtami; the day is a celebration of good triumphing over evil...

  • Tickets for India vs Australia T20I at Barsapara to be available from October 2
Tickets for India vs Australia T20I at Barsapara to be available from October 2.
23 Sep, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The Assam Cricket Association has said that the tickets for the upcoming T20I match between India and Australia at Barsapara stadium will be available from 11 AM on October 2. The ACA on Saturday said......

  • ACA reduces students’ ticket price: Tickets to be available from October 2
ACA reduces students’ ticket price: Tickets to be available from October 2.
23 Sep, 2017. \\ Sports.

The Assam Cricket Association (ACA) on Saturday in an announcement reduced the prices of tickets for students for the upcoming T20 international match to be played between India and Australia in Barsa...

  • Wholesale inflation hits four-month high
Wholesale inflation hits four-month high.
14 Sep, 2017. \\ Business.

The wholesale inflation rose to a four-month high of 3.24 per cent in August as prices of food articles soared. Inflation based on the Wholesale Price Index was 1.88 per cent in July 2017 and 1.09 per......

  • CM Sonowal urges Union ministers to intervene in bringing back normalcy to flood affected Northeast
CM Sonowal urges Union ministers to intervene in bringing back normalcy to flood affected Northeast.
23 Aug, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday requested Union Railway, Transport and Civil Aviation ministers to see that train services were restored early and smooth movement of goods-laden tru...

  • 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......