• Himanta Biswa Sarma tables Expenditure (Provisional) Statement for 2017-18
Himanta Biswa Sarma tables Expenditure (Provisional) Statement for 2017-18.
6 Apr, 2018. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday announced in the Assembly that the state has spent more than 70 per cent of the total budget allotment of Rs 99,453.08 crore during financial yea...

  • Rs 249 crore lottery scam in BTAD
Rs 249 crore lottery scam in BTAD.
2 Apr, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

After the recent controversy of land rights of tribal people in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), Hagrama Mohilary led BTC (Bodoland Territoral Council) has found their way to news in a ......

  • Trade War to affect US smartphone market
Trade War to affect US smartphone market.
25 Mar, 2018. \\ Business.

According to Counterpoint's latest research from its Market Pulse programme, the implications of US tariff expansions will affect its smartphone market as revenue from imported Chinese handsets accoun...

  • 100 plus Mrityunjoy ambulances of Assam non-functional
100 plus Mrityunjoy ambulances of Assam non-functional.
21 Mar, 2018. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Hyderabad based GVK foundation, in 2008, acquired the contract of providing the free 108 ambulance service from the Assam Government, across the state in PPP (Public Private Partnership) mode. The con......

  • Assam | Power tariff to drop by 14 paisa per unit from April 2018
Assam | Power tariff to drop by 14 paisa per unit from April 2018.
20 Mar, 2018. \\ Assam Trending.

The Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) on Monday announced that electricity tariff in the state will be slashed by 2 per cent from the month of April 2018. “The energy charges have ...

  • Around 1,000 kg cannabis seized in Guwahati this weekend
Around 1,000 kg cannabis seized in Guwahati this weekend.
18 Mar, 2018. \\ Assam Trending.

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), with support from the Assam Police, intercepted a truck at Khanapara, Guwahati on Saturday carrying around 1,000 kg of cannabis (ganja). The consignment ......

  • Massive forest fire kills trekkers in Tamil Nadu
Massive forest fire kills trekkers in Tamil Nadu.
12 Mar, 2018. \\ National.

The news of a massive forest fire in Kurangani hills, Tamil Nadu made headlines on Sunday. The Death toll of Sunday's forest fire has risen to nine.  The Commissioner for Revenue Administration ...

  • Parag Agrawal announced as the new CTO of Twitter
Parag Agrawal announced as the new CTO of Twitter.
11 Mar, 2018. \\ Technology.

Parag Agrawal, an IIT-Bombay alumnus and a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University takes over as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of social media giant Twitter Inc on Thursday. The news cam......