• Reliance Jio to charge for data from April
Reliance Jio to charge for data from April.
22 Feb, 2017. \\ Business.

Reliance Jio will begin charging for data services from April but will give steep discounts for a year to over 100 million customers who have come on board within six months of its launch.   Fo...

  • Himanta Biswa Sarma presents Rs 2,349.79 crore deficit Budget in Assam Assembly
Himanta Biswa Sarma presents Rs 2,349.79 crore deficit Budget in Assam Assembly.
7 Feb, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

State Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday presented a Rs 2,349.79 crore deficit Budget for 2017-18 financial year in the Assembly in Guwahati. This is the first full-fledged budget of the ......

  • 100% Penalty on cash transactions over Rs 3 lakh
100% Penalty on cash transactions over Rs 3 lakh.
5 Feb, 2017. \\ Business.

Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has said, the penalty for doing cash transaction will be steep and the receiver will have to pay an amount equivalent to the cash received.   In a bid to check g...

  • Budget session begins today; President to address Joint session of Parliament
Budget session begins today; President to address Joint session of Parliament.
31 Jan, 2017. \\ National.

The Budget session of Parliament will begin today and President Pranab Mukherjee will address the joint sitting of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha.   The Economic Survey will also be tabled o......

  • Assam government to organize Farmer's Martyrs day at Patharughat
Assam government to organize Farmer's Martyrs day at Patharughat.
27 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

State government will organize Farmer's Martyrs day at Patharughat in Darrang district from today. Homage will be paid to the martyrs of 1894 farmers' rising at Patharughat. Assam Agriculture minister...

  • Demonetisation: Note ban caused 35% job loss, 50% dip in revenue
Demonetisation: Note ban caused 35% job loss, 50% dip in revenue.
10 Jan, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The All India Manufacturers’ Organisation (AIMO) in a report said that India has suffered a 35% loss in jobs and 50% dip in revenue after the first 34 days of demonetization drive by the Centre.......

  •  Assam govt to build toilets in tea garden areas
Assam govt to build toilets in tea garden areas.
20 Dec, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal has said, Assam government will reactivate the defunct skill development centres in tea garden areas for generating employment.   In a series of tweets, Sonowal...

  • Govt launches new income declaration scheme 'Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana'
Govt launches new income declaration scheme 'Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana'.
17 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) comes into effect today. Any unaccounted cash or deposit in a bank account can be disclosed under the scheme before April 1, 2017. The PMKGY provides for......