• Protesters slam Himanta Biswa, Students break open Madrassa
Protesters slam Himanta Biswa, Students break open Madrassa.
12 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Student protesters at Badarpur in Assam broke open a government-run Madrassas on Sunday, rejecting orders issued by the state government. Some Muslim organizations hold protest meetings and slammed t...

  • Families of Assam Agitation martyrs opposes citizenship to religious minorities
Families of Assam Agitation martyrs opposes citizenship to religious minorities.
11 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The family members of Assam Agitation martyrs have opposed the Centre's decision to grant citizenship to religious minorities from Bangladesh.   Chandra Kanta Talukdar, brother of Assam Agitati......

  • 450 crore deposited in 15 fake accounts at Axis Bank in Delhi
450 crore deposited in 15 fake accounts at Axis Bank in Delhi.
10 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In yet another raid on Axis Bank, the Income Tax department found Rs 450 crore deposited in 15 fake accounts at the bank's Chandi Chowk branch in New Delhi.   This amount has been deposited in ...

  • Demonetisation Day 30:  Cash crunch still continues across the nation
Demonetisation Day 30: Cash crunch still continues across the nation.
9 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

After a month of demonetisation, the country is still reeling under the cash crunch as banks branches and ATMs are still struggling to meet the cash demand from common people.   The demonetisat......

  • RBI cuts growth estimate to 7.1% from 7.6%
RBI cuts growth estimate to 7.1% from 7.6%.
8 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Reserve Bank of India on cut the economy’s expansion forecast for the current fiscal year to 7.1%, from 7.6% earlier.   RBI said that short-term disruption in economic activity and de...

  • 2 killed, 15 injured as Guwahati-bound Capital Express train derails
2 killed, 15 injured as Guwahati-bound Capital Express train derails.
7 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Two persons were killed and 15 others injured when two coaches and the engine of Guwahati-bound Capital Express from Bihar's Rajendra Nagar Terminal derailed in Alipurduar district of West Bengal near......

  • Man-wildlife conflict rising in Assam, speeding trains kills 4 elephants
Man-wildlife conflict rising in Assam, speeding trains kills 4 elephants.
6 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The man-wildlife conflict has increased drastically in recent months in Assam. The scale of this conflict has increased manifold, mainly due to constant shrinking of forest cover, high rate of human p...

  • 27 bank officials suspended for violating RBI instructions
27 bank officials suspended for violating RBI instructions.
3 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

As many as 27 public sector bank officials were suspended and six transferred for carrying out violative activities post-demonetisation, an official statement said on Friday.   The ministry com......