•  National Green Tribunal orders to halt AIIMS construction in Changsari
National Green Tribunal orders to halt AIIMS construction in Changsari.
26 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered to stop all construction activities of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Changsari near Guwahati.   The AIIMS demand committee...

  • Indian rupee hits new low of Rs 68.86
Indian rupee hits new low of Rs 68.86.
25 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The rupee on Thursday slipped to a new low of Rs 68.8650 against the dollar in intra-day trade.   Investors remained cautious weighing the impact of government’s demonetisation move. Surg......

  • Ex-employee of Asam Sahitya Sabha commits suicide, names Paramananda Rajbongshi in suicide note
Ex-employee of Asam Sahitya Sabha commits suicide, names Paramananda Rajbongshi in suicide note.
24 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Asam Sahitya Sabha, the most important literary organization of Assam, is in fresh controversy as a retired head-assistant of the central office committed suicide. The body of Rajen Dutta was found ha...

  • RBI issues strict rules for cash withdrawals for wedding
RBI issues strict rules for cash withdrawals for wedding.
23 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has put in strict rules for withdrawal of cash towards paying the expenses incurred in weddings.   Only one person per family with an upcoming wedding on or befo......

  • CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders bank accounts for all tea workers
CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders bank accounts for all tea workers.
22 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held a meeting bank officials, tea garden association and Assam Chah Mazdoor Sangha on Monday.   State government has decided to open Jan Dhan accounts f...

  • Patna Indore Express Derails: Death toll climbs to 145
Patna Indore Express Derails: Death toll climbs to 145.
21 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In the worst rail accident in recent years, 145 passengers were killed and more than 200 injured, nearly half of them grievously, when 14 coaches of the Indore-Patna Express derailed in Kanpur early o......

  • Demonetization: SC warns of riot-like situation in country
Demonetization: SC warns of riot-like situation in country.
19 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay, for now, the petitions against demonetisation pending before different High Courts and subordinate courts as it cautioned that if hardship continues, there...

  • “Why hasn’t Modi taken any steps to deport 2 crore illegal Bangladeshis?” asks Gogoi
“Why hasn’t Modi taken any steps to deport 2 crore illegal Bangladeshis?” asks Gogoi.
18 Nov, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Senior Congress leader and former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi reacting strongly after the Central Government disclosed in Parliament that there were as many as two crore illegal Bangladeshi migra......