•  China blocks Brahmaputra tributary for hydro project
China blocks Brahmaputra tributary for hydro project.
2 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

China announced that it had blocked a tributary of the Brahmaputra to facilitate work on one of its "most expensive" hydropower projects in Tibet.   The blocking of the tributary coul...

  • High alert in states bordering Pakistan following surgical strikes by Indian Army across LoC
High alert in states bordering Pakistan following surgical strikes by Indian Army across LoC.
30 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Border Security Force (BSF) has put all its units along the International Border on high alert in the wake of the surgical strikes by India on terror launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC) o......

  • 28 organisations of Assam oppose Centres's move on Hindu migrants
28 organisations of Assam oppose Centres's move on Hindu migrants.
29 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

At least 28 organisations of Assam, including the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU), have reiterated their stance that under no conditions the state will bear the burden of migrants came after th...

  • Assam Police arms in militants’ hands: NIA report
Assam Police arms in militants’ hands: NIA report.
28 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In a shocking report, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) said that police personnel in several states allegedly indulged in pilferage of huge quantities of live ammunitions from government armsko......

  •  Mass terror attack bid foiled, 6 JMB militants arrested from Assam, West Bangal
Mass terror attack bid foiled, 6 JMB militants arrested from Assam, West Bangal.
27 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The special task force of Kolkata Police has arrested six most wanted Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh militants from West Bengal and Assam.   Those arrested include Abdul Hossain Faruk, who hea...

  • Chinese troops camp in Arunachal Pradesh
Chinese troops camp in Arunachal Pradesh.
26 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops reportedly violated the border in Arunachal Pradesh and were seen camping at Anjaw district in September first week.   The incursion into Arunachal......

  • Gauhati HC declares Assam provincialisation act unconstitutional
Gauhati HC declares Assam provincialisation act unconstitutional .
25 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

In a landmark judgement, The Gauhati High Court declared the Assam Venture Educational Institutions (Provincialization of Services) Act, 2011 as constitutionally invalid. The division bench of Justic...

  • 18-year-old girl gang-raped by three in moving train in Assam
18-year-old girl gang-raped by three in moving train in Assam.
24 Sep, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

A 18-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by three youth in a moving train in Tinsukia district of Assam on Thursday night.   A case was registered with the Government Railway Police (GRP) an......