•  5.1 magnitude quake hits China
5.1 magnitude quake hits China.
27 Mar, 2017. \\ World News.

An earthquake of 5.1 magnitude today hit Yangbi County in southwest Yunnan Province in China. China Earthquake Networks Centre said that quake struck at 7:55 am local time.   Four tremors me...

  • Height of Shivaji Memorial to be raised from 192 metres to 210 metres
Height of Shivaji Memorial to be raised from 192 metres to 210 metres.
26 Mar, 2017. \\ National.

The Maharashtra Government has raised the height of the statue of Maratha king Chhatrapati Shivaji off the Arabian Sea at Mumbai.   The height of the statue has been raised to 210 metres from t......

  • Endangered Gecko seized in Guwahati
Endangered Gecko seized in Guwahati.
10 Mar, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

One endangered Gecko lizard which was being smuggled outside Assam was seized from a person at Guwahati railway station on Friday. The lizard specie has great demand in China for its reported medicina...

  • Bogibeel Bridge to be commissioned in December, 2017
Bogibeel Bridge to be commissioned in December, 2017.
4 Feb, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The much awaited Bogibeel Bridge over the Brahmaputra River in Dibrugarh is scheduled for commissioning in December 2017. This was declared by Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain in a press me......

  • Officials call off search for missing flight MH370
Officials call off search for missing flight MH370.
17 Jan, 2017. \\ World News.

Officials on Tuesday said that they had ended the underwater search for the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 after finding no trace of it even after almost three years. 239 people on board the missing pla...

  •  China building world's highest altitude telescope in Tibet
China building world's highest altitude telescope in Tibet.
8 Jan, 2017. \\ World News.

China has started building the world's highest altitude gravitational wave telescopes in Tibet, close to country's Line of Actual Control with India.   With a budget of $18.8 million, the teles......

  • India becomes bigger economy than the 'Colonial Master' UK
India becomes bigger economy than the 'Colonial Master' UK.
20 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

India has managed to overtake its erstwhile colonial master United Kingdom in terms of the size of the economy for the first time after nearly 150 years.   UK’s 2016 GDP of GBP 1.87 trill...

  • Lt Gen Bipin Rawat to be next Indian Army chief; B.S Dhanoa to be IAF chief
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat to be next Indian Army chief; B.S Dhanoa to be IAF chief.
18 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Vice Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Bipin Rawat will be the new Chief of Army Staff, while Air Marshal BS Dhanoa, the next Chief of Air Staff. They will take charge in the afternoon of 31st of th......