•  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...

  • Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali
Chinese products flood Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali.
28 Oct, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Despite boycott calls by several organizations, made-in-China products are being sold in Guwahati markets ahead of Diwali. Some non-Assamese traders based in Fancy Bazar have imported Chinese goods, i......

  •  6.4 magnitude earthquake hits in Himalayan region of Tibet
6.4 magnitude earthquake hits in Himalayan region of Tibet.
17 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

The U.S. Geological Survey said, an earthquake of magnitude 6.2 was felt in the Himalayan region of Tibet today. It said, the earthquake was at about 300 kilometers northwest of the city of Qamdo. &n...

  • Dam on Brahmaputra won't affect India: China
Dam on Brahmaputra won't affect India: China.
9 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Construction of a new dam on a tributary of Brahmaputra would have no impact on downstream flows as its maximum capacity can only store "less than 0.02 per cent" of the river's average run-o......

  • India to take up with China blocking of Brahmaputra tributary
India to take up with China blocking of Brahmaputra tributary.
7 Oct, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

India will take up with China the issue of its blocking of a tributary of the Brahmaputra river in Tibet as part of the construction of its hydro project. There is a bilateral agreement with China to...

  •  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......

  • Uttarakhand cloudburst: 33 killed as heavy rains lash Chamoli district
Uttarakhand cloudburst: 33 killed as heavy rains lash Chamoli district.
2 Jul, 2016. \\ National.

At least 33 people were killed following a cloudburst in Chamoli and Pittoragarh districts of Uttarakhand on Friday.Four teams of the National Disaster Response Force or NDRF, along with the Army and ...

  • 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolts Nepal, 15 injured
5.5-magnitude earthquake jolts Nepal, 15 injured.
6 Feb, 2016. \\ World News.

A moderate quake measuring 5.5 magnitude on the Richter scale hit Nepal's capital and its tourist hub Pokhra on Friday, injuring 15 people.The quake was epi-centred at Sindhupalchowk district, 55......