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  • Thursday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 01:36:18
  • Swami Satyamitranand Giri Maharaj passes away

    Swami Satyamitranand Giri Maharaj, a renowned seer, passed away at Dehradun in Uttarakhand today after a prolonged illness. The 87-year-old head of Bharat Mata Janhit Trust was undergoing treatment for some time at a hospital. Swami Avadeshanand Giri Maharaj said, the Samadhi will be at Haridwar-based Raghav Kutir tomorrow. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President […]

    Bangladesh receives highest ever net FDI amounting to 3.61 bn dollars

    Bangladesh received net foreign direct investment (FDI) amounting to 3.61 billion dollars in 2018, which is its highest ever. The surge of about 68 per cent over last year came as Japan Tobacco Inc invested 1.47 billion dollars in purchasing the business from a Bangladeshi company. Power sector attracted the highest FDI worth over 1 […]

    Iran slams new US sanctions say they mean end of diplomacy

    Iran today slammed Trump administration over new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic’s supreme leader and other top officials. Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said the measures spell permanent closure of diplomacy between Tehran and Washington. He said Trump administration is annihilating all the established international mechanisms for keeping peace and security in the […]

    Protest against indifferent attitude of NHAI at Harangajao

    by Anup Biswas Haflong  : To register their protest against the indifferent attitude of National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) the People of  Harangajao in Dima Hasao district on Monday blocked NH-54 E from   5:00 AM. However the blockade was lifted after receiving assurance from the district administration at 1:30 pm.   The blockade was called demanding […]

    ‘Assam CM Sonowal Involved in Coal Syndicate’ : CM written a letter to CBI to launch a probe into all allegations

      By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : Nagaon MP Pradyut Bordoloi on Sunday alleged that Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has been involved in the coal-syndicate running in the Margherita Assembly constituency. The Congress leader also alleged involvement of administration, forest department and the Assam government officials and media persons in the syndicate. The statement was made […]

    Rag Tag Assam Border Police For Post NRC ! Additional Draft NRC to be Published on June 26

      By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : A rag tag Assam border police, with vintage logistics and a small manpower, gingerly getting ready to handle the post NRC avalanche of Bangladeshi, not knowing how they will cope up nor the big bosses of the Assam Police could draw up any concrete plan. The Border police which […]

    Council of Europe restores Russia′s voting rights

    Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has voted in favour of restoring Russia’s voting rights, five years after they were revoked over its illegal annexation of the Crimean Peninsula. Despite strong opposition from Ukraine, the assembly voted 118 in favour and 62 against, with 10 abstentions. The move paves the way for Russia to […]

    Rail communication between Sylhet and other parts of Bangladesh resumes

    The rail communication between Sylhet and other parts of Bangladesh resumed late in the evening yesterday after the train accident at Baramchal in Kulaura upazila of Moulvibazar on Monday. Briefing media persons in Dhaka yesterday, Cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam said that four bodies were recovered and there might be more bodies under the debris. […]

    UN Security Council urges dialogue, end to US-Iran tensions

    Condemning the latest attacks on oil tankers in the Persian Gulf, the UN Security Council has urged all parties to exercise maximum restraint and take measures and actions to reduce escalation and tension. The UN’s most powerful body said the attacks violate international rules on freedom of navigation and maritime transport and threaten international peace […]

    44th anniversary of Emergency today

    Today is the 44th anniversary of the Emergency. The then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had imposed emergency on the midnight of 25th of June in 1975. In a tweet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, India salutes all those greats who fiercely and fearlessly resisted the emergency. He said, the country’s democratic ethos successfully prevailed over […]