Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Bodo Womens Justice Forum chairperson Anjali Daimay

Anjali, You Are Assamese First

Pranab Kumar Gogoi The October 30th, 2008 is always a sad memory for the people of Assam.  It was a bloodletting Thursday, which claimed life...
Are the Bengalis enemy of Northeast

Opinion | Are the Bengalis Enemy of Northeast?

Pranab Kumar Gogoi In present political scenario, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 became a bone of contention between Assamese and Bengali speaking people in Assam....

An honest review of Mission China

Sanmita Acharjee Guwahati, September 11: Zubeen Garg, as a director has stacked up quite an impressive cast and crew for his mega commercial release "Mission...

An Open Letter to APSC from a Candidate reveals startling anomalies

To The Chairman, APSC Guwahati, Assam   Dear Sir, Parallel to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) at the Centre, there is a State Public Service Commission (SPSC) in...

Opinion | Is Manipur India’s Little Brazil?

Sunzu Bachaspatimayum “There's no dearth of talent in Manipur, what matters is how we nurture it. Well done AIFF.” This was how Renedy Singh, former...

Animal sacrifice in the name of Durga Puja in Assam is dehumanization

By Nilotpal Dutta Dehumanization takes place when bloodshed becomes a common place thing even though if it happens in the name of culture and traditions. The...

The Irony of HBS and the Cancer Controversy

By Utpal Kanta It was merely a month back when a picture of Himanta Biswa Sarma with Ratan Tata had popped up in media. I...

Hiren Gohain shouldn’t have gone to the Delhi Meeting: Harekrishna Deka

By Harekrishna Deka What Maulana Syed Arshad Madani said in Delhi, capturing a platform by fooling its organizers is highly communally provocative. It looks like...

Do you think Muslim men have never made Hindu Idols in Assam before?

By Anuraag Baruah In June 2016, I had written a piece in The Hoot criticizing the coverage of a high school examination result of Assam...

Rupin Sharma, IPS: The Phenomenon

Kahuto Chishi Sumi To understand the phenomenon of Rupin Sharma, IPS, one must understand the context of Nagaland. Nagaland comprises of 16 Naga Tribes and...