Wednesday, February 21, 2018

People of Assam have already given a tough lesson to the last regime; history...

By Shyamkanu Mahanta One and half year is a long time in Politics. Same time last year, BJP Assam was enjoying plenty of public support,...

Independent Naga women poking the famous Naga male ego

By Kevitho Kera Dimapur, September 10: Increasing number of Naga traffic police-women in the region has hit the ‘famous Naga male ego’. Every time a...

Dispatch from Doklam | How I went to where no other journalist has been!

By Manogya Loiwal @manogyaloiwal Yes, I did it. Every person has a dream and I am no different. To do what no one has done yet is...

Misguided preaching of some Assamese intellectuals

By Nava Thakuria   Could Assam, a northeast Indian province, be put on a red-hot pan anytime by few motivated leader for wrong reasons? Although, most of...

Queer student in Assam resorts to suicide after getting bullied in Catholic school by...

Nilotpal Dutta The incident reminds me of Hilary Swank who played the character of Brandon Teena in the 1999 biographical drama – Boys Don’t Cry....

Don’t kill the Goose that lays the golden eggs—ONGC and OIL

By Dipanjon Konwar This news is already circulating in the corporate grapevine and selected media that now the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG)...

Lies, Misinformation and Propaganda taking Northeast away from Mainland India

Kahuto Chishi Sumi The purpose of propaganda is to instill doubt and fear in the minds of rivals and enemies. Propaganda can take the form...

How OI becomes a factor in terms of Panchayat Documents for the NRC process

By Anuraag Baruah NRC’s state coordinator Prateek Hajela kicked up a storm recently by bringing up the issue of ‘Original Inhabitants’ (OI) in the follow...

Opinion | The Rainbow in Guwahati since 2014

By Bitopi Dutta The 5th Guwahati Pride is going to happen on the 11th of February 2018. A lot of pre-pride events are being organized...

Opinion | Sarbananda Sonowal’s Politics of Opportunism

By Basanta Deka Sarbananda Sonowal, the chief minister of Assam, has failed to administer the state in the last seventeen months. The entire administrative machinery...