Saturday, April 20, 2019

Gunotsav in Assam, a photo-op where VIPs have lunch with school kids sitting on...

By Anuraag Baruah Gunotsav 2.0 started in Assam on October 10 and came to an end on October 13. From the Chief Minister himself to...

The Common Naga is equally corrupt!

Nagaland surely is among the most corrupt places in India. The usual politicians and bureaucrats merrily looting at will. These are people with no...

What’s up Northeast? Let’s Crowdfund!

Kunal Kapoor Crowdfunding is a way to raise funds through online campaigns.  Today, most of the crowdfunding platforms offer space for social and creative campaigns...

Justice eludes Assam’s journo-victims

By Nava Thakuria For more than one reason, India remains a hazardous place for hardliner journalists irrespective of the regimes in power at the national...
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...

What did Irom Sharmila really achieve? 90 votes?

By Subhajit Paul The young man asks me - “Bhaiya, I understand Irom Sharmila did a lot of great things but didn’t you see how...

Opinion | Demonetization-GST will eventually help Indian Economy to grow

By Alok Kumar Choudhary The state of Indian economy is being much discussed these days.  The discussion over the economy started when the GDP figures...

Are secret killings back in Assam?

By Mrinmoy Buragohain Another such incident in the state, where two businessmen were shot at by unidentified miscreants, took place in Hojai. The businessmen have...

Naga Nomenclature and Article 371 (A)

Thongam Sunil Singh Creating a sense of solidarity among the different ethnic groups in Manipur and cementing a single Manipuri identity have been the efforts...

Opinion | Latest stereotyping in Assam is finding a Bangladeshi who illegally crossed over...

By Parvin Sultana The Second World War is one of the worst that the mankind has witnessed. The ideology of Nazism was build up...