The Ghost of Unemployment haunts Northeast India

The Ghost of Unemployment haunts Northeast India

Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.-Maimonides Tripura has the highest unemployment rate of 19.7 per cent followed by Sikkim at 18.1 per cent. The fifth Annual Employment-Unemployed Survey, 2015-16 shows that with rising education levels, the […]

Demand of Northeast India for separate time-zone can be compromised by change in time-zone

Demand of Northeast India for separate time-zone can be compromised by change in time-zone

-By Subhash Chandra Agrawal October 14, 2017: People and Politicians from north-east India have from time to time raised demand for a separate time-zone for north-east, with a big time-difference of 127 minutes between extreme east and west zones of the country. But any system of dual time-zones may cause unwanted confusion in a country […]

OPINION | Tripura CPM angling for ethnic tension and riots before elections? — By Tapas Dey

OPINION | Tripura CPM angling for ethnic tension and riots before elections? — By Tapas Dey

-By Tapas Dey By all indications the Tripura CPI (M) which specializes in disinformation against individuals and parties and also in confusing people through mischievous activities have been trying to sharpen Tripura’s traditional ethnic polarization and clashes involving tribals and non-tribals. This is illustrated best by the killing of TV channel journalist Santanu Bhwomik (29) […]

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