Menstruation Benefit Bill- A Welcome idea by Arunachal MP Ninong Ering which may backfire

Menstruation Benefit Bill- A Welcome idea by Arunachal MP Ninong Ering which may backfire

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | March 24, 2018 I recently came across ‘the Menstruation Benefit Bill’ moved by Arunachal Pradesh MP Ninong Ering and I must admit on the face of it – it was indeed laudable and thoughtful of a Member of Parliament to think of us women along these lines! After all since […]

Left sees Red as Lotus Blooms Pink in Tripura — By Pushpendra Shukla

Left sees Red as Lotus Blooms Pink in Tripura — By Pushpendra Shukla

By PUSHPENDRA SHUKLA | March 13, 2018 The Left saw red when they were overtaken by the Lotus after 25 years of ruling Tripura. The Left’s last bastion after losing West Bengal to TMC is now forced to go back to the drawing board and rethink. Are we as relevant as the Dinosaurs? As enough […]

8 surrendered GNLA cadres- a sheer case of misguided youth! Where are we heading?

8 surrendered GNLA cadres- a sheer case of misguided youth! Where are we heading?

Date: March 14, 2018 Respected Editor, I would like to draw your attention to the employment issues that the youth are facing in Northeast India.With the development taking its toll in Shillong, the employment sectors have seemed to lose its way. Many of the youth are not being able to come up with opportunities due […]

Torn apart yet bound by God’s unconditional love: On being a Naga woman– By Vitono Gugu Haralu

Torn apart yet bound by God’s unconditional love: On being a Naga woman– By Vitono Gugu Haralu

By Vitono Gugu Haralu | March 8, 2018 I write this as a concerned person and as a Naga woman living in Nagaland. I have often praised and acknowledged men from my community in raising me up with their unconditional support and trusting me to participate in most activities they were involved in, all at par […]

Meghalaya: When money power overcomes voter’s rationality- The voters speak!

Meghalaya: When money power overcomes voter’s rationality- The voters speak!

By Shweta Raj Kanwar | February 24, 2018 The role of money in the Indian political scenario is one factor that can bring a party to power or may even lead to its downfall and its influence is not something new for the people. As the three Northeast Indian sates- Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya are […]

Improvised Explosive Device: The game changer in Garo Hills

Improvised Explosive Device: The game changer in Garo Hills

Almost a week after the death of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) candidate Jonathone N Sangma who was killed in an IED attack in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills district. Counterinsurgency operations in the trouble torn region is going on full swing to go deeper into the cell network to dismantle both the bomb and the bombmaker. The […]