Exercise Jalrahat 2016: A major disaster for the Assam government!

Exercise Jalrahat 2016: A major disaster for the Assam government!

-By Christopher Gatphoh Exercise Jalrahat 2016,  a joint initiative taken by the Assam government and the Armed Forces in mitigating disasters turned to be an eye wash for the state government. National Disaster Management Policy – 2016 which stressed on understanding disaster risks, disaster risk reduction and preparedness was nothing much but a show of […]

Meghalaya: A Movement on Animal Rights has begun- Is the Government Listening?

Meghalaya: A Movement on Animal Rights has begun- Is the Government Listening?

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar “The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: That’s the essence of humanity”-  George Bernard Shaw. Jimmy, my pet canine was more than just a pet for me- he was my friend, my companion in times of grief who gave me […]

IPFT’s state demand : culmination of Tripura’s ethno-centric politics

IPFT’s state demand : culmination of Tripura’s ethno-centric politics

-By Tapas Dey A great political scientist had once perceptively commented ‘ the question of national sovereignty is uncompromisable’. It is truly so as evident from historical records. The point is illustrated tellingly by the case of Tripura and its ethno-centric politics. It is now an axiom of history that Tripura had a sprinkling of […]

Tripura :Trozan Horses and fifth columnists in; BJP heads for trouble!

Tripura :Trozan Horses and fifth columnists in; BJP heads for trouble!

-By Tapas Dey July 9, 2017: The illusion of fast-paced growth ostensibly achieved by BJP over the past one year seems headed for an early end with the entry of six Trozan Horses headed by Sudip Roy Barman and lone Congress legislator and rank opportunist Ratan Lal Nath. All these elements who destroyed Congress over […]

Assam: 1.4 lakh ‘Doubtful Voters’- How authentic are the numbers; Is Violence a solution?

Assam: 1.4 lakh ‘Doubtful Voters’- How authentic are the numbers; Is Violence a solution?

-Shweta Raj Kanwar July 1, 2017: The Nationality of a section of the population in India is still doubted and as per the Election Commission of India, they have been branded as doubtful citizens and have been categorized as D-voters thereby barring them from casting their votes and having a say in the upcoming elections. […]

Chinese imperialists preparing to bite India again

Chinese imperialists preparing to bite India again

-By Tapas Dey The ban order put by the dictatorial and imperialistic government of China on Indian prilgrims to Manas Sarovar in Tibet through Nathula pass in Sikkim has brought into sharp focus yet again the dragon’s attempt at provoking trouble with India . According to reports emanating from Sikkim the chinese peoples liberation army […]