Assam shamed globally as tourism may face threat by rock hurling incident!

Assam shamed globally as tourism may face threat by rock hurling incident!

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar In what may be termed as a shameful incident that has left the state of Assam red faced, as reported by The New Indian Express, coach Darren Lehman has allegedly injured his hand by the stone, thrown by an unknown bystander when the Australian team was going back to its hotel […]

ASSAM | 70 years on, Bodoland issue sees no respite; Numerous agitations on the fray!

ASSAM | 70 years on, Bodoland issue sees no respite; Numerous agitations on the fray!

Guwahati, October 10, 2017: Since 1967, a section of people in Assam have been demanding for the protection of their rights. The Bodos in Assam have time and again voiced their demand in the form of agitation and protests but unfortunately, it fell into deaf ears. Political parties have come and gone by assuring them […]

MEGHALAYA | On Constructing better roads — By Anjan K Nath

MEGHALAYA | On Constructing better roads — By Anjan K Nath

-By Anjan K. Nath, Ph.D One of the major complaints I hear from residents of Shillong and visitors alike is in relation to the deplorable condition of the public thoroughfares, roads, and pavements in and around the Capital City which is also known as the “Queen of Hill Stations.”  Recently a friend from abroad visited […]

Act East Policy and Northeast India- An Analysis by Anjan K. Nath

Act East Policy and Northeast India- An Analysis by Anjan K. Nath

-By Anjan K Nath Having retired from active teaching in Taiwan, I was looking forward to returning home and getting involved in some way where I could use my knowledge and observation which could benefit my environment and living space as I had done in Taiwan.  However, it has not been easy up to now […]

OPINION | India & its ‘3Ps’: Horrible past, pretentious present, bleak prospect

OPINION | India & its ‘3Ps’: Horrible past, pretentious present, bleak prospect

~~By Gaurav Tyagi India is over-sensitive about China’s engagement in South Asia. China’s defense minister visiting Sri-Lanka and Nepal was hyped up a lot in Indian media during March. Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Yang holding talks with his Nepali counterpart last month also made India quite anxious. This is an assertion of India’s underlying tribal and collectivist […]

Manipur’s Bobee Elangbam is taking Interior Designing to new heights through sustainability!

Manipur’s Bobee Elangbam is taking Interior Designing to new heights through sustainability!

–Interviewed by Shweta Raj Kanwar “We shape our homes and then our homes shape us.”- Winston Churchill How true is this phrase- the surrounding where we live in is a clear manifestation of our thoughts, the better the surrounding, clearer will be our thoughts. Interior designing as a career is still a domain that is […]

Up-close and Personal with Ch Lady Diana, an award-winning writer from Manipur

Up-close and Personal with Ch Lady Diana, an award-winning writer from Manipur

~~By Kingson Chingakham Born and brought up in Manipur, this young writer sees writing as a revolution, a movement which can set a legacy — an imperative yet forgotten approach of writing and observing, talking and questioning the existence and the history of the Northeast. In an interview with Kingson Chingakham,  Ch Lady Diana, author of The Mirage of Love and […]