Meghalaya: BJP lends ears to minority problems, seeks to woo Christians and Sikh population!

Meghalaya: BJP lends ears to minority problems, seeks to woo Christians and Sikh population!

SHILLONG, Aug 13, 2017: In order to allay fears and misconceptions that the BJP was against the minorities, National Spokesperson of the party, in-charge Meghalaya Nalin Kohli met members of different Christian denominations and also representatives of the Sikh community on Saturday. The Church leaders met Kohli amid rows over a central government notification restricting […]

POEM>> ‘BE BOLD’ — By Lapyndap Pdah

POEM>> ‘BE BOLD’ — By Lapyndap Pdah

BE BOLD Scarred face, She feels out of place, They ogle at her attire, Eyes full of desire. “Be bold, be bold, “utters her soul “I’m not one to cajole. Unleash your fire! Build an empire! Play on your lyre! The summit be your desire, Always a hand do lend,’ YOU ARE A WOMAN- A […]

Bhasa, Hamro Abhiman / भाषा, हाम्रो अभिमान– By Bijoy Sharma

Bhasa, Hamro Abhiman / भाषा, हाम्रो अभिमान– By Bijoy Sharma

Bhasa, hamro abhiman Bhasa ho haro abhiman, Bhasa nai hamro paichan. Paichan bina k bachnu, Asto jiban kaslai sachnu. Bhasa ho hamro sanskar, Bhasa nai hamro sanskriti. Sanskriti bina k bachnu, Asto jiban kaslai sachnu. Bhasa ho hamro karma, Bhasa nai hamro dharma. Dharma bina k bachnu, Asto jiban kaslai sachnu. Bhasa bina kasto jiban, […]

GUNGTE: A poem that describes the pathetic plight of assaulted Arunachali student in Bengaluru!

GUNGTE: A poem that describes the pathetic plight of assaulted Arunachali student in Bengaluru!

This poem, written by Dr. Gumlat Maio is based on the recent racist attack on an Arunachali student Higio Gungte by his landlord that took place at Bangalore on March 6, 2017.  The poem deeply expresses the plight that the poor Arunachali student had to undergo at the hands of his landlord in Bengaluru and […]

My blood is Indian: A powerful letter by a Northeast woman on Racism

My blood is Indian: A powerful letter by a Northeast woman on Racism

“Demanding me to lick his boots, he said, you deserve it only because you are a dirty tribal from the north east”. -Higio Gungte, Arunachal Pradesh. I am an Indian, an optimist Indian, albeit a critical one. Today, after 25 years of contemplation of society and self, I claim I am a despondent citizen of […]

OMEN- – By Ranjit Yengkhom

OMEN- – By Ranjit  Yengkhom

‘ Omen’  O, my beloved earthen world Alas, you are in regret too! For the destination of itself.   The cruel creatures of this age Specially the human acts, All dance and play with flaming fire On your fore head to forget remaining paths, Then they catch fire again The up words white protecting umbrella, […]

‘Behind it and it’s ………’– By Ranjeet Yengkhom

‘Behind it and it’s ………’– By  Ranjeet Yengkhom

   ‘Behind it and it’s ………’   Noisy like avalanche, thundering in high range Where the cities and country sides For welcome, on the eve of Happy Diwali, Even the children of twelve to sixty Gathering there, they caught fire And used crackers for taking pleasure, In free flying in open air; Smoke and its […]