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Independence Day of India – Through eyes of North East India

Independence Day of India – Through eyes of North East India

As the country celebrates the 66th Independence Day, I recollect some memories of myself as a kid growing up in Assam, India’s troubled North East during the nineties. Independence Day to us was just an ULFAi diya Asom Bondho for me and every other kid in town. As a kid, it meant a day when […]

Ethno–Exclusive politics affecting Assam

Ethno–Exclusive politics affecting Assam

The BTAD (Bodoland Territorial Autonomous District) clashes started when forest officials tried to evict some migrant Bengali Muslims from a burial ground at the edge of a reserve forest in Kokrajhar district. On 29th May, ABMSU (All Bodoland Minority Students Union) called for a bandh in Kokrajhar town. On July 6th, two ABMSU members were […]

NDFB(PRO) proposes 90% reservation in Boroland

NDFB(PRO) proposes 90% reservation in Boroland

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 08, 2012 The Pro-Talk faction of the Bodo Militant Group National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) yesterday proposed a skeletal sketch of their version of Boroland state which they have been demanding to be curved out of Assam. In an email press release called Framework of the Skeleton of […]

Indian Democracy – Where Anna Hazare failed

Indian Democracy – Where Anna Hazare failed

No Anna or Irom Sharmila, no amount of hunger strikes or street protests will be able to clean our democracy whose virtues are slowly being spilled into the greater drains of capitalism, nepotism and imperialism. By – Priyankan Goswami The version 3.0 of Anna Hazare fasting for Lokpal bill has come to an end, even […]

Bodoland – Eternal Slogan of Divide Assam Fifty-Fifty

Bodoland – Eternal Slogan of Divide Assam Fifty-Fifty

Times of Assam published article against any faction of Assam and received threatening from several people claiming themselves as NDFB. By– Pradip Mahanta All blood brothers within Assam, – all ethnic communities, tribes and sub-tribes have seen, faced and suffered injustice and ill treatment in the last century. A prosperous self-sufficient kingdom which started to shake under […]

Ranjan Daimary to be released, talks with NDFB soon

Ranjan Daimary to be released, talks with NDFB soon

By- Correspondent| Date- September 22, 2011 Ranjan Daimary, Chairmen of the National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB) is going to be releases soon. The release might even happen before the Durga Puja celebrations in first week of October, if things go well. As per sources, Daimary has been granted bail in all cases against him and […]

NDFB Existence hangs in its own balancing Act

NDFB Existence hangs in its own balancing Act

By- Partha Prawal Goswami Putting an end to the 32 years of armed struggle, the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has finally decided to come to the discussion tables with the Government of India (GoI). This decision of the ULFA is not a result of one day process, but years of negotiation and a […]