Facebook

Talibanism in Guwahati – An Ode to Media

Talibanism in Guwahati – An Ode to Media

About 19 years ago at a famine affected area in Sudan, world famous photojournalist Kevin Carter had shot a photograph of a vulture approaching a withered baby. For the photograph, he waited for the vulture to enter into a frame with the baby, for which he was asked questions later on whether he was a […]

Guwahati Molestation row – KMSS staged protest of ban on NewsLive

Guwahati Molestation row – KMSS staged protest of ban on NewsLive

By- Staff Reporter | Date- July 16, 2012 Advertisements Under the leadership of KMSS leader & RTI activist Akhil Gogoi, around 200 people staged protest program in front of the satellite channel NewsLive over the Guwahati girl molestation row. The protestor included members of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti(KMSS), Nari Mukti Sangram Saimit(NKSS) and some numbers […]

Censorship on Internet – Another dictatorship of Congress

Censorship on Internet – Another dictatorship of Congress

By- Priyankan Goswami Censorship on the internet in India is now, finally a widely debated issue, thanks to the growing awareness amongst the 100 million Indian internet users who are directly affected by the Government’s dictates. Although control or suppression of information available on the net is nothing new to the country, Indians rarely knew […]

Department of Telecom monitoring social networking sites – Facebook, Twitter profiles no longer private

Department of Telecom monitoring social networking sites – Facebook, Twitter profiles no longer private

In a development that could impact all Social Networking sites such as Facebook, Orkut or Tweeter, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has been directed by the Home Ministry of India to ensure effective monitoring in such sites. This was stated by Milind Deora, the Minister of state for Communication and Information Technology in a written […]

Exploitations in Facebook and cybercrime – Growth of a social curse

Exploitations in Facebook and cybercrime – Growth of a social curse

Ripping the decade of social networking sites It all started more than a decade ago. Yahoo messenger was the in-thing then and had become the tool to indulge in cybersex and crime. Web camera enabled computers led people to realize the better alternative to porn industry. Though nobody can blame Yahoo or anyone for giving […]

Coming PATH for Akhil Gogoi – KMSS should learn from History

Coming PATH for Akhil Gogoi – KMSS should learn from History

By- Priyankan Goswami The writing on the wall is crystal clear. Akhil Gogoi, despite his flaws in charismatic leadership and dramatic endurance has become the main opposition to the Government of Assam. He is now a voice of rebellion, cherished and looked up to by all. Both the young and the old generations, frustrated with […]

ULFA makes End, But reasons are Alive

ULFA makes End, But reasons are Alive

By– Priyanuj Gohain The writing on the wall, as read by most section of media and most people now is that, by agreeing to give up the demand of sovereignty of Assam, the struggle and existence of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has ended. The terror that it imparted, the relevance of the issue […]

Paresh Baruah clarifies about fake profile in Facebook

Paresh Baruah clarifies about fake profile in Facebook

Two days after Times of Assam first reported the presence of fake profile of ULFA C-in-C Paresh Baruah in Facebook, Paresh Baruah himself clarified that neither he nor any member of the organization has any profile in Social Networking sites Twitter and Facebook. In press release sent by email, this evening to Media, Paresh Baruah stated […]