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India’s North East Region in 2011 – Declining Violence & Distant Peace

India’s North East Region in 2011 – Declining Violence & Distant Peace

2012 is far near. Former Deputy Director in the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) Dr. Bibhu Prasad Routray writes his analytic piece about North East India in the period of 2011. Advertisements By- Bibhu Prasad Routray 2011 was the year of consolidation of the absence of violence-phenomenon that has dawned in India’s Northeast for the past […]

Assam gets AFSPA for one more year

Assam gets AFSPA for one more year

By- Staff Reporter | Date- December 20, 2011 Advertisements The much controversial and claimed as draconian law, the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act or AFSPA has been extended in whole of Assam for one more year. This was done by the Government of India in spite of reservations from the central intelligence agency. As per […]

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 […]