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Democracy under Eclipse in many countries

Democracy under Eclipse in many countries

Earlier this year the elections in Egypt, Russia, Colombia, Venezuela and several others have not been able to rise above censure. The recent elections in Pakistan and Zimbabwe have come under serious criticism and their credibility has been questioned. According to experts, True democracies around the world seem to be on the decline. Electoral democracies […]

Diamond Smuggling Trade flourishes in Thailand from India – Govt gives blind eye

Diamond Smuggling Trade flourishes in Thailand from India – Govt gives blind eye

A recent investigation by Times of Assam has revealed that there is a big scam in the Diamond Industry of India. Diamonds worth millions of Dollars are being shipped across the borders illegally under the nose of Authorities to other South Asian Countries such as Thailand, from where it is being sold to Western Markets. […]

Indian Economic slowdown – Look East & Ban West

Indian Economic slowdown – Look East & Ban West

As I pen this down, our Facebook walls are filled with jokes, quotes and anguish of how the Indian Economy is going to dogs, how rupees rises up only when Dhoni tosses the coin and how price rise is affecting all of us. True, -If India would have been self-sufficient, the dollar value would have […]

Walmart – Boon but with Caution

Walmart – Boon but with Caution

By- Priyankan Goswami The latest debate on FDI in retail & agriculture reminds us of eminent Assamese filmmaker Jahnu Barua’s classic Xagoroloi Bohudoor (It’s a Long Way to the Sea). The much acclaimed movie beautifully showed the story of a boatman who feared of losing his only source of income when the government decided to […]

Bangladesh Government In Search Of New Allies in Asia

Bangladesh Government In Search Of New Allies in Asia

By- Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury While ruling Bangladesh Awami League in general and the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in particular is greatly unhappy over India’s last-minute back out from striking the Teesta and Feni river water sharing treaties, according to The Telegraph, published from Kolkata (India), in an opinion editorial titled ‘Large-hearted message from visit’ […]