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Not in Ramdev’s Ramlila Maidan, Human Rights Violated in North East

Not in Ramdev’s Ramlila Maidan, Human Rights Violated in North East

By– Pranjit Sarmah Advertisements The incident at Ramlila Maidan of Delhi where the police attacked Ramdev and his supporters is being compared with the brutal Jallianwala bagh incident. One could already see media headlines such as ‘democracy has been killed by government’, ‘emergency like situation’, ‘Jallianwala Bagh like situation created by government’ and many more. […]

ULFA-GoI Lateral Talk – Skipped and Forgotten side (Part 2)

ULFA-GoI Lateral Talk – Skipped and Forgotten side (Part 2)

By– Hrishikesh Mahanta Advertisements What you fear is what is true – Entire Assam was hoping that the lateral talks between the ULFA and Government of India would not be affected by any internal or external factor. But the difference of opinion of the Arabinda Rajkhowa fraction and the Paresh Baruah led hardliner fraction has come […]

ULFA-GoI Lateral Talk – Skipped and Forgotten side (Part 1)

ULFA-GoI Lateral Talk – Skipped and Forgotten side (Part 1)

By– Hrishikesh Mahanta As Assam eagerly waits for some decisive conclusion of the Government of India and ULFA talks to bring results to decades long Indo-Assam conflict, Times of Assam brings to you an exclusive series on the run to the solutions if it were good, bad or debatable. No talks over the issue of Sovereignty […]

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 […]

Indian Army – Do you dare to do what ULFA did

Indian Army – Do you dare to do what ULFA did

By- Priyanuj Gohain Country needs Army to protect its Citizen from Enemy Countries.  But India needs Army to impose action against its own Citizen. Is this Democracy of India! Two days back, the chairman of the United Liberation Front of Assam Arabinda Rajkhowa along with 30 of his ULFA comrades visited the families of the […]

Ramdev VS Anna Hazare – Unmatched questions

Ramdev VS Anna Hazare – Unmatched questions

The conclusion even before we start is straight and simple; – Kisan Baburao Hazare AKA Anna Hazare has replaced Baba Ramdev’s epic struggle against corruption all of a sudden. Anna Hazare is now called the modern Gandhi and his movement called the second Freedom Struggle of India! But does Anna and his claim really deserve […]

Parag Kumar Das Killing – No difference between words of Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and Paresh Baruah

Parag Kumar Das Killing – No difference between words of Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and Paresh Baruah

By– Priyanuj Gohain Afternoon of May 17th, 1996 – the darkest day in history of Assam. Parag Kumar Das was shot dead. Immediately after the killing, the news spread like wildfire much to the shock and grief of the people of Assam, there were two statements. One was by the newly sworn-in Chief Minister of […]

Anna Hazare and Akhil Gogoi – How much difference between Political meetings & yours

Anna Hazare and Akhil Gogoi – How much difference between Political meetings & yours

By- Priyankan Goswami In the public meeting at Guwahati protesting corruption, Anna Hazare questioned to a huge gathering Desh ka Pradhan Mantri Malik hona chahiye ki Naukar? (Should the Prime Minister be the owner or the servant of his country?) With this example, a lesson which every student learns in primary school, Anna was trying […]

Will Mrinal Hazarika and Arabinda Rajkhowa dare to take on the IT syndicate

By- Priyanuj Gohain About three weeks earlier, Pro-Talk ULFA Commander Mrinal Hazarika had made a statement in a press conference which has the potential to be a historical turnaround for the Assamese business community. He had declared that that all businesses where a few non Assamese were running monopoly and stashing away millions of money […]