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Aamir Khan – Appeal to highlight AFSPA and Irom Sharmila in Satyamev Jayate

Aamir Khan – Appeal to highlight AFSPA and Irom Sharmila in Satyamev Jayate

There is no doubt that Bollywood Superstar Aamir Khan has been able to inspire not only millions of Indians with his show Satyamev Jayate, but also able to implement many reforms and decision making by the Center of power – the Indian Government. While there are thousands of issues in this country with varied level […]

Who is the Terrorist

Who is the Terrorist

Starting with the Naga insurgency since India’s independence in 1947, the north eastern region which has international borders with China, Myanmar, Bhutan and Bangladesh continues to be in the grip of secessionist insurgency. These demands for secession however, evoke strong reactions from the Indian State and deployment of a large number of security forces in […]

Iron Lady Irom Sharmila charged for attempting suicide

Iron Lady Irom Sharmila charged for attempting suicide

By- Correspondent A Delhi court framed charges against Irom Sharmila Chanu on today, who has been on fast for about 12 years demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, for allegedly attempting to commit suicide during her fast unto death in the national Capital in 2006. Metropolitan Magistrate (MM) Akash Jain framed charges against 40 years old Chanu […]

IIM Shillong in UN Earth Summit

IIM Shillong in UN Earth Summit

The Indian Institute of Management, Shillong is going to participate in the United Nations Earth Summit today, to be held in Rio de Janerio, capital of Brazil. The IIM Shillong has the honour of being the only educational institution in the country to get an official invitation for the summit. Professor Sanjeeb Kakoty would be […]

Meghalaya Chief Minister’s niece found dead in Gurgaon

By- Staff Reporter | Date- April 25, 2012 Diana Silva, niece of Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Changma, found dead in her hostel room yesterday night. Diana, aged 22 years old, was MBA student at Amity University in Gurgaon. It is reported that Diana committed suicide after having some argument with her teacher at University who […]

Open Letter from Sharmila supporters to Political groups of Manipur

Open Letter from Sharmila supporters to Political groups of Manipur

The issue of Irom Sharmila’s more than decade long hunger strike has touched millions across the globe, including Nobel Peace Prize Winners,- yet it is not even in the agenda of any political party contesting in her own state’s Assembly Elections. Expressing shock and grief, the Save Sharmila Solidarity Campaign writes an Open Letter to […]

Anti dam protest gets violent again

Anti dam protest gets violent again

By- Staff Reporter | Date- December 27, 2011 Democracy and voice of the public has often been crushed in India’s north eastern states when it comes to protesting in masses either against a capitalistic venture or something which is against people’s goodness. In another such day, anti-dam protests in north Assam took a violent shape […]

Fake encounter by Army – Public outcry in Assam

Fake encounter by Army – Public outcry in Assam

By- Staff Reporter | Date- December 27, 2011 In a massive public outcry, the streets of Makum in Tinsukia district saw hundreds and thousands of people protesting against the fake encounter of three innocent youths by Indian Army terming them as ULFA militants. Accusing the Indian Army of gross violation of human rights in the […]

NFNE extends moral support to Tripura Assembly of Journalists

By- Nava Thakuria | Date- July 20, 2011 The National Federation of Newspaper Employees (NFNE) has extended its moral support to Assembly of Journalists, a forum of editors, journalists, press photographers associated with newspaper, news agency and electronic media of Tripura for its ongoing agitation against the authority. The media fraternity of Tripura has taken […]

Mansoon Rain to Continue till Sunday

Mansoon Rain to Continue till Sunday

: Guwahati, October 8, 2010 Mansoon raning started from today early morning to be continuted till coming few days. It is naturally happens as season change. According to the Regional Meteorology Centre, Guwahati the glumly weather across the north east is likely to continue till Sunday following a moving depression over Bangladesh and Myanmar. Heavy or moderate rain […]