SOCIAL

India – The Danger for Foreigners

India – The Danger for Foreigners

By- Subhasys Das The tourism advertisements in television run across the world shows India as a country of hospitality, fun and frolic. Several tourist campaigns use the ancient Sanskrit rule Aatithi Devo Bhabah which means Guests in India are treated as Gods. Yet, a recent global survey by Forbes Magazine rated India amongst the least […]

Not Sympathy – World needs to learn from Japan

Not Sympathy – World needs to learn from Japan

With over three thousand lives lost so far, half a million left homeless and the entire world gasping in scare of nuclear reactions due to the situation rendered by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, its time for the world not just to sympathize and empathize Japan’s bad luck with disasters, but to learn the […]

Metros, Money & Marijuana- Assamese Youth’s New Ideal

Metros, Money & Marijuana- Assamese Youth’s New Ideal

Few decades earlier the world knew Assamese youths as milestones of revolution or with thoughts of social changes. By history, world knows Assamese youths as Patriotic and devoted for Society & Motherland. And now, change itself changed it’s way & impact. Assamese youths were really fed up with Gun Fights, Battles, Bloodshed & decade old patriotism, in […]

Story behind Red-Number calls killing receivers in Assam

Story behind Red-Number calls killing receivers in Assam

During the last few days, entire Assam has been swept apart with the news of ghostly red phone numbers causing brain hemorrhage and killing people. There have been several reported incidents where anonymous calls from different numbers (numbers known so far are 7888308001, 9316048121, 9876266211, 9888854137 and 9876715687) has caused the receiver hemorrhage, requiring immediate […]

Supreme Court’s Recent Directive on Dowry and Assam

Supreme Court’s Recent Directive on Dowry and Assam

By- Suajata Das A few days back, The Supreme Court asked the government to relook at the anti-dowry law (Section 498A of Indian Penal Code) stating it has been misused by women to lodge false or exaggerated complaints against husbands and their relatives accusing them of cruel behavior. Expressing concern at the increasing number of […]