Bias source, Media Ethics and the last poem of Jahnabi

Bias source, Media Ethics and the last poem of Jahnabi

Last year, when a lady teacher named Jahnabi Mahanta Rajkonwar joined banned outfit ULFA, Assamese media published a notorious rumor that she had an affair with the outfit’s chairman Dr. Abhizeet Bormon. And the rumor was based on the source provided by controversial IPS(retired) officer G M Shrivastava, who was alleged as the man behind […]

Gang Rape – Weapon of India against itself

Gang Rape – Weapon of India against itself

India can’t hide itself now, no matter what prime minister Manmohan Singh or Congress(INC) chief Sonia Gandhi’s promise is on justice for the recent Delhi gang rape victim. The gang rape victim died, but it left public anger among all citizens of India with doubts and questions against the governance of India. It is not […]

4 years after serial blasts in Assam – Disharmony to demand Peace

4 years after serial blasts in Assam – Disharmony to demand Peace

Four years before, the same day a count of serial bomb blasts was ripped apart Guwahati, Barpeta Road, Bongaigaon and Kokrajhar killing more than hundred with several hundred casualties.  At that time, I was a journalist in an Assamese daily, and I tried to witness the Ganeshguri blast place as I was near to it at […]

Times of Assam and its 2 years

Times of Assam and its 2 years

By- Dhruba Jyoti Deka Times of Assam was never been an idea of few years that was executed in a quick manner with some ordinary fellows. It was 2003, when I was discussing with Pallab Kumar Das, younger brother of late martyr Journalist, Parag Kumar Das, and Pallab Kumar Das suggested me the idea of […]

Akhil Gogoi stacks with controversy over Guwahati girl’s molestation row

Akhil Gogoi stacks with controversy over Guwahati girl’s molestation row

Flashing out the recent Guwahati girl’s molestation row, KMSS leader and RTI activist Akhil Gogoi today claimed in a press meet that one journalist of satellite channel NewsLive, named Gaurav Jyoti Neog is the prime culprit behind the inhuman incident. Defending his own claim, Akhil Gogoi also announced that he had video footage of NewsLive […]