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EDITORIAL: Assam: For Cong Or…?

Mr. Gaikhangam’s elation at the stupendous show put up by the Congress in the recently held Assembly election in Assam did not come as a surprise to us and we are sure it did not surprise those who have more than a passing interest in electoral politics of the country especially in the North East... 

Barua-Rajkhowa Gulf Not That Unbridgeable

ULFA’S elusive self-styled ULFA commander-in-chief Paresh Barua now seizes every opportunity that comes his way to stay in the public eye and also make his outfit’s presence felt. On 28 March, the day Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was to arrive in Guwahati for an election campaign, Barua loyalists... 

ULFA Calls Assam Bandh Against PM’s Poll Trip

GUWAHATI, Mar 26: In order to disrupt Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh’s election campaign in Assam the Paresh Barua faction of ULFA has called a 12-hour bandh on Monday. In an attempt to prevent the Prime Minister from canvassing support for the Congress in Assam the Paresh Barua-led anti-talks faction... 

Our Men In Delhi

Gouramangi Singh, IAFF Player of the Year 2010. Another Republic Day is once again upon us and as has been the trend or rather the rule in the last many years, empty streets, tight security measures, especially on the eve of January 26, with all the citizens of the land, preferring to stay within the... 

Dynamics Of Armed Groups In North-East

The history of the North East region, particularly the modern histories of Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and to some extent Tripura, will never be complete without a reference to the armed movements, which have dominated the politics of these provinces for decades. As with any aspect of a movement,...