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Influx: An Expedition For Silent, Bloodless Conquest?

Migration broadly refers to change of residence across an administrative boundary, and this change can be inter-continental, inter-national, inter-regional, inter-state, rural to urban et al. Migration can be classified as voluntary movement–when people willingly leave their homes in order to improve... 

Inner Line Permit

When a smaller entity gets merged to a bigger entity, it will face danger of losing its identity though it will have the advantage of belonging to a bigger one. Manipur’s position is similar. The advantage it gets after merger, of protection or employment in small measure etc is offset by the threat... 

MLA Anand For Political Steps To Check Influx

IMPHAL, Jun 2: Taking serious note of the incessant influx of non-local people, MLA RK Anand has emphasized on the need to check the influx through political means. As part of their campaign to seek opinions of MLAs and Ministers about their demand to enforce Inner Line Permit System in Manipur, Federation... 

Mizoram Opposes PAP Removal From North-East

Foreign tourists in India (file photo). Image Credit: Bharat Chronicle. GUWAHATI, Feb 16: Mizoram has refused to echo Manipur in celebrating the lifting of Protected Area Permit (PAP) from the Northeast. New Delhi had on December 30 last year lifted PAP after agreeing that the law and order in the... 

Govt Set To Open Up Restricted North-East Areas To Foreigners

NEW DELHI, Dec 28: India has decided to lift restrictions on foreigners entering prohibited areas in Manipur, Nagaland and some other North-East states to promote tourism in the region. ‘The announcement will be made within a day or two,’ said a senior government official on condition of... 

Protected/Restricted Area Permit For India

Beautiful North-East... The Foreigner (Protected Areas) Act requires foreigners to obtain a Protected Area Permit (PAP) to visit certain areas in India. This requirement is in addition to getting an Indian visa. In order to get this permit, you must meet certain requirements. Such restriction is in place... 

Anti-PAP Drive Gains Momentum

States in North-East India where PAP is in effect... IMPHAL, Dec 19: As part of a global online signature campaign demanding the centre to remove the Protected Area Permit (PAP) from Manipur, a group of social activists of the State on Sunday held a motor rally-cum-awareness campaign at Imphal. Interestingly... 

India’s North-East: Rejuvenating A Conflict-Riven Economy

Mr. Sachdeva presents an appropriate case study to assess the main reasons for the failure of India‘s existing policy framework for the uplift of economically backward and isolated regions. The failure of this framework has been frequently cited as one of the main reasons for the emergence of insurgency...