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Dance: The Tool Of Sanskritisation Process In Manipur

Manipur, lovingly called the Sanaleibak or the land of gold, had various clans and tribes rooted in her soil. The seven major clans Khábá, Cenglei, Luwáng, Khuman, Moiráng, Angom and Ningthoujá integrated to form the Meiteis. The hill people like the Nagas, Kuki-Chins and the Mizos added palpably... 

EDITORIAL: Grassroots Politics, Decentralization Of Power

Power and authority to the grass root is undeniably one of the more favored slogans of a democracy and while no one can justifiably contest the merit behind the philosophy of disseminating power to the grass root level, this comes with certain riders, as evidenced in the institution of local self Governments,... 

WB Government Alleges GJM -NE Rebels Nexus

KOLKATA, Feb 14: A Minister in the West Bengal Government today claimed that GJM, agitating for a Gorkhaland State, was in touch with Northeast rebel groups and hinted at a Maoist hand in the latest Darjeeling flare-up. Ashok Bhattacharya, also a prominent CPI-M leader, told reporters that GJM movement... 

Bangladesh Accord Pushes 14 Irrigation Schemes In Tripura

Image Credit: Tripura Institute of Technology AGARTALA, Jan 12: The India–Bangladesh secretary-level talks of the Joint River Commission (JRC), removed four years long deadlock over the construction of 14 irrigation projects along the border in Tripura, officials said here Wednesday. During the... 

Help At Hand For HIV Child- Organizations From Manipur, Bengal, Andhra Offer Care

GUWAHATI, Dec. 23: Three organizations from Manipur, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, working in the field of HIV/AIDS, have come forward to take care of the four-year-old HIV-positive girl who was abandoned by her family members after her parents died of AIDS in Assam‘s Nalbari district. Calcutta-based...