Articles by Kangkan Acharyya
Sep 13, 2017
Rohingya crisis: As Centre prevaricates over deportation of migrants, Assam locals fear changing demographicsAssam fears an influx of migrants entering its borders. These fears have intensified after a group of Rohingya Muslims reportedly crossed into Assam through the porous India-Bangladesh border
Sep 12, 2017
DUSU elections 2017: Left wing's hopes of repeating JNUSU poll results seem to be far-fetchedA close scrutiny into the prevailing political culture in Delhi University shows that the terrain there is quite unfriendly for the Left.
Sep 11, 2017
Mission China: Zubeen Garg's Assamese film gives Bollywood a run for its moneyThe multi-talented Zubeen Garg is emerging as a true blue star among the Assamese moviegoers. Case in point: The roaring response of his film Mission China.
Sep 09, 2017
Ryan International School murder: School authorities must be held accountable for securityThe murder of a seven-year-old student in Ryan International School, Gurugram, brings to limelight the reality that it is high time private school authorities are held accountable for the safety and security of the school premises.
Sep 08, 2017
Centre's river-linking schemes: Despite Nitin Gadkari’s bold claims, projects unlikely to take off soon, say expertsExperts believe that Narendra Modi's Rs 5.57 lakh crore river-linking schemes are unlikely to begin soon as they are likely to face legal challenges.
Sep 06, 2017
Ghazipur landfill collapse: Mere shifting of site won't end air pollution, diseases; scientific disposal only way outThe locality where breathing is always a struggle and life only means a fight against deadly diseases.
Sep 05, 2017
Delhi garbage crisis devolves as municipal corporations squabble, citizens cry 'not in our back yard'As the standoff between the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) and citizens heightens, 52 trucks laden with nearly 3,000 metric tons of garbage remain stranded in various parts of Delhi.
Sep 02, 2017
Despite 25,000 child deaths in 40 years, Gorakhpur lacks a comprehensive policy to fight encephalitisDespite incessant child deaths due to encephalitis in Gorakhpur over the years, no separate comprehensive program has been initiated to fight the menace.
Aug 31, 2017
Mohalla Clinics: Caught in a maelstrom between state govt, L-G, Delhi tertiary healthcare suffersThe Mohalla Clinics, which provide free primary treatment at neighbourhoods, are seen as revolutionary measures for this step has blurred the difference between rich and poor in terms of availing healthcare.
Aug 30, 2017
Bodoland stir regains momentum, leads to blockade of Assam national highways by protestorsThe agitation for a separate Bodoland flared up again in Assam after the Centre allegedly stopped their monthly meetings with the movement groups.