Articles by Subir Ghosh
Oct 07, 2011
The North- East is in danger of becoming the next Maoist hubThe signals coming from Arunachal Pradesh and Assam should leave the policy-makers in Delhi worried. The Red rebels are trying to cash in on local grievances to build base.
Sep 20, 2011
Dam safety in Sikkim - we were lucky this timeA quake-hit dam can be a catastrophe of untold proportions. There have been seven draft bills so far but no Dams Safety Act in India. Are we serious?
Sep 08, 2011
Issue of antibiotic resistance concerns us all, why are we so lax?Anti-microbial resistance is a public health hazard which needs to be tackled with urgency. But the ministry is busy with bureaucratic solutions to scientific problems.
Jul 18, 2011
Gorkhaland agreement: Hope the hills indeed go aliveMamata has bought herself time, not a complete solution; for GJM chief Bimal Gurung it’s perform or perish from now on.
Jun 17, 2011
Why Karnataka is saying no to the UNESCO tagThe Karnataka state government's refusal to allow a UNESCO tag for the Western Ghat forests is because it will prevent them from plundering these sites at will.
Jun 15, 2011
Swami Nigamanand’s death is not a tragedy, it is a travestyIf actions speak louder than words, then Nigamanand’s struggle ought to be screaming sense into us. But it's doubtful that it will do that.
Jun 10, 2011
ULFA's Paresh Baruah factor: Lots of fight, lesser mightParesh Baruah is a spent force. His ultimatum to an oil and gas company is a desperate bid to stay relevant.
Jun 03, 2011
All unquiet on the Naga frontManipur-Nagaland tension is only beginning to rankle again. But the ripples are yet to be felt in far off New Delhi.