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Aug 07, 2016
Has militancy turned Assam's Kokrajhar into a killing field that will never have a happy headline?Despite the idyllic settings that district is blessed with, Kokrajhar has however been known to the world mostly for the wrong reasons.
Apr 09, 2016
Assam 2016: For many non-Bodos, this Assembly election is a fight against 'Bodo hegemony'Saddled precariously on a cauldron of widening linguistic and cultural differences, both Bodos and non-Bodos would have to come forward to find a political solution soon lest these differences spill over from an electoral battlefield to an actual battlefield.
Apr 07, 2016
Assam 2016: How a smooth highway in Tamulpur hides BPF's development deficitEmmanuel Mosahary is the incumbent Tamulpur MLA from the BPF and is contesting again from the seat.
Apr 07, 2016
Mobile diaries: How politics over immigration from Bangladesh has affected AssamOne of the most important issues of the Assam Assembly polls is that of immigration from Bangladesh.
Jan 20, 2016
Modi hits out at Manmohan-led UPA govts of the past, as Assam catches election feverBoth the national parties have started attacking each other on issues ranging from political to the economic, but it is abundantly clear that voters no longer buy bogus promises or noisy tom-toming of pseudo achievements.
Jan 19, 2016
Modi in Assam: PM promises Bodos development but avoids statehood issueAvoiding the statehood issue and the Rs 1,000 crore package demand for the Bodoland Territorial Areas Districts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said no stone would be left unturned to develop Assam's Bodo-inhabited lands.
Jan 19, 2015
BJP hypocrisy in Assam: Why were tears shed for missing Adivasis during massacre of Muslims?The hypocrisy of BJP is evident from the fact that it didn’t shed tears when NDFB shot dead 50 Bengali-speaking Muslims in May last year in Assam.
Jun 28, 2014
After exit from Gogoi govt, Bodoland People's Front may look for BJP tie-upRumours are rife that the Bodoland People's Front might have snapped ties with the Congress as it is trying to cosy up to the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Jun 21, 2014
No regrets about my past as Ulfa leader, says Kokrajhar MP Naba SaraniaThe 45-year-old Sarania has quite a few first against his name. He is not only the first non-Bodo MP to represent Kokrajhar but also the first member in Parliament who was part of the Ulfa.
May 18, 2014
Bodo-Muslim conflict: Can BJP show leadership where others have failed?The killings in the Bodo areas of Assam remain a dark mark on the elections of 2014. And the easy slurs about Bangladeshi infiltrators will not solve the knotty problem there.