Tag: Barak Valley

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  • A time of strife in Assam

    A time of strife in Assam

    Growing ethnic and religious polarisation is likely to impact the upcoming Lok Sabha elections

    February 4, 2019
  • ‘Chaiwala’ barb for Prime Minister Modi from an unexpected quarter

    ‘Chaiwala’ barb for Prime Minister Modi from an unexpected quarter

    ACMS General Secretary Rupesh Gowala, taking a potshot at PM Modi said, “While Modi often refers to himself as a "chaiwala", he is yet make good on his promises towards a million tea garden labourers in the state in the last four years.

    December 9, 2018
  • Barak Valley: Assam’s appendix

    Barak Valley: Assam’s appendix

    Assam’s Barak Valley is marked by verdant forests, lush green tea plantations and miles and miles of rice fields. Despite all these positives, there is a distinct apathy of governance, which is evident from the look of Silchar city, the second biggest in Assam after Guwahati. My desire to visit this part of the region …

    November 6, 2017