( The writer is a retired IAS officer of the Assam – Meghalaya cadre and has served as Scientific Consultant in the office of the Principal Scientific Advisor to the Government of India)

#India-China Face-Off : A Volatile Situation In Ladakh Could Threaten Peace , Stability In South Asia

Dr. Henry Kissinger, statesman and former US Secretary of State famously said that “the task of diplomacy is more about …

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Does The US-China Bitter Spat Courtesy COVID-19, Open Up Opportunities For India ?

The report of 27 American companies presently operating in China to shift their plants to Indonesia has created high hopes …

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COVID-19 Has Brought To Fore The Importance As Well As Woes Of Migrant Workers

Covid 19 Pandemic will go down as a watershed in India’s economic history as it has exposed several fault lines …

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Book Review : Pakistan- The Balochistan Conundrum

The very title of Tilak Devasher’s well researched study – Pakistan Balochistan conundrum suggests that Balochistan is at once a …

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#Remembering A Legend : Our One And Only Chuni Goswami

” Chuni Goswami is no more” a cousin informed me last night from Kolkata . I felt a deep sense …

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COVID-19 Outbreak An Eyeopener, Pertinent Now To Have A National Health Policy For Everyone

The redeeming feature of India’s encounter with Coronavirus Pandemic since March 2019 is the Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the …

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Review : Kashmir’s Untold Story : Declassified – The Kashmir Imbroglio Tellingly Told Like Never Before

Kashmir’s untold story- Declassified by Iqbal Chand Malhotra and Maroof Raza ( Bloomsbury 2019) is a must read book for …

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The Quandary In The North-East , Indigenous Or Autochthonous ?

  The reported recommendation of the committee appointed by the center to suggest measures to implement clause 6 of the …

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What Does The Future Hold For Bodoland After Signing The Historic Accord ?

Picture : Twitter / ANI

The conclusion of the Third Bodo Peace Accord on 27 January last with the signing of a Memorandum of Settlement …

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CAA Hogs The Limelight, While Inner Line Permit System Gets Cold Shoulder In North-East

It is somewhat surprising that the implications of extension of the Inner line Permit system to the whole of Manipur …

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