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SANJOY HAZARIKA
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SANJOY HAZARIKA

Sanjoy Hazarika is a columnist, author, filmmaker, Saifuddin Kitchlew Chair at the Academy of Third World Studies at Jamia Millia Islamia.

Official report tells the ‘real’ story about development
20th May 2012
Official report tells the ‘real’ story about development

There is a new official report which paints a dismal picture of the human development condition in the states of the Northeast. It is not by the Planning Commission or the Ministry of Health or Human

Delhi listens to Northeast’s concerns for a change
13th May 2012
Delhi listens to Northeast’s concerns for a change

The minister listened patiently at the first floor conference room in the large government building in Delhi to the outburst of a mix of impatience and anger, bitterness and sadness, where the persona

Dhubri disaster: Those who flout law must feel its sting
6th May 2012
Dhubri disaster: Those who flout law must feel its sting

In the past month, a burst of storms and torrential rain in northern Assam, in its furthermost district of Tinsukia, and in southern Assam, in Dhubri district, have led to wide-scale devastation, loss

A young woman’s tragic demise raises old ghosts in Delhi
29th Apr 2012
A young woman’s tragic demise raises old ghosts in Delhi

The headlines of the Northeast have been dominated by two developments these past days: in the first, a political warhorse sounds his political war cry, heralding a return to centre stage. And in the

India is losing the Burma plot; use NE as springboard
14th Apr 2012
India is losing the Burma plot; use NE as springboard

Assam's Rongali Bihu is here, so are Pongal and Baisakhi, including the Bangla Poila Baisak. In South East Asia, between Myanmar and Cambodia, stretching across the Buddhist heartland of Thailand and

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DU prof discovers legless amphibians in NE
26th Feb 2012

A Delhi University scientist and his team of dedicated researchers have made an extraordinary discovery, a finding that has rejoiced environmentalists and natural science historians across the world

Parasuram killed by Arunachal dam
29th Jan 2012
Parasuram killed by Arunachal dam

One of the world's most revered pilgrimage sites, named after the mythological sage Parasuram, is being destroyed by a combination of a dam that is being built on the Lohit river of Arunachal Pradesh,

Delhi unsure about special status to Naga areas
27th Nov 2011
Delhi unsure about special status to Naga areas

The nearing of state elections scheduled for February 2012 in Manipur is adding to pressure on the Centre, eager for a settlement to 14 years of Naga-Delhi talks that could win it some brownie points

Sikkim is silent but resilient, says MP
25th Sep 2011
Sikkim is silent but resilient, says MP

P.D. Rai, Sikkim's tech-savvy Member of Parliament, who is the first IIM and IIT graduate in India to make it to Parliament, is adviser to Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling (who, for some reason be

No statehood for Assam ethnic minorities
21st Aug 2011

Ethnic armed groups in different parts of Assam have been bluntly told by New Delhi that their demands for the division of the state are unacceptable. This position has been made clear to all groups i

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