Assam and North East

Issue of suicides and the Idu Mishmi tribe: A Short Analysis

   Overview: The Paper revisits a worrying trend among the Idu Mishmi tribe of Arunachal Pradesh. For those who know little about the beautiful tribe, they largely Inhabit the Dibang Valley and Lower Dibang Valley districts of Arunachal ..

Assam Madrassa Bill: Bidding Adieu to Flawed Secularism

    A Bill that discovered another unapologetic Hindu leader from the far East of India.Since 1947, Indian political discourse revolved around a flawed definition of Secularism. Though the word ‘Secularism’ officially entered Indian Constitution much later, having any symbol of Hinduness was condemned, looked down upon and everything, even distantly relating to Islam and Christianity was honoured by Indian politicians as a symbol of Indian Secularism, for which a ridiculous ..

Assam Elections- Decoding Unconventional Politics

Assam Elections- Decoding Unconventional PoliticsEverything About ongoing Battle of Civlizations in Assam Apart from conventional politics of voting, forming alliances with ideologically different parties to maintain democracy in divided societies; h..

आसाममधील सांस्कृतिक युद्ध.

अलीकडेच आसाम विधानसभेत श्रीमंत शंकरदेव कलाक्षेत्र येथे मिया संग्रहालय स्थापन करण्याची जोरदार मागणी मुस्लिम आमदारांनी केली. या मागणीच्या आडून बांगलादेशी घुसखोरांची मिया संस्कृती भारतीय मातीत रुजवण्याचा मोठा डाव आहे...

Battleground Assam: The War of Civilizations

Battleground Assam: The War of Civilizations  (This is word to word transcription of Assam Minister Dr Himant Biswa Sarma’s December 10, 2020 speech on Assam Agitation Shahid Diwas which he delivered at Tezpur. Though Dr Sarma is a political..

Assam-Fate Rising Towards Doomsday

Assam-Fate Rising Towards Doomsday..

A curious case of Secularism & Assam

 On 26th March 2020, around fifty-five members from across seventeen states of the nation are to be nominated to the Rajya Sabha. The ability to nominate candidates of choice for each Party or a coalition will depend on its strength in respective Vid..

A Call For Prithu Divas: 27th March

  1203 A.D, a horde of vandals led by Bakhtiyar Khilji perpetrated irreparable damages to the Nation Society. The sacking of Vikramshila and destruction of Nalanda University marked the inception of millennia-long suffering and destruction. Thes..

DE-Mystifying CA (A): Analyzing the Nationwide Myopic Opposition

No law can be divorced from the society in which it is to apply. The current agitation on the CAA has been widely covered by the media but on its own terms or on the policy of its house. It only represents those who have come out on the street and not does who support ..

The Brahmaputra Valley and CAA

India in the light of the Citizenship Amendment Act has seen a nationwide tussle of narratives and counter-narratives. An Act that was simply amended to give a small number of refugees from the three Islamic countries of Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh citizenship saw an unprecedented amount of opposition. What at first seemed like an enthusiastic student protest across the country quickly revealed something more insidious. The protests soon turned violent followed by incidents of vandalism ..

CAA: The Age of Misinformation

CAA: The Age of Misinformation  --Rami N Desai  In the last ten days all we have seen in the news is protests by student unions around the Country against the CAB (often confused with the NRC). As someone who has spent over a decade in the North East studying conflict, demographic change and culture I think it’s time I speak up. It has been heart wrenching for me to see our country called names and our democratic system abused by Indians themselves. Ironically the enlightened ..

आसामचा नागरिकता सुधारणा विधेयकाला विरोध का?

आसामचा नागरिकता सुधारणा विधेयकाला विरोध का? (ICRR Assam/ North East)    आसामचा 'त्रिपुरा' होण्याची भीती, भाषिक मुद्दे आणि आसाम अकॉर्ड आणि बंगाली मानसिकतेच्या पार्श्वभुमीवर नागरिकता संशोधन बिल...  काल राज्यसभेने नागरिकता सुधारणा विधेयक पारित केलं आणि आता त्याचा कायदा झाला. कॅब (Citizenship Amendment Bill ) नावाने प्रसिद्ध असलेलं हे विधेयक मोदी सरकारने प्रथम २०१६ मध्ये लोकसभेत पारित केलं होतं पण राज्यसभेत नं आणताच ते संपुन गेलं. या विधेयकामुळे पाकिस्तान, अफगाणिस्तान ..

Coming Soon- ICRR's Bilingual (English & Assamese) Publication " Sattra's: The Endangered Soul of Assam"/ সত্ৰ: - অসমৰ বিপন্ন আত্মা

Coming Soon- ICRR's Bilingual (English & Assamese) Publication " Sattra's: The Endangered Soul of Assam"/ সত্ৰ: - অসমৰ বিপন্ন আত্মা  Institute For Conflict Research and Resolution (ICRR) is coming up with its Latest Bilingual (English & Assamese) Publication " Sattra's: The Endangered Soul of Assam"(সত্ৰ: অসমৰ বিপন্ন আত্মা )     The intervention paper provides an in-depth analysis of Institutionalised Transgression of Sattra's under a larger plan and propaganda of ..

The Great Fall of AASU- All Assam Students' Union

Painful journey of once vibrant flagbearer of Assamese pride. The AASU, which emerged as soul voice raising core issues pertaining to Bangladeshi infiltration in Assam has reduced to mere namesake existence...

Ohh my love!! A curious case of Suicidal Secularism?

Ohh my love!! A curious case of Suicidal Secularism?First Dibrugarh Muharram riots and then Darrang Incidence of forced religious conversion and systematic targetting of police has revealed new modus operandi of Jihadi forces to directly target Assam's law enforcement agencies. Gradually Assam is heading kashmir way. It's alarming situation for entire North East india.  (ICRR Assam & North East)  The notion of love, as popularly denoted, “Love is blind.’ However, in ..

आसाममधला पूर आणि आपण.

गेल्या पंधरा वीस दिवसात आसाममध्ये मोठ्या प्रमाणात पूर आला आहे. आसाम म्हंटल्यावर जाहिरातीत दिसणारे चहाचे मळे पटकन डोळ्यासमोर येतात. तरीही देशाचा पूर्वोत्तर भाग हा आपल्यापैकी बऱ्याच जणांसाठी एक अनभिज्ञ प्रदेश आहे. तिथल्याच आसाममध्ये आलेल्या पुराबद्दल हे थोडंसं. ..

হিন্দুত্বৰ ইতিহাস , কমিনিউজিম ধৰ্মীয় মূল্যবোধ আৰু বৰ্তমান অসমত বাওঁপন্থাবাদৰ ভূমিকা :

আমাৰ ভাৰতবৰ্ষৰ ইতিহাসে হিন্দুত্বৰ গৌৰৱোজ্জ্বল গুণগৰিমাৰ কথা সোঁৱৰাই দিয়ে। এয়া ভাৰতৰ হিন্দু ধৰ্মৰ মূল্যবোধ যত কয়- সমাজৰ লগত সম্প্ৰীতি ৰক্ষা কৰিব লাগে , সমাজত শান্তি প্ৰতিষ্ঠা কৰিব লাগে । সমাজৰ সকলো ধৰণৰ ব্যক্তিৰ লগত সু- সম্পৰ্ক গঢ়ি তুলিব লাগে । একাত্ম মানৱতাবাদ দৰ্শন ভাৰতীয় সমাজৰ তলৰ ব্যক্তিৰ লগত সু-সম্পৰ্ক ৰক্ষাৰ মূল্যবোধ দৰ্শাই । "একাত্ম মানৱতাবাদ" সমাজৰ ভাৰতীয় সংস্কৃতিযে হয় যিয়ে সাংস্কৃতিক ৰাষ্ট্ৰবাদী ভাৱধাৰাৰে অনুপ্ৰাণিত বৃহত্তৰ ভাৰতীয় একত্ৰিকৰণৰ মতৱাদ। " অন্ত্যোদয়া "ভাৰতীয় সংস্কৃতিৰ বৈশিষ্ট্য । ..

Assam: Genesis and Impact of Demographic incursion on the popular culture

A true Aphorism of innumerous nefarious incidents that occurred in the pre and post independent India that unsettled the social fabric of India will lead us to a time when All India Muhammadan Educational conference was first formulated. The progenitor of Aligarh Muslim University, Sir Syed Ahmed Khan founded the AIMEC in 1886 under the Aegis of sparking an educational renaissance among the Muslim fraternity of India. For the subsequent decades, the All India Muhammadan Educational Conference kept ..