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December 20, 2012

To Vote or Not to Vote

Editor, This seems to be the subject that every rational citizen debates within himself or herself. They want to vote but wonder if there's any point. The pre -poll survey reveals this fact. This is not unexpected. Voters in general have…

Gang Rape in Delhi

The human beast is at large in different parts of India. Rape has become a common occurrence. The brutal gang rape of a woman in Delhi is a reminder of how unsafe the capital is for women. That goes for other cities like Kolkata. The…

Northeast faces the danger of Rohingya influx

By Dawa Tshering   Ethnic violence has once again flared up in Myanmar's Rakhine state which due to the communal overtones of the conflict could have potential security implications for Northeast India as refugees will cross the border and…

India are T20 favourites despite Test defeat

By Ian Botham After a hard fought Test series, it’s now time for some fun. Twenty20 cricket is always exciting and India will look forward to win this challenge. India are the favourites for the two T20 internationals that start in Pune…

Pressure on Govt to continue: NGOs

By Our Reporter SHILLONG: The anti-graft organizations have vowed to continue to put pressure on the government to formulate a strong Lokayukta Act while challenging the political parties if they dare to question the Government the way the…