Will future sustainable development goals (SDGs) help in improving the lives of Bela and thousands of others like her who are pushed into the flesh trade due to poverty, greed and a skewed power dynamics. It is not enough to make survivors mere bran
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For an average reader it is essential to know that the packaged drinking water is processed with multi stage purification processes such as Sand filter, activated carbon filter, ultraviolet disinfection, ultra filtration, Reverse Osmosis and Ozoniza
4 days ago
Amid tight security, polling had begun peacefully at 7am in the three constituencies, where 5,09,689 voters including 2,44,543 women to exercise their franchise in 588 polling stations.
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The Lakhipur seat fell vacant after death of sitting Congress MLA and former minister Dinesh Prasad Goala, while the Jamunamukh seat vacant after AIUDF MLA Sirajuddin Ajmal elected to Lok Sabha.
09:49 Sep 12, 2014
The slain militants were identified as Nablai Dimasa, R Dimasa and Phonjit Kathar. Security personnel recovered a AK-56 rifle with two magazines, one 7.65 pistol with two magazines, one Chinese hand grenade
06:45 Sep 12, 2014
The Karbi Langpi hydroelectric project is facing serious threat due to massive soil erosion in the catchment area, due to deforestation and no conservation measures.
18:47 Sep 9, 2014
India took a historic step for control and management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) when the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister of Government of India
13:06 Sep 8, 2014
The oil tankers are escorted by police force of Borpathat and Khotkoti police station from Karbi Anglong- Golaghat border through the Nambor reserve forest up to Khotkoti.
19:57 Sep 7, 2014
Assam police claimed Brahma, who was arrested on September 2 evening, was providing information about the movement of security personnel engaged in counter-insurgency operations
17:12 Sep 7, 2014
Kavitha Kuruganti reports real change for the dalit women of Tivsala village. More women now own land, and this trend needs to be studied more closely.
05:46 Aug 27, 2014
The deadline for the realization of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by countries of the world is drawing to a close in 2015. The progress on MDGs might have been with mixed results, but lot of lessons need to be learnt while we frame n
13:54 Aug 26, 2014
In the year 2000, countries of the world had agreed to meet the 8 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015. Numerous consultative processes have been taking place around the world on what should be the development goals post-2015.
08:05 Aug 26, 2014
The headquarter town of Hamren subdivision in west Karbi Anglong autonomous district has remained in an archaic condition since independence.
19:36 Aug 25, 2014
Bodo militants, who have been demanding a separate state for Bodoland, released a horrific video after killing a girl in Assam's Chirang district.
06:03 Aug 22, 2014
The Journalists' Forum Assam expressed shock at the murder of James W. Foley, an American photo-journalist who was abducted in November 2012 in Syria.
06:03 Aug 22, 2014
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi will administer the oath of Sadbhawana Divas to all officials and staff of Assam Secretariat.
12:41 Aug 19, 2014
The first estimates of the global burden of TB in children given by the WHO in 2012, suggested that there might be 530,000 children suffering from it. Subsequently there has been an uptake in the research in this field.
06:51 Aug 19, 2014
The flood situation in Lakhimpur district turned critical as flood waters of Subansiri, Ranganadi inundated 120 villages and washed away three embankments in the district.
18:19 Aug 17, 2014
Death toll rose to three after one more body recovered from B-sector under Dhansiri sub division in Golaghat district along Nagaland border on Wednesday morning.
01:27 Aug 15, 2014
After the incident, police launched operation and arrested three students of the gang.
14:10 Aug 11, 2014