News & Information From Northeast India

Bandh over separate Bodoland state disrupts normal life in Assam

Normal life was crippled in many parts of Assam on Monday because of the 12-hour dawn-to-dusk bandh called by various Bodo organisations to press for the immediate solution of separate Bodoland state and to ensure the political rights for the Bodos living outside the proposed Bodoland state. The All Bodo Students’ Union (ABSU), National Democratic […]

‘The apathy of Assam govt towards Bodo medium schools continues’

It was a moment of celebration for the people of Assam when chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal formally distributed appointment letters to 6,172 TET-qualified teachers for elementary schools under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) at the Veterinary College Playground, Khanapara on Sunday. It was another landmark step towards improving the quality of education in the state. But […]