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No talk on politics please: We are Burmese

Nava Thakuria
THE recent visit of a Burmese delegation comprising government officials, leaders of different chambers (of commerce) and traders to Northeast India emerged as a major opening for not only

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WOMEN DEVELOPMENT IN NAGALAND

Dzvinuo Theunuo
The Government of Nagaland, through the Directorate of Women Development has the mandate of uplifting women to function as equal partners and participants in the development process. This new

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JUDICIOUS USE OF PESTICIDES

Lolano P. Khuvung
Plants provide up to 95% of the world’s food supply either directly or indirectly. If crops are required to develop in a healthy manner, it is very necessary that undesirable and destructive micro-organism

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Assam's missing women and the sex trade

Subir Bhaumik BBC News Assam

The biggest problem in India's north-eastern state of Assam is separatist militancy. But it faces another, less well known issue.

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Social Sectors and Rural Development are a boon to the country

Rajesh Chatterjee
The role of what in economic parlance are called ‘Social Sectors’ is considered critical in this regard. Social sector activities are often considered to be those which emphasize improvement of quality of

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