North East India

May 12, 2016

Non-lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR)

During the Atal Bihari Vajpayee rule, the union ministries were mandated to spend 10% of their budget allocations for the development of North-Eastern region. However, in case the ministries failed to spend the said amount for north-east development purpose, those…

September 13, 2015

Land as a factor of Assam’s Instability

Assam has been a centre of conflict amongst its communities and most of the issues emanate from land allocations which took place during British Raj. The demand for different pockets of land like the Naga demand for homeland, etc. Bodos…

August 21, 2014

Illicit drug trade along Golden Triangle & India’s North East

The recently held official-level talks in China for establishing the Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar (BCIM) economic corridor augurs well for the development and prosperity of the north-eastern region. The economic corridor will help the development of north-east region by increasing…