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Use of antibiotics among broiler chickens in Assam and North Eastern states

December 19, 2016

Farhana Ahmed

Assam and other North Eastern states are one of the most meat consuming states of India. Apart from livestock, poultry constitutes a major portion of the meat intake by the people of these states. However, due to growing population and declining local reeds of chickens, the majority…

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Mobile Banking: vis-a-vis of post Demonetisation

December 13, 2016

Avik Chakraborty

Ever since I got an electric shock, I reduced my television watching time. The shock caused "eyesight" problems and consequently I switched over to listen daily News in Mobile phone with the help of my "EAR PHONE" device. Listening All India Radio (Dibrugarh) News from Khonsa(Aru…

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Innovation CSR application in the Supply Chain Business

December 13, 2016

Pranjal Kumar Phukan

Executive Summary

In general, the known four traditional arguments are the moral argument, the license-to-operate argument, the sustainability argument, and finally the reputation argument. While acknowledging that these are solid arguments in support of CSR, the article f…

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Valley of Tattoos – Arunachal Pradesh

December 12, 2016

“Tattoos are like stories-they’re symbolic of the important moments in your life”. –Pamela Anderson.

Bishal Aran

Tattoo is a pattern of body alteration by infixing ink into the skin to change the pigment. Years before celebrities and rockstars, tattoos were used by all tribal populatio…

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Mountain Cultures: Celebrating diversity and strengthening identity

December 10, 2016

Ranjan K Baruah

We have been seeing hills and mountains. Though we see more hills around us there are mountains too. A mountain is a large landform that stretches above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill. High elevati…

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Stand up for someone's rights today!

December 9, 2016

Ranjan K Baruah

Every individual on earth has human rights but problem comes when those rights are violated. There are different forms of human rights violation which may start from home like domestic violence. Presence of Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act is a big question when it comes to human…

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Volunteerism for Social Transformation

December 8, 2016

Ranjan K Baruah

Many people wanted to work without expecting any financial gains. A term which is used in this context is volunteering. Volunteering can be for different causes which start from volunteering for community services to helping people during calamities and disasters. It is generally…

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Inclusive society for sustainable future

December 8, 2016

Ranjan K Baruah 

Out of 7 billion people around the world, over 1 billion people have some form of disability, that’s 1 in 7.  There are more than 100 million disabled persons are children and children with disabilities are almost four times more likely to experience violence than non-disabled c…

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It’s Monetisation, not Demonetisation

December 8, 2016

Indrajit Borah

This cashlessness, if intended to promote a long-term cashless economy is not demonetisation; it’s actually the monetisation of the economy. Indeed, the monetisation is not mere the use of currency in the transactions; rather it’s the process of inclusion of all the productive acti…

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Judicious use of agriculture water helps farmers reap bounty in rural Karnataka

December 8, 2016

Amarjyoti Borah,

Pampapathy, a  middle aged farmer belonging to the Halasamudra village located in the Boodagumba panchayat at Karatagi in Karnataka is among the satisfied farmers in the locality.

He is happy as he has learnt that judicious use of the water which he gets through irrigatio…

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OPINION

Trafficked babies, black money and India's values

December 11, 2016

We all know that the price of something doesn't always indicate its true value, but prices can still…

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The reason rich people keep on working

December 11, 2016

By Alina Dizik (BBC)

Money is a much smaller driver of happiness at work than we think. (Cred…

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When did the middle finger become offensive?

November 27, 2016

By Daniel Nasaw BBC News Magazine

An American television network has apologised after pop star M…

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India has a relative advantage with respect to Trump

November 27, 2016

Chanakya

The world’s most powerful nation has Donald Trump at its helm. New Delhi and capitals ac…

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Goodbye, American neoliberalism. A new era is here

November 20, 2016

Cornel West

The neoliberal era in the United States ended with a neofascist bang. The political t…

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Paresh Baruah Traitor of Assamese Youth: Part-ii

October 22, 2016

Arwind Gogoi

Paresh Baruah was neither naïve nor oblivious to the consequences for the Assamese peo…

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