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Who is Really Behind the Karbi and Rengma Turmoil?

Since the people of Karbi Anglong want to live as a separate state, and not within Assam, the...

Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Strike by Hills State Youth Forum

Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Strike by Hills State Youth Forum

The Hills State Youth Forum had wanted to hold a 36-hour hunger strike from September 9-11....

First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

The first phase of the tripartite talks between the Central Government, Assam Government, and...

Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Strike Today

Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Strike Today

Over 103 jailed Karbi Anglong separate demonstrators at Diphu District Jail refused to eat today...

A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

This is a Karbi farmer in west Karbi Anglong. No this is not from 1901. The photo was taken on...

Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

Over 300 separate state activists from Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao organized a demonstration at...

26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing.

26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing.

This is the 26th day of curfew in Karbi Anglong, with relaxation increased to 16 hours a day....

Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate State

Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate State

Diphu: Students of Karbi Anglong met at the Diphu Government College Auditorium yesterday to...

More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

The situation in Karbi Anglong has calmed down now with no fresh incidents of violence, apart...

12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends Today

12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends Today

The 300 hours "bandh" called by the Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers ended today, with incidents...

Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong Statehood

Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong Statehood

The Women Ministries group of the Diphu Baptist Church held a fasting and prayer on August 10 for...

More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong Strike Called by KPLT

More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong Strike Called by KPLT

As the 300 hour Karbi Anglong strike, called by the KPLT (Karbi People's Liberation Tigers) in...

Live AK-47 Bullets for Karbi Student Statehood Demonstrators

Live AK-47 Bullets for Karbi Student Statehood Demonstrators

There is a strong resentment among the general public of Karbi Anglong against the use of live...

Gunfire amidst bandh confusion and continued curfew

Gunfire amidst bandh confusion and continued curfew

After the eruption of violent protests from July 31, an indefinite curfew has been imposed in...

Deaf to the Voice of Democratic Struggles, Wakes Up to Violence!

Deaf to the Voice of Democratic Struggles, Wakes Up to Violence!

Many citizens of Assam have expressed that the Karbi people were made to take the path of...

  • Who is Really Behind the Karbi and Rengma Turmoil?

    Monday, 30 December 2013 17:54
  • Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Strike by Hills State Youth Forum

    Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Strike by Hills State Youth Forum

    Tuesday, 10 September 2013 17:31
  • First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

    First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

    Tuesday, 03 September 2013 21:32
  • Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Strike Today

    Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Strike Today

    Sunday, 01 September 2013 17:26
  • A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

    A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

    Thursday, 29 August 2013 21:10
  • Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

    Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

    Tuesday, 27 August 2013 18:01
  • 26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing.

    26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing.

    Sunday, 25 August 2013 20:56
  • Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate State

    Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate State

    Monday, 19 August 2013 11:32
  • More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

    More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

    Saturday, 17 August 2013 19:14
  • 12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends Today

    12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends Today

    Saturday, 17 August 2013 18:22
  • Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong Statehood

    Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong Statehood

    Sunday, 11 August 2013 20:29
  • More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong Strike Called by KPLT

    More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong Strike Called by KPLT

    Sunday, 11 August 2013 20:18
  • Live AK-47 Bullets for Karbi Student Statehood Demonstrators

    Live AK-47 Bullets for Karbi Student Statehood Demonstrators

    Saturday, 10 August 2013 21:11
  • Gunfire amidst bandh confusion and continued curfew

    Gunfire amidst bandh confusion and continued curfew

    Thursday, 08 August 2013 01:52
  • Deaf to the Voice of Democratic Struggles, Wakes Up to Violence!

    Deaf to the Voice of Democratic Struggles, Wakes Up to Violence!

    Wednesday, 07 August 2013 09:41
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Who is Really Behind the Karbi and Rengma Turmoil?

30-12-2013 Hits:528 News Admin - avatar Admin

Since the people of Karbi Anglong want to live as a separate state, and not within Assam, the opponents to this legal and constitutional demand are into a hate campaign that has now culminated into a bloody ethnic conflict once mo...

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Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Str…

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Permission Denied for Hunger Strike, Calls for Strike by Hills State Youth Forum

The Hills State Youth Forum had wanted to hold a 36-hour hunger strike from September 9-11. However, the district administration of the Government of Assam denied them the permission to do so. Terming it as a "murder of democracy"...

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First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

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First Phase of Tripartite Talks Concluded

The first phase of the tripartite talks between the Central Government, Assam Government, and JACAS (Joint Action Committee for Autonomous State) concluded yesterday at Hotel Ashoka, New Delhi. The Central Government was represent...

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Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Stri…

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Jailed Separate State Demonstrators on Hunger Strike Today

Over 103 jailed Karbi Anglong separate demonstrators at Diphu District Jail refused to eat today to register their demand for the creation of Karbi Anglong state. Sources said they will continue to cry for what is their historical...

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A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

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A 2008 Karbi Farmer--Hard to Believe But True

This is a Karbi farmer in west Karbi Anglong. No this is not from 1901. The photo was taken on May 18, 2008. The Human Poverty Index (HPI) of Karbi Anglong is the highest (33.52) in Assam according to Assam Human Development Repor...

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Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

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Separate State Demonstration at New Delhi

Over 300 separate state activists from Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao organized a demonstration at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi to demand creation of a separate state for the twin hill districts of Assam. Present during the demonstratio...

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26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing…

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26 Days of Curfew for Karbi Anglong, Still Ongoing.

This is the 26th day of curfew in Karbi Anglong, with relaxation increased to 16 hours a day. Several civil groups, student organizations, and common public wanting to hold peaceful demonstrations to press their demand for a separ...

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Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate Sta…

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Karbi Anglong Students Solidarity for Separate State

Diphu: Students of Karbi Anglong met at the Diphu Government College Auditorium yesterday to express their solidarity for Karbi Anglong Separate State. It was another spontaneous gathering where over 500 students participated, and...

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More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

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More Army Sent to Karbi Anglong

The situation in Karbi Anglong has calmed down now with no fresh incidents of violence, apart from the 2 killed who reported defied the strike called by the Karbi People Liberation Tigers, and a few gunfights between the insurgent...

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12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends T…

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12 Days of Complete Strike in Karbi Anglong Ends Today

The 300 hours "bandh" called by the Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers ended today, with incidents of two killings, and gun fights between the insurgents and the police at three places during the strike. However, the curfew imposed ...

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Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong St…

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Women Group Fasted and Prayed for Karbi Anglong Statehood

The Women Ministries group of the Diphu Baptist Church held a fasting and prayer on August 10 for the cause of Karbi Anglong State. They also collected among themselves an amount of Rs.5000 as a contribution towards the medical tr...

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More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong S…

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More Violence During the 300 Hours Karbi Anglong Strike Called by KPLT

As the 300 hour Karbi Anglong strike, called by the KPLT (Karbi People's Liberation Tigers) in support of the demand for a separate state, enters the sixth day today, there are reports of violence at several places. In an encount...

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Plan of Autonomous State of Karbi Anglon…

07-12-2013 Hits:697 Articles admin - avatar admin

To   1. The Representative of the Government of India 2. The Representative of the Government...

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Right Time to Set up 2nd States Re-Organ…

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Right Time to Set up 2nd States Re-Organization Commission

The  Centre’s  decision  to  grant  the   Telengana  State  which  has  been  a  long  felt  need  r...

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Why Separation of Karbi Anglong from Ass…

01-09-2013 Hits:1474 Articles Elwin Teron - avatar Elwin Teron

Why Separation of Karbi Anglong from Assam is not a Mere Political Ambition but a Historical Necessity

The government of India Act, 1919 which declared Mikir Hills Tracts (the present areas of Karbi Angl...

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Per Capita Government Expenditure in NE:…

28-08-2013 Hits:747 Articles Milton Terang - avatar Milton Terang

Per Capita Government Expenditure in NE: Karbi Anglong in Comparison

  The chart here shows the per capita Government expenditure of seven states in North-east India,...

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Metamorphosis of Karbi & its future

25-08-2013 Hits:683 Articles Kisong Terang - avatar Kisong Terang

We are not like the Sentinelese of Andaman & Nicobar Island. But Karbi’s have the right to decid...

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The Saga of Karbi Struggles

15-08-2013 Hits:607 Articles Editor - avatar Editor

The saga of the struggles of the Karbi people of Assam in North East India never really received the...

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We Are Only Reclaiming Our Own Land (Par…

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We Are Only Reclaiming Our Own Land (Part 1): Dr Jayanta Rongpi

Objecting strongly to what Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said that he will not allow further divi...

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5 Reasons for Karbi Anglong Separate Sta…

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1. To protect the right to live and the right to self-determination of indigenous peoples. The very ...

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Is There a Rationale for a Separate Karb…

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Is There a Rationale for a Separate Karbi Anglong State?

The spurt of violent demonstrations in Karbi Anglong took almost everyone by surprise, including the...

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Concerned Citizens of Karbi Anglong Dema…

06-08-2013 Hits:684 Articles Kisong Terang - avatar Kisong Terang

A CHARTER OF DEMANDS SUBMITTED TO SHRI JANAKI BALLAV PATNAIK, THE GOVERNOR OF ASSAM   BY CONCERN...

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Copy of Memorandum Submitted to Prime Mi…

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MEMORANDUM SUBMITTED TO DR. MANMOHAN SINGH  HONOURABLE PRIME MINISTER, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA BY KAR...

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What is the Reason Behind the Current Si…

06-08-2013 Hits:960 Articles Pankaj Teron - avatar Pankaj Teron

North East India is home to several ethnic groups. These ethnic groups aspire for protection of thei...

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Behind the present turmoil in Karbi Angl…

05-08-2013 Hits:946 Articles Milton Terang - avatar Milton Terang

  The present uprising in Karbi Anglong took everyone by surprise. After the Indian Government deci...

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