Mising village burnt down at Jagun in Tinsukia district of Assam

As per reports,conflict erupted between the Mising and the Ahom community of Assam today over land issues. According to SP Tinsukia district, unidentified members' of Ahom Chatra Parishad burnt down 12 houses belonging to the Mising Community in ... Read More

Will Bodoland become reality now ?

As per Times of India report, Central Government has formed an expert committee to examine if Bodoland could be created in Assam after it has been able to create Telengana, 29th state of India, after bifurcating Andhra Pradesh. On Wednesday, the ... Read More

Maoists Armed group in Assam and Mising Tribe

In recent reports indicate that Maoists groups have setup an armed group in upper Assam. In another alarming news report says that LDCM (Liberal Democratic Council of Misingland ) has threatened to attack NHPC dam at Gerukamukh, Dheamji. While it ... Read More

Separate State demands in North East India : an analysis

There have been news about demand for separate states by many small or big tribes in North East India. While many tribes have their own autonomous councils which control many social welfare departments except police, judiciary, personals, PSUs and ... Read More

Today is Ali Ai Ligang Festival for Misings in Assam

Today, the first Wednesday of Ginmur Polo ( February - March) of the year is the Ali Ai ligang festival for Mising tribe in Assam. Mising is part of greater Tani tribes which are found majorly in districts in upper Assam, Arunachal Pradesh. Tani ... Read More

Opposition of Bodoland one of the main demands : ULFA

Ending month-long speculation about demands to be raised by ULFA (United Liberation Front Of Asom) during its much hyped talks with Indian government, ULFA has come out with few demands like special status for Assam. Another important and significant ... Read More

Arunachal Pradesh Integral Part of India : Indian PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said that Arunachal Pradesh has always been an integral part of India and will remain so and the Chinese map showing the northeastern state as its part will not change the reality. This "simple fact" was conveyed by ... Read More

BJP demands Subansiri Dam construction at Gerukamukh

On 17th Nov 2010, BJP ( Bharatiya Janata Party) staged a massive protest gathering at Gerukamukh demanding a immediate halt to the ongoing construction of the Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Project ( LSHELP) at Gerukamukh, Guagamukh in Dhemaji ... Read More

Politics of Big dams in North East India hots up

Looks like, the politics of big dams in North East India is hotting up with many stakeholders throwing in their hats. While various environmentalist groups, ethnic groups likely to be most affected by these dams, Mising community (second largest ... Read More