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Arundhati Choudhury

Posted by - January 5, 2017

By: Rukmini Baruah Deka “I’ve always stood first in arts ever since my childhood, trying to produce pieces of art on topics that reflect upon my mind”, says famed artist Arundhati Choudhury, with extraordinary artistic talents whose name is synonymous with India’s contemporary art. Being a born genius, endowed with immense creative productive capabilities, she

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Kaushik Kashyap: A Rising Star

Posted by - December 1, 2016

By: Avik Kumar Chakraborty The song “Jogi de Naal” sung by the upcoming singer, Kaushik Kashyap was released recently in collaboration with ZEE Music Company and uploaded on YouTube. The song exuberates the melody of Sufi music and rhythm of Qawaali, blended beautifully with contemporary music. Produced by Audumber Arts, the song is composed by Vivian

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Akali Awomi: The potency of resourceful Event Planning

Posted by - November 4, 2016

On a sunny afternoon, we interviewed the soft-spoken wedding planner, whose leisure pursuit with flowers and stunning decorations have had her become a wedding sensation. Akali’s house beamed like it belonged to an innovative wedding planner. There were glinting chandeliers-like decoration hung on the ceiling, intricately designed stands that were painted in whites, and a

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Remembering a Legend: Bhupen Hazarika

Posted by - October 12, 2016

Widely known as Sudhakantha, Bhupen Hazarika was a multifaceted Indian artist, famously referred to as the uncrowned king of North-Eastern India’s cultural world. He was an extremely talented person who lived his whole life as a poet, music composer, singer, actor, journalist, author, politician and a renowned film-maker of the highest character. He was discovered

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North East India International Model United Nations (NEIMUN)

Posted by - September 5, 2016

By Vaibhavi Every delegate will remember their first speech delivered at a Model UN. All that frightening sensation in the pit of the belly, the racing pulse and sweaty palms that is insanely nerve-wrecking to stand in front of thirty critical and intelligent fellow delegates, brainstorming on ideas to do what grey-haired leaders at the

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A Mesmerising Farewell in Honour of Isak Chishi Swu

Posted by - August 4, 2016

The 87-year-old Swu had been unwell and was undergoing treatment at Fortis Hospital in south Delhi on July 5 last year following severe kidney ailments and urinary tract infection and then subsequently multi-organ failure and breathed his last on 28th June. Swu is survived by his wife Mrs Eustar Chishi Swu, five sons, a daughter

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The Saga of Isak Chishi Swu Who Left Behind an Unfulfilled Dream

Posted by - August 4, 2016

A soft-spoken and good human being that he was, Isak Chishi Swu, the co-founder and Chairman of the National Socialist Council of Nagalim-Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM), passed away at the Fortis Hospital in Delhi on 28th June after prolonged illness. Swu, a god-fearing and humble man, lived for the cause of the Naga people till his last

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Adieu Isak

Posted by - August 3, 2016

By:- P. Ganguly On August 3 last year Chairman of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (IM) Isak Chishi Swu signed the famous by now a Framework Agreement with GoI at New Delhi. His ill health then was a major concern. Fortis Hospital at the national capital found him dead at 1240 pm on June 28.

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The Mizo Accord turns 30

Posted by - July 5, 2016

The momentous 30th anniversary of ‘Remna Ni’ or Peace Day, the day of signing of the historic Mizo Peace Accord was celebrated across Mizoram by the people cutting across party lines. Addressing the gathering, Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla said the peace accord was not only for the people of Mizoram but for the entire

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