An interesting study claimed to have found that climate change leads to natural disasters affect the livelihood options of people in the state. According to the study carried out by the Centre for Environment, Social and Policy Research in collaboration with the Indian Network on Ethics and Climate Change, the impact of the climate change is most pronounced among marginalised women, but it has also pushed people from prosperous families into taking up work of domestic assistance and daily wage labour. The study was conducted in the six flood-affected districts of Sonitpur, Baksa and Dibrugarh, Lakhimpur, Jorhat and Morigaon.
3 Sep 2015 - 8:50pm | Rajib Sarma
A brainstorming session by the north east senior top cops in Guwahati stressed a set of strategies to enhance the partnership between civil society, health and the law enforcement agencies to ensure...
9 Jul 2011 - 4:31am | editor
Ulfa is trying to regroup that could dampen the peace process with the government. In statement issued on Friday the outfit said a recent meet appointed Dr Asompran as the new foreign secretary.
10 Mar 2017 - 2:21am | Sanjoy K Kakati
The protest over the Silapothar incident refused to die down across the state where more and more people have come out demanding immediate arrest of the culprit. AASU workers Raha area of Nagaon...