• NRC Scare Amidst Bangladeshis

    LOOKEAST REPORT | BORDER Guards Bangladesh (BGB) have recently detained a huge number of people who trying to cross over to the country of origin (Bangladesh) through Maheshpur border in the wake of the Indian federal government’s announcement that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be implemented throughout India. Commanding Officer of 58 BGB, Lt. Col. Kamrul Ahsan told media that 61 women, 47 men and 51 children have been detained over the past one week when they were trying to enter Bangladesh from Indian side of the border through Jaluli, Palianpur and Khosalpur area under the Maheshpur sub–district. As many as 40 such immigrants were nabbed last week, Mr. Ahsan said, adding that they have been produced at the Jhinaidaha court through local… …. 


  • Poking The Dragon

    AKSHAY NARANG | THE recent ‘2+2’ Dialogue between India and Japan at New Delhi with the Foreign and Defence Ministers of the two countries has come as a major cause of worry for Beijing. India seems to have made crucial inroads as far as luring Japan into investing in the North–east including the state of Arunachal Pradesh is concerned. This is detrimental to Beijing’s ambitions regarding what it describes as “disputed areas” of India’s North… ….