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After two decades of militancy, historic trading points between Bhutan and Assam are active again.
CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE
After the Bodo agitation, it is now the turn of the small Rabha tribe to assert its identity.
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Militarisation of various tribes in Assam has resulted in bloody conflicts in the state.
The recent Assam clashes are not an aberration. Old divides run deep in the NE, as a long history of ethnic violence shows. And in each clash, the…
spread of Maoist ideology
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The Ulfa's Rajkhowa faction has decided to turns its killing fields into organic farms.
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