A Talk With An Academician from IDOL, Gauhati University

  Here’s a talk that our correspondent Rini Brahma had with one of the faculties serving in the Inst. of Distance & Open Learning, Gauhati University. The interviewee is Mr. Alakesh Das who serves as an Assistant Prof. in the department of Mass Communication & Journalism, IDOL, GU. We thank him for his time, cooperation, Read More …

Computer Education Is Important In The Modern World

Charles Babbage is known as “The Father of Computers”. This is because he only invited the work of computers and developed the first automatic digital computers. The first programmer of computer is Lady Ada Lovelace.  In honest words, invention of computer is the brightest milestone in human and scientific achievements of the universe so far. It Read More …

भारत में दहेज प्रथा का असली जिम्मेदार कौन?

भारतीय समाज में फैली हुई अनेक कुरीतिया इस गौरवशाली समाज के माथे पे एक कलंक है ।इन्मे दहेज़ प्रथा हमारे समाज में एक प्रधान कुरीति है ।हमरे समाज में दहेज़ प्रथा दिनोदिन बढाती ही जा रही है ।इस्क मुख्य कारन यह है की आज भी हमारा समाज पुरुष प्रधान है ।आज भी हमारे समाज में Read More …

Gamusa – The Identity of Assam and Every Assamese

Gamusa or Gamosa is a unique identity of the Assamese society and bears great significance for the people of Assam. It is a very symbol of Assamese culture. The word Gamusa is derived from two Assamese words “Ga” means “body” and “mosa” means “wipe”, and is equivalent to towel. But it means a lot more than Read More …

সংগ্ৰামৰ অন্য এটা দফা: পথৰুঘাট

১৮৯৪ চনৰ ২৮জানুৱাৰী, অসম তথা ভাৰতৰ ইতিহাসত এটা মচিব নোৱাৰা তেজৰ চেকুঁৰা – পথৰুঘাটৰ ৰণ। সময় বাগৰে, পথাৰে ৰুপ সলাই, ধৰাই আদৰে নতুনত্বক… মাঁথো সলনি নহয় পেটৰ তাড়ণা । ইতিহাসে ও পল-অনুপল বগৰাই যাই আগুৱাই,থাকি যাই মাঁথো তেজৰ চেকুঁৰা । ভাৰতৰ ইতিহাসৰ এটি ক’লা অধ্যায় হল পথৰুঘাটৰ ৰণ। সেই ৰণ য’ত বৃটিচ চৰকাৰে ১৪০জন নিৰীহ Read More …

Saraswati Puja – The Unannounced Fashion Parade in Assam

Basant Panchami or Sree Panchami or most popularly known as Saraswati Puja is a festival to which students from all over the north-eastern part of India look forward with much of enthusiasm, especially the girls. Whereas Punjab celebrates this festival as Basant Festival of Kites, Assam for the record and from last few decades has Read More …

A Talk With a Karate Player of the Soil

Here’s the 1st audio blog post from Rising Voices. It is in an interview format, compiled and edited by the author. The interviewee here is Mr. Hari Narayan Hazarika, Deputy Manager of ASEB, Chandrapur. A double Black-Belt holder in Karate, Mr. Hazarika is a renown Karate player from Assam and trains youngsters from the city too. Read More …

The Power of Creativity in Media: Powerful Enough?

To inform, educate and entertain is supposed to be the sole purpose of the media world. And to serve this purpose the media should remain upgraded by all means, be it delivering facts and news, creating awareness or providing the audience with daily dose of entertainment. In short, it upgrades an individual to remain up Read More …

Scope of Digital Media Marketing in North-East India

Digital media marketing (DMM) or simply known as Digital Marketing is not just a voguish term used against the advancements in marketing in the digital age; rather it covers a wider array of communication, creativity, technology and marketing. To understand the term ‘Digital Media Marketing’ one must understand the prefix ‘digital media’. Digital media can Read More …

Human Trafficking: Where Do We Stand?

Human trafficking is a major problem across the globe. In common words, human trafficking means the illegal movement of people. It is the action or practice of illegally transporting people from one country or area to another. Typically human trafficking is there just because of the forced labour, bonded labour, commercial sexual exploitation, organ removal, begging, Read More …