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A large number of states in India are contemplating on 75 per cent reservation for the local people in education and employment sectors. A recent step initiated by Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu. Andhra Pradesh and Telangana point out their intention to accord priority to the sons-of-the soil in government organisations as well as in private companies, the Multinationals, notwithstanding. Naturally, the attempt by such states has created uproar and this has caused discontentment among the people from various walks of life.

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Monarchy ended in Tripura with the merger of the king’s ruled state with Indian union in 1949 and established democracy. After 72 years of democracy, the third generation of Tripura royal family - the only surviving coroneted prince of Manikya dynasty Pradyot Bikram Kishore Manikya Deb Barman becomes the ruler of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (ADC). The Tripura royal family has been well-accepted by the tribal and non-tribal communities for generations together and the people of the state are loyal to the family.

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It was a dream come true for the BJP leader, who had aimed for the post long ago. Himanta Biswa Sarma Sarma, who is also the convenor of the North East Democratic Alliance, became the Chief Minister for the first time and was officially sworn-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam administered the oath by Governor JagdishMukhi on 10 May. The newly-elected Chief Minister began his day by offering prayers at DoulGobinda Temple and Kamakhya Temple and sought the blessings of the people of his constituency Jalukbari.

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The political Kurukshetra to re-elect the legislative assemblies in Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry is just over.

Since these five regions have five different linguistic, social and political ecosystem, the results of the elections assumes massive significance in the backdrop of assembly elections next year in Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat.

Among them, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Himachal Prades, Uttarakhand are ruled currently by the BJP. In Manipur, it is a BJP-led coalition government. Punjab is ruled by Congress.

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Sikkim Lok Sabha member, Indra Hang Subba has requested the Education Ministry to include Northeast history in the syllabus of schools. In the recent Parliament session, Sikkim Lok Sabha member apprised the House and the Education Ministry that history, geography and culture of the Northeast states are being neglected by the rest of the country. 

Indra Hang Subba requested the Ministry to include, in the syllabus of schools, the Northeast states in a more elaborate manner.  

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