ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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FRANCE- Indexing the Immigrants

Another View of Incidents in North Kamrup Vibhuti Patel ON January 5, 1980, curfew was imposed in extensive areas of North Kamrup following disturbances in these areas in which different sections of people participated. On January 7, the Governor of Assam declared these areas as ''disturbed" and on the following day, on January 8, the army was called in to restore "law and order". Soon reports of army atrocities began to reach Gauhati, and the Junior Doctors' Association and the Students' Union of Gauhati Medical College organised a medical relief team of nine doctors, eight students and ancillary staff of the Gauhati Medical College to visit the affected areas.

NIGERIA- The Tribal Imbalance

surplus extraction emanates from con- trol of the production, marketing and distribution chain. No less important is the second phase of surplus extraction of the financial revenues of the producers (currently running at $ 80 billion) which are now being re-cycled by the large transnational banks due to the producers' incapacity to harness these highly volatile financial resources. The bagatelle that is sprinkled on. the gambling tables in Reno, Las Vegas and Monte Carlo joined to the promethean arms purchases are merely indicative of their social structures. But that is another story.

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