A tumultuous week for Guwahati indeed! What with the city playing host to the FIFA U-17 World Cup matches, the T-20 match, compounded with the unfortunate stone pelting incident, Guwahati proved that it is now capable of making headlines; even if not for the world class infrastructure,
My worst fears - from my last editorial – came true. No, it doesn’t make me feel at all like Nostradamus; I was not on any prediction spree.
We have been an unenthusiastic lot for a long time now, but this year Guwahati demanded the attention it deserved.
Even as I write this, the 23rd GST Council Meeting is in progress in the city’s Radisson Blu Hotel. 24 finance ministers from various states along with the Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, all gathered to bring down tax slabs that would make life easier for us beleaguered Indians. They are all very welcome.
The recent video that circulated where an IndiGo employee physically assaulted a certain passenger has taken the internet by storm. The cause of the fight, whatever it may be, has made one thing clear; India does not believe in ‘Dignity of Labour’.