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Anwesha Dutta

Doctoral Research Fellow, Gent University, Belgium

Anwesha Dutta is a Doctoral Research Fellow with the Conflict Research Group, Gent University, Belgium. Her research focuses on political economy of conflict and inter-ethnic contestations in the context of Bodoland, Assam. She has a Masters in Social Work from TISS, Mumbai and has worked with several NGOs and the Government of Gujarat

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Dear Mr. Prime Minister, You Failed To Sell Us Your Digital Un-Freedom

In the age of digital India initiative with the loud slogans of 'invest in India', somewhere there lurks a similar danger, to which India seems blinded because the politics is now being sold under the banner of development with a rosy dream of India transforming into a superpower. While this takes India away from its reality to an imaginary farce, neo-colonialism takes control to make India its 'beloved colony', this time in the name of democracy and development.
03/10/2015 12:18 AM IST