Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Khonsa bye-poll peaceful, 89% turnout

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Oct 21: The voting in the bye-election to the Khonsa West assembly constituency in Tirap district went peacefully on Monday. The polling saw a high voter turnout of 89 percent, according to the office of the state's chief electoral officer (CEO). Tirap DEO PN Thungon said 20...

Police Commemoration Day observed

BANDERDEWA, Oct 21: Police Commemoration Day was observed in a befitting manner by the department...

APSCW organizes legal awareness prog

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Oct 21: The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW), in collaboration with...

Group accuses NHPC of betrayal

Correspondent ROING, Oct 21: The Dibang Multipurpose Project Affected Families (DMPAF) has expressed anguish over alleged...

Union stages protest rally over encroachment, land allotment issues

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Oct 21: The All East Kameng District Students' Union (AEKDSU) staged a protest...

Arunachal Handloom Fest gets underway

Tribal weavers are inherently talented: Bagra ZIRO, Oct 21: Industries Minister Tumke Bagra inaugurated the...

Joint Indo-Czech workshop begins at RGU

RONO HILLS, Oct 21: A two-day joint Indo-Czech workshop on 'Issues related to IV generation...

Relieve teachers of poll duties: ATA

ITANAGAR, Oct 21: The Arunachal Teachers' Association (ATA) in a representation to the education minister...

MLA provides relief to fire-affected families

MILLANG, Oct 21: Mariyang-Geku MLA Kanggong Taku, along with the Upper Siang DRDA PD, the...

Manipuri FC, Champion FC reach semis

CHIMPU, Oct 21: Manipuri FC and Champion FC reached the semifinals of the 25th Vishwakarma...

Awareness prog on school safety concludes

ROING, Oct 21: A weeklong awareness programme on school safety, with special focus on earthquake,...

BJP mandal organizes padyatra

LUMLA, Oct 21: The BJP's Lumla mandal organized a padyatra (awareness walk) from Mangnam village...

IDD Prevention Day observed

NAHARLAGUN, Oct 21: Global Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) Prevention Day was observed throughout the state...

Dist-level review meeting held

YINGKIONG, Oct 21: Matters pertaining to the performance of the banks in Upper Siang district,...

Seminar on environment held

AALO, Oct 21: The geography department of the SFS College (SFSC) here in West Siang...

Top ULFA (I) operative nabbed in Changlang

CHANGLANG, Oct 20: The Changlang battalion of the Assam Rifles (AR) and the Changlang police...

Crashing out the cash

Monday Musing To an average middle class salaried person, the last weeks of a month are...

Arunachal mithun breeders receive trg in Nagaland

MEDZIPHEMA, Oct 20: Nine mithun breeders from Mai village in Yachuli block of Arunachal's Lower...

Couple arrested on burglary charges

NAHARLAGUN, Oct 20: The police here have arrested a husband-wife duo who was on a...

‘Technology Week’ held for farmers

KANUBARI, Oct 20: The Longding KVK on Saturday organized a 'Technology Week' event at the...

A brief history of Penru

Penru (literally, bat cave) is an ancient cave located near Larmuk Potom village in Darak...

Tsomu & Gyamo win Voice of Dhagpaneng and Dhagpa Rig-Zhung Sergyaling

MAYU, Oct 20: The grand finale of the third season of the 'Voice of Dhagpaneng...

Weather

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What next?

Dear Editor, Amidst the uncertainty mounting with each passing day since we wrote the mains, our...

Let merit be sole criterion

Dear Editor, I am in total disagreement with the recent modified notification of the APSSB. If...

Callous govt, silent citizens and harrowing capital traffic

Dear Editor, Even after being gifted with so many natural beauties of flora and fauna, mountains...

We lost our brother because someone was overspeeding

Dear Editor, I am writing this for all of you with the intention to create awareness...

Do not introduce district-wise quota

Dear Editor, The APSSB was established to conduct fair and impartial competitive exams for various C...

APPSC – one more trial

Dear Editor, Why should we remain as a mute spectator when our hard work of years...

America’s betrayal of Kurds

Betrayal is a harsh word. But there is nothing else that comes close to describing...

The menace of encroachment

Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, BD Mishra, has once again raised the pertinent issue of encroachment...

Extend support

With the issuing of the traffic advisory diverting the traffic between Raj Bhavan (Itanagar) and...

Pak Army rejects India’s claim of destroying terror camps in PoK

Islamabad, Oct 21 (PTI) The Pakistan military has rejected as "false" the Indian Army's assertion that it targeted at least three terror camps in PoK and said India is welcome to take any foreign diplomat or media to the site to "prove" its claim on the ground. Indian Army chief...

13 injured in blast in fire cracker manufacturing factory

Barpeta, Oct 21 (PTI) At least 13 people were injured, two of them seriously, in a blast in a fire cracker manufacturing factory in lower Assam's Barpeta district on Monday, officials said. The workers of Assam Fireworks Industry were manufacturing firecrackers when a sudden blast occurred and the fire injured...

Pakistan is not only India’s problem, it is a challenge for...

New Delhi, Oct 21 (PTI) Describing Pakistan as the "epicentre" of global terrorism, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Monday said India's neighbour is now not only its problem but has become a "global challenge". Madhav said the democratic world should come together and pursue Pakistan to act again terrorism,...

Sindhu looks to snap run of early exits at French Open

Paris, Oct 21 (PTI) World champion P V Sindhu would look to snap her recent run of early exits when she begins her women's singles campaign at the USD 750,000 French Open badminton tournament, beginning here on Tuesday. Since claiming her maiden World Championships title in August, Sindhu has looked...