Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Schemes’ funding going well, problem lies in implementation: MoS

ANGU, Nov 11: Union Minister of State (MoS) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Kiren Rijiju, on Monday said "coordination between the state and the Centre regarding funding of schemes is going on well, but the problem lies in its implementation." Speaking during the golden jubilee celebration of the government upper...

Stilwell Road’s platinum jubilee to be celebrated along with 8th PPIF

Correspondent JAIRAMPUR, Nov 11: The platinum jubilee of the famous Stilwell Road will be celebrated...

Leparada champions of indigenous youth fest

BASAR, Nov 11: Leparada district emerged the 'champion district' with the highest score in the...

Joy of Reading festival concludes with rich memories

ROING, Nov 11: The Joy of Reading festival, organised by the Lower Dibang Valley district...

MLA urges students to discourage seeking of land compensation

WESSANG, Nov 11: Seppa East MLA Tapuk Taku called on the student community to "discourage...

Jhum cultivation degrading forest ecosystem: Speaker

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Nov 11: "Jhum cultivation practices adopted by rural farmers in the state are...

Guru Nanak Jayanti greetings

ITANAGAR, Nov 11: Governor BD Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu have in separate messages...

Anglers seek to conserve aquatic species

ITANAGAR, Nov 11: With the aim of saving the aquatic species and the riverine system...

Core members of NGO Helping Hands being awarded by union Food Processing Minister Rameswar Teli...

Memorial football tournament conducted

DAPORIJO, Nov 11: Holigan Football Club won the Maji Marging Memorial Football Tournament, defeating Synyik...

Bagang, Tamar best male and female fighters in dist-level karate c’ship

SEPPA, Nov 11: Tachi Bagang and Lamani Tamar were declared the best male and female...

Number of tobacco users in Tawang decreasing: DPO

TAWANG, Nov 11: Tawang District Tobacco Control Cell (DTCC) DPO Dr Sangey Thinlay said the...

Remembrance Day held to pay homage to WW II soldiers

DIGBOI, Nov 11: A Remembrance Day ceremony was organised at the war cemetery here in...

Health officials trained in geotagging

ITANAGAR, Nov 11: Officials of the health department on Monday underwent an orientation programme on...

PWD commissioner issues order to verify qualifications of engrs

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Nov 10: PWD Commissioner B Pertin has issued an order to verify the...

Govt accords importance to edn, health: Min

AALO, Nov 10: Education Minister Taba Tedir said the state government is giving much importance...

NE journalists have to work without support system: Rehman

ITANAGAR, Nov 10: "Journalists here (Northeast) work without any support system. There is no legal,...

Shooting prices, falling sales

Monday Musing The stiff rise in the prices of vegetables in the markets of the capital...

RGU’s Uni-Fest concludes

RONO HILLS, Nov 10: The 20th Uni-Fest of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) concluded at the...

Nomination process for WHS status discussed

ITANAGAR, Nov 10: The first meeting of the Arunachal Pradesh Heritage Authority (APHA) was chaired...

Nyetriidow festival gets underway

THRIZINO, Nov 10: The 47th Nyetriidow festival of the Aka (Hrusso) community began with traditional...

Blood donation camp organised

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Nov 10: Seventy-three units of blood were collected during a voluntary blood donation...

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Missing garbage truck

Dear Editor, After the announcement of fine of Rs 5,000 for any defaulter who is found...

Respect the forests

Dear Editor, Today, destruction of forests has increased along with the population growth. People do not...

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...

Elitist higher education and JNU protest

For days the students of JNU have been protesting fee hikes. The protest reached a...

A good start by Apollo Hospitals

The Apollo Hospitals Group has become the first major healthcare company to open its information...

Streamline private schools

The All Upper Subansiri District Students' Union (AUSDSU) has raised concern over the mushrooming of...

China cries foul over US plan to take Dalai Lama’s succession...

BEIJING, Nov 11: China on Monday objected to the US' plan to take up the issue of the Dalai Lama's successor to the United Nations, accusing Washington of "misusing" the world body to interfere in its internal affairs. China has been asserting that its assent to the Dalai Lama's successor...

Meghalaya yet to begin registration of outsiders

Shillong, Nov 11 (PTI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Monday said the regulation making it mandatory for outsiders to register themselves while entering the state is awaiting the governor's approval and yet to be imposed. In a bid to protect the interest the state's tribal citizens, the Meghalaya...

Lata Mangeshkar in ICU

MUMBAI, Nov 11: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital's intensive care unit (ICU) in the early hours of Monday after she complained of breathing problems, hospital sources said. The singer, who turned 90 on 28 September, is in a critical condition, they said. "She was brought to...

To win more games, we need to score more: Gurpreet Sandhu

NEW DELHI, Nov 11: India goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu feels the team has moulded itself into a battle-hardened unit but it still needs to find the back of the net consistently to improve its winning ratio in top-flight football. On a high after holding Asian champion Qatar to a goalless...