Thursday, January 17, 2019

Dismal school education scenario in Arunachal

Staff Reporter DELHI, Jan 16: The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) has revealed that in Arunachal Pradesh, not even half of all children enrolled in Standard V can read a Standard II level text. A total of 4,446 households and 5,416 children in the age group 3 to 16...

PM to lay foundation stone of airport in Feb

HOLLONGI, Jan 16: Land Management Minister Nabam Rebia informed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will...

Continue judicious utilization of resources: Ngandam

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: Minister Education-cum-chairman APSHEC, Honchun Ngandam has appreciated the progress made so far...

Athawale takes stock of schemes for STs

PASIGHAT, Jan 16: Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale visited...

Yomso to contest from East Arunachal

PASIGHAT, Jan 16: Mongol Yomso of the Republican Party of India (Athawale) will be the...

Certification prog of ECI for ROs and AROs begins

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: The certification programme of Election Commission of India (ECI) for returning officers...

Reh literary event for children

Correspondent ROING, Jan 16: Forty-two children aged 3 to 8 years took part in the first...

Road dev committee cites anomalies in construction

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: The Pachi Rigom Road Development Committee (PRRDC) in a letter to the...

Homestay congress held for tourism stakeholders

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: The two-day Arunachal Pradesh Homestay Congress, organized by the department of Tourism,...

MSME campaign-support and outreach mega camp held

NAHARLAGUN, Jan 16: A 100 days MSME campaign -support and outreach mega camp was held...

House to house TB screening underway

AALO, Jan 16: House-to-house screening of tuberculosis (TB) symptoms under 'Active TB case finding' is...

Miao Winter Carnival begins

MIAO, Jan 16: A group of young college students of Changlang district is organizing a...

PTC Banderdewa defeat IUFC in VFT

DOIMUKH, Jan 16: PTC Banderdewa defeated the Itanagar United Football Club (IUFC) 2-1 in the...

HDMT: Papum Pare lift girls’ football trophy

TEZU, Jan 16: Papum Pare crushed Capital Complex 2-0 in the final of the girls'...

AAPBSU opposes PRC to non-APSTs

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: The All Arunachal Pradesh Border Students' Union (AAPBSU) has urged the state...

Workers’ union seeks reinstatement of worker

ITANAGAR, Jan 16: The Dibang Valley district unit of the All Arunachal Pradesh Workers' Union...

Awareness prog on aromatic plants

KHUPA, Jan 16: Awareness training programme on cultivation and processing of aromatic plants was organised...

CM laments airport land compensation issue

LAAYANG, Jan 15: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday expressed anguish over the reported objections...

Apang resigns from BJP, questions Modi and Shah

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 15: Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Gegong Apang has resigned from the...

PRC: A question of relative permanence

Ringside view Seeking permanent resident certificates (PRC) for the non-Arunachal Pradesh Scheduled Tribes (APST) settled in...

Landowners demand rectification in Rebia committee report

Greenfield airport issue NAHARLAGUN, Jan 15: Participants in a meeting convened by the All Papum Pare...

APCC questions GoAP’s silence on CAB

ITANAGAR, Jan 15: The Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) has questioned the state BJP for...

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CAB, PRC and Indigenous Identity

Dear Editor, The Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) amends the Citizenship Act, 1955 to make illegal migrants...

PRC and need for self reflection

Dear Editor, This is in regards to the news that some Assam based organisations led by...

Declare AE result

Dear Editor, I would like to request APPSC to declare the result of AE written exam...

Myths as facts

Dear Editor, The efforts of establishing myths as facts by some participants of the 106th Science...

Commerce graduates should not teach Economics

( I ) Dear Editor, The APPSC even after so many blunders did not learn anything from...

Conduct comprehensive surveys

Dear Editor, The report of Bengal tigers captured on trap cameras from remote forested areas of...

Now or never

Fresh controversy has erupted over the proposed green field airport at Hollongi. The land owners...

Double standard

The state of Karnataka is witnessing massive political slugfest over number game. Both BJP and...

Don’t create unnecessary hurdle

After a long wait, the government of India recently cleared the proposal for construction of...

Trump tours border, repeats threat to declare national emergency

Washington, Jan 11 (PTI) US President Donald Trump on Friday appeared to be inching closer to imposing a national emergency that could allow him to bypass Congress to fund a controversial wall along the US-Mexico border that has led to a bitter political impasse and a 21-day government shutdown. Trump...

People vehemently opposing citizenship bill: Zoramthanga to PM

AIZAWL, Jan 15: Mizoram Chief Minister Zoram-thanga has told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the people of the northeastern state vehemently oppose the passage of citizenship (amendment) bill, an official statement said on Tuesday. The controversial bill, which has triggered large-scale protests in the northeastern states, including Mizoram, was passed...

Govt to construct 44 ‘strategically important’ roads along India-China border

NEW DELHI, Jan 13: The government will construct 44 strategic roads along the border with China and over 2100 kms of axial and lateral roads in Punjab and Rajasthan, abutting Pakistan, a central public works department (CPWD) document shows. According to an annual report (2018-19) prepared, and released earlier this...

Harbhajan slams Pandya, Rahul for jeopardising reputation of cricketers

New Delhi, Jan 11 (PTI) Ace spinner Harbhajan Singh on Friday slammed Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul for their sexist comments on women on a TV show, saying they have put the reputations of cricketers at stake. The duo appeared on a talk show where their comments - Pandya's...