Monthly Archives: December 2017

Guv reviews implementation on flagship progs

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: Governor Dr BD Mishra held his maiden video conference with deputy commissioners to review the implementation of national flagship programmes in...

MLA surveys site for new settlement

CHANU, Dec 30: Kanubari MLA Gabriel D Wangsu trekked miles to reach the Tissing river in Chanu village in Longding district on Thursday to...

Good times, bad times: The transit between years

The year is coming to a close and it seems that the last few days of December have been spent mostly on parties and...

Two houses gutted

WATTE, Dec 30: Two houses were reportedly gutted by fire in remote Bulla village in Watte area of East Kameng district on Saturday evening. Sources...

Year ender – Through the eyes of the Chief Minister’s Office

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: To cut the rhetoric short, exactly a year ago the 'Lotus' bloomed in the state for the second time after 14...

Hindi: Arunachal’s new mother tongue

Flights Of FantasyOf all the states of Northeast India, Arunachal Pradesh is the only one without a distinct language followed throughout the state. Assam has...

Minor dies in hit-and-run incident

RUKSIN, Dec 30: A minor boy died on the spot when he was hit by a speeding passenger vehicle (Winger) on National Highway-15 at...

State NPP welcomes handing over of PDS case to CBI

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: The Arunachal Pradesh unit of the National People's Party (NPP) has welcomed the handing over of the multi-crore PDS scam case...

Opportunity of community-based bird-watching ecotourism in Arunachal

Bird watching or avitourism is a form of nature-based ecotourism that mainly focuses on observing and identifying birds in their natural habitats. It is...

Career counseling prog for students conducted

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: The Mishmi Students' Union, Rajiv Gandhi University (MSURGU) conducted an education awareness cum career counseling programme in all the government secondary...

Skill development training underway

PASIGHAT, Dec 30: A 30-day skill development training for vermi-compost producers under the Agricultural Skill Council of India was inaugurated by College of Horticulture...

Resolutions: Moving towards a healthier Arunachal

The new year is upon us, and it is the time when we make all kinds of resolutions. While some of us are promising ourselves...

Demonstration on oyster mushroom production underway

NAMSAI, Dec 30: Farmers in Chongkham, Alubari, Naputia, and Kaisu villages in Namsai district are participating in a 'training-cum-demonstration' programme on oyster mushroom production...

Org demands tourism office

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: The All Kurung Kumey District Anti-Corruption Organisation on Saturday demanded that the state government establish a tourism office in Kurung Kumey...

Drawing

--- Miss Ayang Yangki Megu MCE Art Academy

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--- Hage Zia, Balo Rina, Dilung Gao, Nancy Hangker Cl-VIII, VKV School, Ziro

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--- Dukar Sindu Cl-III, VKV Vivek Vihar School, Itanagar

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--- Master Meetem Lego, Cl-II, VKV Tezu

PDS scam recommended for CBI investigation: Pema

ITANAGAR, Dec 29: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has tweeted that he has recommended the multi-crore PDS scam case to the CBI for investigation. 'Recommended the...

Capital defies bandh

ITANAGAR, Dec 29: The 12-hour bandh announced by the Abo Tani Clan Organisation (ATCO) was ineffective in the capital region. Offices and educational institutions functioned...