Daily Archives: December 22, 2017

Boycott at five polling booths mark Likabali by-poll

Amar Sangno LIKABALI, Dec 21: As the Likabali assembly constituency went to by-election on Thursday, five villages under Kangku circle boycotted the polling with their...

Mamang Dai wins Sahitya Akademi Award

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Mamang Dai has won the Sahitya Akademi Award for her 2014 novel, The Black Hill. Dai, a Padma Shri recipient, was among...

Fire claims 15 houses in Itanagar

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: A huge fire gutted 15 kutcha houses at Niti Vihar on Thursday. Upon hearing the news, Capital Complex DC Prince Dhawan rushed...

Rally held over woman’s death

Indrajit TingwaMIAO, Dec 21: Members of the Tangsa and Singpho communities of Miao, Jairampur, and Bordumsa subdivisions took out a rally here in Changlang...

DyCM calls for shifting zonal offices to designated HQs

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has stressed on shifting the zonal offices of the chief engineers of various work departments under...

APSCAB installs first ATM booth

NAHARLAGUN, Dec 21: The Arunachal Pradesh State Co-operative Apex Bank (APSCAB) installed its first ATM booth at its women's branch here on Thursday. Inaugurating the...

APSCW urges students to fight against child marriage

BALIJAN, Dec 21: Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) Chairperson, Mitali Tingkhatra, has urged students to fight against child marriage and child labour. She...

Eastern Air Command chief calls on CM

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Air Marshal Anil Khosla, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Eastern Air Command, called on Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday, along...

Governor discusses border safety management with Home Secy

NEW DELHI, Dec 21: Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, Dr BD Mishra, met Union Home Secretary Rajeev Gauba and National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval...

ATCO takes out rally demanding DATCA

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Dec 21: The Abo Tani Clan Organisation (ATCO) organised a massive two-wheeler rally from the general ground in Model Village to...

Union demands inquiry into Dollungmukh intrusion

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Following the inaction of the state government on the intrusion of Assam officials at Dollungmukh on 8 December, the All...

4 NSCN militants apprehended

LONGDING/KHONSA, Dec 21: The Longding and Khonsa battalions of the security forces launched two operations and apprehended three hardcore NSCN(U) militants and one hardcore...

DyCM inaugurates revamped Vijaya Bank

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein inaugurated the renovated premises of the Vijaya Bank's Itanagar branch at Zero Point Tinali here on...

Gaurav Gill back for Indian National Rally Championship

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Three-time APRC champion Gaurav Gill will hope to reassert his supremacy as Round 5 of the MRF FMSCI Indian National Rally...

Subroto Mukherjee soccer tourney underway

CHIMPU, Dec 21: The 6th district level U-17 Subroto Mukherjee Cup football tournament was kicked off on Thursday at the playground of the government...

SSA teachers seek salary enhancement

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: The All Arunachal Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Teachers' Association (AASSATA) has appealed to the state government to enhance the salary of SSA...

‘Cancel regularization of teachers’

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: The All Arunachal Pradesh Elementary Teachers' Association in a representation to the chief secretary on Friday urged him to direct the...

Students awarded laptops

4th Late Jomin Tayeng felicitation programme BIZARI, Dec 21: Laptops and certificates were awarded to meritorious students of Class X and XII of Dambuk constituency...

Interface on MVMDP underway at SIRD&PR

ITANAGAR, Dec 21: A two-day interface on 'My Village My Development Plan' (MVMDP) under the Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) got underway at the...

Hyundai announces ‘free car care clinic’

NEW DELHI, Dec 21: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country's second largest car manufacturer on Thursday announced the 25th edition of the nationwide...