Daily Archives: March 17, 2018

Arunachal approve death penalty for rapist of minors

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: Arunachal Pradesh became the fourth state in the country after Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana to bring in amendments in the...

18 border villages to be developed with economic package from Home Ministry: Rijiju

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 16: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Friday informed that 18 border villages in Arunachal Pradesh have...

AAPSU, RGUSU to reclaim encroached RGU land

RONO HILLS (Doimukh), Mar 16: Taking strong cognizance of the illegal land encroachment taking place in Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), in full public view,...

Rural road connectivity in Arunachal receives a major boost

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: Rural road connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh received a major boost as the Union Ministry of Rural Development has sanctioned Rs. 35154,61,000...

Chakka bandh affects normal life

DAPORIJO, Mar 16: The 12-hr Chakka Bandh at Kamle district called by Kamle district unit of Students' United Movement of All Arunachal (SUMAA) affected...

DM declares bandh call illegal

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: The Deputy Commissioner cum District Magistrate Itanagar Capital Complex Prince Dhawan in an order has declared the proposed 36 hours Capital...

Govt to establish Boleng as Siang district HQ

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 16: Chief Secretary Satya Gopal on Fridayinformed that the state cabinet in its meeting recently has already decided to establish Boleng...

Secy. Edu. conducts meeting with DDSEs

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: Issues like proper implementation of Mid Day Meal scheme, proper utilization of smart classroom project at school level etc, were discussed...

GBPNIHESD organizes hands-on training on beekeeping

ZIRO, Mar 16: The GB Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development (GBPNIHESD), North-East Regional Centre, Itanagar organized a one-day hands-on training on...

Nephew of a BJP leader shot dead

Deoria, Mar 16: The nephew of a BJP leader was today shot dead by some unidentified persons near the Pakdi Bazar here when he...

APCC hails apex court’s ruling upholding Special Leave Petition

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: The Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) has on Friday, hailed the Supreme Court ruling upholding the Special Leave Petition (SLP), which...

Path-yatra to commemorate Dalai Lama’s journey to India

GUWAHATI, Mar 16: The Core Group for Tibetan Cause, the apex body of Tibet support groups in India with the co-operation from the people...

AAPSU welcomes Criminal Laws (Arunachal Pradesh) Amendment Bill

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) has welcomed the passing of the Criminal Laws (Arunachal Pradesh) Amendment Bill in the...

Tree plantation by Gaon Burahs

ZIRO, Mar 16: All Apatani Gaon BurahWelfare Association (AAGBWA) on Friday organized a tree plantation programme in collaboration with the Divisional Forest Office, Hapoli...

DC reviews NDD preparedness

LONGDING, Mar16: Longding Deputy Commissioner Vikram Singh Mallik, in a coordination meeting here on Friday, reviewed the district's preparedness for the ensuing National Deworming...

Faculty member remains absent, college students demand transfer

DEOMALI, Mar 16: The Students' Union of Wangcha Rajkumar College, Deomali under Tirap district has informed that Dr. Apurva Ranjan, a faculty of Economics...

Over 200 recommended under CMKRY

KHONSA, Mar 16: In all, 215 of a total of 416 applicants were recommended for consideration under Chief Minister Krishi Rinn Yojana (CMKRY) by...

Union demands immediate shifting of stone crusher unit

ITANAGAR, Mar 16: The Doimukh Students' Union (DSU) has in a representation to the Yupia Deputy Commissioner recently sought immediate shifting of a stone...

Post-poll statue vandalism

Political SymbolismDr.S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) After the decisive defeat of the CPM in recent Assembly election in Tripura, statues of Lenin became the target...

Strong NDA is better for BJP

In the wake of recent by poll results, the political scenario in the country is fast changing. The BJP's defeat in UP and Bihar...