Daily Archives: August 30, 2018

As Tsangpo swells, East Siang DA cautions citizens in Pasighat

PASIGHAT, Aug 29: Following heavy rain across the border, the East Siang District Administration has cautioned the public to refrain from venturing into Siang...

BJP to go in alone in 2019 Arunachal LA elections

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The BJP in Arunachal Pradesh today said it would not go for any pre-poll alliance for the Legislative Assembly elections slated...

ESS road on verge of collapse

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The locals of ESS Sector here have appealed to the capital district administration and PWD to immediately repair the culvert which...

Arunachal at the top in implementing schemes in the NE: Pema

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: Chief Minister Pema Khandu claimed that Arunachal Pradesh is the number one performing state in the North East in implementing important...

Arunachal Assembly clears bill for creation of 3 new districts

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed the Arunachal Pradesh Re-Organisation of Districts (Amendment) Bill, 2018, paving the way for...

NPP MLA questions appointment of PDS nominees

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: Nationalist People’s Party MLA, Tapang Taloh today asked the state government about the criteria of appointment of Public Distribution System nominees...

No decision for development of ALG at Anini: DCM

Itanagar, Aug 29: Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein today informed the Legislative Assembly that the state government has not received any specific...

APCC questions govt on women’s safety

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: Reacting to the recent incident of sexual harassment of a 12 year old girl in West Siang district, the Arunachal Pradesh...

GBs on warpath against shifting of Siang district hq

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Aug 29: Fifty-two gaon burahs (GBs) serving under Pangin and Kebang circles under Siang district have tendered their resignation in protest against state...

Students protests demanding stipend

LONGDING, Aug 29: The students of GHSS, Kanubari led by the Longding District Students' Union (LDSU) on Wednesday took out a protest rally demanding...

‘Appoint APWB chairman from Puroik community’

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: Members of the Autonomous Puroik Welfare Board (APWB) along with All Puroik Welfare Society, All Puroik Students' Union, All Puroik Youth...

First periodic test for govt schools of capital begins

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The first periodic test for the students of all government schools of the Capital Complex began simultaneously on Wednesday. Considering the poor...

Language traditions, language development and cultural difference

I was recently part of a conversation about language traditions and language development that was being conducted within the Galo tribe of Arunachal Pradesh. The...

‘Complete electoral work on schedule’

DAPORIJO, Aug 29: Upper Subansiri District Election Officer (DEO) Danish Ashraf asked all EROs and AEROs to complete election related work as per schedule...

WSU demands bus service

LONGDING, Aug 29: The Wancho Students' Union (WSU) demanded for re-introduction of bus services between Kanubari and Khonsa. In a memorandum to the Kanubari ADC,...

Cong donate for flood-hit Kerala

AALO, Aug 29: The Congress party leaders and workers of Aalo West Block and Aalo East Block, West Siang district has contributed Rs35,000 in...

National Sports Day celebrated

State pays tributes to Maj Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The National Sports Day was celebrated across the state paying tributes...

Tukum clinche two titles in DK Memorial Badminton C’ship

TEZU, Aug 29: Laa Tukum clinched the boys U-17 and U-19 singles titles in the 6th Dorjee Khandu Memorial State Badminton Championship- 2018, here...

Achom short-listed for U-18 women’s national football team

NAHARLAGUN, Aug 29: Achom Degio of Arunachal Pradesh is among the 35 probable short-listed players to represent the Indian national team at the SAFF...

Verrier Elwin: the Architect of NEFA and defender of Indian tribal people

Homage from a tribalRamchandra Guha in his famous book ‘Makers of Modern India’ considers Verrier Elwin as the defender of Indian tribals. To quote the...