Daily Archives: October 28, 2018

Arunachal’s medal count rises to 76 on penultimate day

Kojum Taba ‘strongest man of Northeast’ NE Olympic GamesIMPHAL, Oct 27: Lifter Kojum Taba emerged as the 'strongest man' of Northeast India after he lifted...

Eviction drive continues amid protests; assn seeks restart of highway work

ITANAGAR, Oct 27: The eviction drive by the capital district administration along the right of way (RoW) on NH 415 from Chandranagar to Papu...

Journalists reiterate demand for press freedom, safety

Staff Reporter AMRITSAR, Oct 27: The 9th plenary session of the Indian Journalists Union (IJU), organised by the Amritsar unit of the Punjab and Chandigarh...

Carnival enlivens 2nd day of Tawang Festival

TAWANG, Oct 27: Colourful traditional dances like arpu chham, aji lhamu, ngag chham, phan chham and Yapchen Apa Yumchhen Ama were presented by villagers...

Street play highlights child issues

ITANAGAR, Oct 27: A street play on issues like child labour and child marriage was presented by RGU's master of social work students and...

Me Too movement

Flights Of FantasyThe Me Too (or #MeToo) movement is a movement against sexual harassment and sexual assault, especially at workplace. Though originally coined in...

MLA launches boating service on Siang

PASIGHAT, Oct 27: Local MLA Kaling Moyong launched a boating service on the Siang river at Komlighat here on Saturday and, along with guests...

Literature mirrors society: Thongchi

PAKAM, Oct 27: "Literature is the mirror in which we see our society, and many wonderful civilizations are based on the strength of creative...

Governor advises students to be socially responsible

JULLANG, Oct 27: Governor BD Mishra on Saturday inaugurated a 'cultural-cum-food fest' organised by Don Bosco College (DBC) here. Addressing the students, the governor advised...

Filmmaker expresses keen interest in Arunachal

TAWANG, Oct 27: Providing a boost to the state government's effort to promote film tourism in Arunachal Pradesh, Bollywood director Imtiaz Ali has expressed...

Arunachal team participates in int’l trade fair

NEW DELHI, Oct 27: A team of officials from the Arunachal Pradesh agriculture and horticulture departments, and farmers from various farmers producers companies (FPC)...

Bank officials asked to cultivate professionalism

NAHARLAGUN, Oct 27: Administrator of the Arunachal Pradesh State Cooperative Apex Bank, Habung Lampung, advised the officers and officials of the bank to cultivate...

Lower Siang HQ issue discussed

Correspondent LIKABALI, Oct 27: A joint meeting of various community-based organisations and administrative officials of Lower Siang district was held here on Saturday regarding early...

Students advised to broaden outlook

LEKHI, Oct 27: Wife of Governor BD Mishra, Neelam Misra, advised the students of Binni Yanga Government Women's College (BYGWC) here to broaden their...

U-17 girls’ soccer team leaves for New Delhi

ITANAGAR, Oct 27: The state champion girls' U-17 football team of GHSS Doimukh left here for New Delhi on Saturday to participate in the...

Friendship FC lift 2nd Veteran Football Tournament trophy

DAPORIJO, Oct 27: Friendship FC defeated Changs FC by 2-1 goals in the final match of the 2nd Veteran Football Tournament played at the...

Outreach prog on action plan held

NIKTE, Oct 27: The Aalo-based Field Outreach Bureau (FOB) conducted a special outreach programme on the 'swachhta action plan' here in West Siang district...

Dustbins distributed

DEBING, Oct 27: Officials of the PHE department distributed dustbins and waste bags for the community hall in Debing village in East Siang district...

Govt services provided

LICHLITH, Oct 27: Various government departments provided essential services to the villagers here in Lower Subansiri district as part of the fourth edition of...

Women to check antisocial activities

ITANAGAR, Oct 27: Taking serious note of illegal dice gambling in the Mowb-II market area, the women residents of Mowb-II, Upper Sengki View, and...