Daily Archives: January 18, 2019

MLAs flip back to Congress; a sign of party’s revival in state, says Sanjoy

ITANAGAR, Jan 17: In yet another instance of change of party, two MLAs of the National People's Party (NPP), Tapang Taloh and Rajesh Tacho,...

Hundreds take to streets to oppose granting of PRCs to non-APSTs

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 17: The opposition to the state government's proposal to grant permanent resident certificates (PRC) to non-APST communities residing in Namsai and...

Society has to take collective responsibility to ensure child rights: Kani Nada Maling

Woven Lives(In today's edition of Woven Lives, we feature lawyer-activist Kani Nada Maling, who is currently the chairperson of the Child Welfare Committee, Capital...

AVBD to organise blood donation camp, seeks volunteers

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 17: With the growing number of cancer and kidney disease patients in Arunachal Pradesh, particularly in Itanagar, the demand for blood...

Low-cost sanitary napkin manufacturing units set up

NAMSAI, Jan 17: Four low-cost sanitary napkin making units, financed under the Namsai MLA's local area development fund, were set up here on Thursday. Rs...

12 traders booked under LM Act

ZIRO, Jan 17: The Lower Subansiri district legal metrology & consumer affairs (LMCA) department booked 12 traders for violating the Legal Metrology (LM) Act...

DGBR visits forward areas

AALO, Jan 17: Director General of the Border Roads (DGBR), Lt Gen Harpal Singh, has directed the staff of the 44 BRTF to gear...

Daria Hills can be a tourist destination: Rebia

ITANAGAR, Jan 17: Environment & Forests Minister Nabam Rebia said Daria Hills and the forest areas around it could be turned into a tourist...

Richo threatens hunger strike over TAH issue

ZIRO, Jan 16: Former minister and senior Congress leader Padi Richo in a letter on Thursday sought to draw the attention of the Lower...

APWWS meets state women commission

ITANAGAR, Jan 17: Executive members of the Arunachal Pradesh Women's Welfare Society (APWWS) visited the office of the Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women...

HDMT: West Siang boys win football trophy

SYA dept will get 'extra attention', says Mein TEZU, Jan 17: West Siang defeated Upper Subansiri 2-1 in the boys' football final for the 3rd...

CBAK lift Tako Dabii Memorial Football Trophy

NARI, Jan 17: Cibo Baagv Ao Keba (CBAK) lifted the first ever Tako Dabii Memorial Football Trophy after defeating Siang 4-1 in the final...

World Peace Day

ITANAGAR, Jan 17: The Brahma Kumaris here will observe the 50th spiritual ascension anniversary of Pitashri Prajapita Brahma, the corporeal founder of the Prajapita...

Assn to stage rally

ZIRO, Jan 17: The Save Arunachal Youth Association has said it is going to stage a rally here in Lower Subansiri district on 28...

VAF launched in E/Kameng

SEPPA, Jan 17: The East Kameng district election office here launched voters' awareness forums (VAF) in various establishments of the district on Thursday, in...

Abo Dali Singhi soccer tourney begins

SEPPA, Jan 17: The 1st Abo Dali Singhi Football Tournament was kicked off at the general ground here in East Kameng district on Thursday. In...

Trg on aromatic plants cultivation imparted

KUMARI, Jan 17: The Namsai Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) organized a training programme on 'cultivation and processing of aromatic plants' for the farmers of...

Field day prog conducted

LEKHIPATHER, Jan 17: Thirty-one farmers along with extension functionaries participated in a field day programme on 'integrated pest management in rapeseed cultivation' conducted here...

Rural mart inaugurated

NAMPHAI-I, Jan 17: The NABARD's Itanagar regional office General Manager Gyanandra Mani inaugurated a rural mart here in Changlang district on 17 January. The rural...

SAD camps organised

MOTUM, Jan 17: Thirty-one government departments along with banking institutions provided services to the people during the Sarkar Aapke Dwar (SAD) camp organized at...