Daily Archives: March 23, 2019

BJP declares candidates for remaining seats; Kaso quits party to join JD(U)

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 22: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) declared the names of its candidates for the remaining six assembly constituencies on Thursday,...

JD(S), JD(U), NPP release second lists of candidates

ITANAGAR, Mar 22: With only one working day left to file nomination papers, the Janata Dal (Secular) and the Janata Dal (United) released their...

PPA fields Yomso for east parliamentary constituency

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 22: The People's Party of Arunachal (PPA) has announced Mongol Yomso, former state president of the Republican Party of India (RPI),...

Rebia not to contest, says will support Hali

MANI, Mar 22: Cabinet minister and sitting Doimukh MLA Nabam Rebia, who was denied the BJP party ticket, has announced that he will not...

Facing deadline, candidates rush to file nominations

ITANAGAR, Mar 22: With just a day remaining to file the nomination papers for the assembly and Lok Sabha elections, several candidates set themselves...

INC loses long-time member over ticket issue

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 22: The BJP is not the only political party that seems to be losing its members over the issuing of party...

Pasighat residents for efficient leader as MLA

Correspondent REMI, Mar 22: Around 300 leading citizens from different villages under the Pasighat West assembly constituency in East Siang district on Thursday assembled at...

Capital admin gears up for elections

ITANAGAR, Mar 22: The capital complex administration is conducting a series of programmes under the Systematic Voters' Education and Electoral Participation in order to...

World Water Day celebrated

KHARSANG, Mar 22: Members of Eastern Church here in Changlang district celebrated the World Water Day in a befitting manner on Friday. The programme was...

Seized cash approaching Rs 1 crore mark

ITANAGAR, Mar 22: The amount of cash seized by the static surveillance teams (SST) and flying squads (FS) is approaching the Rs 1 crore...

Senior BJP leader quits party

ROING, Mar 21: Senior BJP leader and former minister Roding Pertin and Dambuk mandal BJP president Datik Ratan along with their supporters have resigned...

Poshan Abhiyan concludes with marathon

PASIGHAT, Mar 22: Anganwadi workers and helpers, along with supervisors and gram sevikas of the Pasighat, Mebo and Ruksin ICDS projects, besides a large...

DMP distributes dustbins, furniture

ROING, Mar 22: Officials of the NHPC's Dibang multipurpose project (DMP) on Wednesday distributed 12 dustbins for the residents of Sally Lake area here...

Camera trap captures white-bellied heron in KTR

WAKRO, Mar 22: In a very rare instance, a critically endangered white-bellied heron (Ardea insignis) was recently captured in a camera trap photo in...

KKPP men and DSPP women win MFCC-I volleyball titles

ITANAGAR, Mar 22: Kargu Kardi Popir Party (KKPP) and Donyi Sago Popir Party (DSPP) won in the men's and women's sections, respectively, of the...

Book Review

Tani Momen by Dr.Joram Yalam Nabam Translated from Hindi by Nabam Vivek Pages: 143 Price: 495The myth of Abo Tani is a key source to justify and validate the...

Political parties and women’s leadership

Dear Editor, The Indian National Congress over the years has gained support from women on two issues : empowerment of women and reservatiom for women....

Money culture is against democracy

Reports of seizure of cash and alcohol are pouring in from various parts of the state. As the elections near, more and more cash...