Daily Archives: April 6, 2019

BJP pandal torched in Likabali

Correspondent LIKABALI, Apr 5: The political rivalry among the parties and contesting candidates here took an ugly turn when some unidentified miscreants set fire to...

Areas of development will be prioritized according to needs: CM

DAPORIJO, Apr 5: "Any development activity will be given priority according to the immediate requirements of particular areas of the state," Chief Minister Khandu...

Mopin celebrated with traditional gaiety

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 5: Mopin festival of the Galo community was celebrated at the Mopin-Solung ground here on 5 April with traditional fervour and...

Candidate denies reports of assault on magistrate

SANGRAM, Apr 5: Following reports of the alleged attack on magistrate Jill Gyamar on 24 March, the BJP's Koloriang constituency candidate, Lokam Tassar, in...

Two Arunachalees clear UPSC exam

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 5: Ojing Dameng and Techi Kumar from Arunachal Pradesh have cleared this year's prestigious Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Examination. While...

Jomoh slams Rijiju over PRC remark

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 5: Independent candidate from Arunachal West parliamentary constituency, Rumak Jomoh, on Friday took a shot at MoS for Home Kiren Rijiju...

AIIMS institute proposed in Arunachal: Shah

BORDUMSA, Apr 5: National BJP president Amit Shah on Friday said the BJP has proposed to establish an AIIMS institute in the state in...

Students advised to avail research opportunities

ITANAGAR, Apr 5: The seven-member delegation from the European Union (EU) which is on a visit to the state enumerated the opportunities of research...

People’s best interests INC’s top priority: Sanjoy

JAIRAMPUR, Apr 5: The Indian National Congress (INC) is the only party in the country that has always given top priority to the people's...

Nameth adopted as ‘mushroom village’

NAMETH, Apr 5: Twenty-five local farmers participated in a two-day 'multi-level extension programme on oyster mushroom cultivation' conducted at Nameth village in Tawang district...

GO meets micro observers

TAWANG, Apr 5: The general observer (GO) for Tawang district, Vijayendra Kumar, on Friday held a meeting here with all 39 micro observers from...

Street plays staged under SVEEP

KOLORIANG, Apr 5: Street plays were staged in Koloriang, Sangram and Nyapin in Kurung Kumey district on Friday to create awareness on adult franchise,...

DC reviews security scenario

LONGDING, Apr 5: Longding DC Vikram Singh Malik reviewed the security scenario in the district on Friday, in view of the upcoming elections. Addressing the...

Departmental seminars of DBC held

JOLLANG, Apr 5: The Don Bosco College (DBC) here conducted departmental seminars on different tropics from 3 to 5 March. The political science department held...

Contrasting poll narratives: The possible good outcomes

The general elections are just around the corner. Manifestos or not, the narratives in public meets and through the media are there for all...

Lest the Northeast falls asleep

The Election Commission (EC) announces the 2019 Lok Sabha poll dates, beginning 11 April. BJP president Amit Shah declares: “The BJP will make the...

Allegation shouldbe investigated

Days after the killing of two political workers by underground (UG) elements in troubled Tirap and Longding districts, the National People's Party's (NPP) candidate...

India’s key stakes

US-China Rivalry By Dr. D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI)The rivalry between the US and China should intensify until one of them, mainly the latter concurs...

No to unprincipled politics

Dear Editor, Popular sovereignty is the bedrock of democracy. In India, it is operated through regular elections every five years when people exercise their choice...