Daily Archives: August 5, 2019

U/Subansiri villages cut off by road damage

BARIRIJO, Jul 4: Several villages in Baririjo circle of Upper Subansiri district are cut off from the rest of the state for the past...

HM flags off state’s first anti-riot vehicle

Staff Reporter CHIMPU, Aug 4: Home Minister (HM) Bamang Felix flagged off the state's first anti-riot vehicle, Vajra, at the police headquarters here on Sunday. Speaking...

Search underway for drowned man

Staff Reporter SHER, Aug 4: Search operation continues for the body of a 48-year-old man from Laba village (in Kurung Kumey district), who reportedly...

International Blues Music Day celebrated

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Aug 4: International Blues Music Day was celebrated on Saturday here in the capital for the first time by the Arunachal Independent...

Chief Minister Pema Khandu being accorded a warm reception by supporters, well-wishers and BJP workers on Sunday during his maiden visit to his home...

Promotion of literary activities a must to safeguard culture and language: Sahitya Akademi

ITANAGAR, Aug 4: Promotion of literature and literary activities is a must to safeguard the culture and language of any community, said Sahitya Akademi's...

Memoir of a little-known journalist

Monday MusingThe other day, when one of my journalist colleagues reminded me about my retirement age, which is approaching nearer, it came as a...

Doctors participate in zonal CME

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Aug 4: Over 30 delegates from all over India participated in the first mid-term continuing medical education (CME) of the East Zone...

NSCN (R) insurgent apprehended

JAGUN, Aug 4: A senior NSCN (Reformation) insurgent, identified as self-styled sergeant major Daniel Sankey, was apprehended from 9 Mile area here in Assam's...

AAPSU organizes awareness camps

CHANGLANG, Aug 4: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) organised 'education and health hygiene awareness camps' here. During the programme, coordinated by the union's...

Cleanliness drive organised

MIAO, Aug 4: Members of the United Miao Mission and the Miao Singpho Ramma Hpung (MSRH) carried out a cleanliness drive here in Changlang...

Dist level DK memorial badminton tourney held

JANG, Aug 4: The 6th Dorjee Khandu memorial district level badminton tournament was conducted at the Jang Sports Club (JSC) here in Tawang district...

Solung football tourney kicked off

CHIMPU, Aug 4: The Itanagar Solung Football Tournament-2019 was kicked off by Capital Complex SP Tumme Amo at the APP battalion ground here on...

T Group FC, Champion FC win in I-Day football tourney

ITANAGAR, Aug 4: T Group FC and Champion FC won their respective matches on day four of the Independence Day running football trophy tournament...

Kashmir reeling under chaos

There is fear and confusion in the Kashmir valley after the state government asked tourists and Amarnath pilgrims to cut short their stay in...

Draconian, needs retink

New MV Act By Shivaji Sarkar The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 is draconian. Worse, it is passed at a time when the automobile industry is...

Release stipend

Dear Editor, We have been waiting for a long time for the NSP scholarship but there's no update or information about the scholarship on the...

Restart LIC office

Dear Editor, Recently, I visited Naharlagun, my birthplace. To refresh old memories, I wanted to visit the LIC branch, which for whatsoever reason was situated...

Media, government and people

Dear Editor, Recently, NDTV's senior journalist, Ravish Kumar, was chosen for the Ramon Magsaysay Award-2019. It is a proud moment for him as well as the...

Check ILP

Dear Editor, I would like to request our government, especially the home department, to kindly initiate checking of inner line permits in and around the...