Daily Archives: December 18, 2019

Shah, Modi undermining us, says Padi Richo as CAA PIL comes up for hearing...

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Dec 17: Along with dozens of other petitioners from across the country, former Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee president Padi Richo on...

Youths go on sit-in protests against CAA

ITANAGAR, Dec 17: On Tuesday morning at 11, some five young people came together to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) at what...

APWWS team calls on CM, seeks rehab centre, strengthening of de-addiction centres

ITANAGAR, Dec 17: A team of the Arunachal Pradesh Women's Welfare Society (APWWS), led by its president Gumri Ringu and secretary-general Kani Nada Maling,...

Ineffectiveness of ILP and CAA

Home Minister Amit Shah, palpably nervous and angry as he defended the citizenship amendment bill (CAB) on 9 December, said that the northeastern states...

RGURSF condemns police action at Jamia, Aligarh Muslim varsities

RONO HILLS, Dec 17: The students of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) here have condemned the police brutality on students of the Jamia Millia Islamia...

Khiksaba festival celebrated

RUPA, Dec 17: Khiksaba festival of the Sherdukpen tribe was celebrated here in West Kameng district from 12-16 December with pomp and gaiety. Besides local...

Yingkiong fuel depot shut down

YINGKIONG, Dec 17: The fuel depot here in Upper Siang district remains shut down since 13 December because of disruption of fuel supply. The situation...

Union demands deportation of refugees

ITANAGAR, Dec 17: The Arunachal Indigenous Students Union has written to the chief minister, demanding immediate deportation of Chakma and Hajong refugees from Arunachal. The...

SAD camps organized

Correspondent DEBING, Dec 17: The East Siang district administration along with other government departments conducted a Sarkar Aapke Dwar (SAD) camp at Debing village,...

‘Contact classes’ for Apex Bank officials underway

NAHARLAGUN, Dec 17: Forty-nine officials of the Arunachal Pradesh State Cooperative Apex Bank Ltd pursuing distance education courses are attending a three-day 'Contact classes...

Nat’l Sub-Junior Badminton C’ship commences in Odisha

BHUBNESWAR, Dec 17: Over 600 budding shuttlers from 33 states and union territories will clash on-court in the Yonex Sunrise 33rd National Sub-Junior Badminton...

MoFPI urged to give priority to Arunachal

NEW DELHI, Dec 17: The promoter of Arunachal Pradesh mega food park, Likha Maj, has appealed to the union ministry of food processing industries...

Media sensitization workshop on IMI 2.0 conducted

ITANAGAR, Dec 17: A state-level 'Media sensitization workshop on Intensified Mission Indradhanush (IMI) 2.0' was conducted by the state NHM directorate here on Tuesday. In...

Union seeks early completion of bridge

ITANAGAR, Dec 17: The All Dollungmukh Area Students' Union in a representation to the PWD central zone chief engineer on Tuesday requested him to...

Nlg-Tinsukia train service to resume today

MALIGAON, Dec 17: All local train services under the NF Railway (NFR), except a few under the Katihar division, will resume from 18 December. As...

Voters’ awareness meeting held

YINGKIONG, Dec 17: Heads of departments, BLOs, and representatives of student organizations, market welfare committees, NGOs, Women's Welfare Society and political parties attended a...

Need for ELCs stressed

AALO, Dec 17: Aalo ERO Henkir Lollen stressed on the need to establish electoral literacy clubs (ELC) "to give enrollment to all young voters...

Will the CAB succeed in the Northeast?

Comments from readers: - 1. The CAB will apply in the Northeast and, unfortunately, no one can stop it. The public does not know the...

BJP’s arrogance bodes ill

Despite the bitter opposition to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday refused to back down, saying that the...

What purpose will it fulfil?

New Citizenship LawBy Dhurjati Mukherjee Aggressiveness and arrogance in decision-making whether in the political, economic or social spheres may backfire if the confidence of other...