Daily Archives: March 18, 2020

Gao seeks central directives on racial discrimination against NE people in the backdrop of...

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: Eastern Arunachal Parliamentarian Tapir Gao appealed to the centre to give directives and advisories to respective state authorities to stop racial...

Govt steps up measures to prevent spread of Covid-19, passengers screened

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: The state government on Tuesday stopped issuing temporary and provisional inner line permits (ILP) as part of its measures to prevent...

APSCW meets family of Paro, orgs seek inquiry into death

KIMIN, Mar 17: The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) on Monday visited the family of late Ngurang Paro, student of Sher VKV,...

RGU and affiliate colleges suspend classes amid govt’s order on Covid-19

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: Following the state government's orders on 16 March, to close all educational institutes in the state till 5 April to prevent...

Traffic advisory issued

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: The Itanagar- Capital Deputy Commissioner has issued a traffic advisory for the closure of NH415 to Jully- Ganga Tri Junction via...

CIHCS land issue stalemate ends

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: A land issue involving the Central Institute of Himalayan Culture Studies (CIHCS) and locals, which has been pending since long, has...

Put Panchayat & Municipal elections on hold : NPP

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: The state unit of the National People's Party (NPP) has suggested the state government to not hold the panchayat and municipal...

Voices from the youth of Seijosa on the PTR

Riba Gyadi, Seijosa (Lecturer, RGGP, Itanagar): My favourite childhood memories are of hornbills flying above our house with us singing 'Dho-nestikka de-de.' My friends and...

Apang inaugurates Pasighat ALS IAS Academy

PASIGHAT, Mar 17: Former chief minister and Donyi Polo Mission chairperson Gegong Apang on Tuesday inaugurated the ALS IAS satellite institute at Komut building...

Multi-facility centre inaugurated at SFS College

AALO, Mar 17: A double-storied multiple facility centre housing a canteen, indoor game and gym was inaugurated by Minister for Industry, Textile & Handicraft...

River rafting held to promote tourism

YINGKIONG, Mar 17: A one-day rafting event for women was held in Upper Siang district to promote tourism activities recently. The event was organized in...

Draw of lots held

ITANAGAR, Mar 17: The draw of lots for seats reservation for women for the Panchayat elections were held in various districts on Tuesday. The draws...

Sarkar Aapke Dwar: Unessential mela

One of my friends, a serious and dutiful mid-level bureaucrat in the Civil Secretariat, once lamented: "I am tired of our people drawing salary...

Workout an acceptable solution

Heeding to the calls of experts and wildlife lovers, Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Monday announced that the proposed construction of a road through...

Imminent risk of fascism?

Hindu RashtraBy Dhurjati Mukherjee The majoritarian rule in India has possibly tended to be autocratic. Absolute power in the hands of a political party, as...