Daily Archives: May 21, 2020

Arunachal likely to receive heavy rainfall: IMD

ITANAGAR, May 20: Many districts in Arunachal Pradesh are likely to witness heavy rainfall accompanied by thunderstorm during the next two days. The super cyclonic...

Rice dispatched to Vijoynagar via IAF

MIAO, May 20: Four air sorties were made to Vijoynagar in Changlang district by the Indian Air Force (IAF) to dispatch rice and other...

32,933 beneficiaries get free rice in West Siang

AALO, May 20: The civil supplies department has distributed five kilos of free rice per head to 32,933 individual beneficiaries of AAY and PHH...

MLA asks staffers at PTC quarantine centre to strictly follow SoP

BANDERDEWA, May 20: Doimukh MLA Tana Hali Tara has asked the administrative officers and frontline workers at PTC quarantine centre to strictly maintain the...

Centre, state govts owe huge dues of advertisement money to media industry: INS tells...

NEW DELHI, May 20: The central and state governments' advertising arms owe between Rs 1,500 crore and Rs 1,800 crore to various media houses...

Ngandam inspects quarantine centres, check gates

KANUBARI, May 20: Minister for RWD Honchun Ngandam inspected quarantine centres and check gates at Kanubari on Wednesday. Accompanied by Longding-Pumao MLA Tanpho Wangnaw, DC...

34 stranded returning to Changlang

MIAO, May 20: Thirty-four persons from Miao, Bordumsa and Diyun circles of Changlang district, who were stranded in Mumbai, Maharashtra, are returning home via...

‘Govt to enhance economy of farmers through apiculture’

World Honeybee Day NAHARLAGUN, May 20: Agriculture and Horticulture Secretary Bidol Tayeng has said the state government is contemplating on enhancing the economy of the...

GoI should refrain from military bloodbath: NPMHR

ITANAGAR, May 20: The Naga Peoples Movement for Human Rights (NPMHR) while reacting to the killing of a civilian, Lamdaan Lukham on 16 May...

6 shopkeepers booked, chicken sellers warned

ITANAGAR, May 20: A team of the legal metrology and consumer affairs officers consisting of Zonal Deputy Controller Minte Siga and Lower Dibang Valley...

Union urges STS GM to arrange vehicles for stranded people

ITANAGAR, May 20: The All Shi-Yomi District Students' Union (ASYDSU) has urged the Arunachal Pradesh State Transport Services (APSTS) general manager (GM) to provide...

‘EPF rate reduction to benefit crores’

NAHARLAGUN, May 20: Reduction in rate of employees' provident fund (EPF) contributions from 12 percent to 10 percent of basic wages and dearness allowances...

CoE in sports education has potential to change sporting scenario

In welcome news for the state, the ministry of youth affairs & sports under its national centre of sports sciences and research scheme has...

Not ultimate answer

Aarogya Setu By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director ICSSR, New Delhi) The Union Home Ministry has made Aarogya Setu (Bridge to Health) app, a contact tracing app,...

BCCI unlikely to recruit CFO for time being

New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) The Indian cricket board is unlikely to hire a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in near future even though...

Slovenia’s football league to restart on June 5

Ljubljana, May 20 (AFP) Slovenia's Football Association (NZS) has announced that top flight matches will resume on June 5 after a two-month interruption caused...

Using disinfectants on match balls is under consideration: Kountouris

Melbourne, May 20 (PTI) Cricket Australia will seek the ICC's permission to use disinfectants on match balls to understand if it can help reduce...

MLS All-Star Game in LA canceled due to pandemic

New York, May 20 (AP) Major League Soccer's All-Star Game has been canceled for the first time in its quarter-century history because of the...