Daily Archives: May 25, 2020

One asymptomatic returnee from Delhi tests Covid-19 positive

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, May 24: A person who recently returned to Arunachal Pradesh from Delhi has tested Covid-19 positive. The positive sample was detected at...

Arunachal struggling with Covid-19 tests

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, May 24: With the state making Covid-19 testing mandatory for all people returning from outside the state, and for those within...

Villagers demand arrest of GREF workers and Indian Army personnel

Staff Reporter JAMERI, May 24: Agitated residents of Jameri village in West Kameng district on Sunday reportedly served an ultimatum to the district administration demanding...

Heavy rain damages paddy fields in Ziro area

ZIRO, May 24: Around 60 hectare of paddy fields has been damaged in the Ziro area in Lower Subansiri district due to heavy rainfall. Major...

Poor management of MGNREGA alleged

DAPORIJO, May 24: Many job card holders in Upper Subansiri district have alleged poor management of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act...

NGO donates to BPL families

PASIGHAT, May 24: The Yalop Taggu Romey Memorial Trust donated Rs 3000 each to 36 BPL Adivasi families to commemorate the 4th death anniversary...

Old school v/s the new normal

Monday MusingStudents across the country breathed a sigh of relief when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the nationwide lockdown would come into effect...

Retd principal Tomar Ete passes away

ITANAGAR, May 24: Retired principal Tomar Ete breathed his last at the RK Mission Hospital here on Sunday morning after a brief illness. He was...

Eid greetings

ITANAGAR, May 24: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has greeted the Muslim community on Eid-ul-Fitr. "On the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, we are reminded of the...

Ground staff of the electrical department restoring the 33KV line at Dokumpani, Bomdila, West Kameng district. Photo by JE Pormar Gadi.

Arunachal Gorkha body files NHRC complaint against Anushka Sharma for ‘sexist slur’ in Paatal...

ITANAGAR, May 24: A Gorkha association in Arunachal Pradesh has filed a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) against actor Anuskha Sharma...

ADC introduces SOP for business establishments in Jairampur

Correspondent JAIRAMPUR, May 24: The local administration here in Changlang district has introduced a series of standard operating system (SOP) for the business community. As per...

DC appeals for strict adherence to lockdown norms

KHONSA, May 24: Tirap Deputy Commissioner Bhanu Prabha appealed to the people of Lazu to abide by the lockdown norms and follow the health...

DC visits quarantine facilities at GH

AALO, May 24: West Siang Deputy Commissioner Moki Loyi visited all the institutional quarantine facilities, the intensive care unit and covid care centre at...

NYK organizes poster and wall writing campaign

PASIGHAT, May 24: In its efforts to fight the spread of Covid-19, volunteers of the Nehru Yuva Kendra (NYK) and NDRF-trained volunteers of East...

Paralympics ass’n celebrates Ummang Fest

NAHARLAGUN, May 24: The Arunachal Paralympics Association observed the Ummang Festival, a festival for the differently-able, without any fun-fare here on 22 May. Eight persons,...

Civilian-Army relation

Yet another incident of conflict between the Indian Army and civilians has been reported- this time from West Kameng district. The incident took place...

Gulf adding numbers grave

Job LossesBy Shivaji Sarkar More job losses are predicted as migrant labourers in India and abroad, particularly in the Gulf, face relentless abuses, low...