Monthly Archives: August 2020

Has there been any concession in your school/ college admission fee?

Yes 52 Votes (15.12%)No 261 Votes (75.87%)Not sure 31 Votes (9.01%)

60 APP, fire service personnel deployed in ICR test Covid-19+ve on return to dists

Number of cases will keep increasing: Health secy Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Aug 30: Arunachal on Sunday recorded its highest single day spike in Covid-19 with 157...

RGUSU demands fee concession, extension of admission date

Staff Reporter RONO HILLS, Aug 30: The Rajiv Gandhi University Students' Union (RGUSU) has demanded that the RGU authorities provide concession on admission fees to...

Delimitation commission to visit NE states, J&K

NEW DELHI, Aug 30: The Delimitation Commission, set up to redraw the constituencies of Assam, Manipur, Nagaland, Arunachal and Jammu & Kashmir, will visit...

A postcard from the edge

Monday MusingNot everything happens by chance. My introduction to journalism came in the form of The Times of India newspaper my father used to subscribe...

GBs have more roles to play for betterment of society: Lokhande

ITANAGAR, Aug 30: Planning Commissioner Prashant S Lokhande said that the gaon buras and buris (GB), apart from resolving petty disputes, have many more...

New moth species found in TWS

ZIRO, Aug 30: A group of butterfly and moth researchers have found a new moth species and rediscovered another after more than 100 years...

Cong demands discussion in parliament over Chinese activities on border

NEW DELHI, Aug 30: The Congress on Sunday claimed that satellite imagery shows China has installed missile sites on the eastern borders in Naku...

Serosurvey and its relevance in the Northeast

Since the year 2020 started, the world has not remained the same for anyone. The whole world has been gripped by an unseen enemy....

GoAP extends officer’s deputation in violation of own policy

ITANAGAR, Aug 30: The tenure of Science & Technology Director T Ronya, who has been on deputation as the disaster management chief engineer since...

Census, NPR unlikely in 2020

NEW DELHI, Aug 30: The first phase of the census and the exercise to update the national population register (NPR), scheduled for this year...

CS takes stock of ArSRLM SHGs’ performance

SAGALEE, Aug 30: Chief Secretary Naresh Kumar visited Sagalee in Papum Pare district on Sunday to take stock of the performance of the Arunachal...

Webinar on Mahatma Gandhi held

RONO HILLS, Aug 30: More than 250 participants, including college and university students, social sciences research scholars, faculty members and others, attended a national...

Prog on cluster farming held

ANINI, Aug 30: Around 30 farmers attended an 'awareness training on agri-horti cluster farm and nutritional kitchen garden and role of FPG/FPO under cluster...

Onam greetings

ITANAGAR, Aug 30: Governor BD Mishra has conveyed greetings to the people of the state on the occasion of Onam festival. He extended good...

Unlock 4 can become dangerous

Even though the number of Covid-19 cases continues to rise in India and in Arunachal, the government of India has announced Unlock 4, virtually...

Covid hits all harshly

RBI, GST, Pvt ConsumptionBy Shivaji Sarkar Consumption shock from the pandemic is severe and the world economy devastated. Like the World Bank, the Reserve Bank...

NES condemns character assassination of ANYA on SM

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The Nyishi Elite Society (NES) condemned the "character assassination campaign" against its youth organization, the All Nyishi Youth Association (ANYA), "by...

132 new Covid-19+ve cases, 45 recoveries

ITANAGAR, Aug 29: The state recorded 132 new Covid-19 positive cases on Saturday, and reported 45 recoveries. Nine of the 132 people are symptomatic. Fifteen of...

States asked to consult with Centre before imposing local lockdowns

NEW DELHI, Aug 29: The union home ministry on Saturday issued the Unlock 4 guidelines under which political, social and religious congregations of upto...