Daily Archives: August 1, 2020

Arunachal records 107 cases on single day, 81,865 tested

ITANAGAR, Jul 31: Arunachal recorded 107 Covid-19 cases on Friday - the highest in a day so far. Thirty-eight cases were reported from Changlang...

Objections raised to MAR demand

NES accuses CM of orchestrating MARDC movement ITANAGAR, Jul 31: Accusing Chief Minister Pema Khandu of "orchestrating and patronizing the Mon Autonomous Region Demand Committee...

Threat of an outburst flood in the Siang; need for weather stations and info

Between 10 and 31 July, 19 earthquakes occurred in Bome county of Nyingchi prefecture in Tibet. Fifteen of these earthquakes occurred within a 300...

Minor’s killer gets 10 yrs in prison

BASAR, Jul 31: Kenbom Dirchi, the prime accused in the murder of a six-year-old boy in 2019, has been convicted by the district &...

Unions oppose high admission fees being charged by govt schools

DAPORIJO, Jul 31: The All Upper Subansiri District Students' Union (AUSDSU) and the All Tagin Students' Union in a representation to the education department...

E/Kameng reports 5 new Covid-19+ve cases

Staff Reporter SEPPA, Jul 31: Five fresh Covid-19 positive cases were detected in East Kameng on Friday, taking the district's tally to 30. Informing about this,...

Efforts on to complete DCHC on time: PHED CE

MIDPU, Jul 31: PHED Chief Engineer Toko Jyoti, who is overseeing the construction of the dedicated Covid health centre (DCHC) here in Papum Pare...

Miao town declared containment zone

MIAO, Jul 31: Miao town in Changlang district has been declared as a containment zone, while TR Camp (Chophelling Tibetan settlement) and Namphai-II have...

Human rights orgs seek high-level inquiry into death of APCCF employee

ITANAGAR, Jul 31: The Human Rights Law Network and the North East Human Rights Organization have asked the chief secretary to constitute a "high-level...

Bakin Pertin GH sealed

ITANAGAR, July 31: Bakin Pertin General Hospital in East Siang HQ Pasighat has been sealed after three health workers - a lab technician, a...

Eid-Ul-Adha greetings

ITANAGAR, Jul 31: Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Governor BD Mishra have in separate messages conveyed greetings to the people of the state, particularly...

Nlg police officials recover from Covid-19

NAHARLAGUN, Jul 31: Naharlagun Police Station OC Kiksi Yangfo on Friday informed that some of the police officials from the PS who had tested...

E/Siang DA declares 7 days’ lockdown

PASIGHAT, Jul 31: The East Siang district administration has imposed a week's lockdown from 1 August in Pasighat township and its rural peripheries, besides...

Preparedness against Covid-19 discussed

ITANAGAR, Jul 31: Sports Minister Mama Natung on Friday convened a virtual meeting with stakeholders to discuss the overall preparedness and requirements in the...

Coordination meeting on Covid-19 held

TAWANG, Jul 31: Tawang MLA Tsering Tashi on Friday convened a meeting here with representatives of the Indian Army and paramilitary forces, public leaders...

Indian Army recruiting porters

AALO, Jul 31: The Indian Army is raising a porter company to serve West Siang, Siang and Shi-Yomi districts. In this connection, the army is...

32 schemes approved under JJM in L/Siang

LIKABALI, Jul 31: Thirty-two schemes, amounting to Rs 21,66,84,000, were approved under the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) for the 2020-21 financial year by the...

CoSAAP mourns Ete’s demise

ITANAGAR, Jul 31: The Confederation of Service Associations of Arunachal Pradesh (CoSAAP) has deeply mourned the demise of health & family welfare joint secretary...

Young leaders with no ideology

After the bitter feud between Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Governor Kalraj Mishra, the Rajasthan assembly is going to be convened on 14 August....

New normal & beyond

Digital FinanceBy Moin Qazi Digital finance finds itself at an inflection point as the world continues to tackle the socio-economic fallout of COVID-19 crisis. The...