Daily Archives: October 17, 2020

RGU inks MoU with GoAP for state culture policy, heritage documentation

RONO HILLS, Oct 16: The Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies (AITS) of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with...

State records 198 Covid-19+ve cases, 35 symptomatic

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: The state recorded a total of 198 Covid-19 cases on Friday, 35 of whom are symptomatic. The Itanagar capital region (ICR) recorded...

Forest officials seize trucks laden with illegal timber

BOMDILA, Oct 16: A team of the Bomdila forest division in West Kameng district, comprising DFO Chukhu Loma, RFO TD Megaji and others, intercepted...

Highway dept will complete NH 415 by March next year: PWD

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: The circumstance for resignation of Chief Minister Pema Khandu will not arise and the PWD highway department will complete the construction...

Pasighat SBI branch sealed

PASIGHAT, Oct 16: The East Siang district administration has sealed the State Bank of India (SBI) branch here for seven days, on the advice...

Next 2.5 months crucial in fight against coronavirus: Health Min

NEW DELHI, Oct 16: The next two-and-a-half months are going to be crucial in the fight against the coronavirus because of the winter season...

30% NEC funds for development of deprived, neglected sections in NE: DoNER Min

NEW DELHI, Oct 16: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said that 30 percent fund of the North Eastern Council (NEC) for new projects...

APPSC member relinquishes charges

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) member CP Mansai relinquished his charges on 15 October on the completion of his six-year...

Candidates allowed entry to ICR for NERIST entrance test

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: The Itanagar capital region (ICR) deputy commissioner has issued an order allowing students/candidates and their guardians to enter and exit the...

DDSE, CRPF asked to adopt special precautionary measures

KOLORIANG, Oct 16: Kurung Kumey DC Kento Riba on Friday said that, in view of the partial reopening of schools for Classes 9 to...

CM, speaker mourn ex- min Tsering Tashi’s demise

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has deeply mourned the demise of former minister Tsering Tashi, who breathed his last on Thursday after...

Ex-IMC councillor’s death mourned

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) has expressed sorrow over the demise of former IMC councillor Tarh Kunia, who passed...

Refresher trg for GBs organized

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: A refresher training programme themed 'Synergy between customary practices and formal law' was jointly organized by the Arunachal Pradesh State Legal...

Forum demands ‘termination’ of road construction agency

ITANAGAR, Oct 16: The Todubath Village Intellectual Forum (TVIF) in Kra Daadi district has demanded "immediate termination" of a road construction firm for its...

Revive the economy

One of the punching bags of the ruling BJP, neighbouring Bangladesh, is set to beat India in per capita gross domestic product (GDP) in...

Maha impropriety

'Secular' RowBy Insaf The word ‘secular’ has led to a storm in Maharashtra. New Delhi is being asked to sack Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari,...

India, Chile to add new momentum to ties; looking at firming up investment protection...

New Delhi, Oct 16 (PTI) India and Chile on Friday agreed to add new momentum in their cooperation in a wide-range of areas including...

India, Netherlands collaborate in e-health initiative

New Delhi, Oct 16 (PTI) India and the Netherlands on Friday discussed a joint thrust in e-health sector with the purpose of providing digital...

Successful night trial of nuclear-capable Prithvi-2 missile

Balasore (Odisha), Oct 16 (PTI) India on Friday successfully conducted a night trial of the indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-2 missile as part of a...

Gadkari lauds TN’s efforts to reduce road accidents, related fatalities

Amaravati, Oct 16 (PTI): Lauding the Tamil Nadu government's efforts at reducing road accidents and related fatalities, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways...