Daily Archives: October 24, 2020

The body of Assam Rifles soldier Babu Rao Bongu, who was killed in Tirap district by suspected NSCN (IM) operatives on Wednesday, was received...

Covid-19 claims one more life

ITANAGAR, Oct 23: A 55-year-old male from West Siang HQ Aalo has died of Covid-19. He had comorbidities and had been admitted to the...

Prepare DPRs after verification, min tells officers

CHIMPU, Oct 23: WRD Minister Mama Natung advised field officers to prepare the DPRs of various schemes only "after physical verification." Addressing a coordination meeting...

ESIC extends coverage of health insurance scheme to Arunachal

NEW DELHI, Oct 23: The Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has extended its health insurance scheme ESI to Arunachal. "In its continuous endeavour to cover...

Social activist Karngam Ete passes away

ITANAGAR, Oct 23: Former president of the Aalo branch of the Arunachal Pradesh Women's Welfare Society (APWWS), Karngam Ete passed away on Friday morning,...

Adopted she-bear handed over to forest dept

AALO, Oct 23: A nine-month-old she-bear named Luba, reared by one Terde Yomcha of Lipu Yomcha village, was handed over to the forest division...

Memorial to Subedar Joginder Singh inaugurated in Bumla

ITANAGAR, Oct 23: A memorial to the 1962 Sino-India war braveheart, Param Vir Chakra Subedar Joginder Singh, was inaugurated in Bumla near Tawang on...

Focus should be on establishing well-equipped hospitals: Libang

PAKKE-KESSANG, Oct 23: Health Minister Libang said that, instead of creating more sub-centres, PHCs, CHCs and district hospitals, the focus should be on "particular...

‘Road ashram’ campaign arrives in Itanagar

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Oct 23: As part of their campaign called the 'Road ashram', a three-member team reached Itanagar on Friday evening. The trio - Siddhartha...

Min visits orphanage’s one-stop centre

SEPPA, Oct 23: Women & Child Development (WCD) Minister Alo Libang visited the one-stop centre 'Sakhi', run by the Kampu Hollen Children's Home (KHCH),...

Likha Tara is new KAI president

ITANAGAR, Oct 23: Likha Tara was elected as the new president of the Karate Association of India (KAI) during the election/selection of the executive...

DC bans sale of liquor, tobacco products to minors

CHANGLANG, Oct 23: Changlang DC Dr Devansh Yadav has issued an order prohibiting the sale of liquor and tobacco products to persons below the...

ITBPF RTC organizes marathon to mark raising day

KIMIN, Oct 23: The Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force Recruit Training Centre (ITBPF RTC) here in Papum Pare district organized a 42-km marathon race on...

Pvt hospitals, media need to pull up their socks

The fact-finding committee constituted by the health department to inquire into the death of Desu Pertin Jerang with her unborn twins at the TRIHMS...

Covid-19 changes nothing

Bihar Elections Round The StatesBy Insaf   Elections will be elections, COVID-19 or not. Crowded campaign rallies for Bihar’s first phase of polling on Wednesday...

Parliament panel quizzes Facebook on its India revenue, profit, tax payouts

New Delhi, Oct 23 (PTI): A parliamentary panel on Friday quizzed social media giant Facebook about the quantum of their revenue, profit and tax...

Govt to provide fortified rice under mid-day meal programme: Food Secy

New Delhi, Oct 23 (PTI): The government has decided to supply fortified rice in schools covered under the mid-day meal programme as part of...

“India Needs To Fix Domestic Issues To Win Respect Abroad”: Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi, Oct 23 (PTI): Underlining that India has been more of a "rule taker" than a "rule maker" at the UN, senior Congress...

Infighting in Cong to blame for poor law & order situation in Rajasthan: Shekhawat

Jodhpur, Oct 23 (PTI) Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Friday slammed the Rajasthan government over the law and order situation, saying...

Polio networks bolster COVID-19 pandemic response in WHO South-East Asia Region

New Delhi, Oct 23 (PTI) Applying strategies from the polio eradication programme, polio networks in WHO South-East Asia Region are helping strengthen core public...