Daily Archives: November 2, 2020

APPSCCE (prelims) records 65.64% turnout, Yachuli records highest turnout of 72.82%

ITANAGAR, Nov 1: The Arunachal Pradesh Combined Competitive (Prelims) Examination (APPSCCE) was held on Sunday with a total candidate turnout of 65.64 percent till...

Sunday records lowest positive cases in weeks, testing lesser

ITANAGAR, Nov 1: Arunachal recorded the lowest number of Covid-19 cases on Sunday with 29 cases. The number is the lowest in weeks. Health Secretary...

A chasm in education

Monday MusingEver since the nationwide lockdown was enforced in India, parents are wrestling with a conundrum between sending their wards to schools amid paranoia...

China to begin construction of railway close to India’s border

BEIJING, Nov 1: China is all set to begin the construction of the strategic Sichuan-Tibet railway between Ya'an in southwest Sichuan province and Linzhi...

One dies in truck accident

ITANAGAR, Sep 1: One person was killed last Tuesday morning in a road accident on NH 415, around 6 kms on the Hollongi-Itanagar highway. Itanagar...

Moyong inaugurates CMAGY projects

PASIGHAT, Nov 1: Local MLA Kaling Moyong inaugurated various projects under the Chief Minister's Adarsh Gram Yojana (CMAGY) 2019-20 at Balek model village here...

RGU organizes ‘run for unity’ to mark National Unity Day

RONO HILLS, Nov 1: Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) organized a 'run for unity' to mark the National Unity Day on Saturday. A large number...

Absenteeism should not be tolerated

Palin-Chambang MLA Balo Raja recently while attending a meeting of the HoDs of the district appealed to all the officers of the education department...

Greater than China

2+2 In Delhi By Dr D.K. Giri (Prof, Intl Relations, JMI) Much-publicised 2+2 meeting between India and the US concluded on 27th October triggering a good deal...

Ut on sale, a betrayal?

J&K Land Laws Good, bad or ugly, is a question that needs debate after the Centre amended and notified land laws for Jammu & Kashmir....

Modi talks of Pak’s Pulwama confession, attacks “double yuvraj” in Bihar rallies

Chapra/Samastipur, Nov 1 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday excoriated the opposition over the Pulwama attack after Pakistan's admission of complicity in it,...

Secularism as principle and practice in India is in ‘danger’: Tharoor

New Delhi, Nov 1 (PTI) Secularism as principle and practice in India is in "danger" and the ruling dispensation may even try to remove...

Urea shortage due to suspension of freight trains to hit sowing in Punjab

Chandigarh, Nov 1 (PTI): The suspension of freight trains in Punjab has caused acute shortage of urea for wheat and vegetable crops in Punjab,...

Fake Army Recruitment Racket Busted; Soldier Among 3 Arrested In Pune: Police

Pune, nov 1 (PTI): In a joint operation, the Southern Command Liaison Unit (Military Intelligence) and Pune Police's crime branch on Sunday busted a...

Do not get tired of wearing masks till a vaccine for COVID-19 is available:...

New Delhi, Nov 1 (PTI): Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Sunday urged people not to get tired of wearing masks till a vaccine...

India’s strategy of dealing with COVID-19 paid off, economy set to bounce back: Ficci

New Delhi, Nov 1 (PTI): Ficci President Sangita Reddy on Sunday said India’s strategy of dealing with the COVID-19 crisis has paid off and...

Campaigning for Nagaland bye-election ends

Kohima, Nov 1 (PTI) Campaigning for the bye-election to the two Assembly constituencies Southern Angami I and Pungro-Kiphire in Nagaland came to an end...

Sonowal lays foundation stone of model high schools in tea gardens

Nazira(Assam), Nov 1 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday said the tea community is an integral part of the greater Assamese society...

Meghalaya reports 155 new COVID-19 cases, 2 fresh death

Shillong, Nov 1 (PTI) Meghalaya's COVID-19 tally rose to 9,607 on Sunday as 155 more people tested positive for the virus while two new...

Cash, liquor & drugs seized from two bypoll constituencies in Nagaland

Kohima, Nov 1 (PTI) Cash, liquor and drugs valued at over Rs 13 lakh have been seized from two Assembly constituencies in Nagaland where...