Daily Archives: December 12, 2020

Tension in Vijoynagar over settlers’ right to participate in PR election

Govt buildings torched, police station ransacked Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: Simmering tension is reportedly brewing in Vijoynagar in Changlang district after agitated public and students...

Amid disturbance, three black-necked cranes halt briefly at Nyamjang Chhu

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: Three black-necked cranes arrived in Nyamjang Chhu in Zemithang in Tawang district on 1 December but made a hasty retreat after...

AAPSU observes ‘black day’ against CAA

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) on Friday observed 'black day' at IG Park here under the banner of...

GoAP working to revamp hydropower sector: Raja

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The advisor to the power and hydropower departments, Balo Raja has said that the state government is seriously working to revamp...

Rly board chairman assures early completion of bridge over Pachin river

NEW DELHI, 11 Dec: Railway Board Chairman Vinod Yadav assured to personally intervene for early completion of the steel superstructure bridge over the Pachin...

TRIHMS to institute academic excellence award in memory of Minoti Riba

NAHARLAGUN, 11 Dec: The Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences here will institute an annual award for academic excellence in memory...

Mepung Passang Cheda remembered on her first death anniversary

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The first death anniversary of Mepung Passang Cheda, wife of Arunachal Pioneer editor Chopa Cheda, was observed on Friday with a...

Randomization of EVMs for IMC poll done

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The randomization of the EVMs for the Itanagar Municipal Corporation (IMC) election was done on Friday at Siddharth Hall here in...

Doctors join IMA call, observe token strike

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: Doctors in Arunachal on Friday sported black badges and observed a token strike in support of the IMA against the notification...

JD (U) ZPC candidate accused of having name in two voters’ lists

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The Janata Dal (United)'s ZP candidate for the Batt Ganga zilla parishad constituency, Taro Tagia, has been accused of being...

Assn opposes participation of non-APSTs in PR election

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: The All Arunachal Abo Tani Association (AAATA) on Friday demanded that the state government debar non-APST candidates from participating in...

Certificate course in spring rejuvenation held

ITANAGAR, 11 Dec: Participants from different districts of Arunachal attended a certificate course on 'Para-hydrologist, with special reference to spring rejuvenation', organized by the...

Uttarakhand CM stresses on need for a ‘Himalayan vision’

DEHRADUN, 11 Dec: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat emphasized the need for a "Himalayan vision" to integrate policies, places, products and personalities in...

Contestants, officials briefed on duties and responsibilities

ITANAGAR, Dec 11: The deputy commissioners of Lohit and West Kameng districts on Friday briefed the contesting and nominated candidates and the officials engaged...

Meeting on DSDP for Namsai held

NAMSAI, 11 Dec: The first district skill committee (DSC) meeting was held at the district secretariat here on Friday to finalize the district skill...

Debate competition on ‘ecotourism with rivers’ held

PASIGHAT, 11 Dec: Mumdi Pertin of the College of Agriculture here was declared overall champion of a debate competition on the topic 'Ecotourism with...

Animal vaccination programme conducted

DIRANG, 11 Dec: The National Research Centre on Yak (NRCY) here in West Kameng district conducted an 'animal health-cum-vaccination programme' at Bishum Phudung village...

Karnataka’s regressive cattle bill

One of India's most progressive states, Karnataka has passed the Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Bill, 2020, in the assembly on...

Karnataka, UP determined

Towards Hindu RashtraBy Insaf “Work is in progress’ should read the sign in BJP’s making of a Hindu Rashtra! Polarisation on communal lines and targeting...