Daily Archives: December 17, 2020

14-yr-old student allegedly raped by her principal

RAGA, 16 Dec: In yet another rape case, a 14-year-old student was allegedly raped by her school principal at Raga in Kamle district. Bini Tegi,...

Crew members at the Rally of Arunachal preparing for the race before it took off late Wednesday evening from the Chimpu police battalion ground...

Amid pandemic Dambuk orange farmers get profitable returns

Pest infestation and changing weather pattern a threatITANAGAR, 16 Dec: The hills of Dambuk in Lower Dibang Valley district are draped in the blanket...

Basar, Anini, Mechukha, Dambuk & Paya most feasible paragliding sites: Association

LUMDUNG, 16 Dec: The Paragliding Association of Arunachal Pradesh has surveyed and found Basar, Anini, Mechukha, Dambuk and Paya near Aalo to be most...

Governor exhorts younger generations to draw lessons from 1971 war

ITANAGAR, 16 Dec:  Governor BD Mishra called upon the younger generation to draw lessons from the 1971 Indo-Pak war, which the Indian army fought...

Governor for early completion of Miao-Vijoynagar road

ITANAGAR, 16 Dec:  Governor BD Mishra emphasized on early completion of the Miao-Vijoynagar road in Changlang district and said that the non-monsoon months from...

SC for constituting committee on farmers’ protest deadlock

NEW DELHI, 16 Dec: The Supreme Court Wednesday indicated that it may form a committee having representatives of the government and farmer unions across...

Farmers attend oyster mushroom cultivation training

PASIGHAT, 16 Dec: A one-day training programme on 'oyster mushroom cultivation' for farmers was conducted by the College of Horticulture and Forestry (CHF) here...

State-level training for horti field functionaries

PASIGHAT, 16 Dec: Twenty-two in-service horticulture field functionaries from various districts took part in a state level foundation training course, which concluded at the...

ADC flags off vehicles

PALIN, 16 Dec:  Jamin ADC Yame Higio flagged-off two vehicles procured under the Aajeevika Grameen Express Yojana-a sub-component of the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Rural...

Director seeks treasury office land in Mechukha

MECHUKHA, 16 Dec: Accounts and Treasuries director Tedi Techi has instructed the Mechukha treasury officer (TO) to start pursuing land for construction of a...

DLEC meet on PLA scheme held

TATO, 16 Dec:  The district-level executive committee (DLEC) held a meeting on Padhna Likhna Abhiyan (PLA) scheme-a new flagship programme of the government-here at...

Growing crime against children in Arunachal

Just days after a ten-year-old girl was raped in Longding district, another incident of rape of a minor has been reported from Raga, the...

Shortcut to conversion?

Inter-Faith Marriage By Dr.S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Karnataka are in the forefront keen on enacting a law against conversion...

UK Foreign Secy calls on Modi; Discusses ties post-Brexit, new ‘vaccines hub’ to be...

New Delhi, 16 Dec : British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday and discussed the vast potential of...

ISRO sets up dedicated control centre for Space Situational Awareness

Bengaluru, Dec 16 (PTI) A dedicated control centre for Space Situational Awareness (SSA) activities in the country, aimed at monitoring, tracking and protecting Indias...

India ranks 131 in UN’s human development index

New Delhi, Dec 16 (PTI) India dropped one spot to 131 among 189 countries in the 2020 human development index, according to a report...

Over 2,000 women likely to join ongoing protest at Singhu border in coming days

New Delhi, Dec 15 (PTI) The protest against the Centre's new farm laws looks set to intensify further as more farmers are expected to...

Emergency mock exercise at Guwahati Airport

Guwahati, Dec 16 (PTI) An emergency mock exercise was conducted at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport here to check the preparedness of all...