Daily Archives: December 19, 2020

‘We cannot part with our ancestral land’

Yobins reclaiming VijaynagarITANAGAR, 18 Dec: As the situation in Vijaynagar in Changlang district returns slowly to normal in the wake of the burning down...

8,000 plus security personnel deployed for local elections

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: Ahead of the panchayati raj and municipal elections scheduled for 22 December, the state has deployed more than 8,000 personnel,...

Vijaynagar limping back to normalcy

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: Vijaynagar in Changlang district is reportedly limping back to normalcy a week after the arson and rioting that took place...

Mein inspects damaged micro irrigation plant

CHOWKHAM, Dec 18: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein inspected the Mora Tenga micro irrigation project (MIP) here in Namsai district on Friday. He also...

Major fire in Kamba; fire tenders fail to reach on time

KAMBA, 18 Dec: Five units of teachers' quarters and a ministerial staff quarters in the premises of the government higher secondary school here in...

Millet cultivation project launched in Riga

RIGA, 18 Dec: Pasighat (East Siang)-based College of Horticulture & Forestry (CHF), in collaboration with the Upper Siang district agriculture department, launched a millet...

SEC reviews preparedness for local body polls

No poll in Dibang Valley, polling in all stations in East Siang ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: The State Election Commission (SEC) on Friday reviewed the overall...

Classes 8, 9, 11 to reopen from 4 Jan

ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: The state government has decided to reopen schools for Classes 8, 9 and 11 from 4 January, 2021. However, residential schools and...

26 cadets to represent NCC NER in R-Day camp

JORHAT, 18 Dec: Twenty-six NCC cadets have been selected to represent the NCC's Northeast Region (NER) directorate in the Republic Day camp in Delhi. They...

DA assures of all help to Longding rape victim

LONGDING, 18 Dec: The Longding district administration has assured to provide all possible help to the 10-year-old girl who was raped on 6 December. The...

APSCW seeks speedy probe into rape case

ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) has asked the police to conduct free, fair and speedy investigation into the...

WASE appeals for alcohol-free election

Correspondent PASIGHAT, 18 Dec: NGO Women Against Social Evils (WASE) here in East Siang district has appealed to the local administration and CBOs to ensure...

CM, NHIDCL MD discuss road projects

ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: National Highways & Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) Managing Director (MD) KK Pathak called on Chief Minister Pema Khandu here on Friday,...

Online CBT conducted at Balinong ITI

BALINONG, 18 Dec: The Industrial Training Institute (ITI) here in Changlang district, along with other ITIs of the state, conducted computer-based tests (CBT)/examinations for...

RGU holds workshop on green and sustainable chemistry

RONO HILLS, 18 Dec: The chemistry department of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) here held a two-day 'science academies virtual lecture workshop' on 'Green and...

Workshop on Clinical Establishment Act held

ITANAGAR, 18 Dec: A state level 'review meeting-cum-workshop' on the Clinical Establishment Act (CEA), 2010 for all DMOs, district coordinators and DEOs was held...

DTFI reviews preparedness for Covid-19 vaccination

YUPIA, 18 Dec: The block-wise preparation of the database of beneficiaries for Covid-19 vaccination in Papum Pare and other matters related to the district's...

Stop behaving like dictators

Itanagar MLA Techi Kaso on Thursday while addressing an election rally alleged that government officials are being threatened with transfer and termination from their...

Doing good in bad times

Enhanced CSRBy Moin Qazi In a free enterprise, the community is not just another stakeholder, but is in fact the very purpose of its...