Daily Archives: December 22, 2020

Arunachal goes for panchayat, civic body polls today

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: A total of 4.89 lakh voters will exercise their adult franchise at 1,472 polling stations in the panchayat and two urban...

State records 56th Covid-19 death

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: A 50-year-old Covid positive male passed away on Monday at the DCH in Tawang. This is the 56th Covid-related death in...

Two kidnapped from oil field in C’lang

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Dec 21: Two employees of the Quippo Oil and Gas Infra Ltd's drilling site in Kumchaikha near Innao in Changlang district are...

Rescued barking deer handed over to forest dept

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: A year old male barking deer was handed over to the forest department by Sanjay Libasow, former BJP mandal president of...

Security forces harassing innocent villagers, says Yobin union

MIAO, 21 Dec: The All Yobin Students' Union (AYSU) has claimed that security forces are harassing innocent villagers in the guise of arresting the...

MLA asks engineers to complete bridge within 45 days

PALIN, 21 Dec: Tali MLA Jikke Tako launched the construction of a bridge over the Kumey river at Kuwa Camp here in Kra Daadi...

Two active members of ENNG nabbed, incriminating documents recovered

BORDUMSA, 21 Dec: In a major breakthrough, two active members of the Eastern Naga National Government (ENNG) were nabbed on Monday by the Indian...

Man posing as IRBn constable arrested

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: The capital police have arrested 28-year-old Kalu Chetry alias Tenzing Tsering for posing as an IRBn constable and duping people. On 21...

‘Joy of reading’ mela organized

DIMWE, 21 Dec: About 60 children of Classes 3 to 10 participated in a 'Joy of reading' mela organized jointly by the BRTF and...

Health secy inspects health facilities in U/Siang

YINGKIONG, 21 Dec: Health Secretary P Parthiban visited Upper Siang district in the weekend to assess the healthcare facilities in the district. He visited the...

Governor appeals to people to vote

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: Governor BD Mishra has appealed to every voter of the state to participate in the panchayat and municipal elections and cast...

AAPDWS patron dies

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: The patron of the All Arunachal Pradesh Divyangjan Welfare Society (AAPDWS), Tai Juha passed away in an accident here on 20...

Time-bound probe into rape case demanded

RAGA, 21 Dec: The All Kamle District Students' Union has demanded that the Kamle SP probe the rape of a 14-year-old girl student, allegedly...

Bridging the trust deficit: Need for gradual and consultative reforms

The current state of India's agriculture sector is grim. It employs 60 percent of the population and contributes only 18 percent to the GDP....

Gov mourns Takey’s death

ITANAGAR, 21 Dec: Governor BD Mishra has mourned the demise of Nabam Takey, father of former chief minister Nabam Tuki. In a condolence letter to...

RGUTA honours retiring prof

RONO HILLS, 21 Dec: The Rajiv Gandhi University Teachers' Association (RGUTA) honoured professor NC Roy of the economics department on his retirement from service...

Former Bosing Banggo ZPM dies

Correspondent PASIGHAT, 21 Dec: Former Bosing Banggo zilla parishad member (ZPM) Namuk Taloh of East Siang district died in a hospital in Dibrugarh, Assam, on...

W/Siang all set for panchayat election

AALO, 21 Dec: West Siang district is all set for the panchayat election at 89 polling centres on 22 December. The polling materials for Liromoba,...

Handle Vijaynagar issue responsibly

After the Yobin Welfare Society (YWS) made an appeal to the police to not harass and arrest innocent villagers or other students who had...

Will winds of change blow?

G 23-Sonia MeetBy Poonam I Kaushish Political Delhi resembles a battle field as Parties trade charges and finger point on the ongoing farmers’ maelstrom. With...