Daily Archives: December 23, 2020

Panchayat, municipal polls record 52.89% voter turnout

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 22 Dec: Around 53 percent voter turnout was recorded in the local body elections held in the state on Tuesday. "Altogether 52.89 percent...

Police, army in search of abducted OIL officials

INNAO, 22 Dec: The Changlang police and the Indian Army are in search of the two officials of the Quippo Oil & Gas Infrastructure...

Itanagar zoo reopens for public today

ITANAGAR, 22 Dec: The Itanagar Biological Park or Itanagar zoo, which remained closed since 21 March due to the Covid-19 pandemic, will reopen for...

Governor BD Mishra and his wife Neelam Misra cast their votes in the municipal election at the polling booth in the government secondary school...

Fifth convocation of AUS held

AUS presents honoris causa to union minister Pandey NAMSAI, 22 Dec: The fifth convocation of the Arunachal University of Studies (AUS) here was held through...

Rijiju lays foundation stone for KISCE at SLSA

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 22 Dec: The foundation stone of the Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE) being established at the Sangay Lhaden Sports Academy...

No public interest in disclosing details of donors of political parties: CIC

NEW DELHI, 22 Dec: There is no public interest in disclosing details of the donors of political parties, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has...

‘Board exams not to be conducted till Feb next year’

NEW DELHI, 22 Dec: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on Tuesday ruled out conducting board examinations for Classes 10 and 12 till February...

APCC mourns Motilal Vora

ITANAGAR, 22 Dec: The Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) has mourned the demise of veteran Congress leader Motilal Vora, who breathed his last on...

Need to improve state’s image

In an unfortunate incident, two employees of the Quippo Oil and Gas Infra Ltd drilling site in Kumchaikha near Innao in Changlang district were...

Who cares for farmers, poor?

Stubborn GovtBy Dhurjati Mukherjee At a time when farmers are agitating for their rights and the entire Opposition supporting them, the Government’s stance of unwilling...

New Population of Blue Whale Found In Western Indian Ocean, Say Experts

New Delhi, Dec 22 (PTI): Scientists have found evidence of a previously undiscovered population of blue whales living in the western Indian ocean based...

Central Vista Project “Wasteful And Unnecessary”: 69 Ex-Bureaucrats To PM

New Delhi, Dec 22 (PTI: A group of former civil servants have written an open letter to Prime Minster Narendra Modi expressing dismay over...

Clear That People Rejected Article 370 Move: Mehbooba Mufti On J&K Local Polls

Srinagar, Dec 22 (PTI: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said the results of the DDC elections have made it clear that the people...

Central Bureau Of Investigation Raids Five Premises In Kolkata In Illegal Coal Mining Case

Kolkata, Dec 22 (PTI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday conducted searches at five locations in Kolkata, as part of an ongoing...

Punjab Police Recovers AK-47 Rifle, Live Cartridges Dropped By Pak Drone

Chandigarh, Dec 22 (PTI: The Punjab Police on Tuesday said it has recovered an AK-47 rifle and 30 live cartridges dropped by a Pakistan...

8 new COVID-19 cases in Nagaland, tally rises to 11,866

Kohima, Dec 22 (PTI) Nagaland on Tuesday reported eight new COVID-19 cases, pushing the tally in the state to 11,866, a health department official...

Assam to introduce new law to accord Bodo status of associate official language

Guwahati, Dec 22 (PTI) The Assam government on Tuesday said it will introduce a new law to accord Bodo the status of associate official...

Nine new cases take Mizoram’s COVID-19 tally to 4,133

Aizawl, Dec 22 (PTI) Nine more people, including an eight-year-old girl, tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram on Tuesday, taking the tally in the...