Daily Archives: December 24, 2020

Members of All Yobin Students Union arrested, handed over to SIT

ROING, 23 Dec: Five members of the All Yobin Students' Union (AYSU), including its president Ngwazosa Yobin were arrested on Wednesday at around 8:30...

NSCN-K announces ceasefire, returns to peace talks

KOHIMA, 23 Dec: The Naga insurgent group NSCN-K, led by Niki Sumi, on Wednesday announced a ceasefire and said that it has contacted the...

SEC announces re-poll in eight stations

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 23 Dec: The State Election Commission (SEC) has announced re-polling on Thursday, 24 December in eight polling stations. Addressing the media here on...

Development remains a far cry for Riga villagers

RIGA, 23 Dec: Road, healthcare and other modern facilities remain a far cry for the people of the historic Riga circle in Siang district. Senior...

Rijiju flags off Brahmaputra Aamantran Abhiyaan

GELLING, 23 Dec: Union Minister of State (independent) for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju flagged off the 'Brahmaputra Aamantran Abhiyaan'- a river rafting...

Attract global investment: Governor

ITANAGAR, 23 Dec: Governor BD Mishra suggested Chief Minister Pema Khandu to find ways to attract global investment into Arunachal to harness the enormous...

NABARD joins hand with SBI to celebrate Farmers’ Day

ITANAGAR, 23 Dec: Kisan Diwas or National Farmers' Day was celebrated in Changlang and Tirap districts on Wednesday. In Changlang, the State Bank of India...

Christmas celebration to be a low-key affair

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Dec 23: The Christmas festivities in East Siang district will be a low-key affair this year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic. The church authorities...

ASU provides relief to fire victims

ZIRO, Dec 23: The Apatani Students Union (ASU), headed by its general secretary Koj Nichi on Wednesday visited the fire victims of Bank Colony...

Potential of state centre of excellence

In a landmark event, the Union Minister of State (independent charge) for Sports and Youth Affairs, Kiren Rijiju unveiled the foundation stone of the...

Most harassed organ

Supreme CourtBy Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) The Supreme Court on 17 December 2020 observed in the case relating to farmers’ protest that...

Pre-Budget talks: FinMin gets suggestions on fiscal policy, green growth

New Delhi, 23 Dec : The government received a host of suggestions concerning fiscal policy, taxation and green growth, among others, from various stakeholders...

100% FDI, 20-Year License: Cabinet Approves Revised Satellite TV Guidelines

New Delhi, Dec 23 (PTI): The Union Cabinet today approved revision in guidelines for providing direct to home (DTH) services in the country under...

Bengal BJP Leader Served Show-Cause Notice For “Anti-Party” Comments

Kolkata, Dec 23 (PTI): The West Bengal BJP served a show-cause notice to its Mahila Morcha president Agnimitra Paul on Wednesday for making "anti-party"...

Demand for job roles in IT sector continues to be unaffected: Report

New Delhi, Dec 23 (PTI): Even as the coronavirus pandemic affected the overall job scenario across industries in the country, the demand for job...

India successfully test-fires medium range surface-to air missile off Odisha coast

New Delhi, Dec 23 (PTI): India on Wednesday successfully test-fired a medium range surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) from Odisha coast, defence sources said. The missile...

Thanks to Reliance, Deal Street sees 7 per cent rise in value to $80...

New Delhi, Dec 23 (PTI): Despite the coronavirus pandemic and the resultant ravaging of the global economy, the Deal Street managed to grow 7...

11 new cases push Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally to 11,877

Kohima, Dec 23 (PTI) Nagaland's COVID-19 tally rose to 11,877 on Wednesday as 11 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official...

BJP workers attacked Communist Party workers during condolence meeting: Manik Sarkar

Agartala, Dec 23 (PTI) Tripura opposition leader Manik Sarkar on Wednesday alleged that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had launched a preplanned attack...