Monthly Archives: February 2021

Under scanner for detaining children, police denies wrongdoing, inquiry ordered

ROING, 27 Feb: The Shantipur police station (PS) in Lower Dibang Valley (LDV) district has come under the scanner after a report of two...

MV road becomes motorable for light vehicles upto 53 miles

MIAO, 27 Feb: The construction of the much publicized 157 km Miao-Vijaynagar (MV) road, the longest link road in the country under the PMGSY,...

NES initiates steps to stop money culture in ANSU election

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 27 Feb: In a step to curb the money culture in its community students' union politics, the Nyishi Elite Society (NES) on...

Nyokum celebrated with traditional fervour

SAGALEE, 27 Feb: Nyokum festival was celebrated with great pomp here in Papum Pare district. The ceremony began with religious invocation by priests. Addressing the festival-goers,...

CS reviews progress of work on projects

HOLLONGI, 27 Feb: Chief Secretary Naresh Kumar along with Disaster Management Secretary Dani Salu on Saturday visited various ongoing projects, including the greenfield airport...

Siluk set to become zero waste village

SILUK, 27 Feb: In a bid to make Siluk village in East Siang district a 'zero waste' village through recycling and composting, residents of...

Heroes of 1962 war in Arunachal: Havildar Kirpa Ram

Flights Of FantasyMany Arunachalee old-timers recall the 1962 Indo-Chinese conflict with fear and anger. The Chinese forces entered deep into Arunachal along many axes...

Woman dies in fire accident

ITANAGAR, 27 Feb: A woman was charred to death in a fire accident that occurred at 5:30 am on Saturday in F&G Sector here. The...

Pilot test to strengthen emergency, trauma care services

MECHUKA, 27 Feb: A pilot test to strengthen emergency and trauma services is going on at the community health centre here in Shi-Yomi district....

Millet cultivation training in LDV

Correspondent BALEK, 27 Feb: The agronomy department of Pasighat (East Siang)-based College of Agriculture conducted a field training on 'Popularization, production and processing technologies of...

Eviction drive conducted

ITANAGAR, 27 Feb: A major eviction drive was conducted near the SP office road here on Saturday under the supervision of ADM Talo Potom...

DC reviews schemes, projects in E/Siang

PASIGHAT, 27 Feb: East Siang DC Dr Kinny Singh reviewed all government-sponsored schemes and projects in the district during a district level monitoring committee...

Depts urged to complete works on time

KAMBA, 27 Feb: West Siang DC Moki Loyi exhorted the works departments to complete their works on time without compromising on quality, and assured...

APO passes away

DOIMUKH, 27 Feb: Kamala Nabam, who was serving as APO in the RD department in Yupia, died on Friday night after suffering a massive...

Skill development training underway

MIAO, 27 Feb: Thirty rural youths are undergoing a month-long training programme on 'Hand embroidery for SHGs of Miao' in Changlang district, under the...

Nyokum Yullo MTB Challenge organized

Staff Reporter BANA, 27 Feb: The third edition of the Nyokum Yullo MTB Challenge was organized by the Arunachal Amateur Bicycling Association and the East...

Training prog on processing technologies held

BALEK, 27 Feb: A training programme on 'Popularization, production and processing technologies of small millet in Arunachal Pradesh' was organized here in Lower Dibang...

SHGs trained on income generating activities

NGOPOK, 27 Feb: An awareness and skilling programme for self-help groups (SHG) was organized here in East Siang district on Saturday. Training on cultivation of...

Farmers trained in spices production

PASIGHAT, 27 Feb: Seventy-six farmers participated in a training programme on 'Spices production in Arunachal Pradesh', which was conducted at the College of Horticulture...

Trg under tribal sub-plan held

BELO, 27 Feb: Thirty farmers attended a 'Training-cum-input distribution programme under tribal sub-plan', organized by Basar (Leparada)-based ICAR NE regional centre at Belo village...