Daily Archives: February 4, 2021

Lok Sabha adjourned twice as opposition continues protest over 3 new farm laws

NEW DELHI, 3 Feb: Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned twice on Wednesday as protesting opposition members demanded a separate discussion on the farm laws...

China beetles posing threat to gooseberry trees in Arunachal

PASIGHAT, 3 Feb: Scientists have for the first time found evidence of China beetles infesting gooseberry or amla plants in Arunachal. A study conducted by...

RGU’s 37 years of journey

The foundation stone of the present Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), which was laid by the then prime minister Indira Gandhi on 4 February, 1984,...

Firm urges people to drive cautiously on NH 13

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: The Sushee Infra and Mining Limited on Wednesday appealed to the people to drive slowly and cautiously while travelling on...

APSCW condemns crimes against women, seeks early charge-sheeting of accused

ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) has vehemently condemned the alleged murder of a 26-year-old woman in Namsai district...

Work on four-lane highway will be completed on time: ADM

ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Talo Potom has said that the construction of the four-lane highway between Chandranagar and Papu Nallah, barring...

IMC to prioritize sanitation, smart city project: Mayor

ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: The Itanagar Municipal Corporation (IMC) will give top priority to sanitation, cleanliness and the smart city project under its 'Mission -...

Director inspects treasury office

TAWANG, 3 Feb: Accounts & Treasuries Director Tedi Techi along with Finance and Accounts Officer (HQ) Taniyang Tatung on Wednesday visited and inspected the...

BJYM distributes relief items

ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: The state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), led by its president Ram Tajo on Wednesday distributed relief items...

‘Empower lokayukta in state’

ITANAGAR, 3 Feb: The state unit of Anna Samarthak has strongly urged the state government to take urgent steps to empower the lokayukta in...

Model Village GPM wins Nyokum Yullo football tournament

KIMIN, 3 Feb: The final match of the 'Pre-Golden Jubilee 49th Nyokum Yullo Celebration Football Tournament', organized by the 49th Nyishi Nyokum Yullo Celebration...

Reform or find alternative

Representative DemocracyBy Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) The Budget session of Parliament has commenced and 20 Opposition parties joined together to boycott the...

Prepare proper hydropower policy

Chief Minister Pema Khandu once again on Tuesday emphasized that hydropower is key to Arunachal becoming financially self-sufficient. The CM was addressing the regional...

Slower consolidation to constrain fiscal strength over medium term: Moody’s

New Delhi, 3 Feb (PTI): Rating agency Moody's on Wednesday India's fiscal deficit projections are higher than expected and slower consolidation will constrain its...

India does not agree with USTR’s report on ecommerce tax: Commerce Secretary

New Delhi, 3 Feb (PTI): India does not agree with the United States Trade Representative (USTR) report that the country’s two per cent equalisation...

Prepared to defeat any misadventures to defend territorial integrity, says Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): India is vigilant in the face of attempts to change status quo at its border and prepared to defeat...

Govt issues notice to Twitter on farmer genocide hashtags; warns of penal action

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): Government has directed Twitter to comply with its order to remove contents/accounts related to farmer genocide hashtags, and warned...

Railways’ revenue declined by Rs 36,993 crore in 2020 due to pandemic: Govt

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI) The railways' revenue in 2020 declined by Rs 36,993 crore as compared to the previous year due to the...

India has received USD 358.30 billion foreign direct investment in last 6 financial years:...

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): India has received USD 358.3 billion foreign direct investment (FDI) in the last six financial years (2014-20), Minister of...