Daily Archives: February 17, 2021

No news yet of abducted Quippo employees as deadline ends

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 16 Feb: There is no news yet on the abducted Quippo Oil and Gas Infrastructure Limited employees, who were kidnapped from Kumchai...

One shot dead in Roing, accused arrested

Family questions uproar in AssamROING, 16 Feb: A shopkeeper at Balek village was shot dead at point blank range in broad daylight on Sunday...

Kaso appeals for patience as underpass construction continues

ITANAGAR, 16 Feb: Itanagar MLA Techi Kaso appealed to the people of the Capital Complex to have patience due to the inconvenience caused by...

Amend laws to protect women’s rights: Chai

AALO, 16 Feb:  The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) chairperson has stressed on amendment and codifying certain customary laws where women rights...

APPDSU demands arrest of land mafias under Durpang Reserve Forest Areas

ITANAGAR, 16 Feb: The All Papum Pare District Students' Union (APPDSU) said that different groups of land mafias with the intention of grabbing lands...

DCM advises youth to avail benefits of govt schemes

NAMSAI, 16 Feb: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein advised the unemployed educated youths of the state to avail the benefits of various central and...

Felix advises IPR & Printing depts. to prepare pragmatic budget

NAHARLAGUN, 16 Feb: Home Minister Bamang Felix asked the IPR and Printing departments to prepare a holistic and pragmatic budget, considering the financial health...

Oriah festival celebrated in state

ITANAGAR, 16 Feb: Oriah, the agricultural festival of the Wancho tribe was celebrated at Longding and Itanagar in a low-key manner adhering to all...

NSCN-R operative apprehended

CHANGLANG, 16 Feb: A hard-core NSCN-R operative was apprehended in Changlang district during a joint operation conducted by army and police. Self-styled Sergeant Major Sengjong...

Palin gets treasury office

PALIN, 16 Feb: Kra Daadi Deputy Commissioner Higio Tala inaugurated the much-needed treasury office here in Palin on Tuesday. The office opened up following the...

DC seeks public cooperation in construction of town road

KOLORIANG, 16 Feb: Informing that the construction of the Koloriang township road and the gallery at the general ground here will start from this...

APSLSA conducts legal literacy prog for GBs of Upper Subansiri

DAPORIJO, 16 Feb: The Arunachal Pradesh State Legal Services Authority (APSLSA) and Upper Subansiri District Legal Services Authority jointly organized a two-day legal literacy-cum-training...

The All Papum Poma Students' Union (APPSU) has dedicated a road to its former president, Tem Tatung, who passed away some time ago. The...

Birup FC, Ganga FC win in Silver Jubilee Nyokum Yullo Football Tournament

ITANAGAR, 16 Feb: Birup FC defeated Jollang FC 4-1 in a day-2 match of the Silver Jubilee Nyokum Yullo Celebration Football Tournament played at...

West Siang maintain unbeaten run

DOIMUKH, 16 Feb: West Siang maintained their unbeaten run in the ongoing Tado Kholi Inter-District Cricket Tournament with a seven-wicket victory over Kamle at...

Itanagar’s garbage

Itanagar Mayor Tame Phassang, while flagging off a 'Swachhta Vaahan'- a vehicle for information, education and communication, said that the vehicle was to create...

No answer for progress

Privatisation Spree By Dhurjati MukherjeeIt’s one thing to announce plans and targets and another to have a roadmap to ensure these are achieved. Every year...

Anand Mahindra calls for harnessing pvt sector’s capability to scale up COVID-19 vaccine distribution

New Delhi, Feb 16 (PTI): Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday called for harnessing the capability of the private sector to scale up...

Unscientific cutting of Himalayan soil causing disasters: Former GSI official

Pithoragarh, Feb 16 (PTI) : Unscientific cutting of Himalayan soil by infrastructure projects is disrupting the fragile ecology of the region and causing disasters,...