Daily Archives: April 5, 2021

Modi reviews Covid-19 situation amid alarming rate of growth in cases, deaths

NEW DELHI, 4 Apr: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reviewed the Covid-19 situation and vaccination exercise in the country amid an "alarming rate...

MLA Wangnaw, DC visit fire-affected families; provide relief

LONGDING, 4 Apr: Longding-Pumao MLA Tanpho Wangnaw and Longding Deputy Commissioner Bani Lego on Sunday visited Senua Noksa village to assess the damages caused...

Libang inaugurates hepatitis MTC at BPGH

PASIGHAT, 4 Apr: Health Minister Alo Libang inaugurated the state's second Model Treatment Centre (MTC) under National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme (NVHCP) at the...

Tedir begins state-wide plantation drive under Dr Taba Nirmali Foundation

ZIRO, 4 Apr: Education, Cultural Affairs and Indigenous Affairs Minister Taba Tedir opened the state-wide tree plantation programme under the aegis of the Dr...

Social activist seeks extension on tourist lodge

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 4 Apr: Social activist from Upper Subansiri district, Dosh Dasi on Sunday appealed to the Tourism department for an extension of his...

Tengam Celine Koyu wins Miss Arunachal title

Correspondent PASIGHAT, 4 Apr: Tengam Celine Koyu was crowned Kingfisher Miss Arunachal, 2021 at a glittering function at the outdoor stadium here in East Siang...

Bicycle rally under Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyaan organized

DEOMALI, 4 Apr: A bicycle rally under the 'Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyaan' was organized here on Sunday by the Tirap district administration and NGO...

Two rifles surrendered under Air Gun Surrender Abhiyaan in West Kameng

BOMDILA, 4 Apr: Four persons from Dirang in West Kameng district on Saturday surrendered their guns, which also included two rifles and ammunition, to...

Covid-19 is not over yet

Monday MusingIt was mid-February this year when I had to face an unexpected situation during my journey home to Assam. When I had boarded...

Unsung heroes of Aka (Hrusso) community

The Akas, who also call themselves the 'Hrusso', have played an important role in Arunachal's ancient and medieval history. The ancient history of the...

Gov, CM extend Mopin greetings

ITANAGAR, 4 Apr: Governor BD Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu have extended their warm greetings to the people of the state, particularly the...

Reinforce strict Covid protocol, RTPCR, TrueNAT testing

What was feared seems to be coming true. With Covid-19 making a comeback across India, it is breaching Arunachal Pradesh too after weeks of...

Warns of troubled economy

UN ESCAP ForecastBy Shivaji Sarkar India is growing and ought to grow after unplanned devastating lockdown of all economic and social activities. But the growth...

Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: 22 security personnel dead; Jawans were ambushed by some 400 Maoists

Raipur, Apr 4 (PTI) Bodies of 17 security personnel were recovered from the jungles of Bijapur in Chhattisgarh, raising the death toll to 22...

Illicit liquor killed around 400 people in four years in UP, alleges Congress

Lucknow, Apr 4 (PTI) Alleging a nexus between the government and the liquor mafia, the Congress on Sunday claimed that illicit liquor has killed...

Arms, ammunition seized near Attari border with Pak; cops flag Sikh hardliners, their Pak...

Amritsar, Apr 4 (PTI) In a joint operation with the Border Security Force, the Punjab Police Sunday seized assault rifles and live cartridges near...

Forest fires flare up in Uttarakhand, Centre rushes 2 helicopters to control situation

Dehradun, Apr 4 (PTI): Forest fires in Uttarakhand flared up over the past day prompting the Centre to rush two helicopters to the state...

SBI Card sees over 50 pc transaction from online payments: CEO

New Delhi, Apr 4 (PTI): SBI Cards and Payment Services (SBI Card) has been seeing over 50 per cent of its transactions via online...

IT sector witnessing highest discrepancy at 16.60% in employee background verification: AuthBridge

New Delhi, Apr 4 (PTI): Eight out of 100 candidates misled or misinformed on job applications in 2020 with the IT sector witnessing the...