Daily Archives: August 4, 2021

Kamhua Noknu PHC finally functional

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The primary health centre (PHC) in Kamhua Noknu in Pongchau circle of Longding district is functioning smoothly since May this year...

CM meets union mins, seeks support for infra development

NEW DELHI, 3 Aug: Arunachal Chief Minister Pema Khandu has sought support from the union health ministry for upgrading the health infrastructure in the...

Fire destroys house, traffic delays fire tender

DOIMUKH, 3 Aug: A house was completely destroyed in a fire accident which occurred at Huto village near the 'Saturday market' here in Papum...

APSSB’s use of words ‘Hills Miri’ sparks row, ANYA demands reconducting exam

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The Arunachal Pradesh Staff Selection Board (APSSB) examination held on Sunday has sparked a row as Question No 116 mentioned...

State reports 319 Covid cases on Tuesday

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The state reported 319 cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday, with the Itanagar capital region (ICR) recording the highest 88 cases. This was...

Gundhi bugs observed in rice fields: ICAR

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The ICAR's Northeast regional research complex in Leparada HQ Basar has informed that Gundhi bugs have been observed in the paddy...

Editors Guild files plea in SC, seeking SIT investigation into Pegasus snooping matter

NEW DELHI, 3 Aug: The Editors Guild of India has filed a plea in the Supreme Court, seeking that a special investigation team (SIT)...

YMCR assures to support cleaning up of Kameng river

SEPPA, 3 Aug: Expressing concern over the increasing river pollution in East Kameng district, the Youth Mission for Clean River (YMCR) urged the district...

NSCN (IM)-enforced shutdown affects Naga-inhabited areas

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The NSCN (IM) on Tuesday protested against the Centre's silence over the framework agreement by enforcing shutdown of shops and business...

Backward N’khumsang in Miao circle gets health sub-centre

LEWANG, 3 Aug: Changlang DC Dr Devansh Yadav dedicated a 'health sub-centre-cum-de-addiction centre' to the people of N'khumsang in Miao circle of Changlang district...

PWD highway completed most of NH projects entrusted to it, says CE

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: Newly appointed PWD Highway Chief Engineer (CE) S Sumnyan said that the majority of the national highway (NH) projects entrusted to...

Arunachal may soon get second medical college

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: Arunachal is likely to get its second medical college after the Centre assured to set up one in Namsai district, officials...

AACWA resents govt’s ‘dilly-dallying tactics’

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The All Arunachal Contractor's Welfare Association (AACWA) has expressed resentment that the state government is not taking any initiative for mass...

Dragon fruit plantation inspected

KANUBARI, 3 Aug: Longding KVK Head (in-charge) A Kirankumar Singh inspected a dragon fruit farmer's plantation site in Nianu village here on Tuesday. The dragon...

Society mourns member’s demise

ITANAGAR, 3 Aug: The Ramie Banggo Welfare Society (RBWS), led by its president Komkar Nyodu, has deeply mourned the demise of Kenbi Dabi Ragi,...

Avoid the bandh culture

Even as the people of the state, in particular of the Itanagar capital region (ICR), are battling the rising number of Covid-19 cases and...

Critical, Govts’ must ponder

Food Waste Index By Dhurjati MukherjeeFood wastage, at least in countries of South Asia, where a significant proportion of the population suffers from poverty as...