Daily Archives: August 26, 2021

PPA concerned over 3-month negligence of Pangin-Pasighat and Aalo highway

ITANAGAR, 25 Aug: The People's Party of Arunachal (PPA) has raised concern over the alleged negligence of the Pangin-Pasighat and Aalo highway which continues...

AAPSU welcomes govt announcement to relocate Chakma-Hajong settlers, slams Chakma foundation

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 25 Aug: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) has welcomed the state government's purported move to relocate the Chakma and Hajong...

State reports 116 new Covid-19 cases

ITANAGAR, 25 Aug:  The state on Wednesday reported 116 new Covid-19 cases, of whom 57 cases are symptomatic. Capital Complex detected the highest 48 Covid-19...

36th National Eye Donation Fortnight

Campaign launched to create awareness on importance of eye donation ZIRO, 25 Aug: On the occasion of the 36th National Eye Donation Fortnight being observed...

Outreach prog for ex-servicemen held

KHONSA, 25 Aug: A total of 198 ex-servicemen along with Veer Naaris, widows and next of kin attended an outreach programme conducted by Rajya...

AAPBSU seeks action on state’s boundary issue, rejects Bordoloi Committee Report

ITANAGAR, 25 Aug: The All Arunachal Pradesh Border Students Union (AAPBSU) has written to Chief Minister Pema Khandu seeking action on the state's boundary...

Boys, pull up your socks!

An introspection on today's gender based upbringingPerhaps it has to do with parents and their preferences between their children's gender-based upbringing. If the transformation...

Dr Amrita Sarkar conferred ‘Leadership & Excellence’ award

NAHARLAGUN, 25 Aug: Dr Amrita Sarkar, assistant professor and epidemiologist, department of community medicine, Tomo Riba Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (TRIHMS) has...

ROB conducts webinar on ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’

ITANAGAR, 25 Aug: The Regional Outreach Bureau (ROB) organized a webinar on 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' on Wednesday. Participating in it, L Tenzing, a research...

NSCN – K (YA) insurgent surrenders before AR

LONGDING, 25 Aug: Self-Styled Lieutenant Wangdan Wangham, Rajapio of Wancho region of National Socialist Council of Nagaland-K (YA) surrendered before the Khonsa Battalion of...

Farmers trained on pest management

BASAR, 25 Aug: Scientists of ICAR Research Centre for NEH region here in Leparada district trained the farmers on insect pest management in horticulture...

Importance of reading in elementary schools

Universally, children begin to learn to read from the age of five years. Reading is, therefore, a very important activity for the pupils of...

Proper plan needed for Chakma-Hajong relocation

The recent announcement by Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Union Law and Justice Minister Kiren Rijiju that the Chakma-Hajong refugees will be relocated from...

Heed to ipcc warning

Earth's EcosystemBy Dhurjati Mukherjee The launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration advocates it’s time that every country, including India, draw up a plan...

Pakistan objects to Kiru hydro plant design; India says project fully compliant with Indus...

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI): Pakistan has raised objections to the design of India’s Kiru hydroelectric plant, a mega 624 MW project over the...

India among most exciting markets globally, to grow to USD 1 trillion by 2025:...

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) The Indian retail segment has its own uniqueness and the country is one of the most exciting markets globally...

Narrated 26/11 attack from lens of doctors, nurses: Nikkhil Advani on ‘Mumbai Diaries’

Mumbai, Aug 25 (PTI) Filmmaker Nikkhil Advani on Wednesday said his upcoming medical drama series "Mumbai Diaries 26/11" is a fictional retelling of the...

Harsimrat seeks changes in CAA for ‘rehabilitation’ of Sikhs, Hindus from Afghanistan

Chandigarh, Aug 25 (PTI) Former Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday urged the Centre to make changes in the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)...

Gadkari urges vehicle makers to discourage diesel engines, asks them to promote alternative tech

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday asked vehicle manufacturers to discourage production and sale of...

Aviation employees to be tested for drugs such as cannabis, cocaine, ecstasy: Draft DGCA...

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Aviation personnel, including flight crew members, air traffic controllers and aircraft maintenance engineers, will be tested by their employers...