Time to shake up PPA

Close on the heels of the JD (U) suspending its three MLAs for anti-party activities last month, the state's lone regional party, the PPA...

Work out a solution

After strong protest by student organizations, the state BJP has withdrawn a non-APST candidate from the forthcoming panchayat election in the Vijoynagar panchayat segment...

CM’s reassurance on secularism

Chief Minister Pema Khandu has sent out a strong message of unity during the indigenous faith day celebration. He termed religion as a personal...

Support for farmers’ protest

The protest launched by farmers against the central government's new farm laws has taken on an international dimension. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weighed...

Fight crimes against women

Crimes against women are rising at an alarming rate in the state. Even as Arunachal is still coming to terms with the brutal murder...

BJP playing Congress’ game

The political atmosphere is heating up in the state because of the coming panchayat and municipal elections. The ruling BJP has already issued party...

Party-hopping begins

There is a buzz in the state capital that six out of the seven Janata Dal (United) MLAs will soon join the BJP. The...

Don’t sell your votes

During every election, various Christian groups in the state make appeals for a corruption-free election. Organizations like the Nyishi Baptist Church Council (NBCC), the...

Sexual abuse of workers needs to stop

In a disturbing report, an assistant engineer working under the PWD Bameng division in East Kameng district, identified as one Tamik Makcha was arrested...

Initiate proper action in APSSB case

In a move which can be decisive in the battle against corruption, the Special Investigation Cell (SIC) of the state's vigilance department has charge-sheeted...

Good decision to stay away from RCEP

India's decision to keep out of the virtual signing of the world's biggest free-trade deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), has divided opinions....

China’s wicked games

The Chinese are once again playing a very dangerous game in the Doklam area. As per the high resolution satellite imagery accessed by national...

BJP’s divisive politics

The BJP is once again doing what it is best known for, which is to rake up the new communal agenda. The BJP government...

All eyes on three-member committee

With the constitution of a three-member committee headed by Environment & Forests Minister Mama Natung, with Liromoba MLA Nyamar Karbak and Taliha MLA Nyato...

Congress’s uncertainty

As usual, after every electoral loss, the internal bickering in the Congress party comes out into the open. In the just-concluded Bihar election, political analysts...

Assam should stop blockade culture

Increasingly, it is becoming some kind of practice by neighbouring Assam to impose economic blockades against Arunachal whenever it wishes. Recently, in an unfortunate...

Need to observe SOPs in schools

Schools across the state are reopening for Classes 10 and 12 from Monday onwards. The state government recently took the decision to restart the...

Speed up work on Hollongi airport

The wait for the greenfield airport project in Hollongi continues. The project, which has been in the offing for the last many years, is...

Regulating digital media worrisome

The government of India is attempting to regulate the digital media platform. Recently, it issued an order bringing the regulation of online news portals...

Emergence of Tejashwi Yadav

The NDA managed to win the Bihar election due to the stellar performance of the BJP. The JD (U) suffered maximum damage, losing many...