Stop VIP racism

Even as the state and the Itanagar capital region (ICR) are still in partial lockdown, the state BJP organized a large event on Thursday...

PTR employees deserve better

Left with no choice, the temporary employees of the Pakke Tiger Reserve (PTR), under the banner of the Pakke Tiger Reserve Workers Union, had...

Congress’ ideological commitment in question

Just a year ahead of the crucial UP election, one of the prominent faces of the Congress in the state, Jiten Prasada on Wednesday...

Culture of collecting percentage money should end

The arrest of two officers of the forest department for their alleged involvement in corrupt practices is a new low for the government servants...

Clarity needed on vaccine policy

After being heavily criticized by the Supreme Court of India over the Covid-19 vaccine policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced that his...

Don’t let the guard down

Starting Monday, the Itanagar capital region (ICR) will start opening up. The total lockdown will end and partial lockdown will start in the ICR....

PWD and MoRTH engineers should pull up their socks

After being heavily criticized for the recent incident of the collapse of a newly constructed retaining wall on NH 415 at D Sector, Itanagar,...

Improve coordination for vaccination

There is utter chaos at the vaccination centres across the Itanagar capital region (ICR) for the last three days. The chaos developed after the...

Drug menace and need for stringent action

In a disgrace to the state police, two IRBn personnel were arrested by the Assam Police from Banderdewa on Monday for alleged possession of...

Inquire into retaining wall collapse

Heavy rainfall caused large-scale damages to the newly constructed four-lane NH 415 in between Chandranagar and Papu Nallah. On Monday, as rain lashed Itanagar,...

BJP’s feudalistic mindset exposed

The ongoing feud between the BJP government at the Centre and the TMC government in West Bengal exposes the feudalistic mindset of the ruling...

The slowness of the health department

The lockdown in the Itanagar capital region (ICR) and six other districts has been extended up to 7 June. The decision to extend the...

Implement Bezbaruah Committee recommendations

The state police on Thursday brought YouTuber Paras Singh to Itanagar for making racial slurs against Arunachal and Pasighat MLA Ninong Ering. The controversial...

Lakshadweep situation a matter of concern

The situation emerging in Lakshadweep is a matter of deep concern for the whole of India and Arunachal in particular. Lakshadweep's newly-appointed administrator, Praful...

A deadly second wave and vaccine shortage in Arunachal

Arunachal Pradesh has been hit hard by the second wave of Covid-19. The second wave hit the state in late April and since then Arunachal...

Lockdown main weapon in fight against Covid-19

While reviewing the status of the Covid-19 situation in Arunachal, the state cabinet in its recent meeting decided to expedite the work on getting...

India should support Palestine

For the last 10 days, the world remained on edge as the conflict between Israel and Hamas raged on. Finally, on Friday, a ceasefire...

Flouting of SOPs

The Itanagar capital region (ICR) is in complete lockdown till 31 May. The lockdown has been imposed in order to stop the movement of...

Impose statewide lockdown

After the Itanagar capital region (ICR), Tawang, Lohit and Lower Subansiri, and now Dibang Valley and Anjaw too have been put under complete lockdown....

Ensure power and water supply

As the monsoon arrives, water supply in the Itanagar capital region (ICR) starts to get disrupted. On Wednesday, the PHE&WS department informed that water...