GoAP’s vaccination drive appreciable

Chief Minister Pema Khandu has set an ambitious target of cent percent first-dose Covid-19 vaccination coverage by mid-August, based on headcount. Chairing a virtual...

BJP’s undeclared emergency

In a brazen attack on the press, income tax officials on Thursday raided the offices of two prominent media houses, Dainik Bhaskar and Bharat...

Growing cybercrime in the state

In a shocking incident, morphed pictures of Chief Minister Pema Khandu and a woman, were circulated on WhatsApp. The state police immediately swung into...

Pegasus scandal must be probed

The Pegasus spyware scandal is getting bigger and bigger with each passing day. Over the past few days, The Wire, the Washington Post and...

Resolve compensation issue

Itanagar MLA Techi Kaso and Highway Executive Engineer Nani Tath on Sunday said that work on Packages B and C of the Itanagar-Banderdewa four-lane...

Protect government-run schools

There is an urgent need to save the land belonging to government-run schools in Itanagar. ICR Deputy Director of School Education (DDSE) Mallo Yam...

CM’s attempt to end boundary row admirable

Chief Minister Pema Khandu is trying to work out a solution to the long-pending Assam-Arunachal boundary row. The CM on Thursday informed that Assam...

Sedition law is outdated

In a welcome move, the Supreme Court on Thursday questioned whether the sedition law was "still necessary after 75 years of independence" and described...

Implement containment zone orders

The administration of districts across the state on a regular basis declares those areas where maximum cases of Covid-19 positive cases are detected as...

Football and racism

Football tournaments form part of the collective memory of nations. For Brazil, the World Cup winning team of 1970 is still a symbol of...

Population control: BJP’s new gambit

It looks like population control measures are going to be the next weapon of the BJP to polarize voters in the country. The target...

Avoid reckless imposition of lockdown

The state health task force (SHTF) after reviewing the Covid-19 situation in the ICR and East Siang on Friday decided against imposing a lockdown....

Observe Covid-appropriate behaviour

The capital administration on Friday recommended imposition of complete lockdown in the ICR because of the rising cases of Covid-19. As the Covid positivity...

Take Covid seriously

The two-member central team which is in the state in view of the surging cases of Covid-19 in the state has expressed concern over...

High expectations from Rijiju

Minister of state (independent) for sports and youth affairs, Kiren Rijiju has been promoted to the cabinet rank and was sworn in as a...

The US has failed the Afghans

The US military left the Bagram airfield - its key base in Afghanistan - in the dead of night without notifying the Afghans. This...

Standard of schools needs improvement

In the last few days, Itanagar Capital Region (ICR) Deputy Commissioner Talo Potom has visited various government-run schools in Itanagar, Naharlagun and Nirjuli to...

Citizens’ role crucial in fight against Covid

As the number of Covid-19 cases continues to rise in the state, the government of India recently announced that central teams will assist the...

Don’t ignore encroachment issue

The vexed Chakma-Hajong refugee issue is back to haunt the government of Arunachal and the people of the state. The recent flare-up between the...

China’s belligerent attitude

Marking the 100 years of the ruling communist party, China on Thursday warned that foreign powers will "get their heads bashed" if they attempt...