Time for action

Flights Of Fantasy After the longest ever election period, finally the results have been declared. The ruling BJP has overcome anti-incumbency and won absolute majority...

Plastic menace

Flights Of Fantasy Last few decades has been marked by increased use of plastic products world over. Technological advances have led to quantum jump in...

Chandrayaan: Voyage to ‘Polo’

Flights Of Fantasy After a successful launch on 22 July, 2019, Chandra-yaan-2 is presently orbiting the moon and is planned to land the Vikram lander...

Covid-19: Post-lockdown recovery options

Flights Of Fantasy The nationwide lockdown has been extended by 19 more days up to 3 May. Worldwide, Covid-19 has infected more than 22 lakh...

F-16 & Mig-21 dogfight over Pakistan

Flights Of Fantasy India and Pakistan has fought three wars in 1948, 1965 and 1971. Both countries have been involved in escalatory armed conflicts during...

Industrial revolution in the NE

Flights Of Fantasy Northeast India and Arunachal Pradesh have a negligible number of industries compared to the rest of India. Since industrial production is minimal,...

Is Arunachal the new Bermuda Triangle?

Flights Of Fantasy On 3 June, an An-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on a routine flight from Jorhat in Assam to Mechuka...

Road revolution in Arunachal

Flights Of Fantasy The last few years have seen major improvements in road and rail connectivity in Arunachal and adjoining areas. Many of these vital...

Arunachalee Hindi

Flights Of Fantasy Arunachal Pradesh is perhaps the only state in Northeast India without a distinct and unique language followed throughout the state. Assam has...

Lift lockdown in green zones

Flights Of Fantasy The nationwide lockdown started on 25 March and has been extended up to 17 May. Worldwide, Covid-19 has infected more than 32...

Election-omics

The elections are on us with the announcement of simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly polls in Arunachal Pradesh on 11 April. The list of...

Bridging states, districts and communities

Flights Of Fantasy Recently, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the strategically important Sisar or Sisseri bridge on 15 November. The bridge connects Dambuk in Lower...

Unemployment and job creation

Flights Of Fantasy There is an emerging crisis in Arunachal Pradesh and the North East: growing unemployment amongst the restive youth of the region. As per...

Virus attack

Flights Of Fantasy The recent threat of the coronavirus around the world has brought into focus the human fragility to contagious viruses and bacteria despite...

Real-life teachers

Flights Of Fantasy Teachers' Day was celebrated across the nation, including Arunachal Pradesh, on 5 September. Teachers' Day is traditionally celebrated in honour of Dr...

You and I can defeat Covid-19

Flights Of Fantasy After its detection in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, in just six months the virus has spread to all corners of the...

Elections and NOTA

Flights Of Fantasy Voters should be aware that there is an option of NOTA (None of the Above) provided in the voting machine along with...

Are good people bad?

Flights Of Fantasy All that is necessary for evil to prevail is for good people to do nothing. – Carlton Smith There are ‘good people’ and...

Monsoon menace: Siang devastation

Flights Of Fantasy The rampaging Siang river is devastating large areas of prime, fertile land on the left bank areas of Mebo subdivision. The major...

Technological advances

Flights Of Fantasy Modern age has witnessed rapid advances in technology which has a major impact on our daily lives. New technologies, new appliances and...