Reverse law of education

Flights Of FantasyMany readers would agree that many things today are quite different and opposite to what things were a few decades back. There was...

Heroes of Arunachal: Lance Naik Patey Tassuk, Sena Medal and Bar (Posthumous)

Flights Of FantasyMost Arunacha-lees know about Ashok Chakra late Hangpan Dada. There are also many patriots and heroes from Arunachal who have displayed extraordinary...

Generation shift

Flights Of FantasyIt is said that there is a 'generational shift' every 20-25 years. This 'generational shift' is manifested by changes in technology, dress,...

Heroes of 1962 war in Arunachal: Captain Rudolph David Rosario

Flights Of FantasyMany Arunachalee old-timers recall the 1962 Sino-India conflict with fear and anger. The Chinese forces entered deep into Arunachal along many axes,...

Phase 2 of the 1962 Sino-India war

Flights Of Fantasy14-15 November marks the 59th anniversary of the Sino-India war of 1962, wherein the Chinese forces recommenced attack after a gap of...

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...

Hello, 2020!

Flights Of FantasyYet another New Year and new decade arrived with the sun's rays over Dong in Arunachal Pradesh ushering in 2020. There were many...

Covid-19 is not so dangerous

Flights Of FantasyCovid-19 has caused a sudden upheaval among humanity in just eight months. Covid-19 has spread to all corners of the world, infecting...

Compulsory NCC for students?

Flights Of FantasyRecently, a 10-day combined annual training camp for the National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets was conducted by the 22 Arunachal Pradesh (I)...

Is Gandhigiri relevant today?

Flights Of FantasyRecently, on 2 October, the nation celebrated Gandhi Jayanti to honour the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi Jayanti is solemnly...

Too much politics

Flights Of FantasyWith the conduct of the general elections in India and the simultaneous elections in Arunachal Pradesh, the political scenario is in high...

Real-life teachers

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

Racing against the monsoon

Flights Of FantasyAmid the heat and dust of the elections, there is a mini-revolution underway in the left bank areas of Mebo subdivision in...

Road revolution in east Arunachal

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

F-16 & Mig-21 dogfight over Pakistan

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

Cancerous Arunachal and Northeast

Flights Of FantasyThe latest national cancer registry programme report reveals a major threat to the Northeast and Arunachal. The NE and Arunachal are emerging...

Sino-India conflict: Galwan Valley and beyond

Flights Of FantasyIndia and China have had an acrimonious relationship over the last 60 years. The major conflict was the Sino-India war of 1962,...

Living with Covid-19

Flights Of FantasyThe first Covid-19 case was detected in Wuhan, China in December 2019. In just five months, the virus has spread to all...

Unsung heroes of 1962 war in Arunachal: battle of Lagyala Gompa

Flights Of FantasyMany readers are not aware of fierce battles fought by our brave soldiers during the 1962 Indo-Chinese War. One such unknown saga...

Technological advances

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