Bridging states, districts and communities

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

Urban migration

Flights Of FantasyUrban migration is a global phenomenon altering the demographic map of many countries. Urbanization is taking place at a rapid rate in...

Tackling Covid with positivity

Flights Of FantasyThe worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has infected 173 lakh and killed 6.74 lakh people. Indian figures are 16.4 lakh infected, with 35,700 deaths....

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...

Festive winter

Flights Of FantasyThe onset of winter season ushers in a period of merrymaking, celebrations and general happiness. Winter is generally marked by festivals, picnics,...

Budgetonomics

Flights Of FantasyThe annual budget for Arunachal Pradesh was presented on 8 July. The projected total revenue and capital receipts for 2019-20 is Rs...

Industrial revolution in the NE

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

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)...

Heroes of 1962 war in Arunachal: Battle of Bum La

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

Atmanirbhar Bharat to checkmate China

Flights Of FantasyChina is a major world power with the largest military of the world and the second largest economy in the world. China's...

Infrastructure collapse during monsoon months

Flights Of FantasyMonsoon rains have exposed the poor quality and poor planning of various infrastructures like roads, bridges, electricity, etc. From the western areas...

Important lessons from Covid-19 pandemic

Flights Of FantasyThe worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has infected more than 44 lakh persons with over three lakh fatalities. India has 82000 persons infected, with...

Is Arunachal the new Bermuda Triangle?

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

Lift lockdown in green zones

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

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...

Separate time zone for North East…!

Flights Of FantasyThe Government of India recently rejected the demands of North East India to have different time zone compared to the remaining parts...

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...

Elections and NOTA

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

Dreams unlimited

Flights Of FantasyEveryone sees dreams. Dreams are explained as a succession of images, ideas, remotions and sensations that usually occur involuntarily in the mind...

Is Covid-19 peaking in Arunachal & NE?

Flights Of FantasyCovid-19 has caused chaos among humanity in just 10 months, spreading across the world, infecting four crore persons, with 11 lakh fatalities....