Budding sportspersons and SLSA’s Maggi noodles

Monday MusingRecently, seven students of the Sangay Lhaden Sports Academy (SLSA), the premier sports academy which has trained some of the finest players of...

Avoiding delay of justice in child abuse cases

Despite the existence of strong laws, crimes against children in the state are rampant, while on the other hand the conviction rate in such...

Covid-19: Real fight begins in the state

Monday MusingThe world is fighting a different kind of war in the year 2020, and the fight will probably continue for one more year....

Living on a prayer

Monday MusingDear readers, much to everyone's annoyance, the second wave of the horrid Covid-19 has started spreading its wings in our state. Possibilities of...

Two faces of controversy

Monday MusingWhen reports of the transfer of former chief secretary (CS) Satya Gopal to Delhi started coming in, the people of the state on...

Arunachal Lit Fest- a way forward

The department of Information and Public Relation, govt of Arunachal Pradesh organized the Arunachal Lit Fest 2018 in Itanagar from Nov 28-30. Three-day event was...

Three sides to every story

Monday Musing  There are three sides to every story: your side, my side, and the truth... - Robert Evans.The health department has come a long way...

Covid-19: no room for complacency

Monday MusingThe onslaught unleashed by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) upon the humanity is overwhelming and unprecedented. Every country, irrespective of rich and poor, has...

A river that needs special attention

Government agencies took almost two months to reveal the probable cause of the Siang river turning muddy - that too after a biological scientist...

Lokayukta: A toothless cub among ravenous hyenas

Monday MusingTruth be told, Lokayukta, the anti-corruption ombudsman organisation, is an unwelcome entity in every Indian state - at least in the states where...

Of weak political and bureaucratic leadership

Monday MusingThe lockdown of the Itanagar capital region has been extended upto 3 August. The capital-specific lockdown was imposed first on 6 July, when...

Moonlight and Valentino

(A farce) Monday MusingIn the shelter of your eyes, I have finally learned my song; It took so long to realize, I just can't make it all alone… That's...

Overcoming crisis by doing nothing

Monday MusingThis is probably the first time in human history that we are trying to overcome a humanitarian crisis by staying indoors and doing...

Nurture youth and their entrepreneurial spirit

Monday MusingIn the last two decades Arunachal witnessed several ministers wooing investors from other parts of the country and abroad to invest in this...

Talent pool and crumbling sports infrastructure

India, for the first time in its football history, organized the U-17 World Cup last month. Being a host country, the country got the...

Taking rivers away from people

Monday MusingThe NHPC Ltd has finally won a decade-long legal battle over the construction of its ambitious 2000 mw Subansiri lower hydroelectric project (SLHP)...

Living on your own

Monday MusingThere will come a time when many of us who have lived sheltered lives with our families will have to finally step out...

Power politics and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

While the district administrations across Aruna-chal Pradesh are busy with disaster preparedness, the ruling BJP seems to have embarked on poll preparedness ahead of...

Govt needs more courage to implement major projects

Monday MusingJust when everyone thought that deck has been cleared for the start of much awaited medical college from 2018 academic session, the controversy...

The age of imagination

In today's world of extreme positivity, there is no place for the slightest bit of negative thoughts; which, in simpler words, means that honesty...