Daily Archives: June 20, 2016

PM to lead world in celebrating 2nd Int’l Day of Yoga

New Delhi, Jun 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the Second International Day of Yoga celebrations in the country and across the globe by participating in a mass Yoga demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol at the Capitol Complex in

Assam CM reviews Ambubachi Mela preparations at Kamakhya

Guwahati, Jun 19: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today reviewed preparations for the upcoming four-day Ambubachi Mela at shaktipeeth Kamakhya temple here. The preparations for the mela are almost complete. The annual Mela is held from June 22-25, during which

World community raises voice for LGBT rights in ‘Pride Month’

New Delhi, Jun 19: Month of June is termed as “Pride Month” for the movement for equal rights for ‘Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and transgender’. This month is called “Pride Month” in honor of the Stonewall Riots that are described as

Over 90 pc of people with hepatitis C can be completely cured of virus within 3–6 months: WHO

New Delhi, Jun 19: Over 90 per cent of people with hepatitis C can be completely cured of the virus within 3–6 months, says World Health Organisation (WHO). ”An estimated 95 per cent of people with hepatitis are unaware of

TK Engineering bags prestigious awards

ITANAGAR, Jun 19: TK engineering consortium recently bagged prestigious awards at Brussels and New York. During the Quality Summit 2016 held at New York organized by Business Initiative Directions (BID), the company was given platinum award for excellence and business

‘Bring dropout girls back to school’

DIRANG, Jun 19: A two-day training programme under Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girl Children, popularly called SABLA for age group of 11 to 18 years commenced here today at CDPO office under Dirang ICDS Project. Presiding over

Centre’s flagship schemes vital for all: Chai

TEZU, Jun 19: Maximum flagship schemes launched by the present NDA govt under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during last two years are for the rural and poor people as well as for unemployed youth, said MLA Dr

Colourful cultural show marks SBAP foundation day

ITANAGAR, Jun 19: Aimed at preserving and promoting Indian traditional and classical music and to pass on a feeling of patriotism, nationalism and social harmony among the common citizen of the society, the Sanskar Bharati Arunachal Pradesh observed its 13th

Farmers’ Mela organized to propagate Fasal Bima Yojana

HAYULIANG, Jun 19: Anjaw district has joined rest of the nation for strengthening the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana by holding a district level Farmers Mela on the central govt’s crop insurance scheme at Hayuliang (under the banner of Krishi

CBNAAT launched at Dist TB Centre

AALO, Jun 19: West Siang Deputy Commissioner Pige Ligu today inaugurated CBNAAT (cartridge based nucleic acid amplification testing) project at District TB Centre, General Hospital, Aalo and expressed hope that this latest technology will help doctors detect the disease like