Daily Archives: November 14, 2016

Football tourney begins

ITANAGAR, Nov 13: A football tournament, as part of Pakke Kessang Golden Jubilee celebration cum Pakke Darshan 2016, the festival of Valleys started on November 10 last with local MLA cum Principal Advisor to Chief Minister Kameng Dolo launching it.

1st Jarbom Gamlin Memorial State level Boxing Championship West Siang’s Bomter Gara grabs gold in women’s 75 Kg

NAHARLAGUN, Nov 13: In the first Jarbom Gamlin memorial State level Boxing Championship – 2016 organized by Papum Pare Amateur Boxing Association under the aegis of Arunachal Amateur Boxing Association, West Siang’s Bomter Gara won gold beating Sonam Chokey of

NSCN(R) cadre apprehended

KHONSA, Nov 13: The Khonsa Bn of Assam Rifles apprehended a hardcore cadre of NSCN(R) yesterday, delivering yet another blow to the militant outfit. The Assam Rifles conducted an operation in Tirap district following which a hardcore insurgent named “self

Mr Arunachal Mega Model contest: 15 get past round 1

ITANAGAR, Nov 13: With an endeavour to provide the budding models of state a platform to showcase their talent, the first audition round of Mr Arunachal Mega Model contest got off to a flying start here this evening. Organized under

DFP takes part in ‘Mission Clean Kley River’

ZIRO, Nov 13: The Directorate of Field Publicity, Ministry of I & B, Govt of India, Ziro Unit of Arunachal Pradesh Region participated in a cleanliness drive ‘Mission Clean Kley River’ organized by Apatani Youth Association here yesterday. The drive

CM conveys best wishes on Children’s Day

ITANAGAR, Nov 13: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has conveyed his best wishes to the children on the eve of Children’s Day that commemorates the birth anniversary of country’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Paying rich tributes to Nehru, Khandu

Kathina Civara Dana ceremony begins at Golden Pagoda

NAMSAI, Nov 13: A two-day Kathina Civara Dana ceremony started at the Golden Pagoda (Kongmu Kham) at Noi Cheynam in Namsai district today. The ceremony is held after the conclusion of Varsha Vaas (Rainy Retreat) of Theravada Buddhists when robes

CM calls for a ‘Jan Andolan’ to boost Modi’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign

ZIRO, Nov 13: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” gaining momentum across the country ever since its launch in 2014 to realize its vision of “Clean India” by Oct 2, 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi,

Set a good example for self-sustenance: CM

ZIRO, Nov 13: Chief Minister Pema Khandu while hailing the initiative of the weavers’ body towards boosting self-employment has called for setting a good example for self-sustenance in order to enable the people from rest of Arunachal take a cue

Press fraternity condemns killing of Bihar journalist

ITANAGAR, Nov 13: Shocked by the gruesome murder of ‘Dainik Bhaskar’ (a Hindi daily) journalist Dharmendra Kumar Singh by unidentified assailants at Amra in Bihar’s Rohtas district, the Press fraternity of Arunachal Pradesh condemned the incident in its strongest terms