Daily Archives: November 19, 2016

State level Veteran Cup football tourney: AUFC bulldoze SUFC 8-0 to mark day 7

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: AUFC bulldozed Singhik United FC 8-0 to mark day 7 of the ongoing 4th State level Veteran Cup football tournament today. In the first match played at Rajiv Gandhi stadium, Naharagun, Taja Bonung led the huge AUFC

Football tourney gets underway

AALO, Nov 18: The 2nd Dubi Rike Ete Memorial Football Tournament organized by West Siang District Football Association got off to a flying start at general football ground here. In the opening match, Darka Football Club beat Memo United 2-1.

Lifter Kojum Taba brings 3 bronze from Asian Weightlifting Championship

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: Arunachal’s Kojum Taba has, once again, brought laurels to the nation by bagging three bronze medals in Tokyo, Japan from Asian Weightlifting Championship. Taking part in 85 Kg weight category, he lifted 144 Kg in Snatch and

2nd phase of CAP on disaster management begins

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: A community awareness programme (CAP) on Disaster Management organized jointly by the District Disaster Management Authority and 12th Bn of National Disaster Response Force, Doimukh was held at the office of the Deputy Commissioner, Itanagar Capital Complex

Free Hepatitis-B screening camp marks RGUEA silver jubilee

RONO HILLS, Nov 18: A free Hepatitis-B screening camp organized by the Rajiv Gandhi University Employees’ Association (RGUEA) marked its silver jubilee celebration, which was held at the university auditorium here today in a befitting manner. During the camp, about

Shanmuganathan condoles former Governor’s demise

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: Arunachal Pradesh Governor V Shanmuganathan has expressed grief on the sudden demise of former Governor of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir, Lt Gen (retd) Srinivas Kumar Sinha. Conveying heartfelt condolences on behalf of the people

GoI pleaded to take up with China to end ‘visa imbroglio’

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: The state Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) today strongly condemned Chinese Embassy in Delhi on denial of visa to Bamang Tago, Secretary of Arunachal State Badminton Association “on ground of being a domicile of Arunachal Pradesh” and appealed

Loum Banggo Sports & Cultural Fest underway

Itanagar, Nov 18: Parliamentary Secretary for Sports & Youth Affairs Nyamar Karbak has kicked off the 27th Loum Banggo Sports and Cultural Festival at general ground, Yomcha under his home constituency Liromoba in West Siang district on Nov 16 last.

Miscreants ‘threaten’ labourers, MLA Tayeng directs to take action

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Nov 18:  According to reports from PWD, Pasighat Division who are carrying out re-carpeting work over the worn out Mebo-Dhola Road (MDR), some miscreants came in the camp of labourers (construction site some 5-6 Km from Mebo Chariali)

Former DC passes away

ITANAGAR, Nov 18: Katon Borang, retd APCS officer, died after prolonged illness at his residence in Ngopok village under Mebo sub-division on November 15 last. He was 70. Born at Silluk village, late Borang started his education in late 40s.