Daily Archives: November 21, 2016

Tarh Gungte crowned Mr Arunachal 2016 Maiden event’s next 2 spots go to Marge Angu, Rinchin Dorjee

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: Tarh Gungte of Papumpare district has been crowned Mr Arunachal 2016 with Marge Angu of West Siang district and Rinchin Dorjee of Tawang being adjudged as 1st runner-up and 2nd runner-up respectively. The results were declared during

PM says leaders hit the most by demonetisation are fanning unrest

Agra, Nov 20: Asserting that his demonetisation drive has fetched Rs 5 lakh crore so far, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said leaders affected the most have now launched protests against him. Addressing a Parivartan Yatra public meeting at the

India achieves satisfactory growth in adverse world economic conditions: President

Chandigarh, Nov 20: President Pranab Mukherjee today said India has achieved good growth rate in spite of adverse economic conditions worldwide. He said the economic activities have shifted from Europe to China and India as the country has contributed substantially

Academic achievers given Telosai Mele award

Tezu, Nov 20: On the occasion of 2nd death anniversary of the State’s first lady teacher Telosai Mele, the academic achievers from amongst the girl students (in class X and XII exams in 2015-16) of Lohit district were awarded the

Centre-State stalemate over GST jurisdiction continues

New Delhi, Nov 20: Stalemate between the Centre and States over administrative control under the proposed goods and services tax (GST) regime continued today with an informal meet called by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley failing to break the deadlock. Jaitley’s

Plea for ‘road to RGGP’

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: The authorities of Rajiv Gandhi Govt Polytechnic (RGGP) have pleaded the state govt to look into a slew of problems coming in the way of its effective running. Established under the World Bank project in 2002, RGGP

Science cum craft expo held

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: A two-day science exhibition cum craft expo was held at St Francis De Sales School, Pasighat that concluded on Saturday. Altogether, 22 schools from Pasighat and its adjoining areas took part in the event. Various govt departments

Workshop on handloom & handicraft and adult education held at Soha

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: A workshop on handloom & handicraft and adult education was held at Soha in Tirap district on Nov 19 last under the aegis of HOPE (Hangko Moidam Oasis of People’s Empowerment) Foundation. Speaking on the occasion, Deomali

Want to take paragliding joyride! stop at Seppa

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: Much to the delight of adventure sports lovers, now they can take a joyride with Paraglide at Seppa as the headquarters of East Kameng district becomes the next to Sikkim to introduce Paragliding in a commercial way.

Church leaders urged to give stress on education of young generation

ITANAGAR, Nov 20: Parliamentary Secretary for Sports & Youth Affairs Nyamar Karbak, who was on a week-long outreach village to village tour programme to his home constituency, Liromoba, recently visited St Anthony Catholic Church, Yomcha and laid the foundation stone