Daily Archives: January 19, 2017

RBI replaces 60% of banned currency: Rs 9.2 lakh cr remonetised till date

he Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has infused around 60 per cent of the total banned currency notes after demonetisation.   The RBI Governor Urjit Patel told a parliamentary standing committee on finance on Wednesday that the central bank had

36 Hours And Counting. Thousands At Chennai’s Marina Beach Against Jallikattu Ban

Chennai:  Nearly 36 hours have passed since the protests began across Tamil Nadu against the ban on bull-taming festival Jallikattu. Demonstrators, mostly students, techies are still camping at busy Marina Beach area in Chennai. Authorities ordered over two dozen colleges

AR empowers sports dev in adopted village, Simran

CHANGLANG, Jan 18: As a part of its Military Civic Action Programme (MACP), the Changlang Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of DAO Division has distributed varied sports equipments to the students of Simran village primary school in Changlang

NCC to meet PCCC in T20 tourney final

ITANAGAR, Jan 18: Nirjuli Cricket Club (NCC) entered the final of the sixth T20 Christmas Cricket Tournament, thrashing Chimpu Richi Youth Club in the first semifinal by 140 runs at Ganga village playground here today and will meet Police Colony

School safety program conducted

AALO, Jan 18: Continuing with the National School Safety Programme, the ‘E’ Coy of NDRF’s 12th Battalion headquartered at Itanagar conducted a demonstration on natural and man-made disaster at Govt Nehru Hr Sec School, Puak Gumin, Aalo in collaboration with

DTFI meets for IPPI 2017, MI-4

DAPORIJO, Jan 18: In view of ensuing immunization drives under Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization (IPPI) Campaign 2017 and Mission Indradhanush Phase-4, the Upper Subansiri District Task Force for Immunization (DTFI) had a meeting here at the DC’s chamber on January

1 arrested for allegedly vandalizing dental clinic

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Jan 18: Acting promptly, the Pasighat Police today arrested one Zakir Hussain in connection with a case of vandalism of a private clinic, ‘Ratan Dental Care’, located at Medical Chari-ali area of the town, vide Pasighat PS case

All set to go cashless Digi Dhan Mela on Jan 20

Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, Jan 18: In a bid to sensitize citizens on cashless transactions, the govt of Arunachal Pradesh is conducting one-day Digi Dhan Mela at Indira Gandhi Park here on January 20. Union Minister for Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi

Gum Tayeng inspects JTDC work progress

ROING, Jan 18: Parliamentary Secretary for WRD Gum Tayeng along with Lower Dibang Valley Deputy Commissioner Deepak Sindhe inspected work progress of under-construction academic buildings at Jomin Tayeng Degree College (JTDC), Jemi Notko, Jia here today. During the inspection, they

Dy Speaker resigns

ITANAGAR, Jan 18: Upon his induction into the Pema Khandu-led State Cabinet, Deputy Speaker of State Legislative Assembly Alo Libang had resigned from the post of Deputy Speaker on January 14 last, according to a communiqué from the Assembly Secretariat