Daily Archives: March 13, 2017

Dispute turns to be a ‘trendsetter’

SEPPA, Mar 12: Over a year-old dispute which could have taken an “ugly” turn has, instead, become a trendsetter of sorts, worth emulating by the tribal society. On 20th November’2015 at Seppa, Mechori Bagang – a lady who was riding

‘Govt ready to lend hands to local entrepreneurs’

ITANAGAR, Mar 12: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein inaugurated the grand new eating place, Kitchen King Restaurant at Chandranagar Market here for the food connoisseurs. Congratulating the Kitchen King Management for coming up with such venture, Mein said that the

Hailstorm hits Mebo sub-division

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Mar 12: Heavy hailstorm hit various locations of Mebo sub-division including Mebo, Ayeng and Borguli villages in East Siang district today. However, there was no report of any damage of public and private properties. When contacted, Mebo ADC

Aalo Forest Festival draws close Take up agri & allied activities for sustainable livelihood: MLA

Staff REPORTER AALO, Mar 12: Local MLA Jarkar Gamlin has called upon the people from local communities to avail of their fertile soil and take up agri & allied activities for sustainable livelihood. This view was expressed by Gamlin during

Play on Galo folktales staged

ITANAGAR, Mar 12: A play titled ‘Tani La Mopin’, based on Galo folktales on Mopin festival, was staged at Tomi Polytechnic College, Basar yesterday. The play was designed and directed by renowned theatre actor Riken Ngomle under the aegis of

Bird watching, photo walk mark day 2 of Aalo Forest Festival

Staff Reporter Aalo, Mar 12: As part of 4th edition of Aalo Forest Festival, Aalo Forest Division organized bird watching and photography walk on day two of the event today. Leading the bird watching at Kambu village near Kambha, Dr

Pangin chakka bandh

PASIGHAT, Mar 12: In view of ongoing CBSE examination, the Siang District Headquarter Welfare Committee (SDHWC), Pangin, which had called for a rigorous 7 days (168 hours) chakka bandh at Pangin starting March 15, has minimized the duration of the

Police arrests 2 following mason’s murder

ITANAGAR, Mar 12: Itanagar Police has arrested two persons in connection with a robbery cum murder on Saturday at Sekey Colony, backside of Akashdeep complex here within 4 hours of incident. Talking to this daily, Itanagar SDPO Techi Hanyir said

RGU hosts symposium on corruption!

Rono Hills, Mar 12: On the sidelines of ongoing Arunachal Panorama Festival at the Rajiv Gandhi University campus, a symposium on the topic “Systematic Corruption in Arunachal Society Reflects a Deeper Breakdown of Community Values” was organized at Panorama ground

DNGC hosts N’tl seminar on ‘Cultural Heritage of NE India’

Itanagar, Mar 12: A two-day ICSSR (Indian Council of Social Science Research)-sponsored national seminar on ‘Cultural Heritage of North-East India’ was held in the Jubilee Hall of Dera Natung Govt College, Itanagar on March 10-11 last. RGU Vice-Chancellor Prof Tamo