Daily Archives: March 20, 2017

Police alleged of collecting money from vehicles illegally

Maksam TAYENG PASIGHAT, Mar 19: The police personnel posted at Raneghat, 2 Mile and Ruksin check gates in East Siang district have been accused of illegally collecting entry and exit fees from vehicles. Apaying Perme, ASM, Ayeng village under Mebo

AdiSU firm on ‘Lower Siang’ stand

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Mar 19: Reiterating its stand on Lower Siang issue, the Adi Students’ Union (AdiSU) has made a strong pitch on non-inclusion of any area under Nari-Koyu Assembly constituency in Lower Siang district saying “it will not allow any

Fire guts kutcha house

ITANAGAR, Mar 19: One kutcha house owned by Nabam Pekhi of Nimte village under Sagalee sub-division was reduced to ashes in the wee hours today. However, no loss of life has been reported and the cause of fire may be

Khandu greets new Uttarakhand CM

ITANAGAR, Mar 19: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has congratulated Trivendra Singh Rawat for being sworn-in as 9th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand on Saturday. Khandu hoped that with BJP Government in place under the blessings and guidance of Prime

Awareness camp on labour welfare schemes held

TAWANG, Mar 19: In order to create awareness among the labour class regarding the various welfare measures for them, the Arunachal Pradesh Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board conducted a mega awareness camp at Zomkhang Hall here today. Speaking

‘Ploy’ to misuse govt fund alleged

ITANAGAR, Mar 19: In what appears to be a case of oversight and if the claim made by an organization is to be believed, one of the key State govt departments was allegedly allocated an amount of Rs one crore

Hillang Ruth, Mudang Omo take top honours in Itanagar Mini Marathon

Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, Mar 19: Hillang Ruth, for women and Mudang Omo, for men won the top honours in the Itanagar Mini Marathon (Run for Consumer Awareness) that started from IG Park and ended at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Naharlagun this

Army rescues 127 tourists stuck in snow blizzard near Tawang

NEW DELHI, Mar 19: The Indian Army has rescued 127 tourists trapped in a snow blizzard across the Sela Pass near Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh. A massive blizzard struck yesterday around 2.45 pm between Sela and Tawang. After reports of

One-day state mourning declared for ex-minister Ngurang Tazap’s death

ITANAGAR, Mar 19: The Arunachal Pradesh govt has declared a one-day state mourning on March 20 (Monday) in view of the demise of former Deputy Minister Ngurang Tazap. During the period of state mourning, the national flag will be flown

PM says Yogi Adityanath will make UP ‘Uttam Pradesh’

NEW DELHI, Mar 19: As the Yogi Adityanath-led government took over in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the “sole mission and motive is development” of the state, in an apparent bid to allay apprehensions over the