Daily Archives: February 13, 2018

Unbiased journalism key for healthy democracy: NALCO chief at IJU meet

BHUBANESWAR, Feb 12: The two-day Indian Journalists Union (IJU) National Executive Committee meeting had concluded here on Sunday with a resolution to strengthen the union activities for safety and security of working journalists across the country. Altogether, 19 state units

ATPWDS mulls dharna during PM visit

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: Stunned by reported surrendering of contract work by M/S ECI and TK Enterprises Pvt Ltd to construct the Potin-Pangin stretch of Trans-Arunachal Highway and consequent uncertainty and chaos prevailing in the region, the Aalo Town Public Welfare

Budget session from Mar 9

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: The Budget session of Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly will commence for a six-day sitting, starting from March 9 next. Governor Brig (Dr) B D Mishra (Retd) summoned the Sixth Legislative Assembly of Arunachal Pradesh to meet for

Inter-Ministerial team in State

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: A seven-member Inter-Ministerial team of the Central Govt on disaster management, headed by Prakash, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, called on Chief Minister Pema Khandu at his office here this morning. The team is on a

Anti-opium drive launched, about 200 ha of poppy crops destroyed in Namsai

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: In a bid to eradicate the drug menace, the Narcotic Cell of Excise Department, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh today launched an opium poppy plantations destruction drive in Namsai district along with the Central Bureau of Narcotics, District

Demand reiterated

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: The All Arunachal Pradesh Youth Forum has reiterated its demand to the state govt to issue an order for immediate cancellation of land allotment given to Deori tribe and non-APST within the state. The Forum, in a

Curtains on IKBF-42 drawn

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: The curtains of the 42nd International Kolkata Book Fair (IKBF) were drawn yesterday as the beating of bell and clapping of lakhs of book readers and lovers marked the conclusion at Saltlake Central Park, the venue of

‘Hand over Pinch death case to CBI’

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: Resenting on “sheer” delay in making any concrete breakthrough into the mysterious death of Ngurang Pinch, former Doimukh MLA, the All Arunachal Pradesh Youth Forum today demanded the state govt to hand over the case to CBI

APLS extols Mamang

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: The Arunachal Pradesh Literary Society (APLS) led by its president Y D Thongchi, a Sahitya Academi awardee himself, today congratulated state’s noted writer-poet Mamang Dai on receiving the most prestigious Sahitya Academi award from its president Chandrasekhara

Speed up process for teachers’ recruitment: AAPSU

ITANAGAR, Feb 12: A team of All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) including its president Hawa Bagang and GS Tobom Dai today called on Dr Madhu Rani Teotia, Secretary Education (GoAP) and submitted a memorandum, pleading to speed up the