Daily Archives: February 19, 2018

Nyokum sports events under way at Nirjuli

ITANAGAR, Feb 18: A day after the start of Nyokum Yullo celebrations at Nyokum Lapang in Itanagar, the Nyokum festivities kicked off at Nyikum Niya Ground, Nirjuli on Sunday with the Zilla Parishad Member from Borum village Techi Tolu inaugurating

Pasighat ‘run(s) for sports’

PASIGHAT, Feb 18: As a part of Statehood Day celebrations, a mini marathon themed “Run For Sports” was today organized by the Department of Sports, GoAP at Daying Ering Govt Higher Secondary School playground here (starting and finishing point) with


Itanagar, Feb 18: The Itanagar Market Welfare Association has condoled the sudden demise of its member Ram Naresh Rai and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul. A native of Muzaffarpur, Bihar, late Rai was running M/s Deepak Trading

Let’s celebrate Nyokum Yullo in its true spirit

Madam, Nyokum Yullo is not only a mere recreational celebration of Nyishi community, but one of the most sanctified and pious festivals, involving a high degree of ritualistic values and spiritual sanctity of the community. It is the reflection of

Call for upgrading Wakro POP to a full-fledged police station

Itanagar, Feb 18: The North East Human Rights Organization (NEHRO), Arunachal Pradesh unit, in a letter addressed to the State’s Director General of Police, today appealed for early upgradation of the Lohit district’s Wakro police out-post (POP) to a full-fledged

Higio Taarak wins gold in Nat’l Ju-Jitsu Championship

ITANAGAR, Feb 18: Higio Taarak of Arunachal Pradesh has won a gold medal in the National Ju-Jitsu Championship 2018 held at Kochi in Kerala from February 1 to 4 last. Taarak competed in the senior -56 category in No-Gi. The

Ali-Aye-Ligang celebrated with pomp & gaiety

NAMSAI, Feb 18: The Mising community of Namsai district today celebrated their annual agriculture based festival, Ali-Aye-Ligang, with pomp and gaiety at Murong Okum (festival ground), Upper Silatoo under Lekang circle in Namsai district. Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein attending

PwDs, senior citizens to get physical aids/appliances under RVY, ADIPS

PASIGHAT, Feb 18: East Siang District Administration has informed through that under the Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana (RVY) and Assistance to Disabled Persons (ADIP) scheme various physical aids and appliances like wheel chairs, walking sticks, hearing aids, artificial dentures, spectacles and

Thongdok attends 6th India Region CPA meet

ITANAGAR, Feb 18: Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly Speaker Tenzing Norbu Thongdok has said that the Press and civil society are invaluable for survival and sustenance of democracy. He said this while addressing the 6th India Region Commonwealth Parliamentarians’ Association meet

China’s disappoinment over PM Modis visit to Arunachal Pradesh

China’s disappoinment over PM Modis visit to Arunachal Pradesh