Daily Archives: March 26, 2018

Relief distributed to fire victims

ITANAGAR, Mar 25: The All Upper Subansiri Village Students’ Welfare Association has on Saturday distributed relief items including rice to the fire victims of Polo Colony, Daporijo where two dwelling houses were gutted in a recent fire mishap. The Association,

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway gets indigenously developed AC coach

GUWAHATI, Mar 25: The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway has successfully developed and tested two air-conditioned narrow gauge coaches for running in the UNESCO World Heritage railway soon. These air-conditioned coaches will make travelling in the hill railway more comfortable for travellers

Pre-Mopin celebrated at Palin

PALIN, Mar 25: Mopin, the most popular festival of the Galo community, was celebrated for the first time at Palin, Kra Daadi district on March 24 with traditional gaiety and religious fervour. The pre-Mopin Giidii, organised by the Govt officers

Yuva Kala Sadhana Sivir begins

DIMAPUR, Mar 25: A five-day Yuva Kala Sadhana Sivir – workshop on theatre, fine arts, classical music of India, Katha dance, Odissi dance, Naga folk dance, and tabla, flute and Naga drum playing, organized by Sanskar Bharati Poorvottar, has got

Army lends helping hands to school children

PASIGHAT, Mar 25: Under its civic action programme, Indian Army’s Spearhead Gunners from the Sigar Military Station located near Sigar village under Mebo sub-division on Saturday distributed study materials including microscopes, globes, books and stationery items to the students from

CM attends Chenrezig statue installation at Mukto

TAWANG, Mar 24: Chief Minister Pema Khandu today attended the statue installation of Buddhist deity Chenrezig (four-armed Avalokteshvara), gifted by His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama, at Ku-Brah Mukto village. Speaking at the religious gathering at Kitdhung Gompa, the Chief Minister

MoS Railways reviews progress of all ongoing Northeast projects

GUWAHATI, Mar 25: Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain today held a review meeting with senior railway officers including Sanjive Roy, General Manager, Northeast Frontier Railway and N K Prasad, General Manager, NF Railway (Construction) at Maligaon, the headquarters

Surprise raids by DA continue; 2 more bar/restaurants sealed

ITANAGAR, Mar 25: Continuing with the surprise raids, the Itanagar Capital Complex District Administration yesterday carried out yet another unannounced raid wherein two bars/restaurants namely, Blue Restaurant and Poong Nest Bar were found to be running their bars beyond the

Union Govt’s Spl incentives for new industrial units in Northeast

NEW DELHI, Mar 25: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh today said here that the North East Industrial Development Scheme (NEIDS), approved by the Union Cabinet, will play a crucial

We need home grown soldiers to reinforce Indian Army: Governor says ‘wounds of 1962 war are still fresh in my memory’

ITANAGAR, Mar 25: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra while reiterating his stance to reinforce Indian Army said, we need home grown soldiers who are well acquainted with the people and topography of the area and will