Daily Archives: August 26, 2018

Riding on Ragyor double, Banggo United seal Solung title

Staff REPORTER CHIMPU, Aug 25: Banggo United FC lifted the Itanagar Solung Festival Football Tournament Trophy defeating Solung United FC 4-2 in an exhilarating final match played at AAPBn ground, Chimpu near here on Saturday. Johnson Ragmukh of Banggo United

Dorjee Khandu Memorial State Badminton Championship-VI commences

TEZU, Aug 25: The 6th edition of Dorjee Khandu Memorial State Badminton Championship got underway at Kalikho Pul Indoor Badminton stadium here today. All 22 Districts Badminton Associations including Capital Complex Badminton Association affiliated with ASBA are taking part in

MLA takes stock of ‘drought’ hit villages in Mebo

PASIGHAT, Aug 25: Advisor to CM Lombo Tayeng, accompanied by East Siang DC Tamiyo Tatak and a host of other officials, today took stock of ‘drought’ hit Gadum,Gadum ii, Mer, Namsing, Kongkul and Seram villages under Namsing circle in Mebo

DoAC holds seminar on ‘Traditional and Folk Art of Himalayan Region’

NAHARLAGUN, Aug 25: In an attempt aiming to enlighten the school going children on several aspects of culture and traditions, a seminar cum training on ‘Traditional and Folk Art of Himalayan Region’ was organized by the Department of Art and

2nd sitting of Estimate Committee on Aug 31

ITANAGAR, Aug 25: The second sitting of the Estimate Committee of Sixth Legislative Assembly has been deferred to August 31 next, according to an official press note. Earlier, the second sitting, which will be held at the conference hall of

Arunachal Tea Garden fetches ‘record’ price in auction

Litem Eshi ORI PASIGHAT, Aug25: Donyi Polo Tea Estate in Arunachal Pradesh scripted “history” when a grade of its special tea – golden needles – got sold for Rs 40,000, the highest price fetched at the auctions till date. A

Slew of activities mark pre-Solung celebration

KHONSA, Aug 25: A slew of activities including rituals, folk song and traditional dances marked the pre-Solung celebrated by the Adi community of Khonsa, the headquarters of Tirap district, here today. Solung is one of the major harvest festivals of

NERIST hosts voluntary blood donation camp

ITANAGAR, Aug 25: The NSS Cell of NERIST in collaboration with the Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (TRIHMS), Naharlagun organized a voluntary blood donation camp at the NERIST premises in Nirjuli. During the camp, Dr Sona Pasang

Be a part of public policy and governance: CM to Gen Next

ITANAGAR, Aug 25: In an effort to strap up enormous prospects of the young generation, Chief Minister Pema Khandu has called upon the Gen Next to be a part of public policy and governance in order to give democracy its

Governor, CM extend greetings on Raksha Bandhan

ITANAGAR, Aug 25: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra has extended warm greetings to the people of the State on the joyous occasion of Raksha Bandhan. In his message, the Governor said that ‘Raksha Bandhan’ symbolizes a