Category : Local News


Library awareness programme held

ITANAGAR, Apr 20: As part of its promotional activities, the Department of Public Libraries, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh today organized a library awareness programme with active involvement of school children at the State Central Library, Itanagar to promote good reading habit

Myoko celebration at crossroads

Taro CHATUNG The month-long Apatani Myoko Festival celebration has formally concluded on April 19 and from 20th April the taboo of this festival is over for village folk except two persons – Myoko priest and Myoko Alih Ahaa Porni – who

School Safety Program conducted at RFGC

CHANGLANG, Apr 20: With an objective to create first responders during natural as well as manmade disasters, a team of 12 Bn NDRF, Doimukh comprising 25 personnel led by Inspector Bhaskar Kumar today conducted School Safety Programme and mock exercise at Rangfrah Govt College,

Fire Service Week concludes

ITANAGAR, Apr 20: The Fire Service Week celebrations concluded on Friday (April 20) at RK Mission Hospital, Itanagar under the guidance of Kime Aya, Supdt of Police, Fire and Emergency Services. The theme of the celebration was “Fire loss is National loss- Let

Talk on ‘Power of Poetry’ delivered

AALO, Apr 20: Known poet, Madhu Raghavendra, gave a talk on ‘Power of Poetry’ at St Francis de Sales (SFS) College, Aalo on April 19 last, focusing on how the young aspiring writers from the college could write about their rich

Municipal polls to Itanagar & Pasighat on May 29 SEC says yet to get approval from govt

Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, Apr 20: The elections to Itanagar and Pasighat municipalities will be held on May 29 with the State Election Commission of Arunachal Pradesh announcing the dates today. Addressing a press conference at the SEC office chamber here,

Protesting cash ‘crunch’, Congress surrounds SBI branches

Staff REPORTER  ITANAGAR, Apr 20: Even as the District Administration declared it illegal, the Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) along with all its frontal wings on Friday gheraoed the State Bank of India (SBI) branches at VIP Road in Itanagar

APPSC urged to defer AE (civil) exam

ITANAGAR, Apr 20: The Nyishi Ethnic Students of Arunachal Pradesh (NESA), Papum Pare district unit has appealed to the authority of APPSC to postpone the proposed Assistant Engineer’s Examination (civil) saying “most of the candidates are studying outside the state”.

Ujjwala Diwas celebrated throughout State

ITANAGAR, Apr 20: As part of the ongoing Gram Swaraj Abhiyan throughout the country, Ujjwala Diwas was celebrated across the State today. YUPIA: During Ujjwala Diwas celebration in Papum Pare district LPG Panchayats were organised at Doimukh, Balijan, Sagalee and

RGU initiative to ‘boost’ its NAAC ranking

ITANAGAR, Apr 20: A one day workshop on ‘New NAAC Process for Assessment and Accreditation of Universities and NIRF Related Issues’ was organized by the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of RGU at the Rajiv Gandhi University premises on Thursday.