Category : Local News


Angry mob ‘lynch’ two pedophiles

| Staff REPORTER | ITANAGAR, Feb 19: An angry mob reportedly broke into the Tezu police station in Lohit district, and lynched two pedophiles after dragging them out from their cells for brutally raping and murdering allegedly a 5-year-old girl

‘Rape-murder, lynching’ incidents: CM orders magisterial enquiry 3 cops suspended, SP Tezu transferred

ITANAGAR, Feb 19: Expressing grief and utter shock on the rape and murder of a minor girl at Wakro, Chief Minister Pema Khandu has also expressed shock over the unfortunate incident at Tezu where mob attacked and killed the alleged

Kokai wins men’s mini marathon, Nyiniam nails women’s title

KHONSA, Feb 19: A mini marathon (10 Km) called ‘Run for Sports’ for men and women categories was held at Tirap district headquarters Khonsa today amidst a huge crowd including HoOs, participants, students and general public. P N Thungon, DC

DA meets on shifting of utilities concerning c/o 4-lanning

ITANAGAR, Feb 19: In a bid to hold discussion on shifting of utilities in connection with the construction of 4-lanning of NH-415 from Chandranagar to Papunallah (Package-A), a review meeting was held at the conference hall of DC’s office, Itanagar

Another year, one more milestone

ITANAGAR, Feb 19: With the advent of another year, comes one more milestone. February 20 is a D-Day for both – the State of Arunachal Pradesh and Echo of Arunachal, the first newspaper from the State. Merely, a year separates

Fire destroys Aalo Co-op Society store

AALO, Feb 19: In a fire accident occurred in the building of Aalo Co-operative Society at Yongam market on Feb 18 at around 6 am one grocery store of the Society was completely gutted and another (a pharmacy store) was

Guv, CM greet people on Statehood Day eve

ITANAGAR, Feb 19: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu today conveyed warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Arunachal on the eve of its 32nd Statehood Day. Arunachal Pradesh had

Sri Ramakrishna’s 183rd birthday celebrated

AALO, Feb 19: The 183rd birthday of Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa was celebrated at Ramakrishna Mission, Aalo on Feb 17 with a day-long programme. To mark the day, various programmes were organised in the main prayer hall of the Mission and

Training on ‘cultivation of aromatic plant’ held

NAHARLAGUN, Feb 19: CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology (NEIST), Branch Itanagar organized a training and awareness programme on “Cultivation of Aromatic Plant” under the CSIR-Aroma Mission programme at the Institute premises on Monday (Feb 19). It is well

Cleanliness drive organized at Potin

ITANAGAR, Feb 19: An awareness cum cleanliness drive was organized by the Department of Tourism at Potin tri-junction with the help of ASM Potin and the shop owners yesterday. Participating in the programme, Assistant Tourism Director Bengia Manna Sonam emphasized