Daily Archives: April 17, 2017

Competition for Hangpan Dada Memorial Trophy begins at Nari


NARI, Apr 16: The constituency level football and volleyball (men and women’s) competition for Hangpan Dada Memorial Trophy was inaugurated yesterday by the vice chairman of Sports Authority of Arunachal G Doke at Daying Ering Stadium, Nari. Speaking on the

BJP observes Samrasta Divas


ITANAGAR, Apr 16: The 126th birth anniversary of the architect of Indian Constitution Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar was observed as ‘Samrasta Divas’ (Harmony Day) by the BJP, Arunachal Pradesh in a function at Hotel Donyi Polo Ashoka here on April

Sangken concludes on a joyous note


ITANAGAR, Apr 16: The splashy three-day traditional annual Water Festival of the Theravada Buddhists, popularly known as Sangken, ended joyfully on Sunday, marking the Theravada Buddhist New Year. Celebrated in the month of April every year, Sangken was observed with

Cyclone damages rubber farm in E/Siang

| Staff REPORTER | ITANAGAR, Apr 16: Around 450 rubber plants, owned by one Gagam Taki, were damaged recently by cyclone at Namsing village under Namsing circle. The damage of the rubber garden including a farm house reportedly incurred a

Make Longte a state festival, asserts Waii


NIRJULI, Apr 16: While terming Longte as unique among all festivals in the state Home Minister Kumar Waii has called for making it a state festival. Addressing the Longte festival celebration at Nyikum Niya ground here yesterday, Waii said that

Women’s Savings Day observed


TEZU, Apr 16: Lohit district joined rest of the country to celebrate the Women’s Savings Day on April 15 at Telluliang community hall, where women members, small savings agents, GBs and Panchayat members participated. The function was organized by the

DEE inspects IGC Niglok to see Sainik School readiness


Correspondent PASIGHAT, Apr 16: In order to take stock of preparedness and completion of temporary infrastructures for functionalizing the Sainik School from the next academic session, Director Elementary Education (DEE) Tapi Gao has yesterday inspected the Industrial Growth Centre, Niglok

PPA leader injured in road accident


| Correspondent | PASIGHAT, Apr 16: In a road accident on early Thursday morning here at GTC region, the vehicle of Kaling Jerang, general secretary of People’s Party of Arunachal (PPA) collided with a dumper in which Jerang along with

Free health camp organized at Seppa


Seppa, Apr 16: East Kameng District Health Society in collaboration with Indian Medical Association, Arunachal Pradesh State Branch organized a free health camp here on Saturday last benefiting more than 900 needy people from various parts of the district headquarters

ABVP, Arunachal unit meets


Itanagar, Apr 16: ABVP, Arunachal Pradesh unit organized a two-day State working committee and state executive meeting at Abotani Vidya Niketan, Pachin (Naharlagun) on April 15-16. Members from all over the State took part in the meeting for review and