Daily Archives: May 5, 2017

Assam proposes two-child norm from Panchayat to MP-level


Guwahati, May 4: The Assam government today proposed to debar persons with more than two children from contesting any election in the state, right from the panchayat level to MP-level. While proposing to bring laws to bar people with more

Apex court reserves its order on making Aadhaar card mandatory to file tax returns


New Delhi, May 4: The Supreme Court today reserved its order on whether to make Aadhaar mandatory to obtain a Permanent Account Number (PAN) and file tax returns. A two-judge bench, headed by Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri and also comprising

Indore cleanest among 434 cities: Swachh Survey


New Delhi, May 4: Indore in Madhya Pradesh has been ranked as the cleanest among 434 cities while Bhopal in the same State followed it to be the second cleanest city in a survey which was released here today by

‘Dikchow Banat Palaax’ wins National Film Award


Guwahati, May 4: Critically acclaimed Assamese feature film ‘Dikchow Banat Palaax’, which was released in September last year, has been awarded the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration at the 64th National Film Awards in New

Print media to be always relevant: Nachung


NIRJULI, May 4: Relevance of print media would go on increasing for its referral value despite the boom in electronic media and mobile revolution these days, said IMC Deputy Chief Councillor Tarh Nachung here today.   Addressing the local traders

ASM Jobi Tamuk passes away


PASIGHAT, May 4: Three-time Anchal Samity Member from Rani Village Anchal segment-IV, Jobi Tamuk, has passed away in a local hospital here on Tuesday last following brief illness. He was 55 and is survived by his wife, four sons and

Labour Officer clears air on search op


Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, May 4: Days after Adi Baane Kebang (ABK) accused the Labour Department of maintaining ‘partiality’ in conducting a search at Education Secretary Bidol Tayeng’s Itanagar residence, Labour Officer Lee Ete today clarified that the department was only

Demand for NIT


ITANAGAR, May 4: The All Arunachal Pradesh RTI Activists’ Youth Forum, in a representation to the Director General of Police cum Managing Director, Arunachal Pradesh Police Housing & Welfare Corporation Ltd, has sought for NIT against SADA scheme 2016-17. Claiming

BSNL urged to install GSM BTS at Mengio


ITANAGAR, May 4: In a joint representation to the General Manager, BSNL, Itanagar, the PRI leaders of Mengio and All Mengio Students’ Union requested the telecom giant for immediate replacement of CDMA BTS to GSM BTS at Mengio and Silsango

State gets ‘major boost’ on Digital India campaign


ITANAGAR, May 4: As part of the Digital India, a flagship programme of the Govt of India with a vision to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy, the realization of the campaign in Arunachal Pradesh, apparently,