Monthly Archives: June 2017




PPA to ‘endorse’ Kovind candidature


ITANAGAR, Jun 29: The People’s Party of Arunachal (PPA) and its nine MLAs have unanimously decided to extend support to Ram Nath Kovind, the presidential candidate of NDA. This was stated by PPA legislature party leader Takam Pario in a

Anjaw aims to tackle drug abuse


HAWAI, Jun 29: A health cum awareness camp was organized at Wahal village under Hawai circle where people of more than five villages availed of health service delivery at their doorsteps. While the medical camp was spearheaded by Dr S

Get involved in every stage of policy implementation: Parl Secy


SEPPA, Jun 29: The District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee (DDCMC) or Disha of East Kameng district convened its first quarter meeting at Kameng Hall here today to plan and coordinate all centrally sponsored schemes proposed to be implemented in

Rurban Mission sets sail


TUTING, Jun 29: The National Rurban Mission in Tuting cluster being the pilot project for the State of Arunachal Pradesh today took a huge step forward under the leadership of Nyali Ete, Special Secretary, RD Department and Duly Kamduk, Director,

Yukar Tache first from Arunachal to win a medal in Nat’l Aquatic C’ship


ITANAGAR, Jun 29: A young diver from Arunachal Pradesh, Yukar Tache, has brought laurels to the State by winning bronze medal at recently held National Aquatic Championship at Balewadi, Pune, Maharashtra, according to a release from Arunachal Amateur Aquatic Association

Reconsider decision on retirement age extension, demands AAPUYA


ITANAGAR, Jun 29: The All Arunachal Pradesh Unemployed Youth Association (AAPUYA), in a four-point memorandum to the Chief Minister, has urged the State Govt for reconsideration of its recent decision to enhance the employees’ retirement age from existing 58 to

Governor takes part in cleanliness drive under SBM


DAPORIJO, Jun 29: Governor P B Acharya participated in a cleanliness drive under SBM here, which was organized by the district administration. One of the nine gems (Nav Ratnas) of India chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Swachh Bharat

RGUSU calls off its call for admission boycott


ITANAGAR, Jun 29: The Students’ Union of RGU which had on June 5 declared to boycott the new admission process of the university reportedly, serving a 10 days ultimatum to the State Govt on the road issue (with the student

State ‘gets’ step forward on sanitation front


NEW DELHI, Jun 29: In what can be dubbed as a step forward on sanitation front, the largest state in the North East is going to get the services of an internationally reputed NGO – Sulabh International as the latter