Daily Archives: July 17, 2017

Govt releases pre & post-matric scholarships


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: The state govt has released pre-matric scholarships to 2562 applicants out of 2594 claimants as 32 applications were found duplicate, informed an official release. Out of 22,564 applications for post-matric scholarships, releases have been made by the

GAF dismayed at ‘failure’ of GoAP on several fronts


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: The Green Arunachal Foundation (GAF) has expressed its dismay at the reported failure of the state govt on several fronts, especially in tackling monsoon related disasters. GAF made its disgust known on GoAP’s alleged inability to solve

BWS Academic Excellence Awards presented


NAHARLAGUN, Jul 16: The Bengia Welfare Society (BWS) Annual Academic Excellence Award 2017 was held in a city hotel here on Saturday amidst huge gathering of clan members. In total, nine meritorious students, who excelled in recently declared class X

Students’ Union of NERIST ‘SUN’ suspends agitation


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: A press release from the Students’ Union of NERIST (SUN) today said here that with the ‘partial’ fulfillment of their demands, the SUN, in greater interest of new students and their parents who came from all over

PPWC calls off proposed East Siang bandh


Correspondent PASIGHAT, Jul 16: The Pasighat People’s Welfare Committee (PPWC) has called off its proposed East Siang district bandh on July 17 following the assurance given by Power Department to provide uninterrupted power supply to the district by rectifying the

APSLSA conducts PLVs’ orientation cum induction training


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: Arunachal Pradesh State Legal Services Authority (APSLSA) has conducted one-day orientation cum induction training for the members of Arunachal Pradesh Parents Association of Disabled Children and Arunachal Pradesh Paralympics Association at Itanagar on July 15. Since the

Massive erosion at 21 Mile, RF area poses threat to Pasighat


Correspondent PASIGHAT, Jul 16: At a time when Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Chief Minister Pema Khandu accompanied by Parliamentary Secretary for Disaster Management Kaling Moyong were conducting aerial survey of flood affected areas including Siang

Society reiterates demand, serves ‘ultimatum’ to Sona to clear stand


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: There seems to be no sigh of relief for Mechuka MLA-cum-Govt Spokesperson and Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism Pasang Dorjee Sona in connection with the infamous Rs 4 crore issue with the Boh Ramo Bokar (Adi) Elite Society

Khandu takes the fight against corruption one more step ahead


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: As he completes one year in office on Monday (July 17), Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu’s effort to bringing transparency, efficiency and accountability in governance by uprooting the ill practice of corruption in public administration continues

Assembly Secretariat all set to hold Presidential election


ITANAGAR, Jul 16: The Arunachal Pradesh State Legislative Assembly is all set to hold the Presidential election tomorrow (July 17). A fool-proof security arrangement has been put in place at Itanagar for the election to the country’s top constitutional post,