Daily Archives: July 18, 2017

The protector and oppressor.

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The protector and oppressor.

Over 25-crore LED bulbs distributed under UJALA scheme

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New Delhi, Jul 17: With the implementation of the Government of India’s Unnat Jeevan by Affordable LEDs and Appliances for All (UJALA) programme in Arunachal Pradesh, the world’s largest non-subsidised LED bulb distribution programme is now being implemented across India.

Assam flood situation improves; CM directs adequate relief

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Guwahati, Jul 17: The overall flood situation continued to improve gradually in Assam though the cumulative death toll climbed to 65. Official sources said here today that the number of affected population has come down to seven lakh in 17

Stage set for direct contest between Venkaiah, Gopal Gandhi

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New Delhi, Jul 17: With the NDA declaring senior BJP leader and Union Minister M Venkiah Naidu as its Vice-Presidential candidate, as against Opposition’s Gopal Krishna Gandhi, the stage is set for a direct contest for the August 5 elections.

India set to get new First Citizen

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New Delhi, Jul 17: Lawmakers all over India today made a beeline to polling stations to choose the 14th President of the nation. Legislators in Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Bihar showed keen enthusiasm. Ruling National Democratic Alliance nominee Ram

Demand for immediate arrest of alleged accused

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ITANAGAR, Jul 17: The All Itanagar Youth Welfare Association has strongly appealed to the city police for immediate arrest of Joint Commissioner, Tax & Excise Tani Jongkey for allegedly sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl recently. While condemning the incident in

ACS plea to CM

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ITANAGAR, Jul: The Arunachal Civil Society (ACS), in a representation submitted to the Chief Minister, called for immediate start of recruitment process for 306 vacancies for widows on compassionate ground under Police department by issuing advertisement in local dailies. Moreover,

Illegal appointments?: Social activist lodges complaint

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ITANAGAR, Jul 17: Social activist Payi Gyadi has lodged a complaint with the Chairman of State Vigilance Commission and the Superintendent of Police, State Investigation Cell on alleged illegal appointment of two persons as SCO (Social and Cultural Organizer) under

‘Cancer needs new studies by new researchers’

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ROING, Jul 17: A one day seminar on ‘Traditional medicinal plants for cancer prevention and therapy: Progress and Promise’ organized by RIWATCH, Roing was held here yesterday. In his key-note address, Prof Anupam Bishayee, Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Larkin University,

A concerned APCC says Govt must stiffen gun ownership laws

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ITANAGAR, Jul 17: Reacting to series of shooting incidents in the State recently, Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) today expressed its angst on Khandu led govt for allegedly neglecting the ‘rise’ in gun related violence in the State. “Negligence to