Category : Local News


Revamp Education Dept, reiterates Minister


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: Reiterating his “revamp department” call, Education Minister Honchun Ngandam has called upon the officers and staff of Education Department to work with renewed vigour and energy from new academic session in order to achieve the desired goal.

Bid to speed up progress of ongoing Soochna Bhavan


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: In a bid to speed up the progress of the ongoing Soochna Bhavan, apparently lying in construction mode for last six years, Parliamentary Secretary for IPR Mama Natung has assured to take up the matter with Chief

CM visits Manjushree School & Orphanage


TAWANG, Mar 25: Paying his first visit to Manjushree Vidyapith, a school for orphan and disabled children located at the outskirts of this district HQs town, as Chief Minister of the State, Pema Khandu today announced that from now on,

AAPSU rebuts China objection to Dalai Lama’s Arunachal visit


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: Rebutting China’s oft-repeated claims over Arunachal and its objection to Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness Dalai Lama’s upcoming visit to the State, the All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) today decried the neighbouring country in strongest terms

Arunachal leg of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav concludes


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: The three-day Arunachal Pradesh leg of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav, organized at Parade Gound in Tawang, has come to an end today with Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju attending the closing function as the

NSCN(K) cadre nabbed


CHANGLANG: The Changlang Battalion of Assam Rifles apprehended an NSCN(K) cadre, identified as SS CPL Nokhang (32) from Malugaon in Assam’s Tinsukia district. Acting on a tip off, the security forces nabbed the militant from Malugaon with one 9 MM

AOA offers to act as a watchdog


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: The Arunachal Olympic Association (AOA) has suggested that all the applications for recruitment of meritorious sportspersons in the State govt jobs are routed through it (AOA), to be headed by expert committee, for scrutiny and verification of

Make no compromise on ‘health’ initiatives: Rijiju


ZIRO, Mar 25: Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju flagged off the much needed ambulance of General Hospital, Ziro today in presence of local MLA Tage Taki, Lower Subansiri DC Kemo Lollen, ex-MLA Nani Ribia, doctors, public leaders

Stress for spreading de-addiction campaign


ROING, Mar 25: A de-addiction awareness campaign was organized by AMYAA NGO, Roing with support from NHPC Ltd under its CSR initiatives. A total of 153 participants comprising mainly of parents, students and SHGs among others attended the programme. Speaking

Deeply hurt, says GPF


ITANAGAR, Mar 25: Deeply pained at the contents of the recent AdiSU statement on Lower Siang issue, the Galo Peoples’ Front (GPF) has objected to it in strongest terms. In a press note, the Front said: “GPF is very much