Daily Archives: May 13, 2017

Home Ministry says no arbitrary decision on Naga issue

ITANAGAR, May 12: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) that any agreement with NSCN-IM will have the 'sanction and blessings' of all the stakeholders and no arbitrary decision will be taken. "The Home Ministry is well aware of the people's sentiment with regards to...

Arunachal Assembly passes the GST bill

ITANAGAR, May 12: Arunachal Pradesh today became the 12th state in the country and second in North East after Assam, to ratify the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill. Chief Minister Pema Khandu introduced the Arunachal Pradesh Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 during a day-long special session of the...

Tawang-1 HEP on FAC agenda even after PRIs, SMRF said no

ITANAGAR, May 12: Barely three months after the PRIs leaders and Save Mon Region Federation (SMRF) which opposes major power projects in the district had said no to the Tawang Phase I and II Hydro electric projects by the NHPC following a meeting called by the district administration, 600...

Rijiju for upholding value of Arunachal assembly

ITANAGAR, May 12: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju today pitched for upholding the value of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He was speaking in the pre-session meeting on the occasion of commencement of first sitting of special session in the new assembly building here. "A tall magnificent building will be of no...

Complete projects on time: Governor tells NEC

ITANAGAR, May 12: The Governor P.B. Acharya has called on the North East Council (NEC) to ensure timely completion of all projects and suggested on releasing of fund based on physical progress of work. Acharya said this during a meeting with Secretary NEC Ram Muivah in Itanagar on Friday. He expressed...

CM seeks report on Kerang fire, org demands inquiry

ITANAGAR, May 12: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has expressed shock over the fire mishap in Kerang village and sought detailed report of the incident. The Chief Minister has already directed the district administration and the concern department at the state level to assess the properties lost and damaged in the...

The Lobas (Tanis) of Tibet

Adi, Apatani, Galo, Hrusso, Idu, Khowa, Mishing, Nyishi, Puroik, Sajolang and Tagin are called 'Loba' in Tibet. The original home of Tanis as remembered by them is Lhasa in Tibet called "Uli-Usha" by the Adis and "Locho-Lhasa" by the Idus. In 7th century AD, Songtsen Gampo (618-649 AD) of Yarlung...

International Nurses Day celebrated in Arunachal

All possible help and support for development of health sector: Kena ITANAGAR, May 12: Minister Health & Family Welfare Jomde Kena said that the government of Arunachal will provide all possible help and support for development of health sector in the state. Kena said this on Friday while addressing a...

IMC participates in Smart Cities India 2017 Expo

ITANAGAR, May 12: The Itanagar Municipal Council Chief Councillor Kipa Kaku informed that Itanagar under the aegis of smart city Itanagar have participated in the third edition of smart cities India 2017 Expo at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from May 10 to 12. Over 5000 participants from 40 countries...

Arunachal assembly pays tribute to Ngurang Tazap

ITANAGAR, May 12: The Arunachal Pradesh Assembly on Friday paid tribute to former minister Ngurang Tazap, who died at a Guwahati hospital on March 18 last due to prolonged illness. The Speaker TN Thongdok threw light on the life and contributions of late Tazap. The Chief Minister Pema Khandu while describing...

Disaster-ready awareness campaign in Miao

MIAO, May 12: The district administration of Changlang in collaboration with the Diocese of Miao conducted awareness programme on disaster preparedness and management at Newman School, Neotan on Friday. Circle Officer of the newly created Namphai circle Namrata Tiwary said the awareness programme was an humble effort of the local...

Oorja Talent Hunt Football Tournament ends

ITANAGAR, May 12: Month long 'Oorja CAPF Under-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament' organized by ITBP came to an end amidst colourful closing ceremony at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Naharlagun. Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju attended the closing ceremony. Encouraging the youth for passionate and enthusiastic participation,...

Governor picks up broom to clean Capital

ITANAGAR, May 12: Governor of Arunachal Pradesh P.B. Acharya along with his wife Kavita Acharya joined hundreds of people of Capital Complex to clean up D Sector, Naharlagun and area around Clock Tower in Itanagar, the dirtiest areas in the city. Interacting with the sanitation workers, Itanagar Municipal officials, NGOs...

APWS resents PAWB appointments

ITANAGAR, May 12: The All Puroik Welfare Society (APWS) has expressed displeasure over the appointment of seven board members of Puroik Autonomous Welfare Board(PAWB) claiming that seven Puroik members have been nominated without the consent of the society. APWS, the apex organisation of the Puroik community is not satisfied with...

GSU, GYO and GPF team visits Kora-Koyu

ITANAGAR, May 12: A joint team of Galo Students' Union (GSU), Galo Youth Organization (GYO) and Galo People's Front (GPF) visited entire Nari-Koyu Assembly constituency to get first hand information about development initiatives and problems faced by the people of the constituency. The team visited major pockets of the constituency,...

Orchid Translocation prog launched at Tale WLS

ZIRO, May 12: In order to protect the rare species of orchids, the Environment and Forests Department of Hapoli has initiated a program for translocation of orchids from the unprotected areas to the protected areas of Tale Wildlife Sanctuary. The program was officially inaugurated on Friday with translocation and geo...

MGNREGA projects undertaken at Homi-Dogha Panchayat

ITANAGAR, May 12: Projects under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) like, planting of saplings and land levelling under MGNREGA besides, construction of CC footpath funded by FFC undertaken at Homi-Dogha Panchayat in Tali District, Kra Daadi was completed on May 5 last. The projects were undertaken...

Gram Sabha for sensitization on Land records

ITANAGAR, May 12: A Gram Sabha for sensitization on Digital India Land record mordernization was conducted in Abotani Hall, Hapoli on Friday by Tajuk Technologies Pvt Ltd in collaboration with the District Administration, Lower Subansiri. Digital India Land Records Mordernization program (DILRMP) is a centrally sponsored scheme to develop a...

AKKDSU supports NES

ITANAGAR, May 12: The All Kra- Daadi District Students' Union (AKDDSU) has supported the memorandum submitted by Nyishi Elite Society (NES) to State Government seeking the construction of Yangte Tali Road and bridge over Kumey River. The Union informed the state government that 20th Tali is the only assembly constituency...

ATMA staffs seek redressal of grievances

ITANAGAR, May 12: Arunachal Pradesh ATMA Staff Association (APASA) has in a representation to the Directorate of Agriculture on Friday, drawn his attention towards their various grievances and sought early action in the matter. It has claimed that Assistant Technical Manager (ATM) and Block Technical Manager (BTM) staff in Siang...

AHSA lift Women Dree Football trophy

ZIRO, May 12: All Hija Sports Association (AHSA) lifted the Women Dree Football Championship trophy defeating Diibo Sports Club (DSC) 2-0 in the final at Govt. Ziro Higher Secondary School playground on on Friday. Both the goals were scored in the second half by Taru Sunia through penalty kicks. AHSA's Taku...

Soil Health Card distributed

ITANAGAR, May 12: In all, 70 beneficiaries from Barfu and Supliang villages were distributed Soil Health Cards under Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav (MGMG) scheme. Further, teams of KVK, Anjaw collected 1721 samples from different villages of the district and submitted it to the ICAR, Basar and ICAR, Barapani laboratory for...

AdiSU bandh passes off peacefully in Lower Dibang Valley

ROING, May 12: As per report received from District Administration 12 hrs bandh call on Friday by Adisu went off peacefully and no untoward incident took place in the Roing township area. Few incidents of road blockage at Jia, Parbuk and burning of tyres took place near welcome gate....

Monetary support for Hangpan Dada’s family

ITANAGAR, May 12: In a formal official function held at DC's chamber on Friday, an amount of Rs. 5 lakh cash award cheque was handed over to Chasen Dada, wife of Ashok Chakra Posthumous Hangpan Dada by Tirap Deputy Commissioner Ravi Jha, IAS on behalf of 55-Khonsa East MLA...

Dr. Tejum Padu new Vice Chancellor of NEFTU

AALO, May 12: Former Director Higher and Technical Education, Dr. Tejum Padu is the new Vice Chancellor of North East Frontier Technical University, which is the first private technical university in the state. An accomplished writer with several books to his credit, Dr. Padu is also one of the founders...

Meeting held on MVMDP

ANINI, May 12: A meeting on My Village My Development Plan (MVMDP) was conducted in the office of the Deputy Commissioner, Anini on Friday, which was attended by members of Panchayats, administrative officers and officials. Speaking on the occasion, DPDO incharge CO, Julity Mihu explained the process of selecting, prioritizing...

YGFC wins Vacational Running Trophy Football Tournament

ITANAGAR, May 12: Young Generation Football Club (YGFC) defeated the Friends Football Club (FFC) in the finals of 5th Vacational Running Trophy Football Tournament played here on Wednesday last by 4-3 goals. The winner of the match was decided by penalty shootout as both teams failed to score until...

Intl. conference on climate held

ITANAGAR, May 12: The Himalayan Scientific Society for Fundamental and Applied Research in collaboration with Kalimpong Science Centre & Krishi Sanskriti, New Delhi has organized a two-day International conference on "Contemporary Issues in Integrating Climate - The Emerging Area of Agriculture, Horticulture, Biodiversity, Forestry, Engineering Technology, Applied Science &...

KVK Anjaw receives award

ITANAGAR, May 12: Krishi Vigyan Kendra Anjaw, Senior Scientist & Head, Dr. Manish Kanwat has been presented award of appreciation for developing 'Smart Kisan', an offline android based mobile application during the ICAR- ATARI Zone-III organized Annual Zonal Workshop of KVKs for NEH Region held at Agartala, Tripura from...

A hurdle call Aadhar

The decision of central government to make Aadhar compulsory to avail various government sponsored schemes is being challenged in Supreme Court. Next week apex court is expected to hear plea challenging various notifications of the Centre to make Aadhar card mandatory for availing benefits of government schemes. This is...
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