Keep an eye

Ever since Pathankot terror attack took place, the role of Border Security Forces (BSF) has been under scanner. BSF guards large section of Indo-Pakistan border stretching from Gujarat to Jammu & Kashmir. On eastern front they guard Indo-Bangladesh border. Questions have been raised over how Pakistan based terrorists sneaked...

Happy news

The news that 53 KM long Papu-Yupia-Potin stretch of Trans Arunachal Highway (TAH) is ready to be formally inaugurated is perhaps one of the best news in a long time. Chief Engineer Highway Western Zone, Bora Ete who yesterday made final inspection expressed satisfaction with the quality of work....

Shameful incident

India has been deeply shamed by what happened at Bengaluru few days ago. A 21-year-old Tanzanian woman student was allegedly beaten up and stripped by the mob in a case of mistaken identity after a woman was mowed down by a car in Bengaluru on Sunday night. The incident...

NE states still waiting for good days

Central government today unleashed another round of major infrastructure projects. Govt. of India cleared six road projects and one port sector project with estimated project cost of around Rs 9,672 crore. It included four National Highway projects, one each in the state of Maharashtra and Himachal Pradesh and two...

A good beginning

The Clean Arunachal campaign which began yesterday across the state is a very good initiative. The campaign will run till 13th February culminating into statehood day celebration on February 20. Ever since the campaign began normally dirtied streets of capital complex looks cleaner. People are voluntarily turning up in...

Exercise restrains

The report of an IAS officer being ill treated by security forces in Itanagar during security checking is not a good sign. As per the media report police personnel is reported to have misbehaved with the officer even after he gave his identity. The incident raises serious question mark....

Stop this avoidable spat

Ever since the political crisis started in the state an ugly spat has broken out between Congress leaders and Governor JP Rajkowa. Day by day the spat is getting murkier and very personal. Congress leaders led by former Chief Minister Nabam Tuki have leveled series of allegation against Governor...

A big gamble

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in a surprise move yesterday declared union minister Sarbananda Sonowal as chief ministerial candidate for the assembly poll in Assam to be held in April this year. The decision to project Sonowal was surprising and caught many off guard. The announcement was made at...

Early days to pass judgment

A big blame game has broken out between political parties over the move of central government to impose president rule in Arunachal Pradesh. While opposition BJP has welcomed the move, the Congress and parties supporting them including NCP has strongly criticized the move. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has termed...

Providing job is not ultimate solution

In a fresh bid to woo the youths of naxal and insurgency affected region, today union government approved a proposal for raising 17 Indian Reserve Battalions by Jammu and Kashmir and Left-Wing Extremism (LWE) affected states. A decision to this effect was taken during Cabinet meeting in New Delhi....

Anxious wait

The decision of union government to recommend President's rule in the Arunachal has deeply divided the political classes. While opposition parties like AAP and JD (U) has strongly criticized the move, ruling BJP has justified the decision. Congress party today moved the Supreme Court challenging Union Cabinet's recommendation. The...

Crucial visit

The visit of French President Francois Hollande to India comes at a crucial juncture. In recent month both France and India has been victim of gruesome terror attacks. In November last year around 130 people died in a horrific terror attack in Paris city. The attack was carried out...

Need of hour is long term solution

After a gap of few months, the issue of non-payment of salaries to teacher working under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan(SSA) keeps on surfacing in the local media. The Arunachal Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Teachers’ Association (AASSATA) today claimed that SSA teachers have not been paid salaries since October last year. AASSATA...

Timely action

Ever since winter has set in capital complex has turned into ‘dusty city.’ It is becoming next to impossible for vehicle users especially bikers to ride along the national highway. The ongoing repairing cum re-carpeting of various stretches of Itanagar-Banderdewa road is causing more pollution. The construction material left...

Time to introspect

Once considered the most peaceful state these days Arunachal is in news for all the wrong reasons. Incidents of crime especially related to children are growing which is matter of deep concern. School and home, which are believed to be the safest places for children, are becoming unsafe. Many...

Take care of National Highway

District Magistrate Capital Complex recently ordered residents of Capital Complex to maintain all existing dilapidated fencing, OBT houses, OBT structures around 50 mtrs along both sides of National Highway from Hollongi to Banderdewa. For this residents has been given time till 1st of the February. This order has been...

Engage rebel groups in dialogue process

When BJP government came to power at centre, there was lot of hope that North East region will reap the benefit of development process promised by them. However it’s going to be almost 2 years since Narendar Modi led government came to power at centre but situation has not...

Let normalcy return to Iran

After years of isolation Iran is finally ready to fully integrate with rest of the world. International community led by America and European Union today lifted years of punishing sanction against Iran. Nuclear-related sanctions on Iran were lifted in Vienna, after UN inspectors said the Islamic republic had met...

Gracefully accept verdict of SC

Arunachal's political battle has finally reached Supreme Court of India. Yesterday Apex Court referred to a Constitution bench several petitions arising out of certain orders passed by the Gauhati High Court in the ongoing political battle in Arunachal Pradesh. Matter is now being heard by a five-judge Constitution bench....

Welcome sign

In the aftermath of Pathankot terror attack, India and Pakistan has exhibited lot of maturity which is a revelation in itself. Earlier whenever Pakistan based terrorist group carried out terror attacks in India, it use to create tension in the region. Pakistan use to out-rightly reject involvement of their...

Fire incidents on rise

Every year, during winter season Arunachal witnesses multiple number of fire accidents. Massive properties worth crores of rupees get lost and many people are rendered homeless. Fire incidents has been repeatedly occurring across the state for the last many years but still we have not been able to find...

India will have to maintain balance

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will pay two day official visit to Palestine and Israel from 17th of this month. The two countries is very important partner of India. India and Israel share close relation in the fields of agriculture, science and technology and education. The visit will augment...

Pakistan should stop supporting terror group

With Taliban once again emerging as major force in Afghanistan, it is deeply worrying the entire world. Ever since NATO forces started to leave country, the Afghan government has come under severe pressure from Taliban’s. The militant group has launched multiple attacks in various parts of country and has...

Look beyond

The local media recently reported that Union Tourism Ministry has sanctioned Rs.49, 76, 59,906 for development of Bhalukpong – Bomdila – Tawang tourist circuit under North East theme of Swadesh Darshan. The proposal includes infrastructure development in one of the busiest tourist circuit of the state. Besides, way side...

It’s better to be prepared

In the last few days North East region has been rocked by series of earthquakes. On Monday, a strong quake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale hit Tamenglong in Manipur. This was followed by many small and medium aftershocks. In Manipur many people lost lives. The earthquake also caused...

Stop fooling around

Even as state is witnessing serious political turmoil, it is the bureaucrats which are giving ray of hope to the people of Arunachal Pradesh. The political classes are busy in pulling each other's leg, thereby, seriously hampering the developmental process. For the last four month Arunachal has been witnessing...

Media should be cautious in reporting terror

Once again the role of media in covering the terror attack is being scrutinized post Pathankot terror attack. Some of the security experts alleged that non-stop coverage of terror incident helps terrorist and their handlers. In social media people demanded for banning of NDTV alleging that channel aired crucial...

Pathankot terror attack will test Indo-Pak relation

Just when the peace process between India and Pakistan were getting on right track, the Pathankot terror attack has came as major setback. Initial lead points to the involvement of ISI and Pakistan based Jaish-E-Mohammed. This new development has dampened the spirit of bonhomie which prevailed for some days...

Capital complex deserves a good quality road

After much delay, the re-carpeting cum repairing of capital road has started in several stretches. Though the quality is still questionable, the very sight of PWD starting the repairing work has given lot of happiness to the dwellers of capital complex. The Itanagar-Banderdewa road is in dilapidated condition. Large...

Intelligence mess up

Just a week after Prime Minister Modi met up with Nawaz Sharif, his Pakistani counter, Indian Air Force Station at Pathankot is under attack by Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists. Seven precious Indian lives have been lost and scores injured. Four terrorists are reported to be dead but the exact numbers of...
Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com