M Phil entrance result out
ITANAGAR, Sept 22: The final result of the entrance test for the M Phil programme
of RGU for the session 2010-11 has been declared.
The result is available at RGU website.
Honour for Prof Belliappa
ITANAGAR, Sept 22: A rare honour has been bestowed on Rajiv Gandhi University Vice-Chancellor
KC. Belliappa as one of his articles has been included in a prestigious critical
volume published in the United States. Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of Humanities
at Yale University and one of the foremost American literary critics has included
Belliappa’s article entitled, “Macaulay’s ‘Imperishable Empire’ and ‘Nelly, I am
Heathcliff’ in Emily Bronte’s ‘Wuthering Heights’” in his book, “The Brontes,” an
anthology of critical essays on the three Bronte sisters, the nineteenth century
KCR demands arrest of all accused in PDS scam
ITANAGAR, Sept 22: Kameng Citizens’ Right (KCR) demanded arrest of all the accused
in the PDS scam under prevention of corruption Act.
Expressing surprise at the arrest of only former Chief Minister Gegong Apang from
among the 96 accused, the KCR in its emergency meeting held at Itanagar today demanded
criminal proceeding against the state Govt officials allegedly involved in the PDS
scam. It further demanded cancellation of bail granted to the accused arrested earlier
as the accused were allegedly involved in the criminal breach of trust and misappropriation
of public fund meant for food for rural public.
While demanding intervention of the CBI for fair probe in to the PDS scam, the KCR
also appealed the regional director of the Crime Investigation Bureau to take up
the case for proper investigation.
Hapoli Govt Sec school students shine
ZIRO, Sept 22: Mudang Yabyung, a student of Class X won the first prize in the drawing
competition conducted to mark the International Literacy Day at Ziro on Sept 8 last.
However, the competition results were declared today. Bengia Naina and Nokyem Ngobang
(both students of class -VIII) won the second and third prize respectively. All the
three prize winning students belong to Government Secondary School, Hapoli. The event
was co-coordinated by Gyati Tajang, Assistant Project Officer (AE).
DAPORIJO, Sept 22: The Upper Subansiri District Magistrate A Abhayankar in an order
banned construction of any type of building/ infrastructures within 50 meters from
the center point of Air field, Daporijo on either side in view of the proposed operationalisation
of it. This order came into force with effect from Sept 14 and any violation of the
order will entail legal action as per rules. DIPRO
New associations formed
ITANAGAR, Sept 22: With the sole aim to fight against on-going corruption in the
state, a union in the name and style of Arunachal Pradesh Anti Corruption Union was
formed in a meeting today with Nabam Rama as chairman, Michi Ranka as vice chairman
and Maru Tayuk (Luke) as general secretary.
The Leporiang Town Welfare Development Committee has been formed recently with Nabam
Palang, Kara Doni and Nabam Atu as chairman, vice chairman and general secretary
Another association, namely All Sangram Circle FPS Welfare Association (ASCFPSWA)
was formed in a meeting held at Sangram recently with Tamchi Taigh, Hillang Tadap
and Tamchi Nyamedak as chairman, vice chairman and general secretary respectively.
AACWA demands retendering
ITANAGAR, Sept 22: All Arunachal Contractors Welfare Association has urged the power
department for retendering NIT for system improvement of HT/LT line in and around
Daporijo Electrical Division for the benefit of the bonafide local contractors.
In a letter to state power secretary, the Association resented that the NIT No DAED/DB-1/2010-11/877-92
Dt 7/09/2010 provided only 18 hours for purchase and submission of tender document.
It said, the NIT published in a local daily on Sept 19 asked for submission of tender
documents on Sept 20 at 3.30 pm, which is not possible for the contractors to do
the same within few hours, the association added while threatening to fight for right
of the bonafide contractors.
CJ visit Tawang War memorial
TAWANG, Sept 22: Chief Justice of Guwahati High Court Justice B. Lokur today visited
Tawang War Memorial and paid homage to the soldiers who sacrificed their life for
the cause of the nation.
Justice had to stay back in Tawang for more than the stipulated time because of harsh
He visited Jang Waterfall yesterday. During morning hours he also interacted with
Govt officers during his visit to the Kalawangpo Convention Hall and DC's Office
and also visited District Hospital and Tawang Craft Centre Emporium.(DIPRO)
ITANAGAR, Sept 23: Subu Lento has been appointed as president of the All Arunachal
Contractors’ Welfare Association Lower Subansiri unit.
SSA staff appeal
ITANAGAR, Sept 23: Arunachal Pradesh Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Contractual Employees
Association (APSSACEA) has appealed the education minister for regularization of
In a 8-point charter of demand submitted to the education minister, the Association
further demanded separation of elementary education from the directorate of school
education, yearly increment of salary at the rate of 10 per cent and all benefit
and allowances applicable under the norms of the central and state Govts.