The curious case of Kalikho Pul’s confessional statement- – By Patricia Mukhim

The curious case of Kalikho Pul’s confessional statement- – By Patricia Mukhim

Cynics find it hard to believe that the 60 page handwritten script of the late Kalikho Pul who served for a brief while as Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, has the propensity to change the way politics is acted out in Arunachal Pradesh. Those who know the politics of that state smirk and say, “Pul […]

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Security forces apprehended a NSCN (K) militant and three Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam on Thursday. According to the reports, security forces on Thursday apprehended a NSCN (K) militant from Arunachal Pradesh’s Wakka area. Kohima based Defence PRO Colonel Chiranjeet Konwer said that, following a tip-off the Khonsa Battalion under the […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Film shot at Arunachal background wins Special Prize at Berlin Film Festival

Arunachal Pradesh: Film shot at Arunachal background wins Special Prize at Berlin Film Festival

Amar Kaushik’s “Aaba”, the sole Indian film in competition at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival, won the Special Prize of Generation Kplus International Jury for Best Short Film, an official announcement read. The festival concluded on Sunday. The 22-minute film, shot entirely against Arunachal Pradesh background, revolves around a girl and her grandfather reaching […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Its good news for disabled people in Arunachal!

Arunachal Pradesh: Its good news for disabled people in Arunachal!

Itanagar, Feb 22: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has announced raising pension for differently abled people under Chief Minister’s Disability Pension Scheme. The ensuing budget will see substantial increase in funds for their welfare, Khandu. Voicing regret over concerned government department’s failure to fully implement the five per cent job quota for the disabled, […]

DID YOU KNOW This place in Northeast India is home to Asia’s largest all women’s market!

DID YOU KNOW This place in Northeast India is home to Asia’s largest all women’s market!

In a nation where Patriarchy has ruled and thrived over centuries, there are women who have stood tall on their own.One of the leading example is the women in the state of Manipur.Though the people here has seen insurgency and violence which has resulted in its military presence. Yet in one part of the state  Asia’s […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Pul’s 60-page suicide note being used for political mileage, claims Kalilho’s kins!

Arunachal Pradesh: Pul’s 60-page suicide note being used for political mileage, claims Kalilho’s kins!

ITANAGAR, Feb 21 – The family members of Kalikho Pul expressed concern over the “misuse” of the 60 page note ‘Mere Vichar’, penned by the former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister days before his suicide, for vested interest. Five relatives of Pul in an appeal said, “It is very unfortunate and distressing for the family that […]

Manipur : Boasts of World exclusive Plant, Siroi Lily!

Manipur : Boasts of  World exclusive Plant, Siroi Lily!

Siroi Lilly or Shirui Lilly, the state flower of Manipur, is one of the rarest plants of the world which is found only on the top of Siroi Hill, Manipur, India during June-July. It is believed that during the British rule, attempts were made to move it to another place but after a long struggle they […]