Arunachal Pradesh: Students boycott HDO exams to protest outside Udyan Bhawan

Arunachal Pradesh: Students boycott HDO exams to protest outside Udyan Bhawan

ITANAGAR, Apr 19: The All Arunachal Horticulture Students’ Union (AAHSU) boycotted the examination for the posts of Horticulture Development Officers (HDO) and staged protests outside the Udyan Bhavan and the Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) on Thursday, demanding creation of HDO posts in each block of the state. Reportedly, only one student came to appear […]

Arunachal Pradesh: 4 ENGG militants, one over-ground worker held in Miao

Arunachal Pradesh: 4 ENGG militants, one over-ground worker held in Miao

ITANAGAR, April 19, 2018: Four ENGG operatives along with an over-ground worker were apprehended by the Security forces in a major operation in Miao town in Changlang district on Tuesday. Acting on intelligence input, the Jairampur battalion of the Assam Rifles under the Dao division arrested four ENGG operatives and an over-ground worker including self-styled major Thaimong […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Press bodies condemn attack on Shillong Times editor’s residence

Arunachal Pradesh: Press bodies condemn attack on Shillong Times editor’s residence

ITANAGAR, April 19, 2018: APUWJ-Arunachal Pradesh Union of Working Journalists, the Arunachal Press Club and the Arunachal Electronic Media Association (AEMA) have strongly condemned the attack on the residence of the editor of The Shillong Times newspaper. Two unidentified men hurled a petrol bomb at the residence of Patricia Mukhim, in Umpling area, on the […]

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

IANS | Agartala, April 18, 2018:  The Union government has asked five northeastern states – Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Tripura – to expedite the computerization of Public Distribution System (PDS) for its better and transparent performance, an official said here on Tuesday. “Cent per cent works of digitization of ration cards in most of […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Tibetan refugees enjoying double benefits, claims union

Arunachal Pradesh: Tibetan refugees enjoying double benefits, claims union

ITANAGAR, April 18, 2018: ATDSU- All Tawang District Students’ Union has submitted a memorandum to the deputy commissioner in the state, seeking a check on Tibetan refugee settlers in the district and claiming that the refugees are enjoying double benefits by acquiring Scheduled Tribe certificates as well as refugee cards. “Many individuals and families in Tawang district have Arunachal […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Create awareness about menstrual hygiene, says Bamang Felix

Arunachal Pradesh: Create awareness about menstrual hygiene, says Bamang Felix

ITANAGAR, April 18, 2018 (TNN): State public health engineering minister Bamang Felix said promoting menstrual hygiene is of utmost importance and health workers must do more. “As Asha workers already have the advantage of being in close contact with women in the community, they should take the issues very seriously at the ground level as they can make a […]