Arunachal Pradesh: Municipal elections to be held on May 29

Arunachal Pradesh: Municipal elections to be held on May 29

ITANAGAR, April 21, 2018: The municipal elections for Itanagar and Pasighat will be held on May 29, informed state election commissioner Hage Kojeen at a press conference at the office of the State Election Commission on Friday. There are 30 wards under the Itanagar municipality with 64,799 electors and 56 polling stations, while the Pasighat […]

Arunachal Pradesh to have four major outdoor sports stadiums

Arunachal Pradesh to have four major outdoor sports stadiums

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: The sports scenario in the state will witness massive changes with the construction of four major outdoor stadiums nearing completion. The outdoor sport stadiums (executed by the Urban Development Department) include the ones in Yupia (Papum Pare), Ziro (Lower Subansiri), Pasighat (East Siang) and Daporijo (Upper Subansiri) are at different stages of completion. […]

SC asks 11 including 6 NE states to expedite process of appointing Lokayukta

SC asks 11 including 6 NE states to expedite process of appointing Lokayukta

IANS | New Delhi, April 20, 2018:  The Supreme Court on Thursday asked 11 states and a union territory to expedite the process of appointing Lokayukta or Uplokayukta. A bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice R. Banumathi said that appointment “need not wait and the process (must) be expedited”. Earlier, the court asked the […]

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 […]