Arunachal Pradesh: Come 2019, Assamese to be introduced as third language in schools

Arunachal Pradesh: Come 2019, Assamese to be introduced as third language in schools

ITANAGAR, December 21, 2017: Arunachal Pradesh is planning to introduce Assamese language in schools from next year as third language. During a meeting, CM Pema Khandu made an assurance on Tuesday with an eight-member delegation of Assam Sahitya Sabha in Itanagar. The Sabha in a statement said, “The chief minister assured us that he will […]

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission to re-conduct combined prelims following complaints

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission to re-conduct combined prelims following complaints

ITANAGAR, December 19, 2017: The Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) has decided to re-conduct the combined competitive preliminary exams following protests over anomalies in question papers of the optional subjects, an official release said. The exam, conducted last month, ran into controversy after candidates accused the commission of providing erroneous question papers and setting […]

EDUCATION | Assam publishers to launch four-day strike against free distribution of textbooks

EDUCATION | Assam publishers to launch four-day strike against free distribution of textbooks

Guwahati, December 19, 2017: The Assam Publishers and Book Sellers Association on Monday announced a four-day statewide strike against free distribution of textbooks starting on Wednesday. More than three lakh booksellers, wholesalers and publishers will be affected by the decision to provide free textbooks to the government run-institutions, said Dibrugarh committee president, Srikanta Bharali. He […]

TRAVEL | 10 Reasons Why Sikkim should be your Next Travel Destination

TRAVEL | 10 Reasons Why Sikkim should be your Next Travel Destination

  GANGTOK, December 15, 2017: Far in the Northeast lies India’s smallest state, the quaint and beautiful region of Sikkim. Rich in history, culture, and natural resources, this state is often considered the gateway to the Northeastern region of the country. Its lakes, waterfalls and lush green forests are certain to make any nature lover fall […]