Category Archives: Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh raises superannuation age of doctors

ITANAGAR: The Arunachal Pradesh government has announced to increase the superannuation age of doctors to 62 years from the existing 58 years. This has been done in keeping with the Prime Minister s special announcement for enhancing the age of ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Heavy landslide claims 5, services disrupted

ITANAGAR: Incessant rainfall triggered a massive landslide today afternoon in Arunachal Pradesh’s West Kameng district. Till the filing of this report, 5 bodies have been recovered though Police fear that many might be buried under the mud and rubble. The ...Read More

Dance crew from Northeast to compete in Las Vegas

Unity One Crew is a Hip Hop dance group from the Northeast who have been selected to take part in the Olympic Hip-Hop Dance Championship which is going to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada from the 8th to 13th ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Campaign against drug awareness held in Changlang

ITANAGAR: In collaboration with the Women Welfare Society of Arunachal Pradesh, the Inter-Collegiate Youth Association (ICYA) of Miao conducted a drug awareness campaign at Newman School, Neotan in Changlang District on 28 June 2016. The rising menace of drug abuse ...Read More

Tripura: Governor gets additional charge of Arunachal by President

NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee has given additional charge of Arunachal Pradesh to Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy. A Rashtrapati Bhawan release said that Governor Roy has been asked to discharge the functions of the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, in addition to his own ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: All villages to get electricity by 2017

ITANAGAR: Asserting that the Centre is concerned about development in the Northeastern states, Arunachal Pradesh Power Minister Tenzing Norbu Thongdok said that Union Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal has given assurance to develop hydro-power, solar and thermal projects in ...Read More

Assam, Arunachal make India a potential OPEC nation

India has enough oil trapped in shale and coal deposits in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh to produce 140 million tones per year for 100 years, as per former geologists of Oil India Ltd including ex-Chairman and Managing Director Chudamani Ratnam. ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Minor escapes wedlock; puts focus back on child marriage

ITANAGAR: The practice of child marriage is still prevalent in many parts of the country and Northeast India is not an exception to it. Despite various laws against forced marriages, the practice is still prevalent, although in hiding. A 13-year-old ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: NSCN (R) cadre apprehended

ITANAGAR: In a major operation, a NSCN (R) cadre was arrested by Assam Rifles personnel from Saching village. The Assam Rifles personnel acted on specific intelligence inputs and apprehended SS Pvt Ngeungthung Techi (28). The arrested cadre was part of ...Read More