POLITICS | Arunachal Pradesh: 6 candidates file nomination papers for by-elections

POLITICS | Arunachal Pradesh: 6 candidates file nomination papers for by-elections

ITANAGAR, December 5, 2017: Altogether six candidates filed their nominations, the last day of filing papers for the by-election to the Pakke-Kessang and Likabali assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh. The by-elections will take place on December 12. Former Deputy Chief Minister and Congress candidate Kameng Dolo filed his nomination for the Pakke-Kessang constituency while BJP […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Assam Rifles apprehends 2 NSCN (I-M) cadres

Arunachal Pradesh: Assam Rifles apprehends 2 NSCN (I-M) cadres

ITANAGAR, December 4, 2017: Two cadres of NSCN (I-M) from Mullong village in Arunachal Pradesh’s Changland district were apprehended by the Assam Rifles on December 1. In a press release PRO (Defence) said, Changlang battalion launched an operation and nabbed the two cadres after receiving information about presence of NSCN (I-M) cadres carrying out extortion […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Security forces apprehend two NSCN (IM) militants in Changlang district

Arunachal Pradesh: Security forces apprehend two NSCN (IM) militants in Changlang district

ITANAGAR, December 4, 2017: Security forces apprehended two rebels of the NSCN (IM) from Arunachal Pradesh’s Changlang district and recovered arms and ammunitions from their possession, a defence spokesperson said. The Assam Rifles apprehended two ultras from Mullong village of the district on December 1 last, defence spokesman Col Shiranjeet Konwer said in a statement. […]

BREAKING NEWS>>Prominent BJP leader quits in Arunachal; Alleges newer entrants preferred over old faithfuls

BREAKING NEWS>>Prominent BJP leader quits in Arunachal; Alleges newer entrants preferred over old faithfuls

Itanagar | December 3, 2017 As BJP leaves no stone unturned ahead of 2018 Assembly Elections scheduled to be held in Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura and Mizoram, it seems the party’s strong hold is gradually losing its base in states where it is already in power, including Arunachal Pradesh. As per a recent report, it has […]

Arunachal Pradesh: 14-year-old girl kept as bonded labour in East Kameng district narrates horrific ordeal

Arunachal Pradesh: 14-year-old girl kept as bonded labour in East Kameng district narrates horrific ordeal

ITANAGAR, Dec 2: A case of bonded labour involving a 14-year-old girl has been reported from East Kameng district. The girl, who belongs to the Puroik tribe – an erstwhile bonded labourers’ community – was sold off by the master of her family to another family to pay off a debt. After she escaped from her […]