Category Archives: Arunachal Pradesh

Facts about ‘Dree Festival’ of Arunachal Pradesh

The Dree Festival is an Apatani agricultural rite of Arunachal Pradesh. The purpose of the festival is to appease the gods- Tamu, Metii and Danyi Pilo(Sun and Moon God) so that famine could be avoided. [caption id="attachment_90190" align="alignnone" width="610"] Courtesy: My ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh chopper crash: IAF rubbishes reports of tracing missing ALH Dhruv

ITANAGAR, July 6: Indian Air Force denied claims of debris of the missing Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) which was found on Wednesday and said that search is still on. IAF Public Relations Officer (PRO) said that the photographs shown by ...Read More

Meghalaya rattled by 3.3 magnitude earthquake; series of quakes rock NE India in the past few days!

Meghalaya, July 5, 2017 : A 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook Meghalaya's West Garo Hills on Wednesday noon. The North-eastern region of India has recently experienced tremors quite a few times. Earlier, a 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook Manipur's Chandel on June 25. ...Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Wreckage of IAF chopper found in Pampunpare district; all crew members dead

The wreckage of the IAF chopper, which went missing with three crew members on board in Arunachal Pradesh, was found in Pampunpare district. All crew members are reported dead, according to Times Now. The Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) of the IAF ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW This flower has been named after the Indian PM Narendra Modi!

Tel Aviv, July 5, 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel is a historic one indeed. Prime Minister received an extraordinary welcome by Israeli Prime Minister who welcomed him at the airport with a warm embrace. Accompanied by Israeli PM ...Read More

Five I-League clubs unhappy over AIFF’s new foreign players rule

Five clubs, including Shillong Lajong FC told the All India Football Federation that they were against registering eight foreign players per side in the 2017-18 I-League season. It has been learnt that the I-League clubs wrote to the AIFF, expressing ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh Floods: Food crisis looms large in Metengliang, Chaglagam circles of Anjaw

ITANAGAR, July 4: Arunachal Pradesh, including its capital Itanagar, has been severely affected by landslides, flash floods and road blockades. This has led to food crisis in Metengliang and Chaglagam circles of Anjaw district. A detailed report has already been ...Read More

Facts to know about David Karen, British-Canadian actress from Northeast India!

Karen David is a British-Canadian actress, singer and songwriter, who is best known for portraying "Princess Isabella Maria Lucia Elizabetta of Valencia" in ABC's fairytale-themed musical-comedy television series, Galavant, as well as Francesca "Cesca" Montoya in the BBC television series ...Read More

Assam: National Health Mission takes inspiration from Assam for monitoring Neonatal care!

Guwahati, July 5, 2017: In order to arrest Neonatal Mortality Rate (NMR) in the state, the National Health Mission (NHM) has introduced the Assam model for effective implementation and monitoring of house based neonatal care (HBNC) programme. For the purpose, ...Read More