Pre-monsoon showers trigger landslides in Arunachal Pradesh

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


Incessant pre-monsoon rain over the past few days has triggered landslides and the flood-like situation in many parts of Arunachal Pradesh throwing normal life out of gear. ALSO READ: Why Apple threatened Uber with action?  The downpour has caused havoc in Itanagar inundating a portion of the NH-415 and causing landslides in some areas, officials said …

Arunachal Pradesh Students Union protest against China’s renaming 6 places

Monday, April 24, 2017


Fresh rains in Arunachal Pradesh this morning were not enough to prevent hundreds of young protestors, many of them students, from marching in protest against China’s recent move to rename six places in the state as an assertion of its claim to the border state. The protest was led by the Arunachal Pradesh Students Union …

Chill out in the dawn-lit mountains of Arunachal Pradesh this summer

Friday, April 21, 2017


There are times you are left to wonder if nature has been kinder to some parts of the earth. Certain places are rich with man-made monuments and arts, while some have nothing special to boast of in terms of human being’s contribution. Very few places have the best of everything and Arunachal Pradesh is one …

China announces ‘standardised’ names for 6 places in Arunachal

Wednesday, April 19, 2017


Upping the ante, China has for the first time announced “standardised” official names for six places in Arunachal Pradesh, days after it lodged strong protests with India over the Dalai Lama’s visit to the frontier state. The state media here said the move was aimed at reaffirming China’s claim over the state. China claims the …

Mopin festival marked with traditional gaiety, religious fervour in Arunachal

Friday, April 07, 2017


Itanagar: Mopin festival was celebrated across Arunachal Pradesh with traditional gaiety and religious fervour on Thursday. This festival is most popular among the Galo community. Dressed in their traditional attires, Galo men and women, young and old alike came out in large numbers to celebrate their annual harvest festival. ALSO READ: BSF sets up new posts …

China warns India over Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh

Saturday, April 01, 2017


For the second time in a month, China on Saturday warned India of “serious damage” to bilateral ties if it allows the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh and asked New Delhi to honour its “political pledges” on the Tibet issue. “We are seriously concerned about the news. On the eastern section of the China-India …

Dalai Lama to visit Assam and Arunachal Pradesh from April 1

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama will commence on a visit to the Northeast India from April 1 onwards. He will deliver a series of lectures in Guwahati and will then visit Tawang. Dalai Lama will deliver a public speech on April 1 as part of the Concluding Program of the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of a …

Centre to build biotech labs in schools of Arunachal Pradesh

Friday, December 23, 2016


Papum Pair (Arunchal Pradesh): To inculcate interest in science and to give students an exposure to practicals, the government will invest Rs 75-100 crore over the next five years to build biotechnology laboratories in schools in Arunachal Pradesh. Union Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Harsh Vardhan said 50 biotech laboratories would be alone built …

Arunachal to frame stipend policy for students, Adhaar must

Wednesday, December 07, 2016


Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh government on Wednesday decided to frame a stipend policy for the students and to make Adhaar registration compulsory for all students. The meeting chaired by Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein was aimed at streamlining the process of the disbursement of students’ stipends, an official communique informed. The meeting also decided to examine …

Ambush on Assam Rifles leaves one dead, 9 injured

Saturday, December 03, 2016


Itanagar: One Assam Rifles jawan was killed while nine others were injured when armed militants ambushed an AR convoy near Wakka in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday. The attack took place 20 km from Indo-Myanmar border. Defence PRO Lt Colonel Chiranjeet Konwar said the militants ambushed the convoy of 16 Assam Rifles stationed …

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