• arunachal government officials indulging in politics

    Arunachal government officials indulging in politics: Governor

    Politics | February 03, 2016 23:49 IST

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Governor J.P. Rajkhowa on Wednesday said that certain government officials were "indulging in politics", and directed them to ensure that discipline is imbibed down the line in office."The governor expressed his disappointment

  • chopper with 19 makes emergency landing on road in arunachal

    Chopper with 19 makes emergency landing on road in Arunachal

    India | July 15, 2015 7:48 IST

    Itanagar: A Pawan Hans helicopter yesterday  made an emergency landing on a road due to inclement weather at Gohpur Balijan in Sonitpur district near the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.According to officials of the Civil Aviation Department

  • 82 roads along china border unfinished

    82% Roads along China border unfinished

    India | June 29, 2015 13:06 IST

    In 2006-07, India approved the construction of 73 strategic Sino-Indian border roads, but 82% of these–scheduled to be ready by 2012–are unfinished. The new deadline: 2018.Despite ambitious plans, India cannot seem to catch up with

  • mark zuckerberg finally deletes facebook post showing wrong

    Mark Zuckerberg finally deletes Facebook post showing wrong map of India

    India | May 15, 2015 16:53 IST

    New Delhi: Facebook CEO Mark Zukerberg did not get many good wishes from Indians when he celebrated his birthday yesterday.One of the probable reasons behind the lukewarm response of Indians was their annoyance with Zuckerberg

  • chinese media greets pm modi with wrong map of india

    Chinese media greets PM Modi with wrong map of India

    World | May 15, 2015 10:26 IST

    New Delhi: As Prime Minster Narendra Modi began his three-day China visit with Chinese President Xi Jinping's hometown Xi'an yesterday, state-run media greeted him with a wrong map of India.The map aired by the CCTV

  • 12 yr girl rescued from chandigarh by arunachal

    12-yr girl rescued from Chandigarh by Arunachal organizations

    India | March 19, 2015 13:41 IST

    Itanagar: A 12-year-old girl from Kurung Kumey district in Arunachal Pradesh, was rescued from Chandigarh with the help of Child Helpline, Itanagar and Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union Chandigarh, Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW)

  • china again protests against modi s visit to arunachal

    China again protests against Modi's visit to Arunachal

    World | February 22, 2015 7:25 IST

    Beijing: In the second protest in as many days, China today expressed its opposition to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh contending that the action “artificially amplified differences on the border dispute”.Chinese Vice

  • pm modi new train power projects to boost connectivity to

    PM Modi: New train, power projects to boost connectivity to North East

    India | February 20, 2015 19:05 IST

    New Delhi: Blaming poor connectivtiy for under-development of the North East, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the Centre was working in tandem with the states of the region to remove bottlenecks in development.Modi,

  • arunachal will see repeat of kargil warns minister

    Arunachal will see repeat of Kargil, warns minister

    India | October 29, 2014 10:45 IST

    New Delhi: An Arunachal Pradesh minister on Tuesday warned of a "Kargil-like" situation in the border state as he spoke of a lack of development forcing locals to migrate away from far-flung areas and giving

  • congress all set for simple majority in arunachal pradesh

    Congress all set for simple majority in Arunachal Pradesh

    India | May 17, 2014 0:00 IST

    ITANAGAR: Ruling Congress in Arunachal Pradesh is all set for a simple majority with the party winning 30 of the total 60 assembly seats, including 11 which it won uncontested and leading in 9 constituencies.The

  • bjp urges ec to ensure free and fair poll in arunachal

    BJP urges EC to ensure free and fair poll in Arunachal

    India | April 23, 2014 16:54 IST

    Itanagar: Alleging Congress attempt to forge and manipulate postal ballots, the BJP in Arunachal Pradesh today demanded the Election Commission to ensure that such postal ballot papers are rejected during counting of votes.The party has

  • arunachalee shuttler laa talar to represent india

    Arunachalee shuttler Laa Talar to represent India

    Other Sports | October 07, 2013 16:03 IST

    Itanagar: Arunachalee shuttler Laa Talar will represent India at Badminton Asia Championship starting tomorrow in Kudos, Indonesia.Talar is among four Indian players selected to participate in the Boys U-17 singles in the six-day championship.The players

  • water level of rivers in arunachal fall 2 districts cut off

    Water level of rivers in Arunachal fall, 2 districts cut off

    India | September 08, 2013 14:03 IST

    Itanagar: With improvement in the weather, the water level of major rivers in Eastern Arunachal showed a receding trend even as West and Upper Siang districts in the state remained cut off due to massive

  • chinese troops intruded 20 km inside arunachal leave after

    Chinese troops intruded 20 km inside Arunachal, leave after 4 days

    India | August 22, 2013 9:35 IST

    New Delhi: In yet another face-off with Indian Army similar to the one in Ladakh, Chinese troops reportedly intruded more than 20 kms into Indian territory last week in Chaglagam area of Arunachal Pradesh and

  • chinese troops intrude into arunachal stay for over two days

    Chinese troops intrude into Arunachal, stay for over two days

    India | August 21, 2013 18:08 IST

    New Delhi: In yet another face-off with Indian soldiers, Chinese troops had come more than 20 kilometres inside Indian territory in Chaglagam area of Arunachal Pradesh on August 13 and stayed there for over two

  • arunachal urges funds for iwmp project

    Arunachal urges funds for IWMP project

    India | July 03, 2013 13:51 IST

    Itanagar, July 3: Arunachal Pradesh has urged Centre to provide funds for additional 2 lakh hectares land under Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) for the current financial year as envisaged in the 12th Plan for

  • first all women police station opens in arunachal

    First all-women Police Station opens in Arunachal

    India | June 06, 2013 16:03 IST

    Itanagar, Jun 6: The first all-women police station in Arunachal Pradesh has started functioning here to specifically deal with crimes against women.  With the opening of the all-women police station on Tuesday, the state government

  • ips officer probing pds scam goes missing in arunachal

    IPS officer probing PDS scam goes missing in Arunachal

    India | October 17, 2012 18:42 IST

    Itanagar, Oct 17: An IPS officer, who was appointed by the Gauhati High Court to probe the multi-crore PDS scam in Arunachal Pradesh in 2008, has gone missing while he was on his way to

  • bandh disrupts normal life in northeast

    Bandh disrupts normal life in Northeast

    India | September 06, 2012 16:48 IST

    Guwahati, Sept 6: Normal life was today disrupted in Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh due to a 12-hour bandh called by the North East Students' Organisation to protest “harassment” of students from the region

  • arunachal cm requests karnataka cm to provide security to

    Arunachal CM requests Karnataka CM to provide security to Northeast people

    India | August 16, 2012 16:36 IST

    Itanagar, Aug 16: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki today requested his Karnataka counterpart Jagadish Shettar to provide security to the people of the Northeast following reports that they were fleeing Bangalore fearing attacks on