Follow Us:
Thursday, December 02, 2021


Widow of slain Arunachal MLA consensus candidate in by-poll

Widow of slain Arunachal MLA consensus candidate in by-poll

September 29, 2019 11:45:50 am

"She will not be given ticket by any one political party because she is a consensus candidate and she will file nomination as an independent candidate," CM Pema Khandu said

Meet Banwang Losu, Arunachal man who scripted history by creating new alphabet for ancient tribal language

August 14, 2019 12:36:17 pm

What started as a school boy’s project turned into a landmark event in the history of the Wancho tribe in Arunachal Pradesh: an independent script for their language that now has a place in the Unicode.

Pangchenpa, Garo and Sherdukpen: Winning at the National Awards, little-known languages from the Northeast

August 11, 2019 11:24:42 am

How National Awards for films in Pangchenpa and Sherdukpen — dialects that have speakers as few as 4,000 — is more than just a certificate of recognition, but a step towards language preservation too.

Arunachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh earthquake, Earthquake in AP, East Kameng earthquake, Arunachal news, northeast earthquake, Indian Express news

Arunachal Pradesh hit with four earthquakes in two days

July 20, 2019 11:45:47 am

The epicentre of the earthquake, which occurred at around 2.50 pm, was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal.

Nabam Tuki

Arunachal Pradesh: CBI books ex-CM Nabam Tuki for graft

July 13, 2019 2:02:24 am

The agency has booked Tuki for alleged irregularities in awarding contracts worth Rs 3.20 crore for a government project in 2003, CBI sources said on Friday.

Landslides kill two sleeping 10-year-old girls in Arunachal Pradesh school hostel

July 11, 2019 11:35:29 pm

Around 3.30 am on Thursday, a portion of one of the hostel buildings collapsed, burying the victims in their sleep. The victims, two 10-year-olds — Rhinchin Lhamu and Genden Wangmu — were students of Class V and VI, respectively.

Arunachal Pradesh flash floods

200 evacuated as flash floods hit Arunachal Pradesh’s West Kameng district

July 10, 2019 1:49:35 pm

Arunachal Pradesh flash floods: The state disaster management authorities have provided relief material including clothing and food. Those affected are now staying with their relatives.

How a chance rescue in Arunachal Pradesh led to the discovery of a new tortoise species

June 25, 2019 9:37:48 pm

The first-ever sighting of the elusive Manouria impressa or Impressed Tortoise in an Arunachal Pradesh forest will give a boost to the field of turtle conservation in Northeast India.

Delhi Police, Delhi boys arrested, Delhi boys arrested for stealing phones, Delhi news, city news, Indian Express

Arunachal minister’s son gets life sentence in 2017 murder case

June 7, 2019 1:09:34 am

According to police, Kajum Bagra (34), killed Kenjum Kamsi (40) on March 26, 2017 by shooting him in the head near Hotel West in Aalo following an altercation.

In the forests of Arunachal Pradesh, the search for a missing squirrel

June 5, 2019 2:37:38 pm

The only evidence of its existence is a single specimen that was collected in a remote corner of Arunachal Pradesh in 1981. Thirty eight years on, a group of wildlife scientists are on their first dedicated mission to find the “missing” flying squirrel of Namdapha.

In Arunachal Pradesh, villagers are helping the endangered hoolock gibbon swing from tree to tree 

June 5, 2019 10:24:37 am

In an Arunachal Pradesh village, locals are planting a corridor of gibbon-friendly trees in a bid to conserve the arboreal species in their natural habitat.

arunanchal pradesh, arunanchal pradesh militant crackdown, NSCN militants, northeast militants, northeast news, AFSPA, Tirong Aboh, Tirong Aboh shot, Tirong Aboh dead, conrad sangma Tirong Aboh, meghalaya mla shot, npp mla shot, indian express

Day after Arunachal attack, Army starts operation against militants

May 23, 2019 7:03:03 am

MLA Tirong Aboh and 10 others were killed in the 12 Mile area, 20 km from Khonsa, the district headquarters town of Tirap, when the lawmaker was on his way to Khonsa from Dibrugarh in Assam.

Arunachal MLA, son among 11 shot dead by suspected Naga militants

Arunachal MLA, son among 11 shot dead by suspected Naga militants

May 22, 2019 4:50:09 am

Aboh (45) was a member of the National People’s Party (NPP) and the sitting MLA from Khonsa West constituency seeking re-election and was vocal against the NSCN (IM) (Isak-Muivah).

AFSPA partially withdrawn from Arunachal Pradesh

April 3, 2019 7:03:28 am

The Act, which gives sweeping powers to security forces, was partially withdrawn from three of the state’s nine districts, but would remain in force in the areas bordering Myanmar, the MHA order said.

Arunachal protests: Kiren Rijiju rules out President’s rule

February 26, 2019 3:45:49 am

Rijiju also said the BJP government in the state should take all possible steps, including initiating dialogue with the civil society, to restore normalcy at the earliest.

Arunachal convenes cabinet meet on Monday to discuss citizenship amendment bill, pema khandu, winter session of parliament

Day after clashes over PRC: Arunachal relatively calm, CM Pema Khandu calls for peace

February 26, 2019 6:05:57 am

In Arunachal, PRC has been a long-pending demand of members of six non-tribal communities mainly inhabiting Namsai and Changlang districts.

A building set on fire after a mob went on a rampage during a protest against the move to grant permanent resident certificates to six communities living in the state on Sunday. (PTI)

Don’t make Arunachal Pradesh ‘second Kashmir’: Congress to Centre

February 25, 2019 9:55:17 pm

Violent protests broke out in Arunachal Pradesh, where assembly elections are due in April-May, over recommendations of granting PRCs to six communities.

Kiren Rijiju faults Arunachal govt for not communicating with people on PRC

February 25, 2019 4:33:15 pm

"Arunachal Pradesh government was not able to communicate the correct thing to the general people. People started thinking that the government was going to implement the Permanent Residence Certificate," Rijiju said.

Arunachal pradesh, Arunachal chief minister, Kalikho Pul, Kalikho Pul wife, Dangwimsai, Kalikho Pul diaries, Pema Khandu, Pema Khandu government, india news

Arunachal CM Pema Khandu says PRC issue closed, urges protesters to end violence

February 25, 2019 11:52:36 am

Flouting the curfew imposed on Saturday, the situation turned violent when the agitators set ablaze the private residence of the state deputy chief minister and ransacked the office of the deputy commissioner in the capital yesterday.

Arunachal Pradesh: Protests on status to tribes spread, two killed, Army out in Itanagar

Arunachal Pradesh: Protests on status to tribes spread, two killed, Army out in Itanagar

February 25, 2019 10:19:35 am

Deputy CM’s house attacked; BJP government alleges Congress conspiracy

Arunachal rejects proposal on permanent resident certificates amid violence

February 24, 2019 10:48:05 pm

The Arunachal government passed an order rejecting the recommendations of the Joint High-Powered Committee to grant permanent resident certificates to six tribal communities.

Permanent residence certificate row: Protesters set ablaze Arunachal deputy CM’s residence

February 24, 2019 5:27:46 pm

Internet services have been suspended in Itanagar and Naharlagun. With all markets, petrol pumps and shops closed and most of the ATMs running out of cash, normal life was thrown out of gear in the state capital.

Govt bans Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh

Arunachal Pradesh: Rajnath Singh appeals to remain calm, maintain peace

February 23, 2019 6:27:25 pm

People in some parts of Arunachal Pradesh have been protesting after the state government announced that it was considering issuing permanent resident certificates (PRCs) to six communities living in Namsai and Changlang districts.

Crying Keelback, new snake

Crying Keelback: Guwahati researcher finds new snake in Arunachal, says there could be many more lurking in bushes

February 13, 2019 1:34:39 pm

The name might sound melancholic but the discovery of the Crying Keelback snake or the Hebius lacrima in Arunachal Pradesh’s Lepa-Rada district is the cause of much cheer in the oft-ignored field of herpetology in the Northeast.

Neighbour blocking foreign investment to Arunachal: Arunachal CM Pema Khandu

Neighbour blocking foreign investment to state: Arunachal CM Pema Khandu

February 9, 2019 7:42:05 pm

Khandu said that Arunachal Pradesh was getting more attention from the Centre ever since the National Democratic Alliance government came to power in 2014.