Tato-II Hydro Electric Project | Payment of land compensation unfair, alleges THEPFCDCF

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, May 21: The Tato-II Hydro Electric Project Fair Compensation Demand Committee Forum (THEPFCDCF) has raised serious concerns over disbursement process of land compensation for 700 MW Tato-II Hydro Electric Project at Tato in Shi-Yomi district. The committee has accused district administration (land acquisition authority), the agency responsible for the compensation, of lack of transparency and unfair practices in distributing compensation to landowners affected by the above project. There has been a lack of clear communication from the authority regarding criteria used for determining compensation amounts, claimed…

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Arunachal-made TRIHMS Drs to change NE concept

By Pradeep Kumar The lead one news of May 21 edition of this daily – 49 Arunachal-made Drs pass out from TRIHMS -, evoked a question mark from my old acquaintance from Delhi: “Hope TRIHM doctors are well trained in all fronts. Are you really convinced that TRIHM has all facilities, experienced faculties and other paraphernalia back up by rigorous practical training for MBBS students? Anything in North Eastern states is doubted due to dubious reasons for a lack of ethics and integrity. It’s a fact that unfortunately the perception persists with…

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Rising dog bite cases | Stray dogs to be caught & sterilized: Commissioner

 ITANAGAR, May 21: A meeting of all stakeholder departments and NGO represetatives, chaired by  AHV&DD commissioner Bidol Tayeng in his Civil Secretariat office here on Monday, reviewed rising dog-bites cases in state capital and some districts. Attributing the causes to increasing stray dogs, AHV department officers highlighted its consequences to the society. Officers of health and family welfare departments enlisted number of dog bites and rabies cases in the state and various activities taken up to control of Rabies. Capital district administration gave details of efforts being made to control…

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49 Arunachal-made Drs pass out from TRIHMS | Be a lifelong learner: Prof Shukla

By Pradeep Kumar NAHARLAGUN, May 20: The Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (TRIHMS) created a history on Monday with 49 of its total 50 first bath MBBS students from across the country passing out as clinicians or Indian Medical Graduates (IMGs), Maharashtra’s Sevagram-based Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences Director-cum-Dean Prof Ajay Kumar Shukla, said while speaking as chief guest. “It is history because almost 100% result that too by the first batch by any medical college is unheard of for which Director Dr Moji Jini, the…

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Anti-Terrorism Day

ITANAGAR, May 20: The state Govt has decided to observer Anti-Terrorism Day on May 21 by organizing pledge taking ceremony. The pledge to be administered to one and all: We, the people India, having abiding faith in our country’s tradition of non-violence and tolerance, hereby solemnly affirm to oppose with our strength, all forms of terrorism and violence. We pledge to uphold and promote peace, social harmony and understanding among all fellow human beings and fight the forces of disruption threatening human lives and values, according to a notification of…

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Minor girl kidnapped from Assam found in Arunachal

From Our Correspondent LAKHIMPUR, May 20: Lakhimpur Police managed to recover a 12-year old girl  kidnapped from Kurung Kumey district of Arunachal Pradesh. Regarding this success, Lakhimpur SP Aparna Natarajan, addressing media persons here on Sunday, said that the girl, a resident of the Bhimpora area, was kidnapped from Boginadi on May 8 while she, along with her grandmother, was waiting for vehicle to go to Lakhimpur Medical College and Hospital (LMCH). Two unidentified miscreants lifted them in an Alto car by force and told them that they would be taken…

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Cannes Festival’s Marché du Film | Alison Welly produced Sangi Gai screened

CANNES, France, May 20:  Feature film Sangi Gai was screened on Sunday at 77 Rue Félix Faure, 06400 Cannes, as part of Cannes Festival’s Marché du Film. This platform is renowned for showcasing some of the most anticipated films from around the world. This year’s festival, running from May 14-25, includes a dazzling array of films, like Francis Ford Coppola’s Megalopolis and George Miller’s Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga. Produced by Alison Welly Bakha and directed by Nyago Ete, with creative production by Hali Welly, Sangi Gai has captivated the…

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TRIHMS 1st batch MBBS students to pass out today

Prof Shukla (L) and Prof Dubahasi (R),flanked by Dr Jini (M) in Mopin spirit Mopin celebrated, Arunachal culture awe inspiring: Prof Dubahasi By Pradeep Kumar NAHARLAGUN, May 19: The young and old of both sexes without any distinction of Galo tribe along with few invited guests performed folk dances to tune of melodious rendition by the performers while celebrating Mopin Festival, to mark the harvesting season and the New Year to symbolize social bonhomie, peace and prosperity. State’s lone medical college and hospital – Tomo Riba Institute of Health &…

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Patrolling in core areas of PTR and PWS intensified

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, May 19: Environment and forest department personnel have ramped up night patrolling in the core zones and fringe areas of Pakke Tiger Reserve (PTR) and Pakke Wildlife Sanctuary (PWS) in response to an alarming incident involving illegal poachers, according to official sources. This initiative comes. The heightened security measures were prompted after discovery of four unidentified individuals engaged in illegal frog collection at Takosinyi pond, approximately 20-km from Rilloh Range office, on May 15 as reported by range forest officer Talo Dibo, who had…

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