Police nab robber with revolver, drug trafficker with heroine

Is it warning bell for Capital Police? AONS adds: This heroine seizure rings a warning bell for Capital Police with repetition of this gone by era to remain extra alert.  Drug has been smuggled into Arunachal Pradesh from infamous Golden Triangle as seized repeatedly (99 kg charas in Changlang in 1988 with Y D Thongchi as EAC, 1 kg charas in Itanagar few years ago, 1kg opium in Tirap in August 2012 and 14 grm brown sugar at Itanagar on May 2013), 7.20 gram brown sugar from Roing in August…

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‘Keep rich culture & tradition alive as indigenous identity’

Bora exhorts PPRF revellers By Our Staff Reporter RAMGHAT, Jan 24: Terming time tested rich culture and tradition as identity, Gohpur MLA Utpal Bora urged the masses to keep them alive while addressing huge gathering during 2nd day of ongoing Papum Poma River Festival (PPRF) 2.0 here on Friday. Appreciating the PPRF-2020 organizing committee for organizing the event, he said it would be a platform for cultural exchange between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh and help improve age-old ties of both neighbouring states.  He also assured to hold such festival at Gohpur…

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Students hold cultural rally against CAA

By Our Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 24: Hundreds of students, belonging to various indigenous tribes and representing various universities, took out a cultural rally here on Friday to protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and alleged that it would change demography of the region, state in particular. Holding banners, posters and shouting slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, the protesters said that it hit hard future of indigenous tribes. They also shouted slogans Union MoS (Sports & Youth Affairs) Kiren Rijiju and Chief Minister Pema Khandu…

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Tarh Peeju bridge to be built soon: Family

By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, Jan 24: A 90-metre RCC bridge over Pachin River to connect Daath village in Juli area with Homi village on the other side as approved by the GoAP will be built soon at an estimated cost of Rs 16 crore for which tender has been floated. During an inspection of the area which boasts of Idu Mishmi Cultural Centre (IMCC) on the other side of the river on Friday, local resident Tarh Kama recalled that former chief minister Kalilkho Pul had announced the bridge…

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Birds – most talented melodious singers of the nature!

Anmol dharatiki anoka chidiya Beyond the Horizon By Pradeep Kumar WhatSaap, founded in 2009 by former Yahoo employees Brian Action & Jan Koum of South America, to turn world’s most popular messaging application by 2015 with over 1.5 billion users worldwide by February 2018. It is an educator too  being the primary means of communication in multiple countries, including Latin America, India, Pakistan and large parts of Europe, including the United Kingdom, Spain & France. I got the picture of a unique bird in WhatSaap posted by someone that forced me to go…

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Conference on census operations conducted

NEW DELHI, Jan 24: Union MoS (Home) Nityananda Rai addressed a conference of state chief secretaries including and census operations directors including Arunachal Pradesh CS Naresh Kumar & census operations director Dr. Joram Beda, at Dr. Ambedkar International Centre here recently. The conference was convened as the state Govts have vital role in conducting census operation by appointing functionaries at various levels, training them, creating budget provision for printing & logistics and other related matters. The Census of India-2021 would be conducted in two phases covering house listing and census during…

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Stage set for 71st R-Day celebration

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 24: All preparations are over in Arunachal Pradesh to join the nation in celebrating71st Republic Day in a grand manner on January 26. Governor Brig.  (Retd) B D MIshra will unfurl the tricolor, take salute and address the people while  chief secretary Naresh Kumar will announce names of state awardees. The final touch has also been given across the state for the celebration with elaborate security arrangement in all districts, strict checking of incoming people, deployment of required cops to maintain law and order, ,…

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Commuter wish TKE to end its ‘breaking-making mission’

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Jan 24:  Though the T K Enterprise Consortium Pvt Ltd (TKE) continues its ‘breaking-making mission’ to develop NH-415 as four-lane irrespective of rainy or sunny days, but the commuters wish it to end soon for them to have a pleasant ride over the NH-415. With 71st Republic Day on January 16 would pose a tough challenge for the audience and participants who would move from Naharlagun to attend the time-bound celebration. The sooner the NH-415 is refurbished the better it is, an onlooker commented.

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AURORA-2020 quiz competition | Siang house emerges winner

By Pradeep Kumar NAHARLAGUN, Jan 24: The month-long TRIMHS college festival, christened AURORA-2020, saw Siang of four houses emerging topper in quiz completion leaving behind other houses – Tirap, Lohit and Subansiri. Multi-faceted Sheetal Kankani with her partner & Radhe Nampi gave correct replies to highest number of questions to secure 65 marks as announced by judges radiology associate Prof Dr Wangju Sumnyan & pediatrics assistant Prof Dr Nani Tago. Medicine assistant Prof Dr Samarendra Barman and anatomy assistant Prof Dr Manumati Munglang conducted it as quiz masters while director…

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Hangpan Dada Memorial Football & Volleyball (boys & girls) Trophy ends

SEPPA, Jan 24: The curtain on two-week 4th State Level Under-18 Hangpan Dada Memorial Football & Volleyball (boys & girls) Trophy was drawn at General Ground here on Friday with Governor Brig (Retd) Dr. B D Mishra and Sports & Youth Affairs Minister Mama Natung as chief guest and guest of honour respectively. Football: Upper Subansiri defeated Anjaw by 2-1 goals in final football (boys) match to lift the Trophy while Kulin Raja was adjudged best player while Capital Complex girl team’s Giani Ramchang named best player. Both were given trophy. Volleyball (boys): Yukar…

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