Arunachal Pradesh News

Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hits Arunachal Pradesh's Dibang Valley

An Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on Richter scale jolted Arunachal Pradesh's Dibang Valley at around 5.48 p.m. on Sunday.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Arunachal Pradesh becomes part of UDAN scheme

Arunachal Pradesh becomes part of UDAN scheme

A tripartite MoU has been signed in New Delhi on Tuesday between Arunachal Pradesh, the Civil Aviation Ministry and Airports Authority of India (AAI).

Sep 20, 2017, 22:41 PM IST
Army launches ops on Arunachal-Myanmar border, kills NSCN (K) cadre

Army launches ops on Arunachal-Myanmar border, kills NSCN (K) cadre

An NSCN(K) cadre was killed and a soldier injured in an operation by special forces on Monday along the India-Myanmar border in Arunachal Pradesh.

Sep 04, 2017, 16:41 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh: 21 students, teacher injured in bridge collapse

Twenty one students and a schoolteacher were injured, some of them critically, when a suspension bridge collapsed in Arunachal Pradesh, an official said on Wednesday.

Aug 16, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
Chief Minister Pema Khandu for eradicating poverty, illiteracy in five years

Chief Minister Pema Khandu for eradicating poverty, illiteracy in five years

People of Arunachal Pradesh who have seen armed conflicts shared a special relationship with the armed forces, who have stood by us in times of adversity and times of prosperity, Khandu said.  

Aug 15, 2017, 13:42 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh BJP unit breaks relation with PPA

The NEDA was formed on May 24, 2016 by BJP along with regional political parties like Naga People's Front, Sikkim Democratic Front, People's Party of Arunachal, Asom Gana Parishad and Bodoland People

Aug 11, 2017, 17:07 PM IST
Border Roads Organisation to construct tunnels to cut down distance to China border

Border Roads Organisation to construct tunnels to cut down distance to China border

The Border Roads Organisation BRO will construct two tunnels through 4170-metre-high Sela Pass in Arunachal Pradesh.

Jul 24, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

EC cancels bypoll to Arunachal assembly seat due to rains

The Election Commission on Wednesday cancelled the July 29 bypoll to the Pakke Kessang assembly seat in Arunachal Pradesh as many areas remained cut-off due to heavy rains and landslides.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

Debris of IAF helicopter, crew's bodies found; Arunachal CM expresses grief

The wreckage of the Indian Air Force helicopter that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday been recovered.

Jul 06, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

Arunachal party extends support to NDA Presidential candidate

 The People's Party of Arunachal on Thursday extended support to NDA Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind.

Jul 06, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

Three bodies recovered from IAF chopper crash site

The helicopter had taken off Tuesday from Pilputu helipad near Sagalee in Papum Pare district, around 30 km from the Arunachal Pradesh capital.  

Jul 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Mutilated bodies found near chopper crash site in Arunachal, IAF uncertain

IAF officials in New Delhi said it was not certain if it was of the helicopter that went missing on Tuesday while engaged in flood evacuation.

Jul 06, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Crashed IAF chopper's debris, bodies of 2 crew members located

The team could not retrieve the bodies as the crash site is located in a deep gorge at the confluence of a waterfall and the Nyorch river. The third body is yet to be traced. 

Jul 05, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

Torrential rains in Arunachal Pradesh create havoc

In Tirap District, a huge landslide occurred between Khonsa and Longding roads, threatening the very lifeline between the two districts.

Jul 03, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh Govt raises retirement age of employees to 60 years

In order to do away with differential retirement age for the regular employees serving under the same government, the state government decided to implement the retirement age of such employees from

Jun 25, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

BRO opens Bhalukpong-Charduar-Tawang road for vehicular traffic

The BCT Road was disrupted on June 19 last due to a massive landslide triggered by torrential rains at an area, 9 kilometres from Bhalukpong.

Jun 21, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Army kills Arunachal Pradesh's villager in ''mistaken identity''

Thingtu Ngemu, 35, was killed when soldiers of 21 Para (Special Forces) were carrying out an operation in Changlang district during Wednesday night.  

Jun 15, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Shah defers Arunachal Pradesh tour in view of Prez polls

The BJP president was to leave for the northeastern state on Monday.

Jun 11, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

PMUY launched in Arunachal Pradesh

Chief Minister Pema Khandu launched the scheme in presence of Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju and state Food and Civil Supplies minister Kamlung Mossang at a function here.

Jun 11, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Nagas press for autonomous council in three Arunachal districts

The Arunachal Pradesh government can`t brush aside the need to establish an autonomous district council in the Naga-dominated areas of Tirap, Changlang and Longding, said various bodies associated

Jun 02, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

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