Environmentalist Chandan Kumar Duarah appeals Pema Khandu, the Chief Minister of the state to take steps for the diversion in Sangti valley near Dirang. … Read More Environmentalist appeals Arunachal to divert electricity-line from crane habitat
Dirang (Arunachal Pradesh): The fourth edition of the JK Tyre Arunachal Festival of Speed promises to be an exhilarating affair with the freshly crowned India Baja champions, Gaurav Chiripal and Raj Singh Rathore, battling it out for top honours this weekend. The multi-discipline racing bonanza, in the backdrop of the picturesque Dirang Valley, assumes importance… Read More Chiripal, Rathore to battle it out in JK Arunachal Festival of Speed
China’s State media on Wednesday continued its attacks on India over the Dalai Lama’s Arunachal Pradesh visit, claiming Arunachal residents were suffering under what it called ‘India’s illegal rule’. The official China Daily slammed India and said, “Under India’s illegal rule, the residents of Southern Tibet [as China refers to Arunachal Pradesh] live difficult lives,… Read More Arunachal Pradesh residents unhappy with India’s illegal rule, want to return: Chinese state media
AFP Tawang, 8 April: The Dalai Lama will Saturday address devotees at the monastery near India’s border with China where he took shelter on his flight from Tibet, drawing protests from Beijing which claims the Himalayan area as its territory. Huge crowds are expected to turn out for the 81-year-old monk on what may be… Read More Dalai Lama visits Tawang
Two day dharna at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi began on Wednesday demanding the Union government to allow the 17th Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorje to visit and bless Sikkim. The dharna organized by Sangha MLA Sonam Lama, saw participation of monks from various monasteries of Sikkim along with Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) president PS Golay… Read More Monks Sit on Dharna: Demands Karmapa’s Visit to Sikkim
The Tawang incident was deliberate attempt of the state Govt to target anti-dam activists and stifle their voice, said Marli Ingo of Nyiko Bachao Federation in a press conference jointly convened by Siang Bachao Federation (SBF), Siang People’s Forum(SPF) and Nyiko Bachao Federation (NBF) at the Press Club here on Thursday. The organization trio vehemently… Read More Tawang incident was deliberate attempt to target anti-dam activists : Orgs.
Arunachal Pradesh is known as the Land of Rising Sun but recently it seems to be turning into the Land of Rising Corruption with firing and violent protests as scars on its scenic beauty. On Monday, major protests against the arrest of a secretary of an Monpa Community organisation in the town of Tawang left… Read More Arunachal Pradesh protests: Is land of rising sun turning into land of rising corruption?