Arunachal Pradesh

  • India’s Upper Siang hydroelectric project, to counter China’s dam on Brahmaputra

    Upper Siang Multipurpose Storage National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has submitted a pre-feasibility report to the Central Electricity Authority of India for the ‘Upper Siang Multipurpose Storage’, India’s largest hydel power project to date to come up in Arunachal Pradesh....

    Published On January 19th, 2023
  • Regional carrier Flybig starts flight service from Itanagar to Guwahati

    Regional carrier Flybig commenced its services from Itanagar to Guwahati. The Flybig carrier has commenced flights from Hollongi in Arunachal Pradesh to Guwahati in Assam. With this, Itanagar becomes the 10th destination on the Flybig network while the third destination...

    Published On January 16th, 2023
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates Siyom bridge in Arunachal Pradesh

    Siyom bridge: Defence minister Rajnath Singh has inaugurated the Siyom bridge in Arunachal Pradesh, along with 27 other infrastructure projects completed by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO). Built at a cost of 724 crore rupees, these projects will hugely augment...

    Published On January 4th, 2023
  • India, China troops clash along LAC in Tawang region, Arunachal Pradesh

    Indian and Chinese troops clashed along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Tawang sector of Arunachal Pradesh on December 9 and the face-off resulted in “minor injuries to a few personnel from both sides”, the Indian Army said. Buy Prime Test...

    Published On December 13th, 2022
  • Manipur Tops the Medal Tally in the Northeast Olympic Games

    Manipur gets the top position in the Northeast Olympic Games for the second consecutive time with 237 medals, including 85 gold, as the second edition of the regional multi-sport event. Manipur also won 76 silver and 77 bronze while Assam...

    Published On November 19th, 2022
  • Arunachal Pradesh MLA Jambey Tashi passes away

    Jambey Tashi, MLA from Lumla assembly seat in Arunachal Pradesh, passed away due to following illness. He was 48. Tashi was the sitting MLA from the Lumla Assembly constituency of Tawang district. He was holding the post of Advisor to...

    Published On November 4th, 2022
  • Arunachal Pradesh to get Northeast’s first fish museum

    Northeast’s first fish museum: A fish museum, the first of its kind in the Northeast, would soon be built in Arunachal Pradesh, Fisheries Minister Tage Taki. The museum in the NorthEast region (NER), with all fish species across the district...

    Published On November 2nd, 2022
  • Cyclone Sitrang hit densely populated area in Bangladesh, Indian region affected

    Cyclone Sitrang hit Bangladesh: Cyclone Sitrang ploughed into heavily populated, low-lying parts of Bangladesh on night, killing at least nine people. The districts of Barguna, Narail, Sirajganj, and the island district of Bhol all reported death. Officials warned that as...

    Published On October 25th, 2022
  • Center extends AFSPA in Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh for further 6 months

    AFSPA in Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh: The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, or AFSPA, has been applied to 12 districts in Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh for an additional six months, according to the federal government. In order to aid the...

    Published On October 3rd, 2022
  • BRO to build First Steel Slag Road in Arunachal Pradesh

    BRO to Build Steel Slag Roads to Withstand Heavy Rain and Adverse Climatic Conditions The Border Road Organization (BRO) will build Steel Slag Road in Arunachal Pradesh based on the Pilot project. The Steel Slag Road is the first of...

    Published On August 19th, 2022