Arunachal Pradesh

This Diwali Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will celebrate her Diwali with troops in Arunachal Pradesh's Upper Dibang Valley district, a defence official said.

Itanagar: Nine existing government hospitals in Arunachal Pradesh would be upgraded into e-hospitals besides a full-fledged National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT) would come up here, Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced on Saturday. Prasad said 200 plus hospitals across the country have been turned into e-hospitals and assured central …

Lhasa: An earthquake measuring a magnitude of 6.9 hit Nyingchi, southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, in the early hours of Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). The epicentre of the quake was located close to the India-China border and was more than 150 kilometers away from the nearest Indian city. No casualty has …

Itanagar: Myanmar-based National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Khaplang (NSCN-K) rebels on Tuesday attacked an Indian Army base in Arunachal Pradesh’s Nia Usa area. Kohima-based Army spokesman Chiranjeet Konwar said there was no casualty or damage to the Company Operating Base of the Longding battalion in the attack. However, the NSCN-K via social media claimed that a combined …

Guwahati: All seven defence personnel lost their lives after an Indian Air Force Chopper MI-17 V5, which was on a Air Maintenance mission, crashed during a training sortie in the Tawang area of Arunachal Pradesh. The chopper was carrying seven people including five air force personnel and two army personnel.The incident took place near Chuna …

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday approved the appointment of five Governors and one Lieutenant Governor. “The President has been pleased to appoint Admiral (Retd.) Devendra Kumar Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM, as the LG of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in place of Jagdish Mukhi with effect from the date he assumes charge …

Agartala: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Wednesday said there was no activity on the Indian border with China in his state that could create tension between the two countries. “There are no such activities that can create tension along the India-China border in Arunachal,” Khandu said here after addressing a tribal rally by …

The Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) of the IAF engaged in flood rescue mission in the state went missing on Tuesday at 3.50 p.m. after it took off from Pilputu Helipad near Sagalee for the Naharlagun heliport