April 25, 2018

‘Bigg Boss 12' to have pairs

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  MUMBAI, Apr 22: Former "Bigg Boss" contestant Vikas Gupta has hinted that the upcoming season of the reality show might have jodis as contestants. Initially when the show started in 2006, personalities from different walks of life including films, television, sports, politics were locked in the

AYA meet to strengthen ties

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  ZIRO, Apr 22: In an effort to revive its relationship with the All Apatani Gaon Bura-Buri Welfare Association (AAGBBWA), the Apatani Youth Association (AYA) and its federal units on Sunday sat for a joint meeting with the members of the former here on Sunday. After a serious

Facial recognition system helps trace 3,000 missing children in 4 days

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  NEW DELHI, Apr 22: Nearly 3,000 missing children have been traced in four days, thanks to the facial recognition system (FRS) software that the Delhi Police is using on a trial basis to track down such children. The identities of the missing children have been established

238 cases settled in Lok Adalats

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  ITANAGAR, Apr 22: Various legal services authorities from the High Court to the court of the judicial magistrate in the districts successfully conducted Lok Adalats across the State. This was part of the second nationwide exercise. The Itanagar Bench of Gauhati High Court Legal Services Committee with

Reuse, recycle credo at Earth Day event

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  DOIMUKH, Apr 22: A daylong workshop on the theme ‘Save Earth, Save Life’ was organised by the NSS Unit of Government College, Doimukh to observe Earth Day on Sunday. The college’s principal, Dr MQ Khan outlined the objectives of the workshop. He lamented how earth

India to build 7 more ALGs along China border

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  NEW DELHI, Apr 22: India will build seven new Advanced Landing Grounds (ALGs) along the border with China in Arunachal Pradesh for the Indian Air Force (IAF) apart from modernising the eight existing ones, Sputnik has reported. The announcement came after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman witnessed air

Vehicle movement restricted

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  PALIN, Apr 22: Kra Daadi Deputy Commissioner, Pige Ligu vide an order issued on Sunday has restricted the movement of vehicles on the Choba block point on the Joram-Koloriang road under Palin circle, between 5 pm to 7 am on April 24 and 25. The order has

Arunachal warms to red panda

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  GUWAHATI, Apr 22: What has reddish-brown fur, a long, shaggy tail, and a waddling gait with short front legs? Meet the red panda, (Ailurus fulgens), also called the lesser panda or the red bear-cat, a mammal native to the eastern Himalayas. A potential habitat for this creature

Army vehicle falls into river, 2 dead, 1 missing

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  ITANAGAR, Apr 22: Two soldiers died while another went missing when an Army vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a river in Lower Dibang Valley district early Sunday morning. The incident took place at Iduli village area when a team of 18 army personnel belonged

Access to information warrants caution: Rijiju

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
  RONO HILLS, Apr 22: Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Sunday inaugurated Cadence 2018, the 12th edition of the Inter-College Youth Festival at Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) here. Addressing the university fraternity and students from various colleges gathered on the campus, Rijjiju said a

Connectivity for development (EDITORIAL)

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-22
    Poor connectivity in the North Eastern region has been the major cause for region’s isolation from the rest part of the country. The Centre recently developed the 'HIRA' model to cap off the unsolved misery of poor connectivity for the region.  HIRA-

Ex set afire by woman, lover

TAP | Updated: 2018-04-21
  TEZPUR, Apr 21: A young woman and her lover allegedly set afire her former boyfriend following which they were arrested here today, police said. The 26-year-old victim was hospitalised with 70 per cent burns after the incident last evening. The police arrested the two based on
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