Arunachal Pradesh

Massive Infrastructure Projects Are Failing at Unprecedented Rates

Big fossil-fuel, mining, hydroelectric, and other "mega projects" are struggling thanks to competition from newer, cleaner technologies and a firestorm of market and civil forces.<p>Though few recognized it at the time, 2011 may mark a turning point for the era of building mega energy and mining …

Environment

China upset as Indian president visits disputed border region

BEIJING (Nov 20): China on Monday criticised a visit by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind to the remote state of Arunachal Pradesh, which China …

China

China slams President Kovinds Arunachal visit, says it firmly opposes it

Highlights<p><i>1</i><p>China strongly hit out at President Kovind's weekend visit to Arunachal Pradesh.<p><i>2</i><p>China says it "firmly opposes" the visit.<p><i>3</i><p>President …

China

Arunachal’s mention dates back to Mahabharata, Kalika-purana: President Ram Nath Kovind

Written by Samudra Gupta Kashyap | Guwahati |<p>President Ram Nath Kovind (centre) being greeted by Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal at the …

India

Diversity keeps us united, Kovind tells Arunachal MLAs

The President was addressing the Arunachal Pradesh legislative Assembly

North-East India

It has white flowers, but a covetous heart

Scientists have discovered a new species of parasitic flowering plant that has no chlorophyll, and survives by feeding on another species of plant …

North-East India

WEATHER SUMMARY

Pune, Nov 19 (PTI) Forecast rainfall for next 24 hours Pune, Nov 19 (PTI) Forecast rainfall for next 24 hours at:East : A few places in Odisha, …

India

6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Tibet, close to Arunachal Pradesh border; no casualties reported yet

<b>Beijing:</b> A strong intensity earthquake measuring 6.9 on Richter Scale hit Tibet's Nyingchi prefecture, located close to Arunachal Pradesh border, in …

Earthquakes

6.9 earthquake hits Tibet close to Arunachal Pradesh; no casualties so far

A strong earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale jolted the Nyingchi city and surrounding areas in Tibet, close to the border with Arunachal …

Earthquakes

Meet Mumbai stand-up comedian Sorabh Pant s new hero

<b>How did the opening account by Lord Mountbatten take shape?</b><br>The prologue where Lord Mountbatten talks about an invincible humanoid that rescues …

India

India, China Hold 1st Border Consultation Mechanism Meet After Dokalam Standoff

India and China today held their first meeting on the border consultation and coordination mechanism here after the Dokalam standoff and reviewed the …

China

Why Russia Won't Choose Sides Between China And India

A few weeks after a military standoff between Chinese and Indian troops began near the Doklam plateau in June, the China Global Television Network, a 24 hours English-language state-owned news channel, asked why Russia had been “silent” on the matter. Granted, Moscow had made few public comments …

Russia

How air pollution increases India’s burden of disease

Delhiites are a beleaguered lot and a degree of resignation characterizes the popular response to this health crisis. Photo: Bloomberg<p>I have just …

Pollution

Army plans 17 tunnels between Ladakh and Arunachal to counter growing Chinese presence along LAC

Seeking to tackle the growing Chinese military presence along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), Indian Army is planning to build 17 major tunnels …

India

The big news: Supreme Court refuses to interfere in ‘Padmavati’ row, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: The Congress released dates for party president election, and China objected to President Ram Nath Kovind’s recent visit to …

India

The big news: Dinakaran objects to I-T searches at Jayalalithaa’s residence, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: India and China held their first talks since the standoff at Doklam, and Robert Mugabe’s own party has asked him to quit as Zimbabwe …

India

India state government securities issued in 2017/18

Nov 15 (Reuters) - The following are the details of Indian State Government Securities Issued for the year 2017/18. Auction Security …

India

UDAN: Govt gets 141 proposals for flight, chopper services

New Delhi, Nov 14 (PTI) The government today said it has received as many as 141 initial proposals for operating flight and helicopter services on …

India

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

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Not bothered with someone else's stand on Arunachal: Nirmala Sitharaman snubs China

Rebuffing China's objection to her visit to Arunachal Pradesh, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said the northeastern state is an Indian …

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Arunachal Pradesh to launch web based application for monitoring all government projects

Dashboard, an automated centralised web-based application to aid the process of monitoring and execution of all government programmes in Arunachal …

India

Arunachal Pradesh honours singer Bhupen Hazarika with a 10-foot statue in Bolung village

Sculpted by Biren Singh of Guwahati, it will be unveiled in early 2018.<p>The Arunachal Pradesh government has put up a 10-foot-high bronze statue of …

India

Hindus likely to get minority status in eight states

Hindus are minority in Lakshadweep (2.5 per cent), Mizoram (2.75), Nagaland (8.75), Meghalaya (11.53), J&K (28.44), Arunachal Pradesh (29) …

India

China, India discuss crisis control

Managing a crisis from a potential border conflict will top the agenda of forthcoming talks between China and India and the talks are a positive sign …

China

Does the Economy Really Matter When it Comes to Winning Elections in India?

In the 13 of the 20 states that voted for change since 2014, all have had a declining or zero rate of growth in per capita incomes for the five-year …

India

A Garo woman’s YouTube channel is exploring North Eastern cuisine, one tribal kitchen at a time

Eat Your Kappa combines anthropology with traditional ingredients and techniques.<p>When Nambie Marak was growing up in Shillong, her fondness for …

North-East India

REC eyes diversification, overseas markets

Amid muted demand in power generation and low interest rates, Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) plans to start financing railway …

India

China slams Indian defence minister's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Monday criticized a visit by India's defence minister to the remote state of Arunachal Pradesh, which China claims, saying it would complicate efforts by both sides to maintain peace along the disputed border region.<p>The latest row over Arunachal Pradesh in the eastern …

India

Congress asks when will PM Narendra Modi talk to China showing his 'red eyes'

<b>New Delhi:</b> Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the claims made by him in his election speeches, the Congress on Monday asked when …

India

Army Chief dismisses China's objection to Sitharaman's Arunachal visit

<b>New Delhi:</b> Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday dismissed China's objection to Nirmala Sitharaman's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, saying the …

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