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Mohan Guruswamy | China’s real target may be Arunachal Pradesh

Of late, the Chinese have given a glimpse of what their true intentions are by laying claim to Bhutan’s Sakteng wildlife reserve area

04 Aug 2020 5:14 PM

Arunachal Pradesh reports first COVID-19 death

The 43-year-old woman succumbed to the disease was suffering from chronic kidney disease and had returned from Delhi on June 11

25 Jun 2020 2:00 PM

5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts Arunachal Pradesh, other NE states

No casualties have been reported so far, officials said, adding that more details are awaited.

19 Jul 2019 4:13 PM

IAF finds no survivors at AN-32 crash site, families informed

The crash site is located around 16 km north of Lipo in Arunachal Pradesh.

13 Jun 2019 1:19 PM

New photo suggests AN-32 aircraft slammed into mountain

The aircraft was first spotted by a Mi-17 helicopter yesterday, rescue workers are currently trying to find bodies and possible survivors.

12 Jun 2019 5:43 PM


Wreckage of missing AN-32 aircraft found in Arunachal

Parts of missing IAF aircraft AN-32 that went missing after taking off from Jorhat has been found north of Lipo in Arunachal.

11 Jun 2019 3:20 PM

Search operations for missing IAF aircraft enters fourth day

The AN-32 aircraft with 13 IAF personnel on board went missing on Monday afternoon.

06 Jun 2019 1:34 PM

BJP’s Pema Khandu takes oath as Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh

11 other ministers of the cabinet under Pema were also sworn in on Monday.

29 May 2019 1:49 PM

NPP candidate and sitting MLA, six others gunned down in Arunachal Pradesh

Tirong Aboh, a sitting MLA from Khonsa West constituency, was seeking a re-election from the seat.

21 May 2019 4:38 PM

China ‘opposes’ PM visit to Arunachal, says ‘don't complicate boundary issue’

MEA reacted sharply to China's remarks, saying the state of Arunachal is ‘integral and inalienable part’ of India.

09 Feb 2019 5:10 PM


'Arunachal a strategically important state': PM flags off projects in North East

The visit comes amid protests in the region against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.

09 Feb 2019 1:06 PM

Congress demonstrations against Citizenship bill across Arunachal Pradesh

The Congress workers also burnt effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and state Chief Minister Pema Khandu.

24 Jan 2019 3:41 PM

Arunachal Pradesh on edge over fears of river flooding

The river, originating in the Tibetan plateau, is the source of India’s mighty Brahmaputra river which is the lifeline of the Northeast.

20 Oct 2018 5:22 AM

Flood alert in Arunachal after landslide in China creates artificial lake

Indian authorities warned villagers in East Siang district of Arunachal, state bordering China's Tibet region, not to venture near river.

19 Oct 2018 7:52 PM

2 US WWII aircrash victims identified after N-E recovery

Tour operators of the region are of view that memories of World WarII can turn the region into a major tourist attraction.

13 Oct 2018 1:05 AM


IAF rescues 19 people stranded on island in Arunachal’s swelling Siang

The stranded persons, engaged in dairy farming, had got trapped on the small island located in Sille-Oyan circle.

31 Aug 2018 7:08 PM

China alert: Flood threat in Arunachal, Assam areas

The district administrations have alerted villagers, and urged them to move to safer locations in Assam too.

31 Aug 2018 2:17 AM

First commercial flight lands in Arunachal Pradesh in historic moment

The 42-seater ATR aircraft of the Alliance Airlines touched down at Pasighat airport around 2:15 pm after 1.5-hour journey from Guwahati.

22 May 2018 11:40 AM

Afspa lifted from Meghalaya, many parts of Arunachal

Across the Northeast, there has been a huge reduction of 96 per cent in casualties among the security forces from 289 in 1997 to 12 in 2017.

24 Apr 2018 1:49 AM

China asks India to refrain from hyping up boundary issue

A report says China lodged a strong protest with India, alleging 'transgression' by Indian troops in the Asaphila area along Arunachal.

10 Apr 2018 8:36 AM