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20 February, 2018 7:02 AM Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram Celebrate 32nd Statehood Day: PM Narendra Modi, Leaders Shower Greetings On Twitter

The two hill states of northeast, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram, celebrate their 32nd Statehood Day today. The two became federal states of India on February 20, 1987. In 1972, the North East Frontier Agency was named Arunachal Pradesh and granted Union Territory status. It took 15 more years before Arunachal Pradesh attained its statehood. Similarly 19

18 February, 2018 5:26 PM Over 40 Indian languages, dialects heading to extinction

More than 40 languages or dialects in India are considered to be endangered and are believed to be heading towards extinction as only a few thousand people speak them, officials said. According to a report of the Census Directorate, there are 22 scheduled languages and 100 non-scheduled languages in the country, which are spoken by a large number of people 18

15 February, 2018 1:56 PM China slams Modi’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh

Says it will not help in ‘enabling conditions’ for border talks and better ties. China has slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday, saying it was not helpful in creating “enabling conditions” for boundary talks and improvement of Beijing-New Delhi ties. Xinhua news agency quoted foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang 32

14 February, 2018 7:00 PM Free medicare for frontline forest staff in emergencies

WWF-India and Apollo Hospitals Foundation on Wednesday announced the renewal of their partnership under the ‘Specialised Medical Scheme’, where free medical treatment and recovery support is provided to frontline forest staff in case of medical emergency. The MoU was signed by vice-chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Foundation, Upasana Kamineni Konidela and WWF COO Karan 30

12 February, 2018 8:01 PM Chandrababu Naidu is richest CM, Manik Sarkar the poorest: ADR

TDP leader, with declared assets of ₹177 crore, is 680 times richer than the Tripura Chief Minister. Extreme inequality in India is evidently not restricted to the general population, going by an analysis of the assets of Chief Ministers. It extends to top politicians as well, with the richest Chief Minister found to be 680 times wealthier than the ‘poorest’ 37

12 February, 2018 7:38 PM India's overall forest cover expands: Report

New Delhi: India has added 6,778 sq km of forest area -- an increase of 0.21 percent -- between 2015 and 2017 despite population and livestock pressures, according to a government report released here on Monday. The India State Forest Report-2017 unveiled by Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan says the country stands 10th in the world in terms of forest 37

12 February, 2018 2:31 PM HATF alleges torture of captive elephants

Concern about parading of severely injured pachyderms in festivals The Heritage Animal Task Force (HATF), a Thrissur-based non-governmental organisation of elephant lovers, has alleged criminal negligence on the part of officials attached to the departments of Forests, Police, and Animal Husbandry towards the parading of severely injured elephants as part of temple 25

8 February, 2018 5:55 AM Arunachal village Bomja among Asia’s richest, thanks to land acquisition payment by Modi government

A village in Arunachal Pradesh has now become one of the richest villages in Asia, thanks to payments released towards land acquisition in the area by the Union Ministry of Defence. The ministry has reportedly released payment worth Rs 40,80,38,400. The payment was made by the Defence Ministry to as many as 31 households in the Bomja village as payment 47

3 February, 2018 11:34 PM 9 Government Hospitals In Arunachal Pradesh To Be Upgraded To E-Hospitals: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Ravi Shankar Prasad said 200 plus hospitals across the country have been turned into e-hospitals and assured central government's full support in making nine hospitals - along the length of Arunachal Pradesh - into e-hospitals. Itanagar: Nine existing government hospitals in Arunachal Pradesh would be upgraded into e-hospitals besides a full-fledged 46

31 January, 2018 4:56 PM Home Ministry allots ₹370 crore to strengthen border infrastructure

BSF, ITBP will build bunkers, fortify border out-posts and construct special climate- controlled huts Laying emphasis on building infrastructure along the Indo-Pak and Sino-India borders, the government has sanctioned nearly ₹370 crore to the BSF and the ITBP for construction of bunkers and special climate- controlled huts in forward areas, an official 37