Arunachal Pradesh

Raising Anti-Dam Voices in New Delhi

Raising Anti-Dam Voices in New Delhi

By- Nava Thakuria | Date- February 26, 2012 Advertisements While anti-big dam protesters have assembled in eastern Assam for a mammoth public rally at Thekeraguri, seriousconcern is expressed in the national capital in an intense discussion.Addressing the rally at North Lakhimpur Thursday organized by various anti-dam groups, eminent environmentalist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha […]

20,000 Assamese people vows as Medha Patkar joins Anti-Dam movement

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 24, 2012 Advertisements The anti-dam movement in Assam took a booster yesterday with National Activist Medha Patkar, of Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) fame joining in and addressing a huge mass gathering against the construction of big dams in the region. Patkar, addressing a mammoth public rally at Sauldhuaghat in […]

People of Arunachal should not suffer due to anti-Dam Campaign

People of Arunachal should not suffer due to anti-Dam Campaign

By- Guwahati Press Club | Date- January 03, 2012 The common people of Arunachal Pradesh should not suffer due to the ongoing anti-big dam campaign in Assam. Hence the movement against the big dams in Arunachal Pradesh should not include any step that affect the supply of essential commodities to the neighboring State. Friends of […]

India-China Diplomacy nowhere close

India-China Diplomacy nowhere close

By- Staff Reporter The dispute between India and China over its territories is not going to be solved in near future. This is what came out when Spokesman of Chinese Foreign Ministry, Liu Weimin stated to media while answering a question on Special Representatives talks. Liu Weimin stated that the resolution cannot be achieved overnight […]

Travel inside Myanmar without visa upto 16 kms

Travel inside Myanmar without visa upto 16 kms

By- Correspondent | Date- October 26, 2011 The Government of Myanmar has decided to allow Indians living at the border areas conditional access to its territory without a visa required. As confirmed by officials of the Mizoram Government, it was agreed that residents of four northeastern states, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh can now […]

Water Hyacinth products to boost Assam economy

Water Hyacinth products to boost Assam economy

Water Hyacinth, also known as Pani-Meteka or Meteka in Assam is a common sight for the people of the land with its abundance seen in almost river body of the state,- right from big lakes to household ponds in villages. For a long time, the aquatic plant was considered only as a waste and was either […]