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YD Thongchi selected for ‘National Award for Excellence in Literature’

Itanagar, Aug 11 (UNI) Padma Shri awardee and a distinguished writer-thinker of Arunachal Pradesh, Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi has been selected for conferment of ‘Jeewan Ram Mungi Devi Goenka Memorial National Award for Excellence in Literature’.
The award that contains a trophy, a citation, a plaque, and a cheque of Rs 2.01 lakh would be presented to the Sahitya Akademi Award winning author in a function to be held at Guwahati on September 25 next.
The national award for excellence in literature is being presented by ‘Jeewan Ram Mungi Devi Goenka Charitable Trust’ - a Shillong-Guwahati based public welfare organisation dedicated to
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Defence Minister visits Army Formation in Assam’s Dinjan

Defence Minister visits Army Formation in Assam’s Dinjan

28 Sep 2022 | 10:41 PM

Itanagar, Sep 28 (UNI) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday reviewed the operational readiness of the army formation at Dinjan in Assam’s Tinsukia district, officials said.

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Young NE girls lured to big cities with fake jobs: NCW

28 Sep 2022 | 10:38 PM

Shillong, Sept 28 (UNI)The National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson, Rekha Sharma on Wednesday said the young girl’s from the North Eastern States are being lured to big cities with fake job opportunities and then pushed into the flesh trade.

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Fixed-wing aircraft will ‘soon’ operate in Arunachal’s Mechukha: Speaker

28 Sep 2022 | 10:37 PM

Itanagar, Sep 28 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Assembly Speaker Pasang Dorjee Sona on Wednesday said that fixed-wing aircraft will “soon” operate in the picturesque Mechukha valley in Shi-Yomi district, bordering China, for easy movement of people.

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