Nabam Tuki

  • Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki assures action to improve law and order 3 days ago

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki and Home Minister Tanga Byaling have assured visible actions to improve the deteriorating law and order in the Itanagar capital complex. This assurance was given when a delegation of Arunachal Pradesh Chamber of Commerce & Industries (ACCI) called on them here on Friday. Giving a...
  • CM Nabam Tuki for new higher and tech institutions in Arunachal Pradesh 1 week ago

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Tuesday emphasised the need to create infrastructure in existing government colleges besides creating new higher and technical education institutions in the state with adequate manpower. Inaugurating the North East Zonal conference organised by the All India Federation of University and College Teacher's Organization...
  • No misuse of CCS funds: Arunachal Pradesh CM July 15, 2014

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Tuesday denied the allegation of Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju of siphoning of central sponsored schemes (CCSs) and said a third party monitoring system by state and central governments was in place to take the guilty to task. Rijiju...
  • NCC planning academy in Arunachal Pradesh June 22, 2014

    Itanagar: The National Cadets Corps (NCC) is planning to open an academy in Arunachal Pradesh and raise a new battalion in the Tawang district of the state bordering China. NCC Tezur-based Group Commander Brigadier N K Dabas announced this during a meeting on Friday with Chief Minister Nabam Tuki while briefing...
  • Arunachal CM Nabam Tuki signs Lokayukta Bill May 20, 2014

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has signed into law the Lokayukta Bill which the state Assembly had passed in March. Passage of the Lokayukta Act was a commitment made in Congress's election manifesto this year, official sources said on Tuesday. "This is a gift to the people of Arunachal...
  • Nabam Tuki sworn-in as CM of Arunachal Pradesh May 18, 2014

    Veteran Congress leader Nabam Tuki was sworn-in as the eighth Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh for the second consecutive term. Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma administered the oath of office and secrecy to Tuki in an impressive function held at Darbar Hall of Raj Bhavan in Itanagar. Most of the newly-elected...
  • Lok Sabha polls: 55 per cent votes cast in Arunachal April 9, 2014

    Itanagar: About 55 per cent votes were cast on Wednesday for the two Lok Sabha seats and 49 out of the 60 assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh, where the simultaneous polling was held peacefully. The vote percentage will go up as reports from interior districts are yet to be received,...
  • LS polls 2nd phase voting: Very high in Manipur, moderate in Arunachal April 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Update: At least 55 per cent votes cast their votes on Wednesday for the two Lok Sabha seats and 49 out of the 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh, where the simultaneous polling was held peacefully. The vote percentage from interior districts are yet to be received. In...
  • Arunachal Congress lodges complaint against Modi for Tuki remarks April 3, 2014

    The Congress in Arunachal Pradesh has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi alleging that the BJP leader has breached the Model Code of Conduct "threatening" Chief Minister Nabam Tuki at an election rally in Itanagar in March. A delegation of state Congress submitted...
  • Arunachal newspapers hit stands after five days February 19, 2014

    Newspapers hit the stands in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday, lifting five days of suspension of publication, following an assurance by Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to redress media organisations' grievances on security. The assurance was given by the chief minister at a meeting attended by representatives of the Arunachal Press Club (APC)...
  • Montek meets Arunachal CM to review status of power projects September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Friday met Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to discuss the issues related with hydro power projects in the state. "We are reviewing number of issues. We are very concerned, we want to help Arunachal Pradesh utilise its hydro potential. There are...
  • Massive landslide in Arunachal due to rainfall, 2 districts remain cut off September 8, 2013

    With improvement in the weather, the water level of major rivers in Eastern Arunachal showed a receding trend even as West and Upper Siang districts in the state remained cut off due to massive landslides triggered by torrential rain. Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Saturday undertook an aerial survey of the...
  • NSUI should strengthen Congress: Tuki September 4, 2013

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has asked the NSUI to strengthen the Congress party from the grass root level. Launching the membership drive for NSUI state unit in presence of State Election Commissioner A Chaurasiya and party cadres here Tuesday, Tuki said it was the policy of the Congress...
  • Arunachal CM Nabam Tuki inaugurates National Food Security Ordinance August 20, 2013

    In pursuance of the Centre's initiative to ensure food for all, Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday launched the National Food Security Ordinance (NFSO) 2013 commemorating the birth anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi. As per the provisions of the Ordinance, a person belonging to priority households would be entitled to receive 5 kg of...
  • Arunachal's first municipalities get Rs 5.50 crore August 13, 2013

    Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Tuesday said a budgetary provision of Rs 5.50 crore has been made for the state's first municipalities, Itanagar and Pasighat, to carry out various activities. "The budget would cover various components under salary, maintenance, office establishment and vehicles," Tuki said after inaugurating the office...
  • Left will be voted out in Tripura: Rahul Gandhi February 11, 2013

    Agartala: The Communist government in Tripura will be voted out in the February 14 assembly election, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said On February 11. "People in Kerala and West Bengal have voted out the Left parties, you must follow the same for all of your betterment and development of the...
  • Arunachal: 173 days observed as bandh in 12 years September 29, 2012

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh has witnessed bandh in 173 days in the last 12 years. At least 4,168 hours have been affected by bandh calls in different parts of the state since 2001 till date, Chief Minister Nabam Tuki informed the Assembly on Saturday. Tuki, who also holds the Home portfolio, was...
  • Arunachal: Journalist shot at, CM promises action July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: A journalist was shot at by unknown assailants in Arunachal Pradesh on Sunday evening. The journalist was identified as Tongam Rina, an Associate Editor with the Arunachal Times. The incident took place as the victim was entering her office in capital Itanagar. No arrests have been made so far...
  • Arunachal Pradesh: Woman journalist shot at in Itanagar July 15, 2012

    Tongam Rina, Associate Editor of the Arunachal Times is now in hospital undergoing a surgery. ...
  • Arunachal Times journalist shot at in Itanagar July 15, 2012

    Itanagar: A woman journalist was shot at by unknown gunmen and critically injured on Sunday when she was entering her office in Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh. Gunmen shot journalist Tongam Rina of the Arunachal Times from close range when she was entering her office at about 6:15 pm, police said. Thirty-four-year-old Rina...
  • Arunachal Pradesh CM expands ministry November 16, 2011

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Wednesday expanded his 15-day old ministry by inducting 11 ministers including four new faces. Governor JJ Singh administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly inducted ministers at a simple ceremony held in the Durbar Hall of the Raj Bhavan...
  • Nabam Tuki to be the new Arunachal CM November 1, 2011

    Itanagar: Dissident leader Nabam Tuki was on Tuesday chosen as the new Congress Legislature Party leader in Arunachal Pradesh, signalling the end of the weeks-long political drama that culminated in the resignation of Chief Minister Jarbom Gamlin. The decision to choose Tuki was taken by the Congress high command. The swearing-in of...
  • Nabam Tuki is likely to be named Arunachal CM May 5, 2011

    Itanagar: Public Works Department and Urban Development Minister Nabam Tuki is likely to take oath as the caretaker Chief Minister of Arunchal Pradesh on Thursday evening. Tuki is also the president of Arunachal Pradesh Congress unit. Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu was found dead on Thursday after his helicopter went...