Tawang

  • Border rail project may take decades to build: Surya Gangadharan 05-08-2013 04:10 PM

    The strategic lines include the Srinagar-Kargil-Leh railway line that will cover a distance of more than 400 km cutting by half the current travel time of eight hours by road. Construction will take place at heights ranging from 6000 feet to 13,000 feet. Another line will connect the military hub...
  • Rahul advocates involvement of all people in governance 29-10-2012 10:03 PM

    Itanagar: AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Monday advocated that every single person of the country must be involved in governance so that the country moves ahead."If we don t involve people of all walks of life, especially the backward class in the governance, our nation will not move ahead,"...
  • Are Pawan Hans choppers flying coffins? 05-05-2011 12:00 AM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Are Pawan Hans choppers flying coffins?' ...
  • Villagers identify Dorjee's body at crash site 04-05-2011 06:32 PM

    New Delhi: Hopes of finding Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu alive are all but over with locals spotting the debris of a chopper and also five bodies near Lobuthang in Tawang district on Wednesday morning. A few hours later, villagers in the area identified one of the dead as...
  • Arunachal CM chopper crash: 2 bodies identified 04-05-2011 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: Missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu's helicopter crash site has been located in the area of Lobothang, according to Union Home Ministry. The search party is now trying to reach the bodies which have been sighted just north of Sela Pass, the third highest pass in the...
  • 5 days on, reward to trace missing Arunachal CM 04-05-2011 07:20 AM

    New Delhi: It has been five days since Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu's chopper went missing, but the search is still on for him. A desperate search is on not just by the Indian paramilitary forces but also by Bhutanese teams. Bad weather conditions have been hampering search operations...
  • Pilots should refuse to fly in bad weather: Omar 01-05-2011 05:37 PM

    Srinagar: As the search continues for the missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart Omar Abdullah has said pilots should not succumb to pressure from politicians to fly in bad weather. "No, the pilot should refuse. Better to lose one's job than one's...
  • Bad weather hampers search for Arunachal CM 01-05-2011 07:56 AM

    New Delhi: Massive search operations to find missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu began at 5:30 am on Sunday with the SSB and ITBP personnel joining the Army in the massive search operation. However, bad weather hampered the search operation as helicopters could not take off for the search...
  • 17 Killed, 4 injured in Arunachal chopper crash 19-04-2011 09:33 PM

    Pawan Hans helicopter crashed in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang on Tuesday with 23 people on board. ...
  • Helicopter crashes in Tawang, 17 dead 19-04-2011 03:50 PM

    Tawang: At least 17 people were killed when a Pawan Hans helicopter crashed in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang at 2 PM on Tuesday. There were 23 people on board the helicopter including five crew members and two children. Four people have been injured with two reported to be in a critical...
  • Watch: An overview of Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal 19-11-2009 10:56 PM

    Tawang bid farewell to the 14th Dalai Lama on Friday. ...
  • Watch: Chinese scholar objects to Dalai's India visit 10-11-2009 02:01 AM

    He alleged that the Dalai Lama visited Tawang under India's pressure. ...
  • Watch: Dalai Lama says his visit is unpolitical 09-11-2009 04:48 PM

    Observers however say his is a visit ripe with political symbolism. ...
  • Singapore watches out Dalai Lama's visit to India 08-11-2009 11:32 AM

    Singapore has a majority of Chinese population. ...
  • Watch: Arunachal prepares for Dalai Lama's visit 07-11-2009 06:55 PM

    The Dalai Lama will arrive in Tawang on Sunday. ...
  • Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit cleared 27-10-2009 08:45 AM

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