Nabam Tuki

  • Lok Sabha polls: 55 per cent votes cast in Arunachal 09-04-2014 08:04 AM

    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 09-04-2014 07:22 AM

    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 03-04-2014 07:07 PM

    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...
  • Arunachal newspapers hit stands after five days 19-02-2014 01:45 PM

    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...
  • Montek meets Arunachal CM to review status of power projects 13-09-2013 08:33 PM

    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...
  • Massive landslide in Arunachal due to rainfall, 2 districts remain cut off 08-09-2013 01:46 PM

    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...
  • NSUI should strengthen Congress: Tuki 04-09-2013 01:18 PM

    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...
  • Arunachal CM Nabam Tuki inaugurates National Food Security Ordinance 20-08-2013 04:24 PM

    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...
  • Arunachal's first municipalities get Rs 5.50 crore 13-08-2013 06:13 PM

    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...
  • Arunachal Pradesh CM expands ministry 16-11-2011 05:17 PM

    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 01-11-2011 12:49 PM

    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...
  • Nabam Tuki is likely to be named Arunachal CM 05-05-2011 03:47 PM

    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...