Agartala |Saturday, 2022 4:15:09 AM ISTFour top extremists of the National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT-Biswa Mohan faction), who had fled from their Bangladeshi camp, surrendered to the Tripura Police with arms and ammunition on Friday, officials said.... read..
Agartala |Friday, 2022 1:15:10 AM ISTThe Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has signed an MoU with the Bangladesh Roads and Highways Department in Dhaka for emergency ferrying of petroleum products to the northeastern states of India through Bangladesh's territory, an official said on Thu... read..
Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 1:45:11 AM ISTThe opposition Congress in Tripura on Monday demanded the withdrawal of "Z Plus" security cover of former Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, saying he is "falsely enjoying the security status".... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 3:45:09 AM ISTFresh Covid cases are continuing to rise across northeastern India with the authorities in most of these states yet to take any serious precautionary measures.... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Friday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTAs part of its efforts to expand the party organisation in the northeastern region, the Trinamool Congress on Thursday observed ‘Shahid Dibas (Martyr's Day) at different levels in Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | July 21, 2022 1:59:16 AM ISTTripura Chief Minister Dr Manik Saha on Wednesday tested positive for COVID-19 and urged those who had come in contact with him to take necessary precautions.... read..
Agartala |Thursday, 2022 1:15:09 AM ISTTripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Wednesday tested positive for Covid-19 and went in self isolation at his home. Tagging the Covid report, the Chief Minister tweeted: "I've been tested Covid-19 positive today. I am absolutely fit & fine with no symptom... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 4:45:09 AM ISTExcept a few MLAs, most legislators and Parliament members in the northeastern states on Monday cast their vote in the 16th Presidential election.... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 3:45:09 AM ISTExcept few MLAs, most legislators and Parliament members in the northeastern states on Monday cast their vote in the 16th Presidential election.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | July 14, 2022 10:55:16 PM ISTAs a gesture of goodwill, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha sent a consignment of 100 packets of Queen pineapple to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as a gift continuing with the latter's fruit diplomacy.... read..
Agartala |Thursday, 2022 2:45:09 AM ISTIn a rare gesture, the CPI-M and the Trinamool Congress on Wednesday strongly condemned the attack on the Congress leaders in Tripura and demanded punishment for the accused "BJP workers".... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 2:45:09 AM ISTAfter a gap of several months, new Covid cases are rising in almost all the northeastern states with the authorities in most states yet to take any precautionary measures, including making wearing of the face mask mandatory.... read..
Aizawl/Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 4:45:09 AM ISTThe Election Commission has started deleting names of Reang tribals from the electoral list of Mizoram after the displaced tribals were settled in different districts of Tripura and will include these in the latter state'svoters' list, officials said on M... read..
Agartala |Friday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTWith the worshiping of 14 deities simultaneously, the centuries-old seven-day long colourful 'Kharchi Puja' began in Tripura on Thursday with traditional fervor and rituals.... read..
Agartala |Friday, 2022 4:45:09 AM ISTIn a joint operation on Thursday, the West Tripura district administration and the Tripura police dismantled a Shiva temple constructed at a graveyard in Nandannagar on the outskirts of Agartala on Tuesday, officials said.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | July 7, 2022 10:25:31 AM ISTAge is no bar when it comes to education and this was proved by 53-year-old Shila Rani Das, who along with her two daughters cleared the Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) exams on Wednesday.... read..
Aizawl/Agartala |Thursday, 2022 3:45:08 AM ISTIn a major blow to the outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT), the Assam Rifles and Mizoram Police, in a joint operation, apprehended its chief Jacob Hrangkhawl from Aizawl on Wednesday, officials said.... read..
Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 1:45:10 AM ISTNDA presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu on Tuesday visited BJP-ruled Tripura to campaign for the July 18 Presidential poll.... read..
New Delhi/Agartala |Thursday, 2022 1:15:09 AM ISTFormer Tripura Minister and sitting Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) MLA Mevar Kumar Jamatia was detained on Wednesday by the police in the national capital after a girl student complained of molestation against the veteran tribal leader.... read..
Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 2:15:15 AM ISTThe three-member Congress delegation which visited Tripura on Monday has demanded an independent inquiry into the political violence that erupted before and after the June 23 by-elections. The delegation of MPs, led by its Lok Sabha leader Adhir Ranjan Ch... read..
Agartala |Monday, 2022 5:15:09 AM ISTThe CPI-M-led Left Front in the recently concluded by-elections to the four assembly seats in Tripura has suffered a major setback, while the Congress with a solitary seat entered the state assembly after nine years. The ruling BJP's total strength of 36 ... read..
Agartala |Monday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTTripura Congress President Birajit Sinha and 19 other Congress and BJP workers were injured in separate clashes in Tripura on Sunday on the day when bypoll results were announced. Police said that the clashes first took place at Rabindra Palli in Agartala... read..
Agartala |Sunday, 2022 3:15:08 AM ISTThe results of the by-polls held on June 23 in the four politically-crucial Assembly constituencies in Tripura will be announced on Sunday, officials said.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | June 26, 2022 5:55:45 PM ISTTripura Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Manik Saha won the assembly poll from the Town Bardowali constituency by a margin of 6,104 votes, the Election Commission said.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | June 26, 2022 4:57:01 AM ISTThe Indigenous People's Front of Tripura, an ally of the BJP in the North-eastern state, will merge with a regional political party Tipra Motha on July 2 ahead of the State Assembly elections due next year, a senior IPFT leader said on Saturday.... read..
Agartala |Friday, 2022 2:15:08 AM ISTOver 76.62 per cent of the 1,89,032-strong electorate cast their votes on Thursday in the by-elections to four Assembly constituencies in Tripura amid some stray incidents of violence, officials said.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | June 23, 2022 1:25:41 PM ISTPolling for bye-elections in Tripura is underway at four assembly segments--Agartala, Town Bardowali, Surma and Jubarajnagar.... read..
Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 2:15:11 AM ISTThe over a month-long hectic poll campaign for the June 23 by-elections to four assembly seats in Tripura came to an end on Tuesday even as a tense situation prevailed in some areas of these poll-bound constituencies. The campaign was marred by violent in... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTGovernors, Chief Ministers, senior security and other officials and people from all walks of life performed yoga in all the northeastern states on the occasion of International Yoga Day on Tuesday.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | June 16, 2022 3:25:24 PM ISTA six-MP delegation of Trinamool Congress (TMC) will visit the Election Commission of India on Thursday to submit a deputation in connection with the violence in Tripura unleashed by "BJP-sponsored goons".... read..
Guwahati/Agartala |Thursday, 2022 2:15:10 AM ISTThe Congress workers and leaders in several northeastern states including Assam on Wednesday organised protests against the questioning of their leader Rahul Gandhi by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).... read..
Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTThe bypolls to four Assembly seats in Tripura to be held on June 23 would set off the end of the BJP's rule in the state which will culminate with the party's defeat in the early next year's assembly polls, Trinamool Congress (TMC) National General Secret... read..
Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 2:15:09 AM ISTThe Trinamool Congress on Tuesday released 'Tripura Files', a short documentary film, to highlight the under development and misgovernance in Tripura and deprivation of the people since India's Independence, party leaders said here on Tuesday.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | June 7, 2022 12:57:00 PM ISTTripura CM Manik Saha held a door-to-door campaign on Tuesday ahead of assembly bypolls in the state.... read..
Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 2:45:08 AM ISTAs many as 24 candidates including Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha filed their nomination papers for the June 23 bypolls to four Assembly seats in Tripura. Saha, currently a Rajya Sabha member and state BJP President, in his around three-decade-long pol... read..
Agartala |Friday, 2022 1:45:12 AM ISTThe CPI-M on Thursday claimed that political violence sponsored by the ruling BJP in Tripura has crossed all limits and even the ailing and injured people are not being spared. The opposition party said that ruling party members and goons also attacked pa... read..
Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 2:15:10 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi's interaction with the beneficiaries of welfare schemes titled 'Garib Kalyan Sammelan' on Tuesday will not be telecast in three of Tripura's eight districts in view of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) being in force due to the ... read..
Agartala |Saturday, 2022 1:45:16 AM ISTFormer BJP MLA Ashis Das, who last year quit the saffron party and joined the Trinamool Congress, resigned from the TMC on Friday alleging "internal groupism" in the party.... read..
Agartala |Thursday, 2022 4:15:10 AM ISTTo curb vehicular pollution and save fuel, the Tripura government has adopted the Tripura Electric Vehicle Policy 2022 to promote electric vehicles, officials said here on Wednesday.... read..
Agartala |Wednesday, 2022 4:15:09 AM ISTThe Agartala-Kolkata bus service, via Bangladesh, could not be resumed as Dhaka yet to endorse India's proposal in this regard, a senior Tripura government official said on Tuesday.... read..
Agartala |Tuesday, 2022 1:15:09 AM ISTAmidst criticism from various quarters, especially from opposition parties, the security strength of former Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has been reduced, officials said on Monday.... read..
Agartala/Aizawl |Monday, 2022 2:15:10 AM ISTTripura and Mizoram have approached the External Affairs Ministry to bring essential supplies and transport fuels via Bangladesh as the rail links have been cut off for the past nine days.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 21, 2022 3:24:30 PM ISTA technical fault developed in a chopper minutes after former Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb boarded it, but a major mishap was averted as it had not taken off in Agartala on Saturday morning.... read..
Guwahati/Agartala/Aizawl |Thursday, 2022 3:45:09 AM ISTApprehension on availability of essentials, transport fuel and vegetables grips the people of certain parts of the northeastern region as the solitary railway line through Assam's Dima Hasao district connecting Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and southern Assam... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 16, 2022 1:54:47 PM ISTA total of 11 MLAs in Manik Saha's cabinet took oath on Monday at Raj Bhavan in Agartala.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 16, 2022 7:54:47 AM ISTA day after Manik Saha took oath as Tripura Chief Minister, 11 MLAs are scheduled to take oath as Cabinet Ministers at 12 pm in Agartala on Monday.... read..
Agartala |Monday, 2022 4:15:09 AM ISTTripura BJP President Manik Saha was sworn-in on Sunday as the 12th Chief Minister of the state just a day after Biplab Kumar Deb resigned from the top post.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 15, 2022 6:53:48 AM ISTA day after BJP leader Biplab Kumar Deb resigned from the post of the Tripura Chief Minister, state party chief Manik Saha will take oath as the next chief minister of the state on Sunday at Raj Bhawan in Agartala.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 15, 2022 12:53:42 AM ISTDr Manik Saha, who was chosen by the BJP as the new chief minister of Tripura, is a Rajya Sabha MP and chief of the party in the state which will go the polls by March next year.... read..
Agartala (Tripura) | May 15, 2022 12:53:40 AM ISTBiplab Kumar Deb, who resigned as Tripura Chief Minister on Saturday, said he would work as "a common worker" for the BJP to return to power in the state.... read..
Agartala |Sunday, 2022 4:45:09 AM ISTDental surgeon-turned-politician and Tripura BJP President Manik Saha would be sworn-in as 12th Chief Minister of the state on Sunday, after a sudden political development saw incumbent Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb resign from his post on Saturday.... read..