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Now, Tripura CM Biplab Deb suggests mechanical engineers should not join civil services

Now, Tripura CM Biplab Deb suggests mechanical engineers should not join civil services

In April 2018, Tripura CM Biplab Deb Deb had claimed that Internet and satellite communication existed in the days of Mahabharata.

Apr 28, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Months after quitting TMC, former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia launches new political party 'Hamro Sikkim'

Months after quitting TMC, former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia launches new political party 'Hamro Sikkim'

The former India captain's newly launched political party would be called ''Hamro Sikkim'

Apr 26, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
NDMA to conduct mock exercise on earthquake in northeast

NDMA to conduct mock exercise on earthquake in northeast

Preparedness measures required to be taken at individual, societal and institutional levels to minimise the effects of an earthquake were discussed.

Apr 25, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

Ministry of External Affairs organises Kailash Mansarovar Yatra from June to September each year through two different routes - Lipulekh Pass (Uttarakhand) and Nathu La Pass (Sikkim). 

Apr 22, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

The ceasefire agreement is between the central government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Reformation and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Neopao Konyak/Kitovi.

Apr 20, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
New government does first major Tripura police reshuffle

New government does first major Tripura police reshuffle

The BJP-led government on Sunday issued the transfer and posting orders of 66 senior police officials in Tripura.

Apr 08, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
After crushing CPI-M in Tripura, BJP eyes the state's Lok Sabha seats

After crushing CPI-M in Tripura, BJP eyes the state's Lok Sabha seats

BJP has renewed attempts to wrest Tripura's two Lok Sabha seats from the CPI-M in the 2019 General Elections.

Apr 08, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

The FIRs were filed by the CBI on Wednesday following the Supreme Court's March 12 order on writ petitions filed by the families of the deceased. 

Mar 30, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
India to fortify vigil along Bangladesh borders: Tripura CM

India to fortify vigil along Bangladesh borders: Tripura CM

India will strengthen vigilance along the Bangladesh border, Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb said on Wednesday.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman wins Charilam Assembly seat

Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman wins Charilam Assembly seat

Tripura Deputy CM Jishnu Deb Burman on Thursday won the election from the Charilam (ST) Assembly constituency.

Mar 16, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Last batch of GNLA cadres surrender in Meghalaya

Last batch of GNLA cadres surrender in Meghalaya

The remaining cadres of the GNLA surrendered before the Meghalaya government on Thursday.

Mar 16, 2018, 00:43 AM IST
Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Eye on China: IAF lands its largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam from June 16, 2017.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Family cries foul, demands justice in soldier suicide case

Family cries foul, demands justice in soldier suicide case

Timrawon Muiwo, bereaved wife of the deceased jawan, raised doubts over his death.

Mar 10, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Friday; PM Modi expected to attend

Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Friday; PM Modi expected to attend

The BJP-IPFT combine swept to power in Tripura on March 3, 2018, ending 25 years of uninterrupted rule of the CPI(M)-led Left Front.

Mar 09, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
 BJP invites Manik Sarkar for Biplab Deb's swearing-in; outgoing CM agrees to attend

BJP invites Manik Sarkar for Biplab Deb's swearing-in; outgoing CM agrees to attend

The BJP-IPFT combine swept to power in Tripura on March 3, 2018, ending 25 years of uninterrupted rule of the CPI(M)-led Left Front.

Mar 08, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
Meghalaya Governor invites NPP chief Conrad Sangma to form govt, swearing-in on Tuesday

Meghalaya Governor invites NPP chief Conrad Sangma to form govt, swearing-in on Tuesday

Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday.

Mar 06, 2018, 00:01 AM IST
Congress stakes claim to form govt in Meghalaya, party leaders meet Governor

Congress stakes claim to form govt in Meghalaya, party leaders meet Governor

The ruling Congress emerged as the single largest party in Meghalaya and won 21 seats. 

Mar 04, 2018, 00:27 AM IST
 Amit Shah takes swipe at Rahul Gandhi: I received a message on WhatsApp that elections are being held in Italy

Amit Shah takes swipe at Rahul Gandhi: I received a message on WhatsApp that elections are being held in Italy

BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday took a dig at Congress president Rahul Gandhi over the Assembly election results in three Northeast states.

Mar 03, 2018, 17:25 PM IST
Assembly elections 2018: BJP looks set to win Tripura, big gains in Nagaland and Meghalaya

Assembly elections 2018: BJP looks set to win Tripura, big gains in Nagaland and Meghalaya

All the three states have 60 assembly seats and any party or alliance needs 31 to form a government.

Mar 03, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Tripura Assembly election results 2018: Counting to begin shortly, results expected by noon

Tripura Assembly election results 2018: Counting to begin shortly, results expected by noon

The state went to polls on February 18. 

Mar 03, 2018, 07:13 AM IST

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