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Eight Rohingyas held in Tripura

Eight Rohingyas held in Tripura

Border Security Force Tripura Frontier Inspector General SR Ojha told the media that since 2015, many Rohingyas entered Tripura and other northeastern states via Bangladesh.

Nov 29, 2017, 17:44 PM IST
Tripura: Journalist hacked to death by tribal party cadres during protest rally

Tripura: Journalist hacked to death by tribal party cadres during protest rally

A journalist working for a local television channel was hacked to death in an attack by tribal party cadres in Tripura on Wednesday, police said.

Sep 20, 2017, 21:44 PM IST
Muslims hold rally in Agartala against atrocities on Rohingyas in Myanmar

Muslims hold rally in Agartala against atrocities on Rohingyas in Myanmar

Hundreds of Muslims from different parts of Tripura under the banner of Tripura State Jamiat Ulema Hind held a massive protest yesterday against the atrocities on Rohingya Muslims by the Myanmar state authorities.

Sep 16, 2017, 07:00 AM IST

New India-Bangladesh railway line to be commissioned by 2018-end

The new India-Bangladesh railway project along Tripura would be commissioned by next year-end and would be operational by January 2019, officials said here on Wednesday.

Aug 30, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
BJP workers put up Ghreao outside Tripura CM's residence to protest against indefinite blockade

BJP workers put up Ghreao outside Tripura CM's residence to protest against indefinite blockade

All his work is being done in his house but the 38.5 lakh ppl in Tripura are suffering

Jul 18, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Tripura blockade: BJP workers gherao CM Manik Sarkar's residence

The blockade to press for a separate state by carving out the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) area entered ninth day today.

Jul 18, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Rose Valley scam: CBI to interrogate Tripura minister on June 29

On Friday, former Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer Manoj Kumar was granted bail from the Bankshall Court on a furnishing of a bond of Rs.40,000 in connection with the Rose Valley scam.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

Teachers crisis becoming political hot potato in Tripura

The Supreme Court order of March 29 upholding a state High Court order terminating the jobs of 10,323 government teachers has added to the vacuum.

 

Jun 24, 2017, 12:23 PM IST
BJP will unite anti-Left votes in Tripura: Assam Minister

BJP will unite anti-Left votes in Tripura: Assam Minister

The BJP will try to form a rainbow alliance to consolidate anti-Left Front votes to oust the ruling coalition in Tripura in assembly polls in February next year.

Jun 23, 2017, 18:42 PM IST

BJP starts process of selecting candidates for Tripura assembly polls

The rate of crime against women in the state is very high and more than seven lakh youths are unemployed.

Jun 19, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Tripura tribal party to launch agitation for separate state

A tribal-based party in Tripura has stepped up efforts to push its demands -- including for a separate state -- even as the ruling CPI-M has warned that a Manipur-like conspiracy would not be tolerated in the Left-ruled state where elections are due early next year.

Jun 14, 2017, 15:44 PM IST

Tripura government not to execute new cattle slaughter rules: Minister

The new cattle trade and slaughter rules framed by the central government are against the interest of the people, Aghore Debbarma told IANS.

May 30, 2017, 14:58 PM IST

Woman, her two kids burnt alive in Tripura

Debnath's home was engulfed in flames as a cooking gas cylinder exploded in the fire.
 

May 29, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Congress-sponsored shutdown disrupts life in Tripura

Besides Tripura Congress President Birajit Sinha, other important leaders arrested on Thursday for picketing, a 24-hour shutdown declared. 

May 18, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

Drinking water supply stopped in Agartala after ONGC waste leaks

Drinking water supply to lakhs of people in Tripura was stopped after ONGC drilling waste spilled over into a key river.

May 17, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Pre-monsoon rains hit Northeast, Mizoram remains cut-off

Week-long incessant pre-monsoon rains, thunderstorm and heavy lightning disrupted life in northeastern states while road connectivity remained cut-off in Mizoram due to landslides, officials said on Wednesday.

Apr 26, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
Tripura to supply extra 60 MW to Bangladesh

Tripura to supply extra 60 MW to Bangladesh

"Our engineers have tested the transmission lines... and given an okay," Tripura Power and Transport Minister Manik Dey told IANS.

Apr 06, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

2005 Bengaluru terror suspect arrested in Tripura

The Karnataka Anti Terror Squad (ATS) on Friday arrested a suspect here having links with the 2005 terror attack at Bengaluru`s Indian Institute of Science (IIS), police said.

Mar 17, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Hindu group protests against Kashmir book at Agartala book fair

Tripura`s Information and Cultural Affairs Minister Bhanulal Saha on Wednesday said the government will not tolerate protests at a book fair, after a Hindutva group shouted slogans and demonstrated against a book on Jammu and Kashmir at the fair.

Feb 15, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

50 injured in Tripura, shutdown to oppose Centre's citizenship bill

At least 50 persons were on Wednesday injured in Tripura when members of ruling and opposition parties brawled during a 12-hour shutdown jointly called by three tribal parties against the Centre`s citizenship bill, police said.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:32 PM IST