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Indian History gives way to Marx, Hitler in Tripura textbooks

The only national icon that figures in the history book of Class 9 students in Tripura is Mahatma Gandhi, not for his contribution to India`s freedom movement but for his views on cricket.

Do you know Mahatma Gandhi's views on cricket? Read Tripura school textbook

Do you know Mahatma Gandhi's views on cricket? Read Tripura school textbook

The book also has pages devoted to Nazism and the rise of Adolf Hitler.

Tripura Chief Minister to campaign in Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Tripura Chief Minister to campaign in Kerala, Tamil Nadu

A CPI-M leader said Manik Sarkar would address eight election rallies in Tamil Nadu and nine in Kerala during his eight-day tour to the two states.

Tripura government's sops to set up industrial units

 Tripura is offering sops, including increase of capital investment subsidy from 30 percent to 35 percent, to promote industries based on raw material available in the state.

Assam youths want a leader like Arvind Kejriwal or Manik Sarkar​ as their CM

Assam youths want a leader like Arvind Kejriwal or Manik Sarkar​ as their CM

The students here are yearning for a change and wants a Chief Minister like Manik Sarkar of next door neighbour Tripura and Arvind Kejriwal of faraway Delhi, who will work for overall development of the state and welfare of all religions in Assam.

Congress alleges Tripura CM's involvement in ex-minister's murder

Levelling serious allegations against Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, Leader of Opposition in the Tripura Assembly Sudip Roy Burman on Monday said that the former was either directly or indirectly involved in the assassination of former health minister Bimal Sinha.

Tripura Left leader arrested for sexual offence

Opposition Congress legislators raised questions in the assembly on Friday and demanded a statement by Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on the issue.

BJP, RSS have 'pre-planned strategy' to divide India: Manik Sarkar

Tripura CM has called the current atmosphere of intolerance in the country a 'pre-planned strategy' of BJP and RSS to divide the nation.

Andhra High Court ex-CJ to head Tripura rights panel

 Andhra Pradesh High Court chief justice Kalyan Jyoti Sengupta will be the first chairman of the Tripura Human Rights Commission, an official said here on Tuesday.

Centre's interference weakening states: Kejriwal

Centre's interference weakening states: Kejriwal

In the midst of his government's turf war with the Centre, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday demanded complete decentralisation to strengthen India's federalism and alleged Modi dispensation was interfering in functioning of states as well as "undermining" the judiciary.

WB, Tripura CMs to attend AAP govt's conference on federalism

Chief Ministers of a number of states, including West Bengal and Tripura, are likely to attend a conference here tomorrow, being organised by AAP government, on Centre-State relations under Modi government.

National education policy to be prepared with opinion of all: Smriti Irani

National education policy to be prepared with opinion of all: Smriti Irani

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has said a joint effort has been initiated from the national to the grassroots level to obtain opinion to formulate a national education policy.

Sourav Ganguly to coach Tripura junior teams in November

Sourav Ganguly to coach Tripura junior teams in November

Former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly today assured the Tripura Cricket Association (TCA) that he will return to the state in November to coach the Under-16 and Under-19 teams, TCA secretary Sourav Dasgupta said on Monday.

Tripura HC asks CM to act on lower court assault

The Tripura High Court Chief Justice has asked the chief minister to take suitable action against those involved in the attack on a Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Court here on September 2, a minister said on Friday.

Create jobs to curb terrorism in northeast: Tripura CM

The newly-restructured National Skill Development Mission (NSDM) should create jobs in the north-east to put a stop to terrorism in the region, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said here on Thursday.

Tripura CM meets Arvind Kejriwal

 Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday met his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal to discuss centre-state relations.

No farmer suicide in Tripura: Manik Sarkar

 No farmer has so far committed suicide in Tripura due to crisis in the agriculture sector, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar today said.

Tripura militants have camps in Bangladesh: CM

Terrorist outfits of Tripura have camps in Bangladesh, though they have no hideout in the state currently, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said.

Tripura assembly passes resolution to abolish death penalty

The ruling Left Front members and opposition Congress legislators unanimously passed a resolution in the Tripura assembly on Friday, urging the Centre to abolish the death penalty.

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar condoles Dr Kalam's death

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday condoled the death of former president A P J Abdul Kalam and said his death is an irreparable loss to the nation.