Tribal party's lone voice for a separate state in Tripura

A tribal-based political party has stepped up its agitation for a separate state to be carved out of Tripura.

Tripura to be 100 percent literate in six months, says CM

India's northeastern state of Tripura, which has already achieved the first position in literacy in the country with 95.16 percent, is likely to achieve 100 percent literacy in six months, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said Monday.

Ruckus in Tripura Assembly over CM's remarks, House adjourned

The Tripura Assembly on Friday witnessed noisy scenes over alleged indecent remarks by Chief Minister Manik Sarkar towards the Judiciary.

Manik Sarkar for restarting Tripura-Bangladesh rail link

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar requested the Centre to talk to Bangladesh government for restarting railway services from Agartala to the neighbouring country.

Tripura CM for dialogue to end Assam-Nagaland border violence

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Thursday said the only way to end the ongoing `disturbances` along the Assam-Nagaland border was to find an amicable solution through dialogue between the chief ministers of the two states.

Tripura CM urges PM for improvement of relation with B`desh

Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi for further improvement in relations with Bangladesh for better connectivity and development of the state and invited him to visit Tripura.

BJP cautions Sarkar govt over `terror` against party workers

The NDA government at the Centre would not remain a silent spectator if the ruling CPI-M in Tripura does not stop an alleged wave of terror against BJP workers which began after the July 15 panchayat polls in the state, BJP MPs cautioned Tuesday Today.

Tripura CM thanks people for `landslide` panchayat poll win

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Saturday congratulated the people of his state for handing a "landslide victory" in panchayat elections to the ruling Left Front, which has clinched over 95 per cent of the seats.

Centre plans to revoke MGNREGA: Tripura CM

The Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government at the Centre is contemplating revocation of the rural job guarantee scheme MGNREGA to help millionaires, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar alleged Tuesday.

20 dead, over 400 ill in Tripura malaria outbreak

At least 20 people have died and over 400 fallen ill due to the outbreak of malaria in northern Tripura, a minister said here Friday.

Tripura CM to skip Narendra Modi`s swearing-in

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar will not attend the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as India`s next prime minister because he has pre-scheduled programme, an official said.

New minister inducted in Tripura

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar inducted a new minister in his Cabinet, an official said.

Congress paid for its anti-people policies: Tripura Chief Minister

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar today said the country rejected Congress and it UPA allies in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha polls because of its anti-people policies.

West Bengal government afraid of CBI probe: Manik Sarkar

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday said the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government is afraid of a CBI probe into the chit fund scam as the "truth would be revealed against the ruling party".

Trinamool Congress `throttling` democracy in West Bengal: Manik Sarkar

Charging Trinamool Congress with throttling democracy in West Bengal by intimidating voters, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday said the Left will do better in the state if polling is done without any fear.

Modi wave creation of corporate media: Manik Sarkar

Tripura Chief Minister and CPI-M politburo member Manik Sarkar on Monday said the `Modi wave` was a creation of the corporate media and in reality there is no such wave in the country.

No Modi wave, says Manik Sarkar

There is no "Modi wave" in the country, Tripura Chief Minsiter and Marxist leader Manik Sarkar said Monday, referring to BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Non-BJP, non-Congress government after polls: Manik Sarkar

The CPI-M hopes to form a non-Congress, non-BJP government after the Lok Sabha polls but it did not cobble a "third alternative" now for good reasons, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has said.

Tripura wants railway division

With a railway division to be set up at Silchar in Assam, Tripura Transport Minister Manik Dey questioned why one could not be set up in his state.

Naveen, Manik Sarkar target Cong, BJP

Chief Ministers of Odisha and Tripura on Wednesday targeted Congress and BJP, while addressing separate meetings in the state.