Congress demands Tripura CM's resignation over ponzi scams

Scores of Congress workers took to the streets here demanding Chief Minister Manik Sarkar`s resignation for his alleged links with various chit-fund companies.

Tripura government employees to get more pay

To pacify its aggrieved employees seeking central government pay scales, the Tripura government on Tuesday announced higher pay scales and allowances for its 161,000 employees.

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar alleges BJP govt running under corporate direction

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday alleged the Narendra Modi led BJP government at the Centre is running under the direction of corporate sector and claimed that there is no difference between the BJP and the Congress.

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar says Kerala Assembly violence undemocratic, blames govt

Terming the violence inside the Kerala Assembly as "unfortunate and undemocratic", Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday defended opposition LDF MLAs and blamed the state government for the incident.

North-East's first Kisan Call Centre opens in Tripura

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has launched Northeast India's first Kisan Call Centre in Agartala.

Rajnath Singh to visit Manipur, Tripura on Saturday

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Manipur and Tripura on Saturday to review the law and order situation and assess the repatriation of tribal refugees, sheltered in Tripura for more than 17 years, an official said here on Wednesday.

AAP win a mandate for an alternative to Cong and BJP: Tripura CM

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday said the landslide victory of Aam Admi Party is the people's mandate for an "alternative to Congress and BJP" and a verdict for a stable government in Delhi.

Veteran Communist leader Anil Sarkar dies at 76

Veteran Communist leader and Vice-Chairman of state planning council Anil Sarkar died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, his son Abhijeet Sarkar said on Tuesday.

Tripura CM flays BJP remark on 'immigrants'

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Wednesday attacked the BJP for describing people from the northeast living in Delhi as "immigrants" -- a folly the BJP later rectified.

No question of dividing Tripura: CM Manik Sarkar

 Tripura's Left Front government would not allow any attempt to divide the northeastern state, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said here Monday, asserting that he would resist any such move with all his might.

Tripura seeks access to Chittagong port in Bangladesh

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged access to Chittagong Port in Bangladesh to the people of the north eastern region and said it would help further improvement of bilateral relations between the two countries.

Tripura to act against 'proxy' teachers, employers

The Tripura government will take stern action against 'proxy' teachers and their employers in government and government-aided schools, an education department official said here Friday.

Tripura CM cautions against religious conversion in state

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has cautioned that any attempt of forcible religious conversion in the state will be severely dealt with.

Tripura CM cautions against religious conversion in state

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has cautioned that any attempt of forcible religious conversion in the state will be severely dealt with.

Will act against forceful conversions: Tripura CM

 Tripura`s Left Front government would not tolerate any forceful religious conversions and would take strict action against any such move, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said Monday.

Will act against forceful conversions: Tripura CM

Tripura's Left Front government would not tolerate any forceful religious conversions and would take strict action against any such move, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said Monday.

Ask CBI to probe chit fund companies, Tripura to PM Modi

Tripura has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the CBI to probe the activities of chit fund companies and unauthorised collection of funds in the northeastern state, a minister said here on Wednesday.

DoNER ministry should be strengthened: Sarkar

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday demanded strengthening of the ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) by creating proper infrastructure for implementation of work.

Ask Bangladesh for better access, Tripura CM urges Modi

Tripura has urged the prime minister to pursue Bangladesh so that it allows access to its water and land routes that could be used to transport material to the northeartern states, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said.

Tripura's CM Manik Sarkar invites PM Modi to address his Cabinet

In an unexpected move, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, heading the only Leftist regime in the country, has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the state Cabinet.