Third Front will play a major role after polls: Manik Sarkar

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar on Wednesday said the Third Front will play a major role in government formation after the coming Lok Sabha elections.

Left expected to do better in 2014 elections: Sarkar

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar has exuded confidence that the Left will do better in the next Lok Sabha elections as compared to the last time.

Chit fund: Tripura CM slams Centre for not enacting law

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Wednesday slammed the Centre for not enacting a uniform law for controlling chit fund companies.

Tripura CM slams UPA government

The UPA government`s policies are harmful for the people of the country , said Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar.

Manik Sarkar set for fourth straight term as Tripura CM

Manik Sarkar is set for the fourth consecutive term as Tripura CM as he was unanimously elected as the leader of the newly-elected Left Front.

Left Front to elect Manik Sarkar as Tripura CM on March 4

The newly-elected legislators of the Left Front, which won the Tripura polls by three-fourths majority, will meet this Monday to formally elect Manik Sarkar as the Chief Minister.

Tripura CM attacks Cong-INPT combine

Chief Minister Manik Sarkar today said that the ruling Left Front was confident of forming the seventh government in the state in the February 14 assembly elections.

Army meets Tripura CM over assault on Colonel

The Army has expressed `serious` concern over the assault and public humiliation of a senior ranking officer of Army.

Tripura CM slams MHA for `breach of federalism`

Senior CPM leader and Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday came down hard on the Home Ministry.

Sarkar rejects pvt participation in infrastructure

The Central government and Planning Commission should not insist on private participation in developing infrastructure in the northeastern region, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said on Saturday.

‘Dev strategy has effect of regional inequalities’

The development strategy being
pursued in the country has the effect of widening regional
inequalities and the northeastern states are victims of it,
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said on Saturday.

Tripura CM to accompany PM in Bangladesh

Tripura Chief Minister Manik
Sarkar will be accompanying Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in
his two-day tour to Bangladesh beginning September 6.

Left debacle a passing phase: Tripura CM

Communist parties are still relevant in India and will soon overcome the dip in their fortunes, says Manik Sarkar, chief minister of Tripura, the only state in the country where Marxists are still in power.

Left may participate in secular govt in Assam: Tripura CM

Predicting a hung assembly in
Assam, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday did not rule
out participation of the Left Front in a secular government
with like-minded parties.

President left amused by Tripura CM`s `token` gift

President Pratibha Patil was on Friday left amused when Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar presented her a five-feet tall "token gift" at a civic reception hosted here on Friday.

Tripura CM demands money from Centre for SPO salary

Tripura Chief Minister Manik
Sarkar today demanded financial support from Centre for
enhancing the salaries of Special Police Officers (SPOs), a
contingent of forces helping the police to combat insurgency
in the state.

Opposition parties lift boycott of Tripura CM

The opposition parties in Tripura
have withdrawn their boycott of Chief Minister Manik Sarkar
for his allegation that they had links with insurgents.

Tripura CM urges Chidambaram for more BSF

Tripura Chief Minister Manik
Sarkar has urged Union Home Minister P Chidambaram to increase
the strength of Border Security Force (BSF) along Indo-Bangla
border to check the movement of insurgents.

Insurgent camps in Bangla intact: Tripura CM

Tripura Chief Minister Manik
Sarkar has alleged that insurgent camps continued to remain
intact in neighbouring Bangladesh and needed to be demolished.

Tripura CM calls for ban on future trading of food items

Tripura CM
Manik Sarkar today demanded that the Centre ban future trading
of all food items and ensure higher allocation of foodgrains
for BPL families.