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Tripura: 88 NLFT militants surrender, will join mainstream

The surrender comes days after the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Tripura government signed a Memorandum of Settlement with the banned insurgency group. 

Aug 13, 2019, 15:07 PM IST

Congress lodges complaint against Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb, seeks his arrest

The office of the CEO has confirmed receiving the complaint against the chief minister.

Apr 07, 2019, 00:28 AM IST

Watch: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb sings ‘dil diya hai jaan bhi denge, aye Tripura tere liye’

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, who is often in news over his controversial remarks, is now charming people with his voice.

Nov 19, 2018, 16:21 PM IST

'Are you people mazdoor?' Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb justifies dropping May Day from holidays list

The Tripura government in a notification had said that government employees would be allowed to avail any four holidays chosen by them out of a list of restricted holidays during 2019. 

Nov 13, 2018, 00:26 AM IST

Tripura CM Biplab Deb serious about 'milking cow', to distribute bovines to 5,000 families

Tripura CM has announced to distribute cows to 5,000 families to motivate cattle rearing in the northeastern state.

Nov 05, 2018, 07:40 AM IST

Only Stalin and Lenin, no Gandhi in school textbooks: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb aims to revise syllabus

The Tripura CM is known for his unique statements that often stir nation-wide debates.

Oct 03, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Flood situation improves in Tripura, Chief Minister calls for review meet

The Chief Minister also asked the state officials to reach out to the marooned people with relief materials and medical aids at the earliest.

Jun 16, 2018, 14:40 PM IST

Will cut nails of those who poke my government: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb

Notably, the Tripura CM has been in the line of fire in recent past over several remarks made by him.

May 01, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

India didn't sign up for this: Congress tears into controversial remarks of BJP CMs

Both the chief ministers have been in the centre of the public eye after making a string of controversial statements.

May 01, 2018, 06:44 AM IST

Narad Muni was like Google, but never gave information that would harm humanity: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Comparing Google to Narad Muni, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani said on Monday that the saint never gave information that would harm humanity.

Apr 30, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Biplab Kumar Deb's yet another gem: Hunting for jobs? Rear a cow

Did you know? Rearing a cow for 10 years can put Rs 10 lakh in your bank account, according to the Tripura CM.

Apr 29, 2018, 15:16 PM IST

Diana Hayden slams Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb for 'racist' remarks, says 'proud of my skin colour'

A day after Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb questioned the "beauty" of Diana Hayden, the former Miss World has slammed the thought that 'light skin is better', and said she is proud of her exotic brown skin colour.

Apr 27, 2018, 20:30 PM IST

Aishwarya Rai represents Indian women, not Diana Hayden: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb courts controversy, again

Biplab Kumar Deb's comment comes days after PM Modi asked party members to stop making 'irresponsible statements'

Apr 27, 2018, 08:22 AM IST

Javed Akhtar brutally trolls Tripura CM and those who trolled him, with just one tweet

The first part of the tweet made it look like Akhtar was defending Deb.

Apr 19, 2018, 23:18 PM IST

Tripura CM defends 'internet during Mahabharata' claim, calls critics 'narrow-minded'

Biplab Deb has said those who do not believe internet and satellites existed during Mahabharata era only want to belittle their own country. "Believe the truth," he says.

Apr 18, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

Internet, satellite existed during Mahabharata era: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb claimed that internet and satellite are not something new but existed since the Mahabharata era. Speaking at a Regional Workshop on Computerisation and Reforms at Pragna Bhawan in Agartala, Deb said that the internet was invented by India lakhs of years ago.

Apr 18, 2018, 07:09 AM IST

India to fortify vigil along Bangladesh borders: Tripura CM

India will strengthen vigilance along the Bangladesh border, Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb said on Wednesday.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:57 PM IST

3 of 9 Tripura ministers have criminal cases against them, 6 are crorepatis

Out of the 9 ministers, 6 are crorepatis with BJP leaders Jishnu Devvarma, Pranajit Singha Roy and Sudip Roy Barman being the richest ministers.

Mar 17, 2018, 10:04 AM IST

Woman's skeleton found at Manik Sarkar's house, BJP wants septic tanks at ministers' quarters cleaned

A woman's skeleton was found in a septic tank at former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar's house in 2005.

Mar 10, 2018, 16:39 PM IST

Newly-elected Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb assumes office, chairs cabinet meeting

On Friday, 48-year-old Deb took oath as the state's 10th Chief Minister.

Mar 10, 2018, 16:29 PM IST