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Tripura Assembly polls

Tripura Polls 2018: Over 25 lakh voters to decide fate of 292 candidates

As Tripura goes to vote on Sunday, all eyes are riveted on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Left Front. The voting will continue till 4 pm.

Feb 18, 2018, 06:36 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi to hold rally in Tripura as campaigning ends today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will seek votes for his party on the last day of campaigning in the poll-bound northeastern state Tripura on Friday.

Feb 16, 2018, 09:40 AM IST

3 days to Tripura Assembly polls: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address election rallies

The Prime Minister will address rallies in Santirbazar of South Tripura and Agartala of West Tripura districts. 

Feb 15, 2018, 07:34 AM IST

Tripura Assembly elections 2018: Brinda Karat joins poll campaign, says BJP can't buy locals

Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Brinda Karat joined the party's campaign in poll-bound Tripura on Monday.

Feb 12, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Tripura Assembly elections 2018: BJP's vision document 'illegal', 'imaginary', says CPI(M)

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Sunday termed BJP's vision document is “fotka” (imaginary) and “illegal”. 

Feb 12, 2018, 13:54 PM IST

Tripura polls 2018: CPI (M) candidate Ramendra Narayan Debbarma, sitting MLA, dies a week before elections

With a week to go for Tripura Assembly elections 2018, CPI(M) candidate Ramendra Narayan Debbarma died of a cerebral stroke on February 11, 2018. 

Feb 12, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

Amit Shah hits out at Manik Sarkar-led Tripura govt, says BJP will win polls

Ahead of the state Assembly elections to be held next Sunday, the ruling party chief is on a two-day visit to the northeast state of Tripura.

Feb 12, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

Tripura Assembly polls: Ram Madhav hits out at CM Manik Sarkar, says 'he runs a corrupt govt'

BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday hit out at Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar saying that he runs a corrupt government and his job should be taken away.

Feb 04, 2018, 23:19 PM IST

BJP announces 44 candidates for Tripura assembly elections

The announcement of candidates for Tripura assembly polls was made by Union Health Minister JP Nadda.

Jan 27, 2018, 23:38 PM IST

Tripura Assembly polls: BJP to field new faces

The BJP will put up 98 per cent new faces and 65 per cent young candidates in next year's Assembly elections in Tripura.

Jul 24, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

‘Religious groups campaigned against the Left in Tripura`

For the first time in Tripura, religious groups acted against the Left parties in the Feb 14 assembly polls, CPI-M leaders claimed here Wednesday after the party`s two-day election review meeting.

Apr 03, 2013, 13:02 PM IST

249 candidates in the fray for Tripura assembly polls

Altogether 249 candidates are in the fray for the February 14 assembly elections in Tripura, a top election official said here on Friday.

Feb 01, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

Rebellion from tribal allies blows over in Tripura

The opposition Congress in Tripura has agreed to give one seat to the National Conference of Tripura and leave 10 to the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura.

Jan 28, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Trinamool Congress not to contest CPI-M in Tripura

Arch political rival of CPI-M, Trinamool Congress has decided not to contest the February 14 Tripura assembly polls to give benefit to opposition Congress.

Jan 27, 2013, 16:23 PM IST

BJP to go it alone in Tripura assembly polls

BJP will go it alone in the February 14 assembly elections in Tripura.

Jan 23, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

Official notification for Tripura Assembly polls

Official notification for the elections to the 60-member assembly seats in Tripura to be held on February 14 was issued on Monday.

Jan 21, 2013, 15:56 PM IST