Tripura monk elected IBC Secretary General
New Delhi, Dec 11 : Dhammapiya, a monk from Tripura, was on Monday elected the new Secretary General of the International Buddhist Confederation (IBC), a global forum for the preservation and development of Buddhist heritage sites in India and abroad.
Six axed Trinamool MLAs recognised as BJP legislators
Agartala, Dec 10 : Four months after six axed Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLAs joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the lawmakers were recognised as saffron party legislators in the Tripura Assembly on Sunday, Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath announced.
Killing of journalists: Press Council chief arrives in Tripura
Agartala, Dec 6 : Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad, who earlier took suo motu cognizance of the killings of Tripura journalists, is now on a visit to the state to take stock of the ground realities, an official said here on Wednesday.
BJP demands President's Rule in Tripura
Agartala, Dec 5 : Alleging deterioration of law and order and attacks on its activists, the BJP on Tuesday demanded President's Rule in Tripura ahead of Assembly elections due in February 2018.
Tripura journalists call on DoNER Minister, Dr Jitendra Singh New Delhi : A delegation of journalists from Tripura representing the "Forum for Protection of Journalists" today called on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr ...
No terror group active in Tripura: Police chief
Agartala, Dec 4 : There is no terrorist outfit currently active in Tripura but some of the cadres of the state's extremist groups are hiding in neighbouring Bangladesh, Director General of Police Akhil Kumar Shukla said here.
Agartala: Nine arrested for Tripura bank officials' abduction Agartala (Tripura) , December 04 : Nine people including four with militancy background have been arrested by the Tripura Police in connection with the kidnapping of four Tripura Gramin Bank (TGB) officials, who returned home on December 1-a week after their abduction.
More people taking HIV tests: Tripura Minister Agartala, Dec 1 : Increasing AIDS awareness in Tripura and other northeastern states has resulted in more people opting for HIV tests, Tripura Health Minister Badal Choudhury said here on Friday.
EC to order Rs 5,000 crore worth of EVMs, VVPATs soon Agartala (Tripura) , Nov.30 : Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Jyoti has revealed that the Centre has sanctioned Rs 5,000 crore to the Election Commission to procure and install 40 lakh electronic voting machines and voter-verified paper audit trails at all polling centers ahead of assembly ...
Three dead after consuming poisonous fish in Tripura Agartala (Tripura) , November 30 : Three members of a family have died and five others are in critical condition after they allegedly consumed a toxic puffer fish, popularly known as 'Fotka' fish, at Mohanpur in West Tripura district.
Tripura BJP gives 'Bharat Mata' mongoloid face, tribal attire Agartala (Tripura) , November 29 : In a bid to connect with the tribal population of North East, the Tripura Bharatiya Janata Party has come up with a creative decision to depict the Bharat Mata in tribal attire with mongoloid face on various posters.
8 Rohingyas arrested in Tripura Agartala (Tripura) , Nov.29 : At least eight Rohingyas including four minors have been arrested on Wednesday in Agartala in Tripura.
Do not fall for 'nefarious designs' of BJP, RSS: Tripura CM Agartala (Tripura) , November 27 : Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Sunday urged the people of the state to resist the nefarious designs of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh against the Left Front government in the state.
Ram Madhav tears into Rahul Gandhi over 'Hugplomacy' remark Agartala (Tripura) , Nov 26 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday tore into Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his 'Hugplomacy' remark and said the latter should not make such remarks on a crucial topic of terrorism just to gain few points in the wake ...