May 02, 2022 10:09 am
The Congress party termed the incident a premeditated attack on Roy Barman’s life and filed a case at the West Agartala Police Station.
April 03, 2022 7:06 pm
The former chief minister’s comments came a month after Beijing blamed New Delhi for the dragging border standoff in Ladakh.
March 25, 2022 2:36 am
Two days ago, BJP MLA Shambhulal Chakma reportedly said that government-run madrasas should be shut down as “such religious educational institutions produce terrorists and not doctors or engineers”
January 23, 2022 10:02 pm
Manik Sarkar said the Centre not only rejected Bengal’s tableau but also those of Opposition-ruled states like Kerala and Tamil Nadu. “It seems that the states do not have any rights, powers or freedom. The federal system has almost become non-existent,” he said.
January 13, 2022 10:04 pm
🔴 BJP spokesperson Nabendu Bhattacharya said the concerns raised by the Opposition leader, who was the chief minister for four terms till 2018, were misplaced.
January 05, 2022 8:54 pm
Rejecting Modi’s claims of having accelerated development in railways, internet and other connectivity avenues, Sarkar said that broad-gauge train services had reached Tripura because of the prolonged demands of the state’s people and Left organisations.
November 30, 2021 9:17 pm
He added that half of the results were forged and claimed not even half of the voters who were shown to have cast their votes could actually make it to the booths.
September 21, 2021 5:35 pm
In an interview with indianexpress.com, Sarkar said he feels the common people have become detached from the BJP due to a whole range of unfulfilled promises made by the party ahead of the 2018 polls. He also ruled out alliances with TMC, Congress or any other party.
September 15, 2021 7:02 am
Former chief minister and senior CPI(M) leader Manik Sarkar tells The Indian Express that attacks are taking place on CPI(M) workers since the party is regaining ground, and that Trinamool may still be at a nascent stage in the state.
September 07, 2021 9:39 pm
CPI(M) in a press statement Tuesday evening said three of the arrested are its party workers and were arrested “illegally”.
February 18, 2018 7:54 pm
Tripura elections: The election official said that 76 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 6 pm but the percentage is likely to increase as several people are still in the queue to cast their vote.