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Tripura: More than half of elected autonomous district body members skip council session

The council’s ruling party CPI (M) has, however, denied the speculations of mass defections and said that the session was held in their absentia since the members were delayed by an error in the security detail.

Tripura University V-C resigns after sting video, claims threat to life

The Sunday Express has learnt that the government is not keen on keeping Dharurkar. The HRD Ministry forwarded his resignation letter to President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday itself.


Tripura Assembly passes ESMA amid Opposition walkout

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, who also holds the Home portfolio, said employees didn’t need to fear the legislation and nothing bad would befall those who respect proper work culture.

Tripura Assembly witnesses uproar, opposition CPI(M) stages walkout over law and order situation

The opposition also protested against a proposal to introduce the Essential Services Maintenance Bill (ESMA), 1968, which provides for a designated police officer to arrest a person continuing to participate in service disruption activities without a warrant.

Bypoll for Tripura’s Badharghat Assembly constituency on September 23

According to the CEO, 58,073 voters including 28,583 female voters were found eligible to cast their vote. The bye-election will be held across 71 polling stations in the constituency.

Tripura has a skateboarding club, and it’s no stunt

For a sport that did not even exist in Tripura before, the group has set high goals for themselves — make the sport officially recognised in the state.


Tripura court sentences man to death for rape and murder of minor

The case was registered at Kadamtala police station in North Tripura on September 27, 2018 and a chargesheet was submitted to the court on March 24 this year. After five months of trial, the accused has been found guilty.

Tripura's ruling ally IPFT says doors open for alliance talks on ADC polls with CPI (M)

IPFT spokesperson Mangal Debbarma said his party entered into an alliance with the BJP on certain political issues which haven't been fulfilled yet.

In Tripura, BSF personnel on patrol need more than guns to stay safe

BSF jawans in this Tripura border area patrol in a suit which includes a full body uniform, boots, hand gloves, face masks and helmets. They also have to carry an improvised portable fogging device made out of a tin can and a bit of wire.

After tourism, Tripura launches logo for education department

Since the new government assumed office in March, 2018, they have introduced a number of amendments in the school education system.

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Tripura TBSE 12th Arts, Commerce results 2019 declared: Websites to check

TBSE 12th Arts, Commerce results 2019: A total of 79.05 per cent students cleared the examination in Arts stream successfully, while the pass percentage in Commerce touched 78.13 per cent. A total of 79.05 per cent students cleared the examination in Arts stream successfully, while the pass percentage in Commerce touched 78.13 per cent

Voters turn up to cast ballot as Tripura goes to polls

Polling for the 59 of 60 seats in Tripura began early Sunday morning. With CPI(M) and BJP both eyeing for power in the state, the elections are crucial for CM Manik Sarkar who is seeking a straight fifth term.


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Life inside the camp of Bru refugees in Tripura

What life is like inside the camps of Bru refugees in Tripura, in their own words.

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more:


Preparation for Poush Sankranti in full swing in Tripura

Tripura, Jan 15 (ANI): Preparations for Poush Sankranti were in full swing in Lankamura district of Tripura on Friday. Women were seen making beautiful patterns of rangoli with powdered rice. These decorative patterns and symbol of religious belief are created to welcome goddess Lakshmi with good fortune, health and wealth. According to the Hindu religion, the last day of Poush month is celebrated as Makar Sankranti and people in rural Tripura celebrate it as Poush Sankranti.