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CAB protest: Tripura Youth Congress’ bandh against police action ends peacefully
Thu, Dec 12, 2019

While police said 15 picketers were detained in West Tripura district, state Youth Congress president Pujan Biswas claimed nearly 150 supporters were taken away by security personnel while agitating in support of the strike.

CAB protests: Army out on the streets in Assam, Tripura; curfew imposed in Guwahati
Thu, Dec 12, 2019

The Centre also airlifted 5,000 paramilitary personnel to Northeastern states, including about 2,000 soldiers from Kashmir, to contain any possible fallout of the protests, a day after the region observed a complete shutdown

Citizenship Amendment Bill clears Lok Sabha: Protests in Tripura, Assam; shutdown in parts of N-E
Wed, Dec 11, 2019

The Tripura government suspended SMS and mobile Internet services for 48 hours beginning 2pm on Tuesday after clashes between security personnel and protesters.

Shops set on fire, clashes, stone pelting: North-East simmers over Citizenship Bill
Tue, Dec 10, 2019

Processions raising slogans against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and sporadic violence and clashes brought life in parts of Assam, Tripura, Manipur, Arunachal, Meghalaya to a grinding halt in wake of the 11-hour bandh call by North East Students’ Organisation.

Tripura: 9 days after ration stopped, state resumes supplies to Bru camps, this time till March 2020
Tue, Dec 10, 2019

The Centre suspended ration supply to the six Bru camps on October 1 this year. The state has announced two time-bound resumptions since.

North-East Bandh HIGHLIGHTS: Tripura govt cuts off internet for 48 hours, CM Deb claims no effect of anti-CAB strike
Tue, Dec 10, 2019

North-East Bandh, Citizenship Amendment Bill Protests HIGHLIGHTS: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb said the anti-CAB strikes were pointless in the state as tribals in the state were already protected against the influx of migrants.

Rise in crime due to economic crisis in Tripura: CPI (M)
Mon, Dec 09, 2019

Taking potshots at Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, who said in September this year that crimes against women have ‘drastically’ come down, the CPI (M) leader said National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) has put Tripura among the top states in India in terms of rapes and murders.

Tripura: Two anti-CAB strikes paralyse life in state, over 1,000 detained
Mon, Dec 09, 2019

Examinations in government colleges had to be postponed, while train services and road transport were hit.

Tripura: Tribal parties intensify protests against CAB, declare indefinite strike from Dec 9
Sat, Dec 07, 2019

The Joint Movement against Citizenship Amendment Bill has demanded Tripura's complete exemption from the ambit of this legislation.

Tripura is first northeast state to offer intra-state portability for ration holders
Sat, Dec 07, 2019

Tripura has 9.15 lakh PDS consumers, including 3.37 APL, 1.08 AAY and 4.7 PHH consumers. There are 1,810 fair price shops spread across eight districts of the state.

Elected BJP, CPI (M) members defy ‘whip’, join hands at Tripura’s Srinathpur gram panchayat
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

Srinathpur gram panchayat has 13 members. Within the new committee, four of five elected CPI(M) members joined hands with five elected BJP candidates.

Civil Aviation Ministry invites bids for 30 unserved, underserved airports, airstrips in northeast
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

"The move will not only boost tourism but will also transform economic situation of the region. Under the UDAN 4.0 scheme, MoCA is also providing additional Viability Gap Funding (VGF) of around 25% to the airlines," the statement added.

Tripura tribal party blocks road, rail in ADC as stir against CAB, says changes insufficient
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

Asked if the changes incorporated in the Bill by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday is acceptable to them, the INPT leader said the changes were merely cosmetic and would not make any real changes for tribals.

Tripura govt assures financial aid to deceased U-23 cricketer Mithun Debbarma’s parents
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

During the fitness session at U-23 state camp, Mithun rushed to drinking water and immediately collapsed on the field. Teammates rushed him to IGM Hospital where he was declared brought dead.

Tripura announces Super 30 scheme, hopes to get students into IIT, AIIMS with coaching support
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

Though ‘Super 30’ comes from Anand Kumar’s Ramanujan School of Mathematics based in Patna, the scheme didn’t officially announce any allegiance to that programme.

Tripura: Changes to Citizenship Bill not sufficient, will continue protest, say tribal parties
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

As per the new provisions in CAB approved by the Union Cabinet today, states where Inner Line Permit (ILP) is applicable and areas under autonomous administration as per Sixth Schedule of the Constitution would be exempted.

Tripura: Bandh over statehood demand, scrapping CAB passes peacefully
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

The bandh was called last week by the Tipraland State Party.

After Hyderabad rape, Tripura youth offers bike rides to stranded women at night
Mon, Dec 02, 2019

“There is a high risk involved since the women don’t know these good samaritans. Interested youths for such help should be enlisted as volunteers with local police stations,” writer and woman rights activist Nandita Dutta said.

No unemployment, food crisis in Tripura: Biplab Deb
Sun, Dec 01, 2019

A statement from the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) on Sunday said people who were used to earning "commission" from the common people are now trying to frame "fake stories".

Tripura reschedules pre-board exams in ADC areas ahead of December 2 strike
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

The Tipraland State Party (TSP) called for a bandh on December 2, demanding a separate state for tribals in Tripura comprising areas under the TTAADC.

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