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New Parliament likely to use Tripura’s bamboo products

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Feb 28 | After Rashtrapati Bhavan and Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Tripura's eco-friendly bamboo products or bamboo artifacts are...

Truck driver beaten to death in Tripura

Agartala, Feb 27 | A 54-year-old truck driver was beaten to death by unidentified assailants in Tripura while he was driving his goods-laden vehicle...

Opp slams Tripura CM’s statement on ‘BJP keen to expand in...

Agartala, Feb 15 | Opposition Left parties and Congress on Monday criticised the BJP leadership after Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's reported comments...

4 Bangladesh-trained militants surrender in Tripura

Agartala, Feb 11 | Four Bangladesh-trained Tripura militants on Thursday surrendered to the security forces in the state after they fled from their camps...

Two ‘fake’ journos held for attempted extortion in Tripura

Agartala, Feb 11 | Two youths have been arrested on the charge of trying to extort money from renowned doctors in Agartala by posing...

BJP leader shot dead in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 30 | In a shocking incident, a leader of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tripura, Kripa Ranjan Chakma, was gunned...

Tripura teachers’ stir similar to farmers’ agitations in Delhi : BJP

Agartala, Jan 28 | The ruling BJP in Tripura on Thursday claimed that the state teachers' "politically motivated stirs" are backed by the Opposition...

BSF urges B’desh counterpart to allow border fencing in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 28 | In the wake of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) preventing the Indian authorities to carry out the border fencing works in...

Over 100 injured in police-teacher clash in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 27 | At least 87 teachers and 17 police personnel were injured in a pitched battle on Wednesday...

Tripura, Manipur, Meghalaya celebrate 49th Statehood Day

Agartala/Imphal/Shillong, Jan 21 | Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya on Thursday separately celebrated their 49th Statehood Day through numerous colourful functions.President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice...

Cong calls Tripura shutdown to protest attack on state chief

Agartala, Jan 17 | Tripura's opposition Congress has called a 12 hour shutdown on Monday to protest against the alleged attack on state party...

50 days after abduction, police recover trader’s body in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 15 | The Tripura police on Friday recovered the body of a trader 50 days after he was kidnapped at gunpoint by...

Tripura, Manipur, Sikkim receive Covid-19 vaccines too

Agartala/Imphal/Guwahati, Jan 14 | After Assam and Meghalaya, three more northeastern states - Tripura, Manipur and Sikkim - on Wednesday saw Covid-19 vaccines reach...

Tripura HC asks govt to hold polls in tribal body soon

Agartala, Jan 13 | The Tripura High Court has asked the BJP-led state government and the election authority to hold the election to the...

Four top militants held in Tripura

Agartala, Jan 12 | Four top terrorists belonging to Assam and Tripura were arrested on Tuesday by the security forces in Tripura and...

Tripura teachers’ protest enters 36th day, govt yet to reach out

Agartala, Jan 11 | Thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had lost their jobs following court verdicts, are braving cold weather to carry...

Tripura keen to continue supplying 160 MW electricity to B’desh

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Jan 8 | Tripura, which has been supplying 160 MW electricity to Bangladesh for the past five years, is keen to...

BSF seized drugs, contraband worth Rs 42 cr along Tripura frontier...

Agartala, Jan 7 | BSF troopers seized drugs, various contrabands and cattle worth of Rs 42 crore during the past one year...

Tripura teachers continue sit-in amid winter chill

Agartala, Jan 5 | Despite cold weather, the indefinite sit-in protest by thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had lost their jobs following...

After Assam, UK returnee tests Covid positive in Tripura

Agartala/Guwahati, Dec 27 | After Assam, now another man who has recently returned from the United Kingdom (UK) in Tripura, tested positive for the...

Financial, manpower crisis forcing terrorists to surrender: Tripura DGP

Agartala, Dec 24 | Terrorist outfits in Tripura are facing serious fund crisis and manpower shortage, forcing their cadres to return to the...

Terrorists release 3 Tripura hostages after 17 days

Agartala, Dec 24 | Three persons kidnapped from Tripura by members of the outlawed National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) have been released after...

Despite chilly weather, Tripura teachers continue indefinite stir, reject govt offer

Agartala, Dec 23 | Braving the cold weather, the indefinite protest by thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had...

ADB to give Rs 2100-cr loan to Tripura for urban, tourism...

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Dec 22 | The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is likely to provide a Rs 2,100 crore loan to the Tripura government...

BJP govt helped Tripura farmers export their produce: Biplab Deb

Agartala, Dec 16 | The BJP government in Tripura has helped the state's farmers export two of their produce -- pineapple and...

Tripura CM asked not to go for public meeting to take...

Agartala, Dec 10 | Two days after Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's declaration to take people's verdict through a public...

Amid dissidence in Tripura BJP, ‘majority’ MLAs vow to support Deb

Agartala, Dec 9 | A day after Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's announcement to take people's verdict through a public meeting about his...

Tripura teachers reject govt offer, continue indefinite stir

Agartala, Dec 9 | The indefinite sit-in by thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had lost their jobs following court verdicts, continued for...

Amid dissidence, Tripura CM to take people’s verdict about his continuance

Agartala, Dec 8 | Amid dissidence and discontent among a section of BJP leaders and legislators in Tripura, Chief Minister...

Terrorists kidnap 3 people in Tripura, search operations on

Agartala, Dec 7 | Three workers, including a supervisor, involved in border fencing works along the India-Bangladesh borders, were kidnapped by tribal guerrillas from...

Govt teachers begin indefinite stir in Tripura to reinstate their jobs

Agartala, Dec 7 | Thousands of government school teachers in Tripura, who had earlier lost their jobs following court verdicts, began an indefinite sit-in...

No differences in Tripura BJP: Party leader Sonkar

Agartala, Dec 6 | Amid reports of discontent among a section of BJP leaders and legislators in Tripura, the party's central observer Vinod Kumar...

Rlys transport automobiles from Telangana to Tripura

Hyderabad, Nov 25 | The South Central Railway (SCR) has for the first time transported automobiles from Telangana's Zahirabad to Tripura.SCR...

Refugee resettlement : Tripura man shot dead in police firing, 23...

Agartala, Nov 21 | One youth was killed and 23 others including security personnel injured in police firing, attacks and clashes on Saturday as...

Refugee resettlement: Tripura man shot dead in police firing

Agartala, Nov 21 | One man was killed and 5 others injured on Saturday when police fired on an agitating mob,...

Tension, shutdown in Tripura’s Kanchanpur over refugees’ resettlement

Agartala, Nov 18 | Normal life was crippled in northern Tripura's Kanchanpur sub-division for the 3rd day on Wednesday wih...

Tribals’ council in Assam to go to polls next month, Guv...

Guwahati/Agartala, Nov 17 | The crucial elections to the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) in Assam would be held next month while the Governors rule...

Tripura Police get new chief after 9 months

Agartala, Nov 17 | With the appointment of senior IPS officer V.S. Yadav as the Director General of Police (DGP) on Tuesday, Tripura got...

Shutdown in Tripura’s Kanchanpur over tribal resettlement

Agartala, Nov 16 | Life was crippled in northern Tripura's Kanchanpur subdivision on Monday as the Joint Movement Committee...

Assam police arrest six for gang raping two Tripura girls

Agartala/Silchar, Nov 15 | Assam police on Sunday arrested six men for gang raping two Tripura girls in southern Assam's Karimganj district, officials said.Karimganj...

Around 5 decades later, 1971 India-Pak war memorial coming up in...

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Nov 15 | After around 50 years, the Tripura government has undertaken...

Tripura bids tearful adieu to BSF man killed in Kashmir

Agartala, Nov 10 | The BSF offered full force honours on Tuesday during the last rites of its constable Sudip Kumar Sarkar, who...

Tripura scribes to launch agitation against attacks on media

Agartala, Nov 7 | Various media organisations and cross section of journalists on Saturday threatened to launch a massive movements from next...

BJP’s Tripura MLAs, party cadres meet central leadership

Agartala, Oct 14 | Amid media speculation about dissidence in the BJP's Tripura unit, party President JP Nadda met four legislators from the state...

BJP douses Tripura dissidence, but state leadership may take action (IANS...

By Anindya BanerjeeNew Delhi, Oct 13 | At least 7 BJP MLAs led by Sudip Roy Barman, who was dropped as a minister earlier...

3 killed, 7 hurt in lightning strikes in Tripura

Agartala, Oct 6 | Three people were killed and seven others injured due to lightning strikes in Tripura, officials said on Tuesday.Officials of southern...

New Indian HC to B’desh discuss bilateral issues with Tripura Guv,...

Agartala, Oct 4 | India's new High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami on Saturday met Tripura Governor and Chief Minister and discussed various issues...

As Covid hits Tripura badly, Sarkar targets govt on lawlessness

Agartala, Sep 21 | Leader of the Opposition and former Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Monday slammed the BJP-led Tripura governemtn for a total...

Bamboo cookies, honey bottles to boost immunity for Tripura people

Agartala, Sep 18 | Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Friday launched bamboo cookies and bamboo made honey bottles that...

Covid-19 situation worsens, Tripura HC asks govt for details

Agartala, Sep 12 | In view of the deteriorating Covid-19 situation, the Tripura, High Court on Friday asked the state government to file a...

Business

India’s Feb services sector output rises: PMI

New Delhi, March 3 | Healthy rise in new orders accelerated India's services sector output growth in February.Moreover, the roll out of the Covid-19...