14 Mar 2015
Agartala: Over 2,700 employees engaged in MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) scheme continued their strike for the sixth day on Saturday affecting its execution in Tripura.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: States like Bihar, Assam, Tripura and Uttarakhand may witness decline in their share in union taxes, following implementation of recommendations of the Fourteenth Finance Commission (FFC) though the constitutional body has raised the overall share of states by 10 percent to 42 percent.
06 Feb 2015
Agartala: Tripura assembly on Friday witnessed uproarious scenes on the first day of the budget session following the Governor's speech with the Opposition walking out of the House as the Speaker rejected an adjournment motion on corruption.
12 Feb 2015
Agartala: The Tripura government has ordered a probe into 162 school students falling ill after they were administered deworming tablets, state Health Minister said here on Thursday.
16 Feb 2015
Agartala: Veteran communist leader of Tripura and sitting Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) legislator Sudhir Das (64) died at a hospital in New Delhi on Sunday following a heart attack, a party leader said here on Monday.
04 Feb 2015
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Wednesday attacked the BJP for describing people from the northeast living in Delhi as "immigrants" -- a folly the BJP later rectified.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh will undertake a two-day visit to Manipur and Tripura beginning on Friday during which he will take stock of the situation along the borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh and in the two Northeastern states.
02 Feb 2015
Agartala: The state-owned ONGC has started supplying gas to a 101 MW capacity power plant, commissioned by state-run NEEPCO, an official said here on Monday. NEEPCO (North Eastern Electric Power Corporation), a mini-ratna company under the union power ministry, has set up a Rs.9.50 billion 101 MW power plant in western Tripura's Monarchak, 70 km south of capital Agartala and just eight km from the India-Bangladesh border.
23 Jan 2015
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged access to Chittagong Port in Bangladesh to the people of the north eastern region and said it would help further improvement of bilateral relations between the two countries.
23 Jan 2015
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged access to Chittagong Port in Bangladesh to the people of the Northeastern region and said it would help further improvement of bilateral relations between the two countries.