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Air Asia to introduce flights from Tripura

Budget airline IndiGo recently launched daily direct flights on the Agartala-New Delhi-Agartala route, facilitating passengers from the northeastern state to go to Delhi without any stopover in Kolkata and Guwahati.

Reveal names of corporate whose loans waived off: Congress

Congress protests attack on party candidate in Tripura

Agartala: The Congress on Sunday organized a road blockade to protest the attack on their candidate Subal Bhowmik in southern Tripura. “At least eight Congressmen were injured, three of them seriously, when BJP workers attacked a road show of Subal Bhowmik. He, however, narrowly escaped the attack,” Congress leader and[Read More…]

Tripura Assembly pays homage to CRPF martyrs

Tripura Assembly pays homage to CRPF martyrs

Agartala: The Tripura Assembly’s week-long budget session began here on Friday with the members, cutting across party lines, paying homage and expressing condolences over the martyrdom of 40 CRPF troopers in the Pulwama terror strike on February 14. House Chairman Ashish Kumar Saha read out the condolence message and then[Read More…]

Tripura bans mobile-based internet services

Agartala, The Tripura government has stopped mobile-based internet services to curb “unauthenticated information, visuals and photographs” following police firing on Tuesday in which six tribal youths, agitating against the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, officials said on Wednesday. “The curbs, enforced on late Tuesday, would continue until 3 pm on Thursday[Read More…]

Nation-wide shutdown affects normal life in Tripura

Nation-wide shutdown affects normal life in Tripura

Agartala, A nationwide two-day shutdown called by ten central trade unions in protest against “pro-corporate, anti-workers and anti-people policies” of the BJP-led NDA government, affected normal life in the BJP-ruled Tripura on Tuesday. Many markets, shops and business establishments were closed and most private and passenger vehicles remained off the[Read More…]

Jharkhand: Doctor accuse men of witch-craft; hack two to death over suspicion

Tribal man brutally killed for suspected witchcraft in Tripura

Agartala, Suspected of practising black magic and witchcraft, an elderly tribal man was hacked to death in the northeastern state of Tripura, police said here on Monday. Police arrested four people in connection with the incident. Some tribal villagers on Saturday tortured Nakuljoy Reang, 80, to death in a village[Read More…]

UP: Former minister and BJP legislator dies after prolonged illness https://newsd.in/up-bjp-legislator-dies-after-prolonged-illness/

Over 81% voting in Tripura panchayat bypolls

Agartala, Sep 30 (IANS) Over 81 per cent of the around 55,000 electorate on Sunday cast their votes in the bypolls to Panchayati Raj Institutions in 11 blocks in Tripura, an official said. Tripura State Election Commission and police officials said that except for some minor squabbles in northern Tripura,[Read More…]

Tripura to give monthly pension of Rs 10,000 to journalists

Agartala: The Tripura government has enhanced the journalists pension from Rs 1,000 to Rs 10,000, a Minister here said. The cabinet increased the journalists’ monthly pension from Rs 1,000 to Rs 10,000. The monthly pension of Rs 10,000 is second highest in India after Tamil Nadu, Law and Education Minister[Read More…]

1,000 kg marijuana seized in Guwahati

Guwahati: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths have seized about 1,000 kg of contraband marijuana from a vehicle here that was to be smuggled to Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Saturday. The driver of the vehicle and his helper were arrested on Friday night when the operation was launched. “We[Read More…]





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