BREAKING: Tripura- Police, TSR, CRPF jawans clash with IPFT supporters; 7 injured, over 400 detained!

BREAKING: Tripura- Police, TSR, CRPF jawans clash with IPFT supporters; 7 injured, over 400 detained!

Agartala, Feb 15: With barely a few hours to go before a two day-long strike at Gandacherra sub-division called by IPFT, champion of Tripura’s separate state movement, the sub-division has become the epicentre of a pitched battle between security forces and strike supporters. The strike called by Youth IPFT, the youth brigade of the separate […]

Mamata Banerjee affirms Kalimpong as separate district!

Mamata Banerjee affirms Kalimpong as  separate district!

A new district of Kalimpong  carved out of Darjeeling, which has seen separate statehood demands since 1980s, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee making the formal announcement. Announcing a slew of development projects for the newly created district at a colourful ceremony, Banerjee said “a Rs 220 crore road link project will be taken up to […]

Communist Tripura hands over all institutional salt supplies to Tata Group on silver platter

Communist Tripura hands over all institutional salt supplies to Tata Group on silver platter

Agartala: Feb 09. In yet another blasphemous move, Tripura’s Communist government has now backed the Tata Group for entering a huge area of the state’s recurring salt requirement. Tripura Industries and Commerce Minister Tapan Chakraborty attended launching programme of Double Fortified Salt at Umakanta Academy, English Medium School premises this morning. The minister said that […]

Assam at high HIV/AIDS risk as only 44% women in state have safe-sex awareness!

Assam at high HIV/AIDS risk as only 44% women in state have safe-sex awareness!

GUWAHATI: The latest National Family Health Survey-4 reveals only 44.6% of women in Assam are aware that consistent use of condom can reduce the chances of contracting HIV/AIDS. The figure is only slightly better than that of Bihar (33.5%) and Gujarat (43.2%). Neighbouring states like Manipur (79%), Meghalaya (47%), Sikkim (62.7%) and Tripura (57%) have […]

Meghalaya: DC’s order turns East Garo Hills’ worst nightmare into reality!

Meghalaya: DC’s order turns East Garo Hills’ worst nightmare into reality!

Tura, Feb 15: The worst nightmare of East Garo Hills that had hardly been brought into light is now the centre of attraction after an order from the Deputy Commissioner of East Garo Hills, HB Marak ordered sealing the coal pits within the Rongrengre Forest Reserve. The order follows complaints of the recently filled coal pits within […]

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