DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

"Journalists are being targeted for only being journalists and performing their job professionally" - BAHER MOHAMED, AL JAZEERA JOURNALIST

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | December 14, 2017 As 2017 draws to a close, it does good to retrospect on the events and happenings before the curtain covers them up forever. The year 2017 has seen a spate of journalist killings and even them being jailed, not only in India but all over the world! […]

Northeast India’s gradual preference to E-Cigarettes may not be a good sign!

Northeast India’s gradual preference to E-Cigarettes may not be a good sign!

GUWAHATI | December 14, 2017 There is a slow but gradual increase in the use of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes in some NE states, revealed a latest Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) released last month. E-cigarette, also called vape, is an alternative to paper cigarettes which functions by heating a liquid composed of nicotine and […]

Tripura: SC breather for 10323 teachers as termination deadline extended by 6 months

Tripura: SC breather for 10323 teachers as termination deadline extended by 6 months

AGARTALA | DECEMBER 14, 2017 The Supreme Court has extended by six months the December 31 deadline to terminate 10,323 Tripura government teachers as per its earlier order following a state government appeal, a Minister said. “The Supreme Court extended the termination deadline to June 30. These teachers were set to lose jobs on December […]

Tripura: Will the state witness alliance of indigenous parties with BJP before Dec 20?

Tripura: Will the state witness alliance of indigenous parties with BJP before Dec 20?

INPT, NCT announce common minimum program, serve deadline to BJP for alliance  Agartala | December 14, 2017 By Our Correspondent With the general assembly polls two months away in Tripura, two indigenous parties today served deadline to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for poll alliance. Speaking to reporters in a press conference, Indigenous Nationalist Party of […]

CRIME | Tripura: Man finally arrested for theft after 37 years

CRIME | Tripura: Man finally arrested for theft after 37 years

Agartala, December 13, 2017: A 58-year-old man identified as Sisir Dhar was finally arrested on Monday from Jirania, western Tripura and was sent to the Chief Judicial Magistrate court after having committed two cases of theft 37 years ago. Officer-in-Charge of West Agartala police station, Subrata Chakraborty said that Dhar, who is now a grandfather […]