Tripura : Insects spotted at soft drink bottle

Tripura : Insects spotted at soft drink bottle

AGARTALA: Controversy sparked off after a man spotted insect like substances in a soft drink bottle at a market in Sonamura Sub Division on Monday. Baharul Islam, a garment seller noticed innumerable insects moving in the bottle while sipping cold drink standing near the shop. Asked about the issue, Akhtar Hussein, the shopkeeper from whom Baharul […]

Eight tribal people caught for illegal intrusion in Bangladesh

Eight tribal people caught for illegal intrusion in Bangladesh

TNT News AGARTALA: Eight indigenous people were caught by Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) intruding in Bangladesh without any valid documents through Silacherri border in South Tripura. However, they were released on interim bail, sources said on Monday. Eight members of two families belonging to Bishramganja and Korbook were caught while they were planning to step […]

Insurance Employees’ Association stirs opposing Insurance (Amendment) Bill

Insurance Employees’ Association stirs opposing Insurance (Amendment) Bill

TNT News AGARTALA: Along with other northeastern states, the North Eastern Region General Insurance Employees’ Association (NERGIEA), Tripura on Monday organized for a sit-in-demonstration protesting against the insurance laws (Amendment) Bill passed in the Lok Sabha recently. “We oppose to the decision of hiking foreign investment in the general insurance companies. That’s why, we hold […]

Tripura : Congress party office demolished, FIR lodged

Tripura : Congress party office demolished, FIR lodged

AGARTALA: An FIR was lodged centering demolishing a Congress party office at Khejurbagan under New Capital Complex Police Station yesterday, a senior Congress leader said on Sunday. The FIR stated that the Congress Bhawan was demolished by some unknown miscreants on Friday late night. Besides, all the belongings – almirah, chairs, tables and portraits of […]

Tripura: BJP forms election committee for smooth ADC poll campaign

Tripura: BJP forms election committee for smooth ADC poll campaign

TNT News AGARTALA: Bharatiya Janata Party has constituted an election committee aiming for an overall development for the ensuing Tripura Tribal Areas autonomous District Council (TTAADC) poll. The new committee consisting of 13 members was formed followed by a meeting led by BJP state president Sudhindra Dasgupta, said party sources. Jishnu Debbarma was made the […]

Tripura: 196 rape cases till January 2015

Tripura: 196 rape cases till January 2015

TNT News AGARTALA: Tripura witnessed 840 cases relating to crime against women till January, 2015, out of which 196 are rape cases. Altogether 108 rape cases were lodged in 2012-13; the figure was recorded at 107 in the next financial year. “We celebrate International Women’s Day every year as a part of showing respect to […]

FCI to ferry more rice for Tripura via Bangladesh

FCI to ferry more rice for Tripura via Bangladesh

AGARTALA: Another 10,000 tonnes of rice will be ferried to Tripura via Bangladesh as train services in the northeastern states have been stopped in southern part of northeast region due to gauge conversion, a minister said here on Saturday. Train services in Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram and southern Assam have been suspended from last October for […]