Tripura: Government needs extra fund, employees unlikely to get central pay scale

Tripura: Government needs extra fund, employees unlikely to get central pay scale

AGARTALA: The Tripura Government seemed not to introduce pay commission despite the 14th Finance Commission has recommended Rs. 31,301 crore as non-plan expenditure to the state. Finance Minister Bhanulal Saha hinted that the government is unlikely to offer central pay scale to its employees as it needs additional fund as sharing pattern of the centrally sponsored […]

Tripura: Women killed for practising Witchcraft

Tripura: Women killed for practising Witchcraft

AGARTALA: A 55-year-old tribal woman was killed by her neighbours in Tripura for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said here on Tuesday. Kanyapati Debbarma, a mother of three children, was shot dead from a close range at Shyamraichara in Kamalpur, Dhalai district in northern Tripura on Monday night. “A group of youths stormed into the house of […]

Fire service gets prank calls, FIR lodged

Fire service gets prank calls, FIR lodged

AGARTALA: An official of Fire Service on Monday lodged an FIR against an unknown person for giving false information on fire incident at Kamalpur in Dhalai District. “The Fire service is receiving prank calls of fire incident from a number since past few days. But the Fire Brigade found every information as false after reaching […]

Tripura: 16 schools marked for zero results in Madhaymik exam

Tripura: 16 schools marked for zero results in Madhaymik exam

 TNT NEWS AGARTALA: When total 118 schools across the state received loads of applaud for cent percent results in Madhyamik examination the last year, total 16 schools were marked for failure to cheer due to zero result in Madhyamik. In 2013, all the Madhyamik candidates from 14 schools had failed to crack the exam; however […]

Tripura: INTUC president blames Modi Sarkar for anti-labour policy

Tripura: INTUC president blames Modi Sarkar for anti-labour policy

TNT News AGARTALA: Launching an attack on the ‘Modi Sarkar’ for introducing anti-labour policies, Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC) president Dr. G Sanjeeva Reddy said on Sunday that the government shakes hand with the capitalists rather than paying any heed to fulfill all those promises made before the Lok Sabha poll. “Before coming to […]

Tripura: MP stresses on master plan for better connectivity in NE states

Tripura: MP stresses on master plan for better connectivity in NE states

TNT News AGARTALA: Member of Parliament and chairman of Tripura Industrial Development Corporation Limited Jitendra Chaudhury laid emphasis on a proper master plan to connect all the important destinations of the northeastern states with the other states of the country and the South Asian countries through railway, waterway, road and telecommunication. “The central government should […]