Tripura: Mystery Death of Polytechnic Student in State; What’s more to it?

Tripura: Mystery Death of Polytechnic Student in State; What’s more to it?

After losing her mother at 3, Anowara Chowdhury is left behind by her father who remarries soon after. Reared by her maternal uncle as per legal guardianship mandated by her dying mother, the now sixteen year old, suddenly dies. Her uncle’s family remains confused as different members give different reasons of death – some as […]

On Tripura’s Tribal Politics and the Failed Coup in IPFT

On Tripura’s Tribal Politics and the Failed Coup in IPFT

In what could only be said ‘out of the blue’, a section of leaders of the Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) – arguably the state’s strongest tribal political party in recent years, tried to oust its founder president over charges of bribes and financial misappropriation. Before 48 hours were out, the octagenerian lashed back, […]

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 […]