Tripura: BJP should stop ‘fooling people’ with mere schemes: CPM leader Sitaram Yechury

Tripura: BJP should stop ‘fooling people’ with mere schemes: CPM leader Sitaram Yechury

AGARTALA, May 22: CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said that BJP is launching a surgical strike to saffronise the non-BJP ruled states in the country and just like in Kerela, the Modi-led government at the centre is attempting to destabilise CPM in Tripura through false campaign, after assuming power in Assam, Manipur in the northeast. “BJP’s […]

Meghalaya inmates swapping case: High Court to hear PIL that reopens this 23-year-old mystery

Meghalaya inmates swapping case: High Court to hear PIL that reopens this 23-year-old mystery

SHILLONG, May 16: 23 years ago, a man was made to impersonate a murder accused who vanished from jail and his fate has become a mystery of its own. The name is Rusith Sangma. classified as a ‘non-criminal lunatic’, Sangma was made to wear the shoes of one Deepcharan Kaipeng, the murder suspect who disappeared from behind the bars in 1994. […]

Malaria transmission risks loom large along Indo-Bangla border areas of Meghalaya, Tripura  

Malaria transmission risks loom large along Indo-Bangla border areas of Meghalaya, Tripura  

New Delhi, May 14: The National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP) has identified certain districts in three northeastern states —  Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura as  malaria transmission risk areas.  This was disclosed in a statement issued by the government which stated that this disease still poses a threat to the lives of the people living along […]