Tripura votes today in closely-watched contest: 10 Points you need to know

Tripura votes today in closely-watched contest: 10 Points you need to know

AGARTALA:  Tripura votes today in assembly elections that will, for the first time, see a direct contest between the Left Front that has been in power for 25 years and an alliance led by the BJP that’s keen on expanding its footprint in the Northeast. Today’s election will decide the fate of Chief Minister Manik Sarkar […]

Tripura Politics: ‘CPI(M) has siphoned off Rs 1,500 crore meant for MGNREGA scheme’ — Yogi Adityanath

Tripura Politics: ‘CPI(M) has siphoned off Rs 1,500 crore meant for MGNREGA scheme’ — Yogi Adityanath

IANS | Agartala, Feb 13, 2018 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that powered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity, development and good governance, the BJP will oust the Left parties from power in the February 17 Tripura Assembly polls. “After the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) comes to power in Tripura, there […]

Tripura: ‘White attire of Manik Sarkar ji is getting deeply stained by blood of innocent’ – Himanta Biswa Sarma

Tripura: ‘White attire of Manik Sarkar ji is getting deeply stained by blood of innocent’ – Himanta Biswa Sarma

TNT desk | February 12, 2018 As the election date draws closer in Tripura, cases of pre-poll violence has begun to do its round. In a recent case, it has come to light that a BJP booth president identified as Madhusudan Deb of Ramnagar who was missing for the past few days was found dead. […]

Tripura CM urges Bangladesh to allow N-E states to use Chittagong seaport

Tripura CM urges Bangladesh to allow N-E states to use Chittagong seaport

Agartala, December 18, 2017: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar speaking at the inauguration of an Indo-Bangladesh Friendship Park at Chottakhola in Tripura on Saturday, urged Bangladesh to allow the northeastern states of India to use Chittagong seaport. Sarkar urged Bangladesh government to set aside issues between India and Bangladesh and move forward with the aim […]

Tripura: CM Manik Sarkar smells conspiracy, calls to form 8th left front government

Tripura is expected to go to polls in February, 2018. The state’s assembly is ruled with absolute majority by 51 left MLAs against 6 from BJP and 3 from Congress

Tripura: CM Manik Sarkar smells conspiracy, calls to form 8th left front government

By Our Correspondent Agartala, November 26: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar today said that a deep conspiracy was being hatched to destabilize the left government in Tripura. Addressing a rally organized by CITU, CPI (M)’s trade union front at Astabal Ground in Agartala this afternoon, Sarkar said that people from working class should take it as […]

Tripura: BJP to begin campaign for 2018 polls from November 1

The party has also decided to campaign against the misrule of the Left government using the social media as a vital. 

Tripura: BJP to begin campaign for 2018 polls from November 1

AGARTALA, Oct 17, 2017: With a target set on toppling the Marxist government, the Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to start its campaign from November 1 for Tripura 2018 Assembly elections. As decided, the party would organize meetings, conventions followed by padayatra in all the mandals throughout the state from November 15 till December 15. […]