Tripura Elections 2018: 74% voter turnout until 4 pm

Tripura Elections 2018: 74% voter turnout until 4 pm

Agartala, February 18, 2018 Voting in 59 seats of Tripura’s 60-seat assembly began at 7 am today. As of 11 am, 23.25 per cent voter turnout was recorded and by 1 pm and 3 pm, the total turn out recorded was 45.86% and  65% respectively Here are the Live Updates for Tripura Assembly Polls Polling in Charilam constituency […]

Tripura Election 2018: Chumki, the transgender voter votes for the 1st time!

Tripura Election 2018: Chumki, the transgender voter votes for the 1st time!

From Our Correspondent Agartala, February 18,2018 Chumki, 40, aka Nitai Paul from Aralia area in Pratapgarh constituency, wait in queue in front of Hrishi Colony Anganwadi Centre in the outskirts of Agartala. Speaking to this correspondent, the transgender said he felt ‘excellent’ voting for the first time. Asked what he wanted from the new government […]

Tripura Election 2018: Country-made bomb recovered from Banamalipur constituency; No clash reports

Tripura Election 2018: Country-made bomb recovered from Banamalipur constituency; No clash reports

Agartala, February 18, 2018 Voting in 59 seats of Tripura’s 60-seat assembly began at 7 am today. A countrymade bomb was recovered from an empty plot in Banamalipur constituency at 10 AM today. Superintendent of police (control) Pradip De said it was a petty bomb. Bomb squad was dispatched. However no incident of clash was reported from anywhere till […]

Meghalaya: IIM-Shillong among others to get a boost through IIM Act 2017!

Meghalaya: IIM-Shillong among others to get a boost through IIM Act 2017!

TNT News | Shillong, February 13, 2018 The IIM Act 2017 having come into effect from January 31, 2018 will give widespread autonomy to all the 20 IIMs of the country therein steering essential and pragmatic overall efficiency, informed the Chairman, Board of Governors, IIM Shillong, Shishir Bajoria while addressing the media fraternity on Monday. […]

Meghalaya polls: Congress South Tura candidate slapped with EC notice on ‘hate speech’

Meghalaya polls: Congress South Tura candidate slapped with EC notice on ‘hate speech’

From our correspondent Tura, Feb 13, 2018 Following a complaint by the National People’s Party (NPP), South Tura candidate for the Congress was slapped a notice by the Election Commission for holding a campaign meeting without permission as well as using ‘hate speech’ to incite communal feelings. According to the NPP complaint, Grithalson Arengh and […]

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

Assam: 24 hour ‘chakka bandh’ on Monday

From our correspondent Guwahati, February 11, 2018 In what could bring transport to a standstill, All Assam Motor Workers’ Joint Council has extended their support to the 24-hour nationwide chakka bandh called by All India Road Transport Workers’ Federation on Monday. The council said all private buses, trucks and taxis will remain off the road from 5am tomorrow in […]

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