ANALYSIS | Rich, poor, criminals in Tripura poll fray   

ANALYSIS | Rich, poor, criminals in Tripura poll fray   

From Our Correspondent, TNT News | Agartala, Feb 10, 2018:  Galore of criminals and crorepatis are in fray for the Tripura Assembly elections on February 18. Results of the polls would be announced on March 3. Out of 297 candidates analysed, 22 (7%) have declared criminal cases and 17 (6%) against them. Total 35 candidates have assets […]

Attention Tripura Voters! Electors without epic or photo voter slip will not be allowed in polling stations

Attention Tripura Voters! Electors without epic or photo voter slip will not be allowed in polling stations

Agartala, February 10, 2018: To prevent fake voting in Tripura, election commission of India today made it clear that the electorate can exercise their franchise only with two documents – photo electoral card and photo voter slip provided by BLO to every individual voter, CEO Sriram Taranikanta said. Until the last elections, the commission had […]

PM Modi offers ‘3T’ plan for Tripura

PM Modi offers ‘3T’ plan for Tripura

AGARTALA, February 8, 2018: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has chalked out an all-rounder plan for Tripura, where the Assembly Elections will be held on February 18. While addressing an election rally here, Prime Minister shared the ‘3T’ plan for the north-eastern state. “We are focusing on […]

Tripura: One held with arms in Agartala railway station

Tripura: One held with arms in Agartala railway station

AGARTALA, February 8, 2018: A few hours ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rally in poll bound Tripura, police arrested a middle aged person from Agartala railway station in the early morning and recovered a huge cache of arms from his procession. Superintendent of Police (West Tripura) Abhijeet Saptarsi said acting on inputs, police carried […]

Manipur CM confident of BJP rule in Tripura & Nagaland, has doubts about Meghalaya

Manipur CM confident of BJP rule in Tripura & Nagaland, has doubts about Meghalaya

Imphal, February 5, 2018: Manipur CM Nongthombam Biren Singh, the state’s first chief minister from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is confident that his party would form governments in Tripura and Nagaland in the coming Assembly elections. He however has doubts about Meghalaya but hopes for a BJP rule in that state as well. “We’ll surely […]

Tripura High Court to get new Chief Justice

Tripura High Court to get new Chief Justice

Agartala, Feb 3,2018: Justice Ajay Rastogi, a senior judge of the Rajasthan High Court, is likely to be the Chief Justice of Tripura High Court, a high court official said here on Saturday. The incumbent Chief Justice, T. Vaiphei, would retire on February 28, the official said. Recommending Justice Rastogi’s name, the Supreme Court Collegium headed […]