Another 10,000 tonne rice to be ferried to Tripura via Bangladesh

Another 10,000 tonne rice to be ferried to Tripura via Bangladesh

AGARTALA: The Food Corporation of India (FCI) is set to transport another 10,000 tonnes of rice to Tripura by using the water and land routes of neighbouring Bangladesh, the state government announced today. “Our rail line from Lumding to Badarpur in Assam is closed in view of gauge conversion. It would be completed next year […]

Meghalaya: Paul Lyngdoh alleges leakage in TDPS system

Meghalaya: Paul Lyngdoh alleges leakage in TDPS system

TNT News SHILLONG: As per the latest report which was tabled in the Parliament on February 27, Shillong West legislator Paul Lyngdoh has stated that Targeted Public Distribution System (TDPS) in the country is in shambles and the North Eastern States make an outstanding contribution to the leakages in the system . While moving the motion on […]

Tripura: Trinamool Congress leader Subrata Mukherjee to arrive on March 28

Tripura: Trinamool Congress leader Subrata Mukherjee to arrive on March 28

TNT News AGARTALA: Ahead of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council elections, Trinamool Congress leader and newly appointed Tripura observer Subrata Mukherjee is scheduled to arrive the state on March 28. Speaking to the media persons at TMC office in Agartala, TMC, Tripura unit president Surajit Datta said that the purpose of Mukherjee’s visit is […]

Tripura: Women killed for practising Witchcraft

Tripura: Women killed for practising Witchcraft

AGARTALA: A 55-year-old tribal woman was killed by her neighbours in Tripura for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said here on Tuesday. Kanyapati Debbarma, a mother of three children, was shot dead from a close range at Shyamraichara in Kamalpur, Dhalai district in northern Tripura on Monday night. “A group of youths stormed into the house of […]

Tripura: 16 schools marked for zero results in Madhaymik exam

Tripura: 16 schools marked for zero results in Madhaymik exam

 TNT NEWS AGARTALA: When total 118 schools across the state received loads of applaud for cent percent results in Madhyamik examination the last year, total 16 schools were marked for failure to cheer due to zero result in Madhyamik. In 2013, all the Madhyamik candidates from 14 schools had failed to crack the exam; however […]

Discover North East Yatra ends after nine months

Discover North East Yatra ends after nine months

AGARTALA: The first ever nine-month-long cultural extravaganza, the “Discover North East Yatra” ended in Tripura on Wednesday. Dimapur-based (Nagaland) North East Zone Cultural Centre (NEZCC), operating under the union ministry of culture, organised the festival to preserve, innovate, promote, project and disseminate the arts and culture of the North-eastern region. “Over 1,000 artistes and performers, […]