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 […]

Tripura: ‘Modi only talks like a BJP leader, mute on his misrule’: Congress, CPI-M

Tripura: ‘Modi only talks like a BJP leader, mute on his misrule’: Congress, CPI-M

IANS | Agartala, Feb 9, 2018 A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hard-hitting speeches at his election rallies in Tripura, the ruling Left Front and opposition Congress on Friday slammed him for only talking like a BJP leader and ignoring facts. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given speeches like a BJP leader and also […]

Tripura Polls: Governor’s picture in BJP’s campaign booklet triggers controversy; CPM moves EC

Tripura Polls: Governor’s picture in BJP’s campaign booklet triggers controversy; CPM moves EC

TNT News | AGARTALA | February 07, 2018 The CPM party has filed a complaint with state Election Commission centering publication of Governor Tathagta Roy’s image in BJP’s campaign booklet. The booklet – ‘Saptam Betan Commission Keno Chai’ (Why do we want Seventh Pay Commission) has picture of Roy that triggered the controversy ahead of […]

Tripura polls : 297 candidates to contest elections; Over 25 lakh voters to cast votes

Tripura polls : 297 candidates to contest elections; Over 25 lakh voters to cast votes

TNT News | February 3, 2018 AGARTALA: A total of 297 candidates would contest Tripura Assembly polls slated to be held on February 18. Total 10 candidates withdrew their nomination papers, informed Chief Electoral Officer S Taranikanti on Saturday. “Ten candidates have withdrawn their nomination papers till today, last date for withdrawal of nominations. This elections would […]

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 […]