14 hrs ago
Indian woman branded witch, stripped and paraded naked
A woman farmer carrying paddy crop is silhouetted against the setting sun near Agartala, in India's northeastern state of Tripura November 24, 2011.
18 hrs ago
Tripura tribal party snap ties with Congress
In a significant political development, the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura , a tribal-based state party, has snapped its ties with main opposition Congress.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
BJP warns CPM on attack
Agartala, July 29: A delegation of senior BJP leaders today sounded a note of caution to the ruling CPM in Tripura saying the NDA government at the Centre would not remain a 'silent spectator' in case the 'terror campaign' launched by its cadres on BJP workers and supporters continued.
Tripura PSU on Delhi black list
Agartala, July 29: A public sector undertaking of the Tripura government has been virtually blacklisted and threatened with cancellation of funding by the Union women and child development ministry.
Rlys' work to disrupt grain supply to N-E
Summary Grain supply to the Northeast is likely to be hampered by the railways' plan to link Assam with Tripura, Mizoram and parts of Manipur with broad-gauge connection.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Tripura to get rice from Andhra Pradesh via Bangladesh Thursday
Rice from southern India to Tripura via Bangladesh is likely to reach here Thursday, bringing to fruition a three-year-long diplomatic and strategical endeavour between New Delhi and Dhaka.
Andhra rice takes a 1300km short cut to Tripura as Dhaka allows use of its rivers
Agartala, July 28 : Food Corporation of India expects huge savings in time and money after Bangladesh allowed the use of its Ashuganj river port 37km from here for a consignment of food grain meant for the north eastern state of Tripura.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Medical negligence can be criminal offence: Tripura HC
The Tripura High Court has observed that medical negligence can be termed a criminal offence, a lawyer said here Friday.
'Foreign investment needed to harness power potential of Northeast'
Agartala, July 25 - Without foreign investment, the vast power potential of the northeastern region could not be leveraged, says the man heading the government-run North Eastern Electric Power Corporation .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
BJP protests against CPI-M attack on its state unit president, three others
Bharatiya Janata Party activists staged a protest rally in Tripura capital Agartala against the attack on its state unit president Sudhindra Dasgupta, state party secretary Tapas Bhattacharya and two other party members allegedly by ruling CPI activists in Sipahijala District.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tripura BJP hurls attack slur on CPM
Agartala, July 23: Post-poll violence has again reared its ugly head in Tripura after the statewide three-tier panchayat elections.
Tripura cop suspended after assault on BJP leaders
A police sub-inspector, tasked with providing security to Tripura BJP leaders, was suspended for negligence of duty after they were allegedly assaulted by CPI-M workers, police said here Wednesday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Why the monsoon numbers in India hide reality
Because the ecology of various regions differs, it is silly to club them all under one countrywide average number, says Nitin Sethi.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Inquiry into road mishap
Agartala, July 21: The Tripura government yesterday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death of three persons in a road accident involving a police jeep here last Saturday.
Tripura in fix over official
Agartala, July 21: The Tripura government is on the horns of a dilemma over the appointment of the next chief secretary of the state.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
India's youngest bank Bandhan to empower women, rural folk
Agartala, July 20 - Innovative microfinance company Bandhan will operate as a bank from October next year and focus on empowering women and rural people, says its chairman and managing director Chandra Shekhar Ghosh.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Times of India
Monsoon deficit reduces sharply from 41% to 15%
Punjab and Haryana continued to get moderate to heavy rainfall in most places, bringing cheer to farmers as it is good for paddy, widely grown in the two states.
Tripura jeep mows down 3
Agartala, July 19: A speeding police jeep driven by an allegedly inebriated driver mowed down a group of morning walkers, killing three persons and critically injuring two others, in Udaipur town at 4.30 this morning.
The sting in the tale How Tripura is grappling with an outbreak of malaria
Ninety-three kilometres from Agartala, the capital of landlocked Tripura, is the Dhalai District Hospital.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Left Front set to sweep rural polls in Tripura
Agartala, July 18: The Left Front in Tripura is all set to sweep the elections to the three-tier panchayat in the state.