400 TMC members join BJP in Tripura

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Four hundred Trinamool Congress members, including 16 of the total 65 state committee members of the TMC, have joined the BJP in Tripura today. The TMC members who joined the saffron party also include former chairman of the Tripura unit of Trinamool Congress, Ratan Chakraborty. The President of Tripura unit of BJP, Biplab Deb and …

Woman gangraped in Tripura, three arrested

Thursday, February 02, 2017


Agartala: Three persons were arrested from Adarini tea garden near Agartala for allegedly raping a woman, police said on Thursday. The trio allegedly raped the woman inside the tea garden on Wednesday. The locals, who later rescued the woman informed the police about the incident following which the accused were arrested last night, Superintendent of …

5.3 magnitude earthquake strikes India-Bangladesh border region

Tuesday, January 03, 2017


Agartala: An earthquake with a 5.5 magnitude on the Richter Scale hit Tripura, near the India-Bangladesh border. While the epicentre was near Ambassa, about 60 km from Agartala, tremors were felt in Bangladesh, Myanmar and Bhutan. According to reports, Shakings were also spread across Assam and the Northeastern region. So far, no cases of injury …

News Mobile Tripura Daily

Tuesday, June 21, 2016


Agartala,(PTI): The second International Yoga Day was celebrated across Tripura with school students, sports persons, employees of the state government and common people participating in yoga camps and attending related programmes. The central programme was held at the Umakanta mini stadium here where students from different schools of the capital, employees of the AYUSH department, …

Will continue to script history : Deepa Karmakar on qualifying Olimpics

Thursday, April 21, 2016


New Delhi: Ecstatic and exhausted in equal measure after becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for the Olympics, Dipa Karmakar today said she would look to continue scripting history wherever she competes. “I will put every effort to ensure that I keep creating history. My target was to qualify at any cost and …

Influenza: Over 8,500 birds culled in govt farm in Tripura

Sunday, January 17, 2016


More than 8,500 chickens and ducks were culled and 10,500 eggs destroyed in a state government run poultry farm at Gandhigram, about 20 km from here, as bird flu resurfaced there after three years, officials said on Sunday. “When we saw some unusual death of chickens and ducks in the farm, carcasses of some fowls …

Arrest of former CPI-M MLA demanded in Tripura

Saturday, January 09, 2016


Tripura Assembly on Friday witnessed uproarious scenes over the Opposition’s demand for arrest of a former MLA of ruling CPI-M in an alleged case of molestation. Raising the issue after the Question Hour, Leader of Opposition Sudip Roy Burman asked the Speaker why former MLA Manoranjan Acharjee was not arrested despite registration of an FIR …

SpiceJet asked to pay compensation to a Tripura resident

Saturday, January 02, 2016


The apex consumer court has asked SpiceJet airline to pay compensation and penalty of Rs 60,000 to a Tripura resident for losing his luggage in one of its flights. Justice JM Malik asked the air carrier to pay the compensation amount to Agartala resident Dr Atanu Ghosh whose one out of five registered ‘check-in’ baggages …

Cops open fire to disperse cannabis cultivators

Monday, December 28, 2015


Tripura: Police opened fire in air to disperse mob in Gajaraia village under Bishalgarh police station area of West Tripura who have assembled to protest against destruction of cannabis plants in over more than two hectares of land under private possession. According to report, based on specific information officer in-charge of Bishalgarh police station accompanied …

Six-day digital film fest begins in Agartala

Saturday, December 26, 2015


A six-day film festival is going on in Agartala. As many as 23 award winning films from six countries are scheduled to be screened at the film festival. The 20th Agartala Film Festival, inaugurated by Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, is organised by Cinedelve, a body of film lovers, at the Rabindra Bhavan. “This type of …

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