PM to visit Tripura twice for campaigning
BJP President Amit Shah will also be in the state for a week of campaigning, before visiting Nagaland and Meghalaya, which also head to the polls in February.
Indigenous party of Tripura meets Rajnath Singh, presses for Assam-like NRC in state
Party president says home minister assured them govt wil...
Bengal sees language battle ahead of 2019 polls
While Didi uses Hindi to woo Non-Bengalis, BJP tries to shrug off the anti-Bengali tag.
Four northeastern states Assam, Tripura, Manipur and Mizoram hit by flooding
Kohora River is over-flowing and flood waters have entered Kaziranga National Park - a UNESCO’s world heritage site.
Eight Rohingyas arrested in Tripura
Among them three are man, two woman and three are children. They were taken to Ranirbazar police station under west Tripura District.
Tripura Election Result Live: BJP set to form government in Tripura, credits PM Modi for win
Two exit polls have suggested the BJP dethroning the Left though just ahead of counting both the parties claimed they are confident of forming the govt in the state.
Biplab Kumar Deb--RSS member to Tripura CM
Born into a middle class Bengali family at Rajdhar Nagar village in Tripura's Gomati district on November 25, 1971, his father Haradhan Deb was a local leader of the Jan Sangh.
Biplab Deb Kumar sworn in as Tripura chief minister
Earlier in the week, Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, announced Biplab Kumar Deb as the chief minister while Jishnu Debbarma was named as deputy chief minister.
IPFT to get two ministers in new Tripura cabinet
The IPFT had earlier demanded "respectable representation" in the new cabinet and that the chief minister be selected from among the tribal MLAs.
Union Cabinet gives approval to rename Agartala airport
The decision comes in the wake of the long pending demand of people of Tripura as well as the Tripura Government for paying tribute to Maharaja Bir Bikram Manikya Kishore.
BJP win in Tripura an ideological victory: Narendra Modi
Modi was addressing the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting, where he was greeted with the slogan, 'Jeet hamari jari hai, ab Karnataka ki bari hai'.
Vladimir Lenin's statue pulled down in Tripura
In the recently concluded Assembly elections, the BJP demolished the Left citadel in Tripura, winning a two-third majority with its ally the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT).
BJP will win in Bengal like it did in Tripura: Ghosh
The BJP-IPFT combine won a two-thirds majority in the Tripura assembly polls; the saffron party's West Bengal chief now predicts a similar victory in his state.
After Tripura: CPI(M) debate on alliances to intensify
Some Left insiders rue that while the Left is losing its bastions such as West Bengal earlier and Tripura now, the CPI(M) is still grappling with internal differences.
Manik Sarkar quits as Tripura Chief Minister
Elections were held for 59 seats and countermanded in one (tribal reserve Charilam seat) following the death of a CPI-M candidate a week before the February 18 polls.
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