Articles about Tripura

Tripura: Manik Saha sworn-in as new CM, development tops agenda

15 May 2022

Politics
Tripura: Manik Saha sworn-in as new CM, development tops agenda

Manik Saha, the BJP's Tripura unit state president, took oath as Tripura's Chief Minister (CM) on Sunday, with development and law and order high on his agenda.

Tripura: Biplab Deb resigns, Manik Saha to be next CM

14 May 2022

Politics
Tripura: Biplab Deb resigns, Manik Saha to be next CM

Rajya Sabha MP Manik Saha will be the new chief minister of Tripura, replacing Biplab Deb, who resigned after four years in office on Saturday.

Tripura to launch vulture conservation program to prevent extinction

06 Feb 2022

India
Tripura to launch vulture conservation program to prevent extinction

The forest department of Tripura will soon launch a project in Khowai district to breed endangered vulture species through a "vulture conservation and artificial breeding" program.

Tripura: Transpersons say cops made them 'strip to prove gender'

12 Jan 2022

India
Tripura: Transpersons say cops made them 'strip to prove gender'

Four transgender persons in Tripura have accused police officers of stripping them naked and "disclosing gender."

Tripura municipal elections: Ruling BJP looks to sweep polls

28 Nov 2021

Politics
Tripura municipal elections: Ruling BJP looks to sweep polls

The counting of votes for elections for the Agartala Municipal Corporation (AMC) and other civic bodies in Tripura is currently underway.

2 journalists reporting on Tripura communal violence detained in Assam

14 Nov 2021

India
2 journalists reporting on Tripura communal violence detained in Assam

The Tripura Police has booked two women journalists for allegedly "instigating" communal enmity in the state after an FIR was lodged against them by a Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) activist.

TMC MP Sushmita Dev's car attacked in Tripura; BJP blamed

22 Oct 2021

Politics
TMC MP Sushmita Dev's car attacked in Tripura; BJP blamed

Trinamool Congress MP Sushmita Dev was reportedly attacked in Tripura's Amtali by miscreants on Friday.

'I control the police': Tripura CM's statement sparks row

27 Sep 2021

Politics
'I control the police': Tripura CM's statement sparks row

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb asked government officers not to worry about contempt of court as it was not easy to send someone to jail because he controlled the police.

10 injured amid BJP-CPI(M) clashes in Tripura; vehicles burnt

09 Sep 2021

Politics
10 injured amid BJP-CPI(M) clashes in Tripura; vehicles burnt

At least 10 people were injured as clashes broke out between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Tripura on Wednesday.

Tripura is emerging as a model state: Giriraj Singh

30 Aug 2021

Politics
Tripura is emerging as a model state: Giriraj Singh

Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Giriraj Singh on Sunday said Tripura is emerging as a model state in the country.

Tripura Police book TMC's Abhishek Banerjee for misbehaving with cops

11 Aug 2021

Politics
Tripura Police book TMC's Abhishek Banerjee for misbehaving with cops

The Tripura Police on Wednesday booked Trinamool Congress (TMC) General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee along with other party officials for allegedly misbehaving with cops.

Assam, Punjab, and Tripura cancel boards; Supreme Court hearing tomorrow

21 Jun 2021

India
Assam, Punjab, and Tripura cancel boards; Supreme Court hearing tomorrow

Assam, Punjab, and Tripura informed the Supreme Court on Monday that they have decided to cancel physical board examinations for students of Class XII in light of the COVID-19 situation.

Tripura man sows 'ber apple,' harvests Rs. 3.5L in profits

04 Jun 2021

India
Tripura man sows 'ber apple,' harvests Rs. 3.5L in profits

Meet Bikramjit Chakma who cultivated the Kashmiri "ber apple" on his 1.25-hectare land and earned a net profit of Rs. 3.5 lakh in one season, winning accolades from the Chief Minister of Tripura, Biplab Kumar Deb.

Tripura government to probe conduct of DM who raided weddings

29 Apr 2021

India
Tripura government to probe conduct of DM who raided weddings

The Tripura government on Wednesday set up a panel to probe the conduct of a District Magistrate, who harassed guests at two wedding ceremonies for allegedly flouting COVID-19 restrictions.

Tripura: Vaccination for people above 18 years can get delayed

24 Apr 2021

India
Tripura: Vaccination for people above 18 years can get delayed

The COVID-19 vaccination drive for people in the age group of 18 to 44 years in Tripura is likely to be delayed as the manufacturer has not yet assured the supply of doses on time, a senior health department official said on Saturday.

Man murders wife, mother-in-law, mutilates bodies in front of children

12 Jan 2021

India
Man murders wife, mother-in-law, mutilates bodies in front of children

In a shocking incident, a man allegedly murdered his wife and mother-in-law in Tripura on Monday before chopping their bodies in front of his two children. He then attempted suicide by consuming a poisonous substance.

Underrated tourist destinations in India that should be explored

13 Dec 2020

Lifestyle
Underrated tourist destinations in India that should be explored

This year started with a nightmare, which caused unprecedented mayhem and due to this, many of us had to cancel our travel plans.

Coronavirus: India second after US to report 8 million cases

29 Oct 2020

India
Coronavirus: India second after US to report 8 million cases

India on Wednesday reported roughly 50,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally past the eight million mark. However, the recovery rate continued to rise, nearing 91%.

Tripura BJP MLAs camp in Delhi; demand CM's removal

11 Oct 2020

Politics
Tripura BJP MLAs camp in Delhi; demand CM's removal

At least seven MLAs of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tripura have camped in Delhi and are demanding the removal of Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 42L, overtakes Brazil

07 Sep 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 42L, overtakes Brazil

On Sunday, India reported 91,000+ new coronavirus infections. The tally has reached 42,02,533 while the death toll is 71,705.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 41L with record 90k+ new cases

06 Sep 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 41L with record 90k+ new cases

On Saturday, India registered over 90,000 new coronavirus infections, marking the biggest single-day spike so far. The nationwide tally crossed 41 lakh while the death toll climbed to 70,696 with over 1,000 fresh fatalities.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 39L with record 84k+ new cases

04 Sep 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 39L with record 84k+ new cases

On Thursday, India saw the highest single-day spike of over 84,000 new coronavirus infections. The nationwide tally has reached 39.3 lakh while over 1,000 fresh deaths pushed the toll to 68,589.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 38.5L with record 82k+ new cases

03 Sep 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 38.5L with record 82k+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported the highest single-day spike of over 82,000 new coronavirus infections, bringing the nationwide tally to almost 38.5 lakh. The death toll reached 67,512 with over 1,000 fresh fatalities.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 36.2L with nearly 80k new cases

31 Aug 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 36.2L with nearly 80k new cases

India on Sunday reported nearly 80,000 new coronavirus infections, marking the biggest single-day spike so far. The nationwide tally has reached 36.2 lakh while the death toll reached 64,638 with over 900 fresh fatalities.

Coronavirus: India's tally climbs to 33.8L with another record spike

28 Aug 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally climbs to 33.8L with another record spike

On Thursday, India reported nearly 77,000 new coronavirus infections, marking a record single-day spike for the second consecutive day.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 31.05 lakh with 61,000+ new cases

24 Aug 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 31.05 lakh with 61,000+ new cases

On Sunday, India reported over 61,000 new coronavirus infections. The nationwide tally has reached 31.05 lakh while the death toll rose to 57,711 with over 800 new fatalities on Sunday.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 3 million mark

23 Aug 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 3 million mark

The total number of coronavirus infections in India crossed the three million mark on Saturday. The nationwide total has now reached 30.43 lakh while the death toll rose to 56,855.

When will the coronavirus outbreak peak in India?

17 Aug 2020

India
When will the coronavirus outbreak peak in India?

India has reported the third-highest number of coronavirus cases for any country in the world, and while the government has repeatedly highlighted that the number of cases per million population is relatively low, the outbreak is still worsening.

Coronavirus: SC orders Centre to ensure timely salaries for healthcare-workers

31 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: SC orders Centre to ensure timely salaries for healthcare-workers

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered Centre to ensure healthcare workers, leading the battle against coronavirus, are paid salaries on time, something which it had ordered earlier as well.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 15.32 lakh; over 34,000 dead

29 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 15.32 lakh; over 34,000 dead

On Tuesday, India reported roughly 49,000 new coronavirus infections, bringing the total to 15.32 lakh. Meanwhile, the death toll rose to 34,239 with nearly 800 more deaths on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: India's tally nears 12 lakh with 38,000 new cases

22 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally nears 12 lakh with 38,000 new cases

India reported over 38,000 cases on Tuesday, taking the nationwide tally past 11.94 lakh. Meanwhile, the death toll also rose to 28,767.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 7 lakh; over 20,100 dead

07 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 7 lakh; over 20,100 dead

India reported over 22,000 new coronavirus infections on Monday—the fifth consecutive day that daily new cases rose above 20,000. The nationwide tally stands at 7.2 lakh, including over 20,000 deaths.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.91 lakh after another record spike

26 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.91 lakh after another record spike

India on Thursday reported roughly 18,000 new coronavirus infections, marking yet another record single-day spike.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.72 lakh after record spike

25 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.72 lakh after record spike

India on Wednesday reported nearly 17,000 new coronavirus infections, marking the nation's biggest single-day spike yet.

Coronavirus: India registers 3.67 lakh cases after biggest spike yet

18 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India registers 3.67 lakh cases after biggest spike yet

India on Wednesday reported roughly 13,000 new coronavirus infections in the biggest single-day spike yet.

Tripura Under-19 woman cricketer  Ayanti Reang found dead

17 Jun 2020

Sports
Tripura Under-19 woman cricketer Ayanti Reang found dead

An Under-19 women's cricket team player, Ayanti Reang, has been found dead at her residence.

Coronavirus: Death toll nears 10,000; over 3.42 lakh infected

16 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: Death toll nears 10,000; over 3.42 lakh infected

India on Monday reported roughly 10,000 new coronavirus infections. The nationwide tally now stands at 3.42 lakh, while the death toll rose to 9,915.

Coronavirus: Over 9,500 dead; total cases cross 3.32 lakh

15 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: Over 9,500 dead; total cases cross 3.32 lakh

India on Sunday reported over 11,000 new coronavirus infections, taking the nationwide tally to 3.32 lakh. The death toll also rose to 9,522.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 3.21 lakh after record spike

14 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 3.21 lakh after record spike

India on Saturday reported roughly 12,000 new coronavirus infections, marking yet another record spike. The nationwide tally has now crossed 3.21 lakh while the death toll stands at 9,200.

Coronavirus: India surpasses UK as COVID-19 cases near 3 lakh

12 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India surpasses UK as COVID-19 cases near 3 lakh

India on Thursday recorded over 11,000 new coronavirus infections. The nationwide tally has now reached 2.98 lakh, while the death toll has crossed 8,500.

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