17-year-old burnt to death over dowry demand in Tripura, two arrested

The groom's family had allegedly demanded a dowry of Rs 50,000 but the teenager's parents could only arrange for Rs 15,000.

published on : 8th December 2019

Nine Nigerian footballers held in Tripura for illegal entry

After preliminary interrogation, police learnt they were going to Guwahati to play for a local football club there.

published on : 6th December 2019

Centre suspends free ration, cash-dole to Bru refugee camps

An estimated 35,000 Brus were lodged in six refugee camps in Tripura and over the past two months, a little over 1,000 had gone back to Mizoram.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Let Bru refugees settle in Tripura: CM Biplab Deb

The Centre has asked the displaced Brus to return to Mizoram and fixed November 30 as the deadline for the same.

published on : 21st November 2019

Justice Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi takes oath as Chief Justice of Tripura HC

Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi was sworn-in by Tripura Governor Ramesh Bais at a simple ceremony at the Durbar Hall of the old Raj Bhavan.

published on : 16th November 2019

Ration suspension: Bru refugees say ‘everyone has the right to food’

The supply of ration and cash doles to the refugees was suspended on October 1, two days ahead of the commencement of the repatriation process.

published on : 12th November 2019

Four-day police custody for former Tripura Minister Badal Choudhury

Badal Choudhury told the court that he has been anticipating that he might be murdered as a conspiracy was hatched against him.

published on : 11th November 2019

Displaced Brus: Mizoram government says this could be last repatriation process

Tripura’s royal scion Pradyot Kishore Debbarma, who resigned as state Congress chief recently, insisted the displaced Brus be provided land by Tripura government so they could continue to live here.

published on : 9th November 2019

Supreme Court admits Tripura government's plea against ban on animal sacrifice in temples

The Tripura HC had cited that animals also have a fundamental right to life under Article 21 of the Constitution.

published on : 8th November 2019

Four displaced Brus die of alleged starvation in Tripura refugee camps

The Mizoram Bru Displaced People’s Forum alleged that the refugees were dying as the Centre had stopped providing free ration to them.

published on : 4th November 2019

Two new border markets to come up in Tripura: Biplab Deb

Deb said border haats play a major role in strengthening the relationship between people of the two countries.

published on : 23rd October 2019

Former Tripura minister Badal Chowdhury arrested in Rs 630 crore scam

Earlier, former PWD engineer-in-chief Sunil Bhowmik was arrested by the police in connection with the scam.

published on : 23rd October 2019

‘There are strong chances of  saffron surge in State in 2024’, says Sunil Deodhar

Sunil Deodhar was instrumental in BJP’s landslide victory in Tripura, ending 25-year rule of the CPM.

published on : 21st October 2019

Andhra Pradesh Education Minister finds his name in Rythu Bharosa list

Says goof-up, which was due to mistake by new clerical staff, was immediately rectified by agriculture dept

published on : 12th October 2019

Government yet to take call on Justice Kureshi's elevation as Tripura HC chief justice

Sources in the government said the recommendation of the Supreme Court collegium is under process and no decision has been taken.

published on : 5th October 2019
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