Tripura polls

Tripura bypolls: Abhishek Banerjee urges electors to prevent split in anti-BJP votes 

"This 60 per cent anti-BJP vote will mean nothing if it gets divided among the opposition. Hence, I appeal to everyone to vote for TMC," he said.

published on : 20th June 2022

Eye on 2023 Tripura polls, TMC announces 132-member state committee

Trinamool Congress announced a 132-member state committee for its Tripura unit with former MLA Subal Bhowmik as the president.

published on : 29th April 2022

Day after H Raja's remark on Periyar statues, petrol bombs hurled at BJP party office in Coimbatore

Two petrol bombs were hurled in front of BJP's office, Coimbatore on Wednesday, a day after the party leader commented that statues of late Dravidian leader Periyar must be removed from public spaces.

published on : 7th March 2018

WATCH | Communist icon Vladimir Lenin's statue pulled down by BJP workers in Tripura

A statue of communist icon Lenin, has been pulled down by some people, allegedly BJP workers, with an excavator machine at Belonia in South Tripura district.

published on : 6th March 2018

Withering of the left red communist flag in Indian politics

As Tripura, the Left’s last bastion, votes on Sunday, Richa Sharma, Prasanta Mazumdar and Aishik Chanda examine the growing irrelevance of the communist ideology.

published on : 17th February 2018

Government's focus on development of North-East will help us win Meghalaya, Tripura polls: Union minister Jitendra Singh

He cited a number of measures taken by the Centre, including amendment to the Forest Act to exclude bamboo from the definition of trees, which will boost economy in states like Tripura.

published on : 10th January 2018