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Tripura offers subsidies to attract industries

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Tripura has decided to broaden subsidy and incentive packages to attract big, medium and small industries.”The state cabinet on Monday expanded and introduced new subsidy and incentive packages to boost big, medium and small industries in Tripura. The state has huge natural resources, including high quality gas,” Law

Polling begins in 91 seats in phase one of LS polls

Polling began Thursday morning in 91 constituencies spread across 18 states and two union territories in the first phase of Lok Sabha elections . Voting is also underway in 175 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh, 32 in Sikkim and 28 seats in Odisha. Polling in all the Lok Sabha constituencies of Andhra Pradesh (25), Telangana

No atmosphere to hold Lok Sabha polls in Tripura

Tripura total lawlessness:The CPI-M has told the Election Commission that the atmosphere is not conducive for holding the Lok Sabha elections in Tripura due to “total lawlessness”. It has urged the poll panel to restore a democratic environment before holding the election, party leaders said here on Thursday. A six-member Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)

Centre warns instant messaging app Whatsapp over abuse of platform

Centre warns instant messaging app Whatsapp over abuse of platform

Centre warns instant messaging app Whatsapp over abuse of platform. The Centre has issued a warning to the instant messaging app ‘Whatsapp‘, in the wake of killings taking place across the country due to rumours that circulate via the app.”The abuse of platform like WhatsApp for repeated circulation of such provocative content” is of deep

It's victory for Modi's politics of development: Amit Shah

It’s victory for Modi’s politics of development: Amit Shah

It’s victory for Modi’s politics of development: Amit Shah. BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday said the party’s victory in the Tripura assembly elections is a victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s politics of development.”I thank brothers and sisters of Tripura for their massive support to the BJP. This is the victory for Modi’s politics

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EC to announce dates for Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland polls today

The Election Commission of India (ECI) will announce the poll dates for Assembly elections in Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland polls in the national capital on Thursday.The Legislative Assembly elections 2018 in Tripura, Meghalaya, and Nagaland will be conducted in a single phase. The polling in all the three states is likely to be held in February.

Rajnath to chair 12th standing committee meet on Saturday

New Delhi, Nov 24, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair the 12th Standing Committee meeting of the Inter-State Council (ISC) here on Saturday to discuss the recommendations of the Punchhi Commission on Centre-state relations, a Home Ministry statement said. Those taking part in the meeting are External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Finance and Corporate

Tripura festival

Tripura festival held in Silicon Valley, Bengaluru

Tripura festival: Tripura cultural festival bought India’s Silicon Valley, Bengaluru, to life by bringing unique culture and heritage of the North-eastern state to the city. The festival was a joint collaboration of an NGO, ‘My Home India’ and people from Tripura who have settled in Bengaluru. My Home India recently initiated a pilot project aptly

Govt gets 141 proposals for UDAN flight, chopper services

Govt gets 141 proposals for UDAN flight, chopper services

Govt gets 141 proposals UDAN flight: The government said it has received as many as 141 initial proposals for operating flight and helicopter services on 502 routes, including to Haridwar, Srinagar and Tirupati, under the second bidding round of regional air connectivity scheme. Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said the second round of bidding

Subsidy on Cylinders for Poor to Continue: Dharmendra Pradhan

Subsidy on Cylinders for Poor to Continue: Dharmendra Pradhan

The government has made it clear that subsidy on domestic cooking gas (LPG) will continue for the poor. Union Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that “We have no plan to withdraw subsidy on LPG for domestic use. Subsidy on LPG and kerosene will continue for the poor and common people.”He said “There is a pipeline

Tripura bandh evokes mixed response congress failed

Tripura bandh evokes mixed response

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Tripura bandh evokes mixed response congress failed. A dawn-to-dusk bandh called by opposition Congress to protest against the government’s ‘failure’ to remove the indefinite road and railway blockade by Indigenous People’s Front Tripura (IPFT) has evoked a mixed response.Vehicles

Quake hits Myanmar, northeast India

Earthquake hits Myanmar, northeast India border region. Shillong, July 2 (IANS) India’s northeastern states shook on Sunday morning when a 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit Myanmar, officials said.The quake were felt at 10.57 a.m. with its epicentre in the Myanmar-India border region, said an official of the Regional Seismological Centre in Shillong.Seven of the northeastern states-

Snakebite kills 3 in Tripura

Snakebite kills 3 in Tripura

Snakebite kills 3 in Tripura. June 26 (IANS) Three members of a family, including a child, died of snakebite in Tripura, police said here on Monday.A snake bit Kamal Krishna Tripura, 27, and his wife and two-years-old daughter on Sunday night when they were sleeping at their home at Gandachara,” a police official said.  

Teachers' crisis becoming political hot potato in Tripura

Teachers’ crisis becoming political hot potato in Tripura

Teachers’ crisis becoming political hot potato in Tripura. Tripura’s Left Front government is facing an unprecedented shortage of teachers to run its 5,000 schools from the next academic year.The Supreme Court order of March 29 upholding a state High Court order terminating the jobs of 10,323 government teachers has added to the vacuum. The state

Congress-sponsored shutdown disrupts life in Tripura

Congress-sponsored shutdown disrupts life in Tripura. Agartala, May 18 (IANS) Normal life was severely affected in Left-ruled Tripura on Thursday due to a 24-hour shutdown called by the opposition Congress in support of its 12-point charter of demands, including CBI probe in chit fund activities.”Most shops and markets were closed and attendance in the government

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Amit Shah’s Chandigarh visit may affect political equations in Punjab

After touring Tripura, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, as a part of his 95-day tour plan, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President Amit Shah will now visit Chandigarh on May 20. Shah will interact with party leaders and works for seeking their suggestions for strengthening the party at grass root levels. Shah will also take

Separate quakes hit Arunachal, Tripura

Agartala: Two separate quakes of varying magnitude hit India’s northeastern region and Bangladesh on Saturday. There was no report of any major damage, officials said. The first tremor of magnitude 3.5 on the Richter scale with its epicentre at Dibang Valley in north Arunachal Pradesh was recorded at 5.30 a.m. While, the second quake of

Security officer arrested for molesting girl in Tripura

Agartala: A senior police officer was arrested in Tripura for allegedly molesting a tribal girl who was pandal-hopping during the Durga Puja festival along with her friend, police said here on Monday. “A tribal girl lodged a complaint of molestation against Deputy Commandant of TSR (Tripura State Rifles) Bishnu Debnath at Chailengta in Dhalai district

Security beefed up for Durga Puja in Tripura

Agartala: Security measures have been putin place to avoid any untoward incident in Tripura during Durga Puja festival to be celebrated in 2,509 pandals across the state.”We have taken adequate measures to make the puja celebration peaceful. Besides normal policing, we have deployed around 3,350 Tripura State Rifles (TSR) jawans in the state,”Director General of

Tripura declares holiday as it celebrates gymnast Dipa’s homecoming

Agartala:  The Tripura government on Monday gave a rousing reception to ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar, the first Indian to take part in an Olympic gymnastics final, missing out on the bronze by a whisker. Hundreds of fans, officials, followers, admirers and well-wishers received Dipa and her coach Bisheshwar Nandi at the Agartala airport on their