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After Bangladesh, Tripura supplying power to Nepal

After Bangladesh, Tripura supplying power to Nepal

🕔17:03, 19.Jun 2019

Agartala, June 19 After Bangladesh, Tripura is supplying 40 MW of electricity to Nepal, Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma said here on Wednesday. “We have been supplying 40 MW of electricity to Nepal since April. As Tripura has surplus electricity,

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Re-polling in 168 booths in Tripura on May 12

Re-polling in 168 booths in Tripura on May 12

🕔11:30, 8.May 2019

Agartala, May 8  Re-polling in 168 booths in 26 Assembly segments under Tripura West parliamentary constituency will be held on May 12, an Election Commission (EC) official said here on Wednesday. An EC letter to Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Sriram

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62,173 fake ration cards found in Tripura

62,173 fake ration cards found in Tripura

🕔20:01, 6.Feb 2019

Agartala, Feb 6 The Tripura government has identified 62,173 fake ration cards involving 2.81 lakh people, a state minister said here on Wednesday. “After the computerisation of the Public Distribution System (PDS), 62,173 fake ration cards were identified. Around 2,81,000 people

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Modi to visit Assam, Tripura, Arunachal next week

Modi to visit Assam, Tripura, Arunachal next week

🕔12:48, 2.Feb 2019

Agartala, Feb 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Assam, Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh next week to launch several infrastructure projects and is also slated to address at least two public rallies, a BJP official said here on Saturday. The

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MSTC focuses on auctioning North-East’s agro, forest produces

MSTC focuses on auctioning North-East’s agro, forest produces

🕔10:38, 27.Dec 2018

Kolkata, Dec 27  State-run e-commerce company MSTC Ltd is focusing on auctioning of forest and agricultural produces from the north-eastern states in order to provide better prices to farmers and exploring various options to overcome logistics issues, an official said

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Centre approves Rs 1,292 cr assistance to Odisha, Tripura

Centre approves Rs 1,292 cr assistance to Odisha, Tripura

🕔11:09, 18.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 18 The Central government on Monday approved additional assistance of Rs 1,292.22 crore to Odisha and Tripura considering the loss both the states faced during natural calamities this year. A high level committee chaired by Union Home Minister

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Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance system introduced in Tripura

Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance system introduced in Tripura

🕔20:23, 21.Jul 2018

Agartala, July 21  An Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance system was introduced in the Tripura Secretariat on Saturday to maintain employees are in their respective offices in time. Introducing the new system, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb asked the government employees and

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Monsoon covers most of northeast, creates havoc in Tripura, Mizoram

Monsoon covers most of northeast, creates havoc in Tripura, Mizoram

🕔10:22, 14.Jun 2018

Agartala/Guwahati/Aizawl, June 14  The Southwest Monsoon has already covered most parts of northeast India while the floods caused due to heavy rains are creating havoc in Tripura and Mizoram, officials said on Wednesday. At least four people were killed in

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Tripura, Mizoram step up efforts to tackle cyber crime

Tripura, Mizoram step up efforts to tackle cyber crime

🕔17:47, 9.Jun 2018

Agartala/Aizawl, June 9  Tripura and Mizoram have taken steps to strengthen their existing setup to deal with the growing incidents of cyber crime, including misuse of social media, officials said on Saturday. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government in Tripura has

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Sushma, northeast CMs meeting to boost links to neighbouring countries

Sushma, northeast CMs meeting to boost links to neighbouring countries

🕔15:02, 4.Apr 2018

Agartala, April 4  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will meet the Chief Ministers of all northeastern states on May 4 to discuss trade, connectivity and other issues vis-a-vis neighbouring countries, an official said on Wednesday. “Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar

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Left Sarkar ousted in Tripura as BJP surges in northeast

Left Sarkar ousted in Tripura as BJP surges in northeast

🕔15:09, 3.Mar 2018

Agartala/Shillong/Kohima, March 3  In a saffron surge in the northeast, the BJP put up a spectacular show in Tripura on Saturday, ending 25 years of the Left rule, and was looking to formation of coalition governments in Nagaland and Meghalaya

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Nagaland & Tripura: WARY OF HINDUTVA INVASION? …

Nagaland & Tripura: WARY OF HINDUTVA INVASION? …

🕔12:19, 17.Feb 2018

Nagaland & Tripura WARY OF HINDUTVA INVASION? By Insaf The Hindutva movement invading the North East is a political hot potato, at least in poll-bound Nagaland and Tripura. While tribal and development issues are much on the agenda, the rise

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ONGC adopts Korbongpara Village at Tripura to protect Korbong tribe

ONGC adopts Korbongpara Village at Tripura to protect Korbong tribe

🕔19:16, 10.Jan 2018

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has adopted Korbongpara village in Western Tripura District to provide basic amenities including educational support, healthcare, drinking water etc as part of the company’s policy to reach out to the commonest of common people

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Mizoram now a power-surplus state – 3rd in northeast

Mizoram now a power-surplus state – 3rd in northeast

🕔13:08, 1.Sep 2017

Aizawl, Sep 1  Over two decades after it was conceptualised, the first unit of a 60 MW power plant in Mizoram began generating electricity this week — making it the third power-surplus state in northeastern India after Sikkim and Tripura.

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Tripura facing shortage of basic amenities, fuel

Tripura facing shortage of basic amenities, fuel

🕔10:04, 29.Sep 2015

Agartala, Sep 29  With the National Highway-8 (NH-8) — the lifeline of the Tripura — being badly affected due to incessant rainfall, there is a severe shortage of essentials and transport fuel for one month.The 585 km NH-8 is the

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Tripura, Mizoram ready to implement food security act

Tripura, Mizoram ready to implement food security act

🕔14:50, 20.Aug 2015

Agartala/Aizawl, Aug 20  The Tripura and Mizoram governments have almost computerised their Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS) to implement the National Food Security Act (NFSA), official sources in the two states said. “We will start implementing the food security act

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Northeast can’t be developed from Delhi: Modi

Northeast can’t be developed from Delhi: Modi

🕔10:53, 27.Jul 2015

New Delhi, July 27  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India’s northeast cannot be developed from Delhi and that he was deputing central government officials to find solutions to problems being faced by the region. “Is it possible to

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ONGC uses new technique to find more gas in Assam, Tripura

ONGC uses new technique to find more gas in Assam, Tripura

🕔10:07, 15.Jun 2015

Agartala, June 15  The state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has undertaken the latest multi-stage hydro-fracturing method to find more gas in Assam and Tripura, a top official said here on Sunday. “The ONGC had undertaken the hydro-fracturing method

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Tripura tightens security ahead of council polls

Tripura tightens security ahead of council polls

🕔13:39, 2.May 2015

Agartala, May 2  Security along the India-Bangladesh border and inter-state border with Assam and Mizoram would be further tightened to ensure trouble-free elections to the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) on May 3, officials said here on Saturday.

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Tripura tops for sixth year in providing rural jobs

Tripura tops for sixth year in providing rural jobs

🕔13:57, 17.Apr 2015

Agartala, April 17  The Left-ruled Tripura maintained its top position for the sixth consecutive year by providing 88 person-days’ rural jobs per household under the job guarantee scheme during the 2014-15 fiscal, a cabinet minister said here on Friday. “Tripura

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