• The Unifier-IV: Modi’s Backward Janata Party (IANS Exclusive) 25 May 2019 14:20 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The evolution of the BJP under PM Narendra Modi has been stark, redefining and reimagined. Even as one seeks clues to covert and overt Hindu resurgence and revivalism, one cant run away from the fact of how a party predominantly of …
  • Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh planning to set up permanent bases in eastern India: Home Ministry 25 May 2019 13:47 By PTI AGARTALA: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has sounded an alert about plans of terrorist outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) making permanent bases within 10 kilometres of the India-Bangladesh border in the eastern states of Tripura, …
  • IMD issues thunderstorm, lightning warning for K'taka and Tamil Nadu tomorrow 25 May 2019 09:52 [India], May 25 (ANI): South Interior Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are likely to witness thunderstorm and lightning accompanied with gusty winds (40-50 kmph) tomorrow (May 26), the India Meteorological Department said on Saturday. The weather forecasting …
  • Chief Secretary among 16 senior officials transferred in Tripura 25 May 2019 09:48 Agartala, May 25 (IANS) In a major administrative reshuffle a day after the Lok Sabha election results were announced, the BJP government in Tripura has transferred the Chief Secretary, 11 IAS officers, two IPS officers and two Tripura Civil Service …
  • #Verdict2019: In a first, India elects 78 women MPs 25 May 2019 09:01 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) #Verdict2019: In a first, India elects 78 women MPs 25 May 2019 Elections 2019 were unique in more ways than one: the country rejected the dynasty politics once and for all, rich candidates lost their deposits like never before and …
  • IMD issues thunderstorm, lightning warning for K’taka and Tamil Nadu 25 May 2019 06:38 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: May 25, 2019, 11:44 am IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 12:07 pm IST New Delhi: South Interior Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are likely to witness thunderstorm and lightning accompanied with gusty winds (40-50 kmph) May 26 …
  • BSF jawan commits suicide by shooting self in Tripura 25 May 2019 04:23 By ANI DHALAI: An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Border Security Force (BSF) committed suicide by shooting himself with a rifle here on Friday. The deceased, Ashwini Kumar of 86 battalion, committed suicide inside a bus. Originally from Jammu and Kashmir, the …
  • India bans Bangladesh terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen 25 May 2019 04:06 The Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), which was blamed for the terror attack at a cafe in Dhaka in 2016 in which 22 people including 17 foreigners were killed, has been declared as a banned terrorist organisation by the government, the Home Ministry …
  • Lok Sabha elections: How India voted 25 May 2019 03:29 When over 60 million people across region, language, religion, caste, gender and other identities come out to elect a government for five years, they leave behind a rich footprint of preferences and behaviours. This time, more than in 2014, the voting …
  • N-E India sends 3 women to Lok Sabha, one more than 2014 25 May 2019 03:16 Agartala/Guwahati, May 25 (IANS) North-east India, comprising eight states, is sending three women to the Lok Sabha — one more than the 2014 general election. Of the three women, elected for the 17th Lok Sabha, two are new faces and belong to the BJP: …
  • India bans JMB 25 May 2019 03:11 India last night banned Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) which was blamed for several terror attacks in the country. In a notification, the home ministry said the terror outfit has “committed and promoted acts of terrorism and has been engaged in …
  • Govt bans Bangladesh outfit that carried out 2014 blast in Burdwan 25 May 2019 01:07 NSG commandos investigates Burdwan blast case at Badshahi Road, in Burdwan on Friday. (Source: PTI/File) The government has placed militant outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in the list of banned organisations under the Unlawful Activities …
  • Abusive election season ends: What next? 25 May 2019 00:31 'I do not think it's possible for the winners and losers to shake hands and go back to regular business at the end of this.' 'It seems visceral, personal and nasty at a depth we have not plumbed before,' says Aakar Patel. IMAGE: Prime …
  • Congress draws a blank in 18 states, Union territories 25 May 2019 00:21 The Congress has drawn a blank in 18 states and Union Territories -- an indicator of its decimation in the Lok Sabha polls. This is the Congress’ second straight rout in Lok Sabha elections after it was decimated in the 2014 polls when the party ended up …
  • Modi begins talks for new cabinet 24 May 2019 21:02 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was set to hold talks yesterday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his second term after winning a big majority. According to a statement from office of president of India, …
  • LS polls: UPA performance only marginally better than last time 24 May 2019 20:59 [India], May 24 (ANI): Congress managed to add only eight seats to its tally of 44 it had won in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, marking its second consecutive electoral debacle in five years. Last elections were the worst for the Congress when it got the …
  • RSS men who turned it around 24 May 2019 20:58 From Maharashtra to Odisha, these Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh spinmeisters have helped the BJP win big █ Sunil Deodhar Sunil Deodhar is an ardent RSS swayamsevak from Maharashtra. Starting his career as a schoolteacher, he later joined the BJP. He is the …
  • India Declares Bangladesh Based Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen as Terror Outfit 24 May 2019 17:19 Asia & Pacific 19:09 24.05.2019Get short URL The decision was taken in view of the arrests of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen (JuM) operatives by the Indian police from different parts of West Bengal in the last few months. Kolkata Police, during interrogations, …
  • BJP-IPFT alliance to remain despite junior ally’s separate contest in LS polls: Tripura CM 24 May 2019 16:11 Agartala, May 24 (IANS) Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said that despite the BJP’s junior electoral partner IPFT contesting the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls separately, their alliance in the state would continue as it was. “No, no the BJP- …
  • India declares Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh terrorist organisation 24 May 2019 16:00 New Delhi: The Centre on Friday declared Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and its manifestations in India as terrorist outfits under section 35 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). "In the 1st Schedule to the said Act, the …
  • Mulayam's wish comes true: 197 sitting MPs retain seats in 2019 LS polls 24 May 2019 15:24 New Delhi: A total of 197 sitting MPs, including 27 women parliamentarians, from the 2014 Lok Sabha polls have managed to retain their seats this general election. Kiren Rijiju, Jual Oram, Raja Mohan Singh, Nitin Gadkari and Babul Supriyo are among over …
  • Lotus blooms in North East, anti-Citizenship Bill sentiments a distant memory 24 May 2019 14:50 Image Source : PTI Representational Image When protests on the citizenship bill erupted in North East India earlier this year many believed it had spoiled the BJP's chances in the region for the Lok Sabha polls.   Yet, the saffron party and its allies …
  • Govt bans Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, says outfit promoted acts of terrorism 24 May 2019 14:49 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh (File) Two months after Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) Jammu and Kashmir was banned, the Home Ministry on Friday declared Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh an “unlawful organisation”. “In the 1st Schedule to the Unlawful Activities ( …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Party-wise and State-wise results 24 May 2019 13:56 Counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections 2019 began Thursday morning across the country. Election Commission officials said results are expected only by late evening. The fate of as many as 8,040 candidates will be decided today when the …
  • LS polls: NDA wins 352 seats, BJP crosses 300 mark 24 May 2019 13:48 [India], May 24 (ANI): With the official count in the Lok Sabha elections over on Friday, the BJP has secured 303 seats, which is 22 more than it got in the 2014 elections and along with its allies the NDA took its tally up to 351 in the 17th Lok Sabha. …
  • With Only 5 Lok Sabha Seats, Left Front Hits Historic Low 24 May 2019 12:06 The Left Front enjoyed its golden period in electoral politics in the 1990s and early 2000s. (FILE) New Delhi: Registering its worst poll performance in over six decades, the Left Front was virtually wiped off its bastions with the Lok Sabha poll results …
  • Two outlawed NLFT insurgents surrender before BSF in Tripura 24 May 2019 11:40 NET Bureau Two active cadres of outlawed insurgent outfit National Liberation Front of Tripura (Biswamohan), operating from hideouts in neighbouring Bangladesh have laid down arms before the Border Security Force (BSF) in Tripura. BSF PRO and Deputy …
  • NDA gained most in rural east, UPA in rural south 24 May 2019 11:03 New Delhi: The BJP made major gains in rural constituencies of east India and lost the most in rural north. A deep dive into the Lok Sabha election results brings out a clear picture of how the nation voted in a historic verdict in favour of Prime Minister …
  • Bangladesh: Longer dry season shrinks water supply for Rohingya refugees to critical levels 24 May 2019 10:28 This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Low rainfall in parts of southeast Bangladesh’s Teknaf peninsula means that …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: NDA gained most in rural east, UPA in rural south 24 May 2019 10:03 By IANS NEW DELHI: The BJP made major gains in rural constituencies of east India and lost the most in rural north. A deep dive into the Lok Sabha election results brings out a clear picture of how the nation voted in a historic verdict in favour of Prime …
  • Lok Sabha election result: Resounding Modi wave as BJP sweeps 303 seats 24 May 2019 09:07 Image Source : PTI Representational image The BJP's resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections that saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi make headlines across national and international dailies and also paint a vast swath of the mainland saffron brought …
  • From glorifying political murders to minority appeasement: 5 factors that led to CPI (M)'s colossal fall in Kerala 24 May 2019 08:00 CPI (M), undoubtedly the most dominant political party in Kerala, faced a colossal fall in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The Left Democratic Front (LDF) managed only one out of the 20 Lok Sabha seats in the state, and interestingly, most of their defeats …
  • Lok Sabha results: Saffron surge sweeps Northeast states too 24 May 2019 05:58 Guwahati/Itanagar/Shillong/Gangtok/ Aizawl, May 23 (PTI/IANS): The saffron surge that swept the entire country on Thursday also gripped India’s north-east with the BJP leading in 14 out of the total 25 seats in the eight northeastern …
  • Heavy rain to lash NE in next 48 hrs 24 May 2019 05:57 Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 23: In the next 48 hours, heavy rains accompanied by gusty winds and lightning is expected to lash the northeastern states of India. After 48 hours, intensity of these pre-monsoon weather activities will start reducing to …
  • INDIA DECIDES FOR MODI SARKAR 2.0 24 May 2019 05:06 "India wins yet again!" tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it became clear that Congress, India's oldest political party that had mounted a major challenge to him, was set to be routed, winning just marginally more seats than the 44 it …
  • Modi’s saffron tsunami puts India on a revivalist course 24 May 2019 03:14 Modi’s saffron tsunami puts India on a revivalist course By Imtiaz Alam Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing his victory rally, has boasted that “no party could dare talk of secularism” after its exposure at the hands of “pseudoto secularists”. …
  • Congress Fails To Open Account In 17 States And Union Territories 23 May 2019 23:38 New Delhi: After bitterly fought Lok Sabha elections, which lasted for over a month, the BJP is emerging victorious with a thumping majority of more than 300 seats and has cornered Congress to only 51 seats with a complete washout in 17 states and union …
  • West Bengal sees saffron surge 23 May 2019 23:32 West Bengal headed for a saffron surge, with the BJP gaining 18 seats and the ruling All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) ahead in 22 out of 42 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state. The Congress gained two Lok Sabha seats, while the Left drew a blank. In …
  • Cong fails to open account in 17 states-UTs, BJP scores zero in four regions 23 May 2019 23:21 [India], May 23 (ANI): After bitterly fought Lok Sabha elections, which lasted for over a month, BJP is emerging victorious with a thumping majority of more than 300 seats and has cornered Congress to only 51 seats with a complete washout in 17 states and …
  • Alliance could have staved off BJP, say CPM, Congress 23 May 2019 21:29 One of the two architects of the alliance, state Congress vice-president O P Mishra, said that two types of votes were cast in West Bengal. As the Lok Sabha election results rolled in, the CPM office at Alimuddin Street and Congress headquarters in Entally …
  • The rise and rise of Amit Shah: How a worker became most successful BJP president 23 May 2019 21:28 [India], May 23 (ANI): "It is time for Congress to get an Amit Shah," former Jammu-Kashmir Chief Minister and once an ally of BJP, Mehbooba Mufti said in a tweet as the trends showed BJP, led by Amit Shah, headed for yet another stellar victory …
  • Modi wave takes BJP 8 to 14 seats in northeast, NDA tally 17 23 May 2019 20:33 Agartala/Guwahati, May 24 (IANS) Powered by the “Modi wave”, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was alone set to win 14 of the 25 Lok Sabha seats in eight northeastern states, against 8 in the 2014 polls. With three NDA constituents – the Nationalist …
  • Modi magic steers BJP to historic win in Lok Sabha polls, opposition crushed (Roundup) 23 May 2019 20:32 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the BJP to a stunning and historic victory in the Lok Sabha battle, with the ruling party itself set to win 303 seats in a marked improvement over its 2014 showing that left the …
  • Opposition parties failed to engage the BJP ideologically 23 May 2019 20:24 For the BJP, the challenge in this election was to compensate for possible losses in Uttar Pradesh and other Hindi heartland States by gaining new seats in West Bengal and Odisha. In U.P., the BJP won 71 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha election; this time, it …
  • Naveen Patnaik leads Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha 23 May 2019 19:16 BHUBANESWAR: One of India’s most successful chief ministers, Naveen Patnaik, has led the Biju Janata Dal back to power in Odisha for a fifth consecutive term, defying anti-incumbency and bucking the “Modi wave” once again. Odisha, which is never known to …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • Fabric (ated) Fractures: A seminal art show in Dubai 23 May 2019 18:21 Samdani Art Foundation, in collaboration with Alserkal, recently hosted a major art exhibition titled Fabric(ated) Fractures at Concrete, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, UAE. The group exhibition, featuring 15 artists of Bangladeshi, South Asian, and Southeast …
  • Narendra Modi has reinvented Indian politics 23 May 2019 17:20 Image copyright AFP Image caption Many Indians seem to believe that Mr Modi is a messiah who will solve all their problems Narendra Modi has scored a resounding victory in the Indian general election, securing a second five-year term. The BBC's Soutik …
  • Results 2019: Trinamool's Moon Moon Sen Trails Babul Supriyo In Bengal's Asansol 23 May 2019 17:17 Moon Moon Sen acted in over 60 films and several TV serials. Kolkata: Moon Moon Sen, the actor-turned-politician, was the Trinamool's "giant slayer" in 2014. She is trailing BJP's Babul Supriyo in Asansol as the BJP secured a thumping …
  • Did Modi misread south India? 23 May 2019 16:55 In the next two years, reveals says R Rajagopalan, Modi-Shah will make a strong effort to woo the south. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi is welcomed in Coorg, Karnataka, during his election campaign. Photograph: Narendra Modi/Facebook If …
  • Modi magic sweeps Lok Sabha 23 May 2019 16:40 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the BJP to a stunning victory in the Lok Sabha battle, with the ruling party itself set to win 303 seats in a marked improvement over its 2014 showing that left the opposition dazed and demoralized. …
  • At its weakest globally, the Left bows out in India 23 May 2019 16:03 With barely 5 seats to hang on to this time, its chances are less than bleak. Mumbai: In the light of the recent election results that are still coming out, the Left is practically nowhere to be seen. Here’s a little history into the sickle and the hammer …
  • The rise and rise of Amit Shah 23 May 2019 15:29 New Delhi: "It is time for Congress to get an Amit Shah," former Jammu-Kashmir Chief Minister and once an ally of BJP, Mehbooba Mufti said in a tweet as the trends showed BJP, led by Amit Shah, headed for yet another stellar victory in the Lok …
  • Highlights: Smriti turns giant killer in Amethi 23 May 2019 15:10 Riding on a massive saffron surge sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP-led NDA government looks set to become the only non-Congress government to return to power in the Indian political history. After Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, Narendra …
  • No Congress MPs in 18 states/UTs, half-a-dozen ex-CMs bite dust 23 May 2019 14:39 If one drives from Jammu and Kashmir to Tamil Nadu, one will not find a Congress MP in half-a-dozen of states. The party has scored a nil in 18 states and union territories in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The Congress losers include eight chief ministers …
  • In a first, BJP set to win Tripura’s 2 Lok Sabha seats (2nd Lead) 23 May 2019 13:46 Agartala, May 23 (IANS) For the first time, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is on the verge of winning of Tripura’s two Lok Sabha seats, where the counting of votes is nearing completion, poll officials said on Thursday. In Tripura West, BJP …
  • Amit is ‘Shah’ of Modi’s historic second term win 23 May 2019 12:44 New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi might be the man of the moment for winning the historic second term but it is Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah who is being hailed, even by the rivals, as the man behind the moment. “ …
  • BJP Alliance Leads in 13 Of 25 Northeast Seats, 8 Likely From Assam Alone 23 May 2019 12:20 BJP chief Amit Shah is said to be behind the party's success in the northeast. New Delhi: The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) seemed to be maintaining its dominance over the country's Northeast as results of the Lok Sabha elections …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • Dipa Karmakar will return to gymnastics when fully fit: Coach 23 May 2019 10:38 KOLKATA: With dark clouds hovering over Dipa Karmakar's participation at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, coach Bisweswar Nandi on Thursday said the gymnast was doing everything possible to return to action as soon as possible. "We are doing everything we …
  • Where's India's Left? Decline and final fall of the first Opposition party? 23 May 2019 07:01 Indian farmers take part in a march organised by the All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) organization and Communist Party of India (Marxist) alongwith other leftist groups, as they call for pro-farmer legislation in the Indian parliament, in New Delhi on November …
  • Election trends show Left facing unprecedented crisis 23 May 2019 06:51 As the counting of votes progress steadily, the Left Parties appear to be facing an unprecedented challenge, if not crisis. In the last Lok Sabha too, the Left has barely manged a double digit figure, and repeating that task now looks like a serious …
  • Tripura Health Minister catches doctor red-handed conducting abortion 23 May 2019 05:26 [India], May 23 (ANI): Tripura Health Minister Sudip Roy Barman on Wednesday caught a doctor red-handed while performing an abortion at a government hospital in South Tripura's Birchandra Manu. The doctor performing the abortion has been identified as …
  • The Terrace Open Mic II Event Report 23 May 2019 04:47 The Terrace Open Mic - II : Event Report 22nd May 2019 , Agartala The Terrace Open Mic - II at Agartala, Tripura on 18th, 19th May, 2019 Agartala witnessed it again! Agartala witnessed The TERRACE - Open Mic 2.0 Powered By School of Science & Co- …
  • Election results 2019: Counting begins for 25 LS seats in NE, 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal 23 May 2019 04:24 Counting of votes for 25 Lok Sabha seats across the eight north-eastern states and 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh began at 8 am on Thursday. The focus of the day of verdict is on Assam, which has 14 of the 25 parliamentary seats, where counting …
  • Tripura minister catches doctor red-handed while conducting abortion 23 May 2019 03:55 The Health Minister also said that this practice has been going on from the last two and a half years. Tripura: Tripura Health Minister Sudip Roy Barman on Wednesday caught a doctor red-handed while conducting an abortion at a government hospital in South …
  • Counting of votes begin in Tripura 23 May 2019 03:42 Agartala, May 23 (IANS) Counting of votes for the two Lok Sabha seats in Tripura began on Thursday amid heavy security, election officials said. Tripura Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Sriram Taranikanti said that the counting is taking place in 40 centres …
  • Repeal AFSPA which was enacted on 22 May 1958 23 May 2019 02:31 Repeal AFSPA which was enacted on 22 May 1958 22nd May, 2019 , Shillong REPEAL AFSPA WHICH WAS ENACTED ON 22 MAY 1958 by INDIAN PARLIAMENT CALL FOR URGENT ATTENTION (1) Many civil society organizations and NGOs, network of NGOs of indigenous people, …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Live Streaming Election Results 2019, Where and how to check Lok Sabha Results for all constituencies, 23 May 2019 02:04 Live Streaming Election Results 2019, Where and how to check Lok Sabha Results for all constituencies,  Live Streaming Election Results 2019: Where are how to check Lok Sabha Results for all constituencies,  Voters have sealed the fate in the biggest …
  • MHA raises alarm ahead of D-Day, alerts states, UTs of possible violence during counting of votes 23 May 2019 02:04 MHA raises alarm ahead of D-Day, alerts states, UTs of possible violence during counting of votes The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has alerted all states and Union Territories of possible violence during the counting of votes on Thursday. The advisory …
  • India tense ahead of polls results 23 May 2019 00:13 India beefed up security ahead of the scheduled release of Lok Sabha election results today as opposition dismissed “fake” exit polls which predicted a clear victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Amid high tensions, Indian home ministry yesterday …
  • Committee considers pro-rata debt servicing for IL&FS 'amber' firms 22 May 2019 20:06 Pro-rata debt servicing for ‘amber’ companies of IL&FS is learnt to have been discussed at a recent meeting of a high-level committee. At present, companies of IL&FS under the ‘green’ category are servicing debt. Amber companies are those which …
  • Wait Over, Counting Today 22 May 2019 20:01 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) NEW DELHI — The counting of votes for the seven-phase elections to India's lower house of parliament, the world's biggest democratic exercise, will take place on Thursday, bringing the curtains down on a bitterly-fought …
  • Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Wait over, results today 22 May 2019 19:42 New Delhi: The counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections, the world’s biggest democratic exercise, will take place on Thursday, bringing the curtains down on a bitterly-fought contest which the country rarely witnessed. Election Commission …
  • India tense ahead of election results 22 May 2019 19:35 India beefed up security ahead of the scheduled release of Lok Sabha election results today as opposition dismissed “fake” exit polls which predicted a clear victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Amid high tensions, Indian home ministry yesterday …
  • Lok Sabha polls: Counting to begin on Thursday morning amid elaborate arrangements by Election commission 22 May 2019 19:28 By Online Desk NEW DELHI: Counting of votes, the grand finale in the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections in 542 seats, will begin on Thursday along with state assemblies of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim. The Election Commission has made …
  • From small hut to stars: Tripura-boy among TBSE inter toppers wishes to be the next Hawking 22 May 2019 14:59 Punit Debnath with his family outside his house. (Express Photo) Punit Debnath, hailing from Kanchanpur district of North Tripura, has emerged as one of the toppers in the recently announced Higher Secondary (HS) result of the Tripura Board of Secondary …
  • Ganja worth Rs 25 lakh seized in Tripura 22 May 2019 05:55 [India], May 22 (ANI): The police have arrested three persons and confiscated a vehicle in which they were transporting ganja worth Rs 25 lakh. Speaking to ANI on Monday, Superintendent of Police Lucky Chauhan said: "On suspicion, a night round …
  • Tripura suspends IPS officer, 11 TSR troopers, police personnel 21 May 2019 18:22 Agartala, May 21 (IANS) The Tripura government has suspended an IPS officer and 11 troopers of the elite Tripura State Rifles (TSR) and police from service for breaching discipline, an official said on Tuesday. A Tripura Home Department official said: “ …
  • Tripura, Mizoram poll results to be delayed for VVPAT slips: officials 21 May 2019 13:58 Agartala/Aizawl, May 21 (IANS) Declartion of results for Lok Sabha polls on Thursday in Tripura and Mizoram would be delayed by three to four hours as counting of ballots would be completed only after tallying of VVPAT slips with EVM vote count in five …
  • Tripura TBSE 12th Science results 2019 declared: Pass percentage touches 88.95%, Nilanjan Deb tops with 464 marks 21 May 2019 07:19 Nilanjan Deb has secured the first position with 464 marks. Express Photo by Debraj Deb TBSE 12th Science results 2019: The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) has declared the results of Uchha Madhyamik or class 12 science stream exam on Tuesday, …
  • Tripura TBSE 12th Science topper Nilanjan Deb aspires to become Computer Science engineer 21 May 2019 07:19 Securing 485 marks in aggregate with letters of distinction in Physics, Chemistry, Statistics and Mathematics, Deb has surpassed his peers in the provisional top ten list of science stream by a good margin. Express Photo by Debraj Deb Nilanjan Deb of …
  • TBSE 12th Results 2019: Tripura +2 Science results announced at tripuraresults.nic.in, check updates 21 May 2019 06:31
  • Tripura TBSE 12th Science results: When and where to check 21 May 2019 04:29 The TBSE Higher Secondary (+2) exams began on March 1 this year and ended on March 30. Around 27,000 students appeared for the Higher Secondary examinations. (Representational Image) The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) will declare the results …
  • Tripura TBSE 12th Science results 2019: How to check 21 May 2019 04:29 The Class 12 Science results will be available at tripurainfo.com, tripuraresults.nic.in. Representational Image TBSE 12th Science results 2019: The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) will declare the results of class 12 Uchha Madhyamik or class …
  • Rape slur against Tripura MLA by tribal woman 20 May 2019 15:58 Express News Service GUWAHATI: A tribal woman in Tripura has filed an FIR against a young MLA in the state alleging that he had exploited her sexually promising marriage but ditched her. The 29-year-old accused, Dhananjoy Tripura, is also a tribal. He is …
  • Sexual harassment charge filed against Tripura MLA 20 May 2019 15:29 Agartala, May 20 (IANS): Tripura Police have launched a probe after a tribal girl filed a complaint of sexual harassment against a legislator belonging to the ruling alliance partner IPFT, an official said on Monday. “We have launched an inquiry after a …
  • Tripura Gramin Bank posts profit for 7 successive years 20 May 2019 11:09 Agartala, May 20 (IANS) Posting net profit for seven consecutive years, the Tripura Gramin Bank (TGB) is among India’s top three out of 46 regional rural banks (RRBs) in terms of profit, business and growth, TGB Chairman Mahendra Mohan Goswami said on …
  • IPFT MLA booked for raping, deceiving woman in West Tripura 20 May 2019 10:51 By PTI AGARTALA: An IPFT MLA has been booked here for allegedly raping and deceiving a woman with promise of marriage in West Tripura district, a police officer said. The legislator, however, maintained that he was "wrongfully framed" in the case …
  • Tributes in Assam’s Silchar, Tripura to commemorate language martyrs 19 May 2019 18:28 Silchar/Agartala, May 19 (IANS) Tributes were paid on Sunday to commemorate the death of 11 people who died in police firing on May 19, 1961 in Silchar during the Bengali language agitation. People from all walks of life across all the three districts …
  • ONGC, GIP, Tripura govt look to buy IL&FS’s 26% stake in OTPC 19 May 2019 17:23 NEW DELHI: State-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd (ONGC), Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and the Tripura government are seeking to buy Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd’s (IL&FS) 26% stake in the ₹3,804-crore ONGC Tripura Power …
  • ONGC, GIP, Tripura govt eye to buy out IL&FS’s 26% stake in OTPC 19 May 2019 15:46 NEW DELHI: State-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd (ONGC), India Infrastructure Fund-II (IIF-II) and the Tripura government are seeking to buy Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd’s (IL&FS) 26% stake in the ₹3,804-crore ONGC Tripura …
  • EC gets Tripura HC notice over details about West Tripura LS seat 18 May 2019 17:49 Agartala, May 18 (PTI): The Tripura High Court has served a notice to the Election Commission asking it to furnish details about West Tripura Lok Sabha constituency by May 21 in response to a petition seeking countermanding of elections in the seat. The …
  • Tripura TBSE 12th HS results 2019 for science stream: Official confirms date and time 18 May 2019 15:44 TBSE 10th result 2019 in June. (Representational image) TBSE 12th HS science stream results 2019: The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) will declare the results of class 12 Uchha Madhyamik or class 12 science stream exam on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. …
  • Left’s legacy blocking Tripura’s growth: Deputy CM (IANS Interview) 18 May 2019 14:32 Agartala, May 18 (IANS) The erstwhile Left Front government’s “terrible 25-year legacy” in Tripura is hindering the BJP-IPFT alliance government’s attempts to push development projects and welfare schemes, according to Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev …
  • Lava-Like Inflammable Liquid Eruption Reported In Tripura 18 May 2019 07:50 NET Bureau A volcanic lava type inflammable liquid was reported to have erupted out of the ground in the outskirts of Madhuban area in Agartala. The locals noticed some underground lava-type eruption by the roadside near the electric polls in Madhuban area …
  • Thunderstorm rattles Tripura; houses damaged, communications hit 16 May 2019 14:13 Agartala: Hundreds of houses have been damaged, several trees uprooted and power lines snapped as strong winds accompanied by thundershower hit West Tripura district on Wednesday night, officials said. As many as 382 houses have been damaged in the …
  • Bengaluru: Children from UP, Tripura rescued 15 May 2019 02:33 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Three children, including a girl, who were being exploited in the city as bonded labourers, were rescued at different railway stations on Tuesday. They were found by a special unit of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) …
  • Centre approves 2nd ICP for Tripura 14 May 2019 23:58 Agartala, May 14 (PTI): The Centre has approved the Tripura government’s proposal for setting up a second Integrated Check Post (ICP) and two new border ‘haats’ in the state to improve trade and bilateral relations with neighbouring Bangladesh, an official …