Utpal Das keen to work in Bollywood

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Assamese actor Utpal Das says he would like to work in Bollywood but only with challenging roles.<p>"I'm interested to work …


No AFSPA In Meghalaya, Several Areas Of Arunachal Pradesh Since 1 April: Home Ministry

The controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) has been totally withdrawn from Meghalaya and eight police stations in Arunachal Pradesh …


Tripura board 10th, 12th results 2018: Expected dates and how to check

Tripura board results: The Tripura Board of Secondary Education is likely to declare the results of Class 10 board examinations, also known as …


Tripura BJP aiming to wrest two Lok Sabha seats from CPI(M) in 2019

All the MLAs and ministers of the state would have to take organisational responsibilities, BJP national general secretary Ram Madhab said.


Tripura: 58-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping minor repeatedly

The 14-year-old girl said she was raped 11 times since February.<p>A 58-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a minor repeatedly since February …


India Backpacking Adventure Traveling to most beautiful world famous "Parvati Valley" of Kullu Hillstation

Parvati Valley is located 180 Kms North East of Shimla in Kullu district. This tourism place is so beautiful which easily attracts anyone to enjoy …


China needs to 'walk the talk' on trade: Canadian ambassa...

John McCallum, Canada's ambassador to China, says it would be good for Beijing to match its statements with actions on the trade front.

North-East India

‘Christian missionaries control the Congress,’ claims BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh

Bharat Singh alleged that the missionaries were a threat to India’s unity, and blamed them for weakening democracy in the North East.<p>Bharatiya Janata …


Manik Sarkar receives flak for requesting govt bungalow, vehicle as leader of Opposition in Tripura Assembly - Firstpost

Former Tripura chief minister and leader of Opposition in the state Assembly, Manik Sarkar, was slammed by the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata …


Lenin, Stalin to become history in Tripura schools

Stories on the lives of communist giants Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin are all set to be expunged from school textbooks in Tripura following the …


Tripura chief minister Biplab Deb demands additional funds from Centre to complete poll promises - Firstpost

<b>Agartala:</b> Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb has demanded additional financial support from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to complete the poll …


CPM response inadequate to counter RSS-BJP: Party report

With the BJP-RSS and Trinamool Congress increasing its footprint in its strongholds, the CPM has acknowledged that its organisational and political …


Tripura urges Centre for relaxing norms to recruit over 12,000 teachers

Agartala, April 21 (IANS) The BJP government in Tripura has urged the Centre for one-time relaxation in academic and other qualifications to …


Twitter explodes! Javed Akhtar trolls Tripura CM who claims there was Internet in Mahabharata times

Ever since Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb claimed Internet existed during the times of Mahabharat, he has become butt of jokes and memes on …

Entertainment (India)

Puranic Period People Had Superhuman Imagination: Tripura Governor

Amid controversy over Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deba's claim that internet and satellite communication existed in Mahabharata's time, state …

North-East India

IAF showcases agility in massive bombing exercise at Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border

The drills on Thursday were overseen by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Air Chief Marshall BS Dhanoa.


Express uses Tripura CM to mock at Hindus' beliefs

Copyrighted Image? DMCA<p>This pipsqueak thus chooses the moment to mock millions of Hindus with various references to their epics, wondering where is …

Liberal View

BCCI Technical Committee proposes Division B in Ranji Trophy; Bihar, states from North East to benefit- Firstcricket News, Firstpost

The Board of Control for Cricket in India is mulling having a second division, or a B Division, in the Ranji Trophy from next season in a bid to …


Motorola opens 25 'Moto Hubs' in North-East

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) lenovo-owned Motorola on Friday expanded its retail presence by opening 25 new "Moto Hubs" in the North-East region.<p>Along …


Indian police arrest 18 Rohingya Muslims

Indian police arrested 18 Rohingya Muslims in a remote northeastern region on Thursday as they prepared to board a train for New Delhi after entering …


India Invented Satellites Internet: Decoding Tripura CM’s Claim

<b>Video Editor</b>: Puneet Bhatia<b><br>Cameraperson</b>: Shiv kumar Maurya<p>Newly-elected Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb hit out at “narrow-minded” people for …


Amit Shah to kick off 'Mission 2019' with Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) 'Chanakya' has kicked off his 'Mission 2019'. Amit Shah will start the mission by kicking off his tour with the …


Tourism will help Tripura develop: CM

Agartala, April 19 (IANS) Tripura will flourish swiftly if tourism is developed, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said, adding his BJP government …


18 Delhi-bound Rohingyas arrested in Tripura

Eighteen Rohingyas from Myanmar, including three children and four women who had entered India illegally, were on Thursday apprehended in western …

North Africa

18 CPM leaders, workers gets life sentence for murdering two Trinamool Congress men

18 CPM workers and leaders were awarded life sentence by Burdwan district court on Wednesday after they were found guilty of murdering two Trinamool …

North-East India

Rajasthan wants to be India's biggest startup hub with new incubation centre in Udaipur- Technology News, Firstpost

Move over Bengaluru and Pune. Udaipur in Rajasthan is aiming to set up the biggest <b>start-up</b> hub in the country with a capacity to accommodate 700 …


Internet, satellite communication existed during Mahabharata era: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Tuesday claimed that Internet and satellite communication existed in the days of Mahabharata.

Communist Party

Internet & Satellites Were Present During The Mahabharata Era Says Tripura CM

Internet & Satellites Were Present During The Mahabharata Era Says Tripura CM<p>April 18, 2018 17:55 UTC

North-East India

Tripura CM Biplab Deb defends internet during Mahabharata comment, blasts ‘narrow minded’ critics

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Wednesday criticised “narrow-minded people” who ridiculed his statement internet and satellites existed …


The Daily Fix: Caste ire, Kathua, cash crunch – does BJP no longer have its finger on India’s pulse?

Everything you need to know for the day (and a little more).<p>The Big Story: Cashless economy<p>To quote a different Yogi, it is deja vu all over again. …