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State in northeastern India

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Tripura: State in northeastern India
Tripura is a state in northeastern India. The third-smallest state in the country, it covers 10,491.69 km2 (4,050.86 sq mi) and is bordered by Bangladesh to the north, south, and west, and the Indian states of Assam and Mizoram to the east. In 2011 the state had 3,671,032 residents, constituting 0.3% of the country's population.

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BJP to win 55 of 60 seats in 2023 Tripura polls: Himanta Biswa Sarma


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SC sets the ball rolling, CAA hearing to start from December 6

Solicitor general Tushar Mehta submitted before a bench of CJI UU Lalit, Justices S Ravindra Bhat and Bela M Trivedi that the Centre has filed its response but sought time on behalf of states. He said..
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Pleas on CAA: SC grants time to Assam, Tripura; fixes December 6 for hearing

The Supreme Court on Monday granted three weeks to Assam and Tripura governments to file their responses to certain pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act..
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Supreme Court adjourns hearing of pleas challenging CAA to December 6

Supreme Court has asked the state governments of Assam and Tripura to file a response within two weeks in matters specifically concerning them.
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Tripura’s bio-villages 2.0 find mention in PM Narendra Modi’s Mann Ki Baat


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4 NE states put on red alert for cyclone Sitrang

A red alert was sounded across Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura on Monday in view of the impending Cyclone Sitrang. It is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm, the IMD said.
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IMD weather update: Orange alert issued in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, heavy rain warning in 25 Indian states

In Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, and Tripura, light to moderate rain and thundershower warnings have been issued.
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BJP names Biplab Kumar Deb its Rajya Sabha candidate from Tripura


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BJP president J P Nadda in Tripura for 2 days


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Tripura body puts up 'Tagore a martyr' poster, kicks up a row


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BSF head constable killed in Tripura militant attack


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BSF jawan killed in ambush by suspected NLFT militants on India-Bangladesh border in Tripura

A head constable of BSF battalion 145, leading a patrol party, was killed during an ambush by a group of suspected NLFT militants who came from the other side of the eastern Tripura border along..
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JP Nadda to be on two-day Tripura visit from August 27


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Bypoll results 2022: Check seat-wise winners, vote margins, party performance

BJP bagged 3 of the 4 Assembly seats in Tripura and both the Lok Sabha seats in UP, while Congress won an Assembly seat each in Jharkhand and Tripura.
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Tripura bypoll results followed by clash between Congress, BJP supporters; 19 injured

Police fired tear gas to disperse the mob, which clashed after the results of the by-elections for four assembly seats were declared.
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Tripura: BJP's ally IPFT to form alliance with Tipra Motha prior of State Assembly elections

The Tipra Motha, headed by royal scion Pradyot Kishore Debbarma, demands a separate state for the indigenous people of Tripura.
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1,000 kg ganja seized from 2 trucks in Karimganj along Assam-Tripura border

Assam: Police have also arrested one truck driver identified as Liton Sarkar. A case has been registered and further investigation is underway.
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Telecast of PM’s event stopped in 3 Tripura districts


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Former Tripura CM Biplab Deb's security cover reduced: Police


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Technical fault develops in chopper after former Tripura CM Biplab Deb boards, major mishap averted

A technical fault developed in a chopper minutes after former Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb boarded it in Agartala on Saturday morning. The pilot aborted the take off attempt after realizing..
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Why there is suspense over BJP CMs in Himachal, MP

After BJP replaced Biplab Kumar Deb with Manik Saha as chief minister of Tripura last week, suspense looms large over the continuance of Himachal Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh CMs Jai Ram Thakur and..
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Amid floods, Assam airdrops food, Tripura eyes supply via B’desh


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Assam flood situation worsens; Mizoram, Tripura face fuel crisis


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Floods: Landslide snaps road, rail connectivity in northeast; Class XI exams cancelled in Assam

The flood situation in northeast India continues to remain grim on Tuesday, with heavy rainfall and landslides affecting lives in Assam, parts of Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur. Assam is reeling under..
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Assam flood: Landslides snap road, rail links to southern Assam, parts of Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur


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6 states where BJP did not change CMs and lost elections in last 5 years

BJP replaced six chief ministers in the last six years before assembly elections in four states. The party won in Gujarat and Uttarakhand while the others will face polls in the next couple of years...
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PM Modi congratulates new Tripura chief minister


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Manik Saha takes oath as new Tripura Chief Minister

Saha was named as the CM after Biplab Kumar Deb resigned from the post on Saturday.
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Dental surgeon is the new Manik at helm of Tripura

Tripura's CM-designate Manik Saha, once a Congressman, was a dental surgeon and professor at Tripura Medical College before plunging into politics. Saha (69) left Congress and joined BJP in 2016. Four..
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Incumbency factor: In Tripura, BJP relies on Uttarakhand plan

By replacing Tripura chief minister Biplab Deb, the BJP leadership has once again relied on its mantra of replacing a chief minister just before the polls to beat anti-incumbency, as was done in..
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Who is Manik Saha, dentist who replaced Biplab Deb as Tripura Chief Minister?

On Saturday, Biplab Dev resigned as the Chief Minister after leading the BJP government for four years in the northeastern state.
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Who is Manik Saha, the new chief minister of Tripura


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Biplab Deb resigns as Tripura Chief Minister a year before assembly polls, explains decision

Explaining the move, Biplab Kumar Deb said he wants to work as the worker of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to help it retain power.
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Tripura CM Biplab Deb resigns

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Saturday said he has submitted his resignation to Governor SN Arya. Deputy chief minister Jishnu Dev Varma, who is related to the erstwhile Tripura royal..
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Explainer: Why Centre wants to remove AFSPA from northeast

According to the Centre's new notification, from April 1 until next six months, AFSPA would remain in force in parts of Assam, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh, as well as the Union Territory of..
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After Mizoram, African Swine Fever breaks out in Tripura, mass execution of pigs ordered

According to officials, a total of 63 mature pigs died due to unknown reasons which raised an alarm.
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Birbhum killings, flop show in Goa, Tripura polls force TMC to reach out to Congress


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Bill to include Tripura's Darlong community in ST list sees rare bonhomie between govt and opposition in LS


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BJP confident of winning all 4 Rajya Sabha seats in Assam, Nagaland and Tripura

The two seats in Assam are currently held by Ripun Bora and Ranee Narah of the Congress, one seat in Tripura by CPI-M's Jharna Das.
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42-year-old Tripura woman beheads husband, places his head in family's temple

The couple's elder son said his mother has developed a psychological disorder recently and underwent treatment by a local occultist.
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33% government jobs in Tripura will be reserved for women, promises HM Amit Shah

Amit Shah claimed that farmers' earnings have doubled under the present government, and the per capita income has increased to Rs 1.3 lakh.
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Amit Shah to visit Tripura on March 8 to attend BJP-IPFT govt's fourth anniversary celebration


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Covid-19: Tripura to impose night curfew from February 11 - Know what's open, what's closed

India logged 67,084 new coronavirus infections. The active cases declined to 7,90,789, according to the Union Health Ministry data.
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Don’t defy us to harass journo: SC to Tripura


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Don't make it political issue, SC tells Tripura govt on land dispute


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Acrimony-filled polls, communal unrest, BJP-TMC tussle keep Tripura on edge in 2021


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PM Modi to visit Tripura on Jan 4, inaugurate new terminal building at Agartala airport


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Tripura govt and police showed lack of integrity: Editors Guild


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West Bengal govt is run by a company, not people, says Tripura chief minister


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Paramilitary forces for Kolkata civic polls: SC junks BJP plea

The Supreme Court refused to entertain the plea of BJP seeking its direction to deploy central paramilitary forces in West Bengal for free and fair municipal polls in Kolkata and asked the party to..
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