Manik Sarkar News
Delhi riots a pre-planned conspiracy, hooligans hired from outside to riot in National Capital, says CPM leader Manik Sarkar
Urging people to help the riot survivors, Manik Sarkar raised questions on the role of the administration to tackle the violence that killed at least 53 people
Protestors block Manik Sarkar's convoy in Tripura to stop him from attending party meet, ask former CM to 'go back'
The protestors, around 20 in number, raised slogans against Manik Sarkar on Tuesday on National Highway-8 in the district, asking him to "go back"
'No lynching in Tripura in 25 years of Left govt," claims former CM Manik Sarkar, accuses govt of trying to divert people's attention
Former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar has claimed that no incident of lynching occurred in the 25-year rule of the Left Front in the state and said such incidents happen when a government fails to deliver on its promises and wants to divert the attention of people pointing fingers at it.
Tripura Assembly on Wednesday witnessed heated debate over the absence of the leader of the Opposition Manik Sarkar prompting a walkout by the entire Opposition.
After weeks of uncertainty, the CPM on Sunday unanimously elected Sitaram Yechury its general-secretary at its 22nd party congress in Hyderabad
Differences over electoral understanding with Congress split CPM down the middle; party may resolve issue with internal vote
Differences in the CPM over its draft political resolution on electoral understandings with other political outfits, including the Congress, may lead to a vote, a rare occurrence in the Communist party
BJP legislator Rebati Mohan Das elected Tripura Assembly Speaker, seeks cooperation from treasury, Opposition benches
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rebati Mohan Das was elected the new speaker of the Tripura Assembly unopposed on Friday
Uttar Pradesh bypolls: Arrogance might be reason for BJP's defeat in Hindi heartland, surrounding states
If one explanation has to be given for the BJP's electoral ills in the Hindi heartland and nearby states, it is arrogance.
Tripura BJP to restrict enrolment for next 6 months to stop criminals from entering party, says Sunil Deodhar
BJP Tripura in-charge Sunil Deodhar said enrolment into the party would be restricted for the next six months to stop the influx of people with criminal antecedents.
CPM-led Left front withdraws candidate from Tripura's Charilam constituency 'due to massive reign of terror' by BJP
On the last day of campaigning, the CPM led Left Front on Saturday withdrew its candidate from the Charilam assembly constituency claiming "extremely terrible situation"
Sunil Deodhar hints CPM ministers may have hidden skeletons in septic tanks, tells Tripura CM to get them cleaned
Sunil Deodhar, BJP's national executive committee member and the party's in-charge for Tripura, has asked incoming chief minister Biplab Deb to have the septic tanks of all state ministers cleaned before the quarters are occupied
Biplab Kumar Deb sworn-in as new Chief Minister of Tripura: Narendra Modi says govt also for those who did not vote for BJP
Biplab Kumar Deb took oath as chief minister of Tripura, assuming charge of first BJP government in the state after ending 25 year rule of the Left Front
Tripura swearing-in updates: Biplab Kumar Deb takes oath as first BJP chief minister in North East state
BJP president Amit Shah and senior party leaders arrived in Agartala on Thursday ahead of formation of a BJP-led government in Tripura on Friday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Women voters contributed in a large way to help the BJP get around 43 percent of the vote share in Tripura from getting 1.3 percent in the 2013 election.
Fall of Lenin in Tripura transcends hooliganism and becomes an act of catharsis against communist violence
The bulldozing of Lenin’s statue transcends goonish behaviour and becomes an expression of popular anger.
Tripura violence updates: Another Lenin statue razed in Sabroom Motor Stand; Guv says no breach of peace in state
Amid reports of sporadic violence in Tripura, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today spoke to the state governor and the DGP and asked them to ensure peace till a new government is installed, an official said.
Biplab Kumar Deb is set to become next Tripura CM and Jishnu Deb Burman will be his deputy following BJP's strong showing in the recent Assembly election.
Tripura violence: As CPM-BJP workers spar over toppled Lenin statue, Rajnath tells governor to ensure peace till new govt comes in
Amid reports of sporadic violence in Tripura, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday spoke to the Governor and the DGP and asked them to ensure peace till a new government is installed, an official said.
Outgoing Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has blamed the ''unimaginable money power'' and ''continuous onslaught of media'' as the reason behind the party's debacle in the just-concluded Assembly polls in the state
North East election results: BJP will find joy of electoral victories dwarfed by challenges of governance
Electoral mandates in the three North East states of Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland also come with big challenges for the incoming governments.