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Manik Sarkar

Jungle Raj Prevailing In Tripura: CPI-M Leader Manik Sarkar On Detention Of I-PAC Members

Jul 27, 2021 Pinaki Das

About 23 members of Prashant Kishor’s I-PAC have alleged that they have been detained at a hotel in Agartala

No Lynching In Tripura In 25 Years Of Left Govt: Former CM Manik Sarkar

Jul 29, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Incidents of child lifting, lynching and cow vigilantism are part of the BJP's "sinister design" to divert people's attention from the failures of its government at the Centre, Sarkar alleged.

Manik Sarkar Welcomes Unusual Guests To His New One-Room Home, BJP's Ram Madhav Hails Former Tripura CM

Left Front leaders had announced their plan to boycott the ceremony to protest what they had alleged were systematic attacks on their cadres and party offices across the state.

Tripura Goes Saffron: From 100-Feet Stage For Oath-Taking Ceremony To Giant Posters Of PM Modi, Amit Shah

Mar 09, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

From the airport to the venue, BJP flags lined up both sides of the street, as party workers wearing saffron celebrated in the streets.

Biplab Deb Takes Oath As Chief Minister Of Tripura In Presence Of PM Modi, Manik Sarkar

Former chief minister Manik Sarkar was personally invited by Deb and BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav.

08 March, 2018

Tripura CM-Elect Biplab Deb, Ram Madhav To Personally Meet, Invite Manik Sarkar For Tomorrow's Swearing In Ceremony

Outlook Web Bureau

PM Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah and three chief ministers of BJP-ruled states in the northeastern region would be present at the swearing-in ceremony,

06 March, 2018

Biplab Kumar Deb To Be Tripura's New Chief Minister, Jishnu Debbarma His Deputy: BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

Biplab Deb was declared the state president of the BJP on January 6, 2016. He replaced Sudhindra Dasgupta, the longest-serving chief of the party in Tripura.

06 March, 2018

'They Played Football With Lenin’s Head': Tripura BJP Supporters Bulldoze Communist Icon's Statue

Outlook Web Bureau

The CPI(M) described the incident as an example of “Communism phobia”, the BJP claimed that the statue was brought down by people “oppressed” by the Left.

04 March, 2018

From Zero In 2013 To 43 Seats 2018, How Did BJP+ Overthrow Manik's 'Sarkar' In Tripura

Outlook Web Bureau

In the last assembly polls, the Congress had a vote share of 36.5%. This gave the BJP the confidence that it could be a strong opposition. The BJP then started working on taking over the Opposition space.

04 March, 2018

Why The Left Had It Coming In Tripura

Parakram Kakkar

Dominance of Bengali culture and language over Kokborok to the highest unemployment rate of 20% could have contributed to the rout of CPI(M) rule

03 March, 2018

Meet Biplab Kumar Deb Who Could Be Tripura's Next Chief Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

In two years, he helped the BJP perform unexpectedly well in the state. If the party wins, it is quite likely that Deb could be the next chief minister of Tripura

03 March, 2018

BJP Overthrows Manik's 'Sarkar' In Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland Hung

Outlook Web Bureau

Though the strength of each assembly is 60, voting was held for 59 constituencies in all the three states, for different reasons.

02 March, 2018

All Eyes On Northeast As Counting Of Votes In Meghalaya, Nagaland And Tripura Tomorrow

Outlook Web Bureau

Two exit polls have predicted that the BJP would dethrone the 25-year-old Left Front government in Tripura and consolidate its position in the other two states.

28 February, 2018

End Of Left Rule In Tripura? Exit Polls Predict Big BJP Win; Congress Set To Lose Meghalaya

Outlook Web Bureau

In Nagaland, the BJP-NDPP alliance is likely to storm the ruling NPF bastion.

18 February, 2018

18 February, 2018

Tripura Elections 2018: Polling Begins In 59 Out Of 60 Seats

Outlook Web Bureau

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the ruling Left Front have left no stone unturned to woo the voters.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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