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5 December, 2018 5:01 AM Tripura: 30 passengers injured after bus plunges into gorge

At least 30 passengers were injured after the bus carrying them fell into a gorge on Gandachara Amarpur road at Dhalai district in Tripura on Tuesday. All passengers of the Agartala-bound bus were rescued by the police and locals and were admitted to a hospital. Of the total 22 passengers are in a critical condition. Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb along 54

3 December, 2018 6:39 PM Expenditure Secretary AN Jha named new Finance Secretary

Fifty-nine-year-old AN Jha is a 1982-batch IAS officer of Manipur Tripura cadre. NEW DELHI: Ajay Narayan Jha, who is currently serving as Secretary, Expenditure, has been appointed as new Finance Secretary by the Narendra Modi government on Monday. Prime Minister Modi-led Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has cleared AN Jha's appointment to the post after 55

3 December, 2018 3:46 PM AN Jha To Take Over As New Finance Secretary From Hasmukh Adhia

Fifty-nine-year old Ajay Narayan Jha, the new Finance Secretary, is a 1982-batch IAS officer of Manipur Tripura cadre. AN Jha, Secretary, Expenditure, has been appointed as the new Finance Secretary, a government order said Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has cleared Mr Jha's appointment to the post after 37

26 November, 2018 5:29 AM To Win In Mizoram, Parties Look For Support From Civil Society Groups

Mizoram assembly elections: The importance of civil society groups in Mizoram is such that a sizeable number of the state population are members of one group or another Civil society groups in Mizoram are in focus ahead of the assembly elections in the north-east state on Wednesday. All the major political parties including the BJP and the Congress want a favourable 77

22 November, 2018 5:25 AM Kartik Purnima 2018: Date, Significance, Pooja Rituals and Prasad

Hindus across the country will celebrate Kartik Purnima on 23rd November, 2018. Kartik is the eighth lunar month as per the Hindu calendar and is considered the holiest month among all lunar months. This auspicious month holds immense importance as it is dedicated to the worship of both Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. The ritual of taking a holy dip during 82

21 November, 2018 4:12 PM Ranji Trophy: Rajasthan fight back against Jharkhand

Rajasthan conceded the first innings lead to Jharkhand but remained in the hunt for victory in their Elite Group C Ranji Trophy game on Wednesday. Rajasthan, who were bundled out for a paltry 100 in the first essay, performed better in the second to make 127 for 4 at stumps on day 2, after skittling out Jharkhand for 152. Robin Bist made 45 after the other 49

15 November, 2018 11:10 AM After Protests, Poll Body Removes Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer

The order came after some civil society groups in Mizoram demanded Shashank's ouster over a row on allowing Bru voters lodged in Tripura relief camps to exercise their franchise from the area. The Election Commission (EC) today removed S B Shashank as chief electoral officer of poll-bound Mizoram and appointed IAS officer Ashish Kundra. The order came after 59

9 November, 2018 3:06 PM Chief Justice Holds 6 Collegium Meetings In 30 Days For Court Vacancies

Since assuming office a little over a month ago, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has held six crucial collegium meetings for filling up of 29 vacancies in high courts and four in the Supreme Court to tackle the huge backlog of pendency in the higher judiciary. The collegium also did not shy away from invoking provisions of Memorandum of Procedure 45

8 November, 2018 10:46 PM 5 Arrested For Alleged Cow Slaughter In Tripura

Police on Thursday arrested five people from a minority community for allegedly slaughtering a cow at Bankul in South Tripura district. The five were arrested on the basis of a complaint from villagers, they said. "We arrested them on Wednesday and placed the accused before the court of Sub-divisional Judicial Magistrate of Sabroom. The court released 105

7 November, 2018 8:12 AM Mizoram CEO to leave for Delhi on a summons by EC

Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) S B Shashank, whose removal has been demanded by the chief minister and several NGOs, said he would leave for New Delhi on November 7 after being summoned by the Election Commission. Shashank said he would meet the poll panel on November 8 in the national capital. Meanwhile, hundreds of members of the Young Mizo Association 106