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Citizenship bill to give justice to persecuted minorities: President Kovind

There has been strong opposition in Tripura and other Northeastern states against the Bill. Amid protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in the Northeast, President Ram Nath Kovind said on January 31 the contentious legislation will give justice to persecuted minorities of Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan through Indian nationality. Addressing the joint sitting of Parliament… Continue reading Citizenship bill to give justice to persecuted minorities: President Kovind

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MHA tribunal to visit Tripura to record evidence against outlawed outfits

An “Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Tribunal”, formed by the Ministry of Home Affairs, would visit Tripura from February 2 to record evidence against two outlawed insurgent outfits. The Home Ministry had imposed a fresh ban of five years on the National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) and the All Tripura Tiger Force (ATTF) on October 3,… Continue reading MHA tribunal to visit Tripura to record evidence against outlawed outfits

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Biplab Deb Compares Mamata Banerjee to Mahabharata’s Dhritarashtra, Says BJP Will Defeat Kauravas in 2019 Battle

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb on Tuesday labelled his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee as Mahabharata’s blind King ‘Dhritarashtra’, saying the Bengal CM has chosen to be blind when her party workers are torturing people. Addressing a public meet at Arambagh in Hooghly district, Deb said, “Didi, you are like Dhritarashtra because you cannot see… Continue reading Biplab Deb Compares Mamata Banerjee to Mahabharata’s Dhritarashtra, Says BJP Will Defeat Kauravas in 2019 Battle

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Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary

The nation pays homage to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 71st death anniversary today. The day is also observed as Martyrs' Day. He was assassinated on this day in 1948. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in New… Continue reading Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary

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Protests reported in Tripura over the Citizenship Amendment Bill

The tribal based parties held protest rally today in Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (ADC) headquarter Khumlung Protesting against The Citizenship Amendment bill 2016 with a large number of demonstrators. Huge number of people attend the protest rally today. The procession is led by PCC working president Pradyot Kishore Debbarman, INPT president and general… Continue reading Protests reported in Tripura over the Citizenship Amendment Bill