Tag: Agartala

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Akasa Air launches Agartala-Bengaluru flight

According to Akasa Air co-founder Belson Coutinho, the airliner, which completed 75 days of commercial operations on Friday, is a low-cost start-up and currently operates 7 aircraft to 17 different destinations.

  • Saturday, 22 October 2022
18 girls rescued from Bihar school reach Tripura

Agartala: A group of 18 girls who were rescued by the Bihar Police from a Buddhist School and Meditation Centre in Bodh Gaya have reached here, an official said on Saturday. According to the police, the girls, aged between 12 to 14 years, were sent to the school by their parents six months ago. “The […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
New Tripura Governor takes charge

Agartala: Academic-turned-politician Kaptan Singh Solanki, who was the Governor of Haryana, on Saturday took over as the Tripura Governor succeeding Tathagata Roy, who was shifted to Meghalaya. The 70-year-old former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was sworn-in by Tripura High Court Chief Justice Ajay Rastogi at a simple function at the old Raj Bhavan here. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Humsafar Express extended to Agartala

Agartala: Tripura’s capital on Friday was linked with Bengaluru by “Humsafar Express”, becoming the second city in the northeast to get a newly introduced train, equipped with modern facilities. Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain flagged off the weekly train that will link the two state capitals via Kamakhya, Howrah, Cuttack and Vijayawada. Friday’s event […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
BSF organises Half-Marathon in Agartala

Agartala: A Half-Marathon – Run for Martyrs – was organised here on Sunday by the Border Security Force (BSF)  to honor the brave and supreme sacrifices made by the para-military troopers. Around 1,800 people including women and people from all walks of life, besides the BSF, Assam Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and Tripura […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
D Litt for gymnast Dipa Karmaka

Agartala: Ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar would be conferred with D Litt degree by the National Institute of Technology, Agartala, at its 10th convocation to be held next month, its director said today. Two distinguished academicians — IIT Guwahati Director Dr Goutam Ghosh and Jadavpur University professor Dr Biswajit Ghosh — would also be honoured with DSc […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Agartala airport to be 3rd international airport in northeast

By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala: After Guwahati and Imphal, the Agartala airport is set to become the third international airport in the northeastern region by the end of this year or by early 2020, a Minister said here. “The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has informed us that their ongoing works to make Agartala’s Maharaja Bir […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021