Hoping to stem the incidence of Hepatitis B, the Tripura government Friday introduced 'at birth vaccination', based on the China model that attained 99.98 percent success in curbing the disease.

"The ambitious 'at birth Hepatitis B vaccination' programme would be carried out in all health centres in Tripura to make the northeastern state a hepatitis free state," Tripura Health Minister Tapan Ch

AGARTALA - The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has embarked on a Rs 550-crore project to broaden storage facilities and maintain uninterrupted supply of food grain to the northeastern states, a top official said here Thursday.

"The corporation has started implementation of the Rs 550-crore project to build big godowns, storage facilities in most of the districts of seven northeastern states," F

Agartala, Oct 6: After 22 years, the Tripura government will bring back town bus services in capital Agartala by introducing 75 buses that run on compressed natural gas (CNG) to make it a

Agartala, Sept 19: Uncertainty looms large over execution of Rs 378 crore integrated sewerage treatment projects of the city under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).

Review of JNNURM, under CSE 10th Media Fellowship, underlined the difficulty of compliance of the City Development Plan (CDP) designed for improvement of drainage, sewerage and waste management and termed it

Agartala, June 15 (IANS): China's reported plans of construction of a dam over the Brahmaputra river and diverting water to its arid regions were on Tuesday strongly opposed by Congress legislators in the Tripura Assembly.

Agartala, May 12: Agartala has secured 44th position with regard to




AGARTALA, March 21: Tripura Sunday announced plans to make all public and private vehicles in Agartala run on compressed natural gas (CNG) by 2013, thus making the capital