This time the spark was lit by the October 7 invitation to talks to “discuss issues related to Gorkhaland” by the Union home ministry
02 Nov 2020 10:55 AM
The Governor is likely to brief Shah about the change in political mood in Darjeeling following GJM founder's exit from NDA
29 Oct 2020 5:34 AM
Gurung also offered full support to chief minister Mamata Banerjee to help her return to power
22 Oct 2020 12:06 AM
Distancing himself from Mr Gurung he made it clear that the BJP would not be responsibile for any other issue.
18 Mar 2018 2:24 AM
The protest no longer remained peaceful and democratic.
17 Mar 2018 2:06 AM
Tamag made the allegation while addressing a public meeting in Sukna in Darjeeling district.
22 Jan 2018 12:50 AM
The GJM leader also claimed they were fighting for the Gorkha identity and did not comment on the issue of a separate state.
12 Jan 2018 2:19 AM
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader also claimed they were fighting for the Gorkha identity and did not comment on the issue of a separate state.
12 Jan 2018 2:00 AM
During the hearing, Mr Patwalia raised the issue of alleged violation of human rights and extra-judicial killings by the state police.
06 Dec 2017 1:11 AM
Gurung’s leadership and a 26-year-old police official was also killed during the recent Gorkhaland agitation.
01 Dec 2017 6:39 AM
Bimal Gurung on Tuesday claimed in the Supreme Court that the West Bengal police had lodged false cases against its members.
29 Nov 2017 6:55 AM
Gurung's wife and GJM Mahila Morcha chief Asha, party general secretary Roshan Giri and seven others also suspended for the same period.
20 Nov 2017 6:52 PM
Gurung has been absconding since August and he has cases under the UAPA against him.
17 Nov 2017 2:38 AM
During the heydays of Gurung, it was seen as the nerve centre of the Hills.
02 Nov 2017 6:24 AM
Gurung’s comment comes days after the WB CID took charge of the probe into the killing of Amitabh Malik near Darjeeling earlier this month.
26 Oct 2017 5:26 AM
Mr Gurung has been evading arrest since August when cases were lodged against him for his alleged involvement in several bomb blasts in Darjeeling.
22 Oct 2017 5:34 AM
The conflict between GJM leaders and West Bengal Police has culminated into violent clashes in the past.
19 Oct 2017 12:51 PM
Praising Malik’s role, he asserted that the slain SI and other police personnel displayed courage during the operation at Singla forest.
19 Oct 2017 7:10 AM
The presence of three GJM MLAs in the meeting is seen as a further crack within the hill party.
17 Oct 2017 12:57 AM
The Centre’s move comes after state police sub-inspector Amitava Malik was shot dead by GJM chief Bimal Gurung’s armed followers.
16 Oct 2017 4:31 AM