The Calcutta HC had stayed the withdrawal of CAPF till October 27 after the state government approached it against the Centre’s decision.
27 Oct 2017 8:29 PM
The conflict between GJM leaders and West Bengal Police has culminated into violent clashes in the past.
19 Oct 2017 12:51 PM
A look-out notice was issued against GJM chief Bimal Gurung and general secretary Roshan Giri by the police.
03 Sep 2017 8:51 AM
The police had on Friday issued a lookout notice against the GJM chief for his alleged involvement in various cases, including a bomb blast.
02 Sep 2017 3:25 PM
This is the second time when Union Home Minister appealed for talks in the recent past.
13 Aug 2017 10:57 AM
Petrol bombs were hurled at the GJM office in the early hours, the police said, adding that the entire office was gutted.
11 Aug 2017 10:12 AM
The GJM also took out rallies demanding restoration of the Internet services, which have been banned in the hills since June 18.
07 Aug 2017 10:40 AM
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is spearheading the shutdown in Darjeeling to press the demand for a separate Gorkhaland.
01 Aug 2017 8:42 PM
GJM supporters earlier in the day took out rallies at Chowkbazar area of the hills carrying black flags in protest against police action.
30 Jul 2017 5:34 PM
The GJM leadership has claimed that the police have resorted to firing which was denied by the district administration.
29 Jul 2017 3:52 PM
The GJM leadership has, however, refuted as
23 Jul 2017 11:52 AM
The 100-year-old Raj Rajeswari Hall in the Kurseong sub-division was reduced to cinder when GJM activists set it afire late last night.
19 Jul 2017 8:45 PM
The RPF office in Kurseong and a police outpost in Sukhiapokhri were set afire in the early hours of the morning on Friday.
14 Jul 2017 6:26 PM
The Calcutta HC had directed the Centre to provide 4 additional companies of CRPF within 48 hours in Darjeeling to quell violence.
14 Jul 2017 3:31 PM
The HC also directed the state government to provide additional forces from its own resources in order to bring back normalcy in the hills.
14 Jul 2017 2:12 PM
Minister’s convoy attacked, railway station, govt offices set on fire.
14 Jul 2017 12:52 AM
GNLF spokesperson Neeraj Zimba claimed that the youth Tashi Bhutia was shot dead by the security forces on Friday night.
08 Jul 2017 5:31 PM
Besides revenue loss, delay in plucking due to Gorkha agitation has caused loss of entire July crop.
06 Jul 2017 4:40 PM
Though no one was injured, a shop on the ground floor was completely damaged, police said.
05 Jul 2017 4:19 PM
Some GJM activists demonstrated bare-chested and broke tube lights on their backs leading to injuries.
27 Jun 2017 1:40 PM