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Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)

Didi to meet new parties of Darjeeling for Gorkhaland Territorial Administration, Panchayat polls

Mamata also called for polls to establish a three-tier Panchayat system and a new GTA body in the hills

28 Mar 2022 1:50 PM

Bimal Gurung suspended for 6 months; Tamang new GJM’s president

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 slammed the attack on me: Dilip Ghosh

Mr Ghosh said, “I told him: you were beaten for four months. But I became target only once. Democracy in Darjeeling is very crucial.”

07 Oct 2017 2:30 AM

Bimal Gurung writes to CM Mamata Banerjee for peace

GJM chief seeks unconditional dialogue with govt to restore normalcy in Hills.

25 Aug 2017 12:34 AM

Darjeeling stir: Why considered foreigners after being born on Indian soil, Gorkhas ask

With supplies running out and vacations to start shortly, boarding schools in Darjeeling are facing a harrowing time due to the shutdown.

26 Jun 2017 2:42 PM


Linguistic flashpoints

The Northeast too has witnessed violent ethno-linguistic agitations and even secessionist movements over decades.

21 Jun 2017 12:33 AM

Darjeeling flareup: We had it coming

The past is specially important as today’s regional dreams are rooted in the memories of yesterday’s experience.

20 Jun 2017 12:19 AM

Centre, state using us as pawns: Darjeeling MLA on BJP MP's absence from hills

The GJM is an ally of the BJP; it was with the help of the GJM that the saffron party won the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat twice in 2009, '14.

19 Jun 2017 2:50 PM

Arson in Kalimpong, GJM leaders march with bodies of 2 supporters

The GJM denied its involvement in the Kalimpong violence alleging these were a ‘handiwork’ of the TMC to ‘malign’ its party.

19 Jun 2017 9:09 AM

WB CM telling white lies, will intensify struggle for Gorkhaland: GJM

WB CM had said, the GJM-led agitation in the hills is a ‘deep-rooted conspiracy’ supported by insurgent groups of NE and foreign countries.

18 Jun 2017 1:30 PM


Darjeeling on edge as clashes worsen

Ms Banerjee slammed the GJM for the ongoing unrest, while making oblique references to the BJP’s support of the protesters.

18 Jun 2017 1:02 AM

Police killing supporters, illegally entering houses, torturing them: GJM chief

Meanwhile, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee teared into the GJM supporters, stating that they aren't listening to the court.

17 Jun 2017 9:01 PM

Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee slams GJM supporters, brands bandh as 'illegal'

GJM protestors injured 1 cop, torched a police vehicle as Darjeeling continued to boil under indefinite strike for 6th day in a row now.

17 Jun 2017 5:50 PM

2 GJM activists dead, cop hurt as Darjeeling protests escalate

Singmari area in Darjeeling turned into a battleground on Saturday as GJM activists threw petrol bombs and stones at riot police.

17 Jun 2017 4:23 PM

Tamang murder: Bimal Gurung, 17 others get bail

The 18 accused were granted bail against a personal bond of Rs 10,000 on each.

21 Dec 2016 4:15 AM