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Protest in Hills takes musical turn

Bands, solo singers perform pro-Gorkhaland numbers.

03 Jul 2017 4:41 AM

Gurung played his cards right

Gorkha hero turns anger against ‘forced’ Bengali into statehood call.

03 Jul 2017 12:56 AM

In Darjeeling, musicians give new voice to Gorkhaland debate

musicians give new voice to Gorkhaland debate

02 Jul 2017 4:00 PM

Darjeeling stir: GJM activists burn accord, say we want Gorkhaland

Some GJM activists demonstrated bare-chested and broke tube lights on their backs leading to injuries.

27 Jun 2017 1:40 PM

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


Sikkim CM supports demand for Gorkhaland

The three decades of agitation has “claimed over 1000 lives and caused incalculable loss of property”, he said.

23 Jun 2017 4:57 AM

FIR against GJM chief for murder of three activists

The three protesters had died in Singmari when violent clashes broke out between the police and GJM supporters.

23 Jun 2017 1:49 AM

Gorkhaland protest: Suo motto FIR lodged against GJM chief

Suo motto FIR has been also been lodged against Gurung’s wife, GJM supporters under sections 302 and 120B.

22 Jun 2017 3:19 PM

Gorkhaland: A fair demand?

Giving autonomy to the Gorkha hill areas no threat to India’s unity and integrity.

22 Jun 2017 2:36 AM

GJM gives 12-hr 'window' to schools to evacuate students

On June 23, students will be allowed to go to Siliguri and Rongpo only in school buses.

21 Jun 2017 5:28 PM


GJM delegation meets Rijiju, submits memorandum demanding Gorkhaland state

The union minister of State for home affairs is in Gangtok for the International Day of Yoga celebrations.

21 Jun 2017 9:45 AM

Slain GJM men’s kin vow to carry on fight

The police, however, confirmed the death of only one person but did not identify him nor gave the reason for his death.

20 Jun 2017 2:56 AM

WB demands 250 paramilitary personnel, Home Ministry sends half the number

Home Minister Rajnath Singh had on Sunday appealed to protesters not to resort to violence and instead hold dialogue to resolve any issue.

19 Jun 2017 8:35 PM

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 unrest: GJM to hold rally today with bodies of men 'killed' in clashes

A senior police official said that no one has been given permission to hold such a rally in the hills.

18 Jun 2017 11:26 AM


Darjeeling shutdown: Rajnath speaks to WB CM, asks to restore peace

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh discussed situation in the hill station with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

17 Jun 2017 10:02 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

Darjeeling protests: GJM MLA's son arrested; shops remain closed on 3rd day

The police are on high alert after Friday's violence and arson and security forces are conducting route marches in various parts.

17 Jun 2017 12:05 PM

Prepare for final battle for Gorkhaland: Bimal Gurung

Gurung’s message comes in the backdrop of the police raid at his premises at Singhmari and Patlebas here on Thursday.

17 Jun 2017 5:43 AM

Tamang murder: Calcutta HC allows GJM chief’s anticipatory bail plea

Tamang was hacked to death in Darjeeling town on May 21, 2010 when he was overseeing preparations for a public meeting.

15 Dec 2016 4:01 AM