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Bimal Gurung: Hills agitation will ‘turn terrible’

The agitation that has been continuing for more than a month will turn terrible and it will be a decisive battle for our independence, says Gurung.

17 Jul 2017 6:37 AM

Every district our asset, will never support division of WB, says Mamata

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is spearheading the shutdown in Darjeeling to press the demand for a separate Gorkhaland.

01 Aug 2017 8:42 PM

Darjeeling violence: Mamata calls for all-party peace meet to resolve hill stir

The chief minister’s move however came after the GNLF, a Hill-based political party, appealed in a letter to her for intervention.

23 Aug 2017 4:14 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

Third blast in Darjeeling in a week, no one injured

Incident just before GJM decided to meet Mamata to end stir.

27 Aug 2017 4:26 AM


Darjeeling violence: Arrest warrants issued against GJM chief Bimal Gurung, 7 others

The CID recently issued a lookout notice against Gurung and two other GJM leaders in connection with the violence in Darjeeling.

06 Sep 2017 8:53 PM

Gorkhaland Liberation Army behind IED explosion in Mirik

The blast occurred Wednesday night, two days after shops and markets opened in the Mirik and Kurseong sub-divisions.

08 Sep 2017 5:30 AM

West Bengal Police ransacked my house: GJM Gen Secy Roshan Giri

The conflict between GJM leaders and West Bengal Police has culminated into violent clashes in the past.

19 Oct 2017 12:51 PM

Call for separate Gorkhaland state not a poll issue for first time in 3 decades

Darjeeling Lok Sabha constituency, which goes to polls on April 18, is set to witness a keenly-fought contest between warring factions

10 Apr 2019 1:24 PM

TMC faces tough battle in polls to seven civic bodies

The Trinamul Congress is desperate to dent the political hegemony that the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has built in the Hills.

14 May 2017 3:34 AM


Army stages flag march in Darjeeling, after GJM supporters clashes with police

The Army was requisitioned by the West Bengal government for the hill towns of Kurseong and Kalimpong as a precautionary measure.

09 Jun 2017 2:26 PM

Centre rushes more forces to Darjeeling

Two parties — All India Gorkha League (AIGL) and Jan Andolan Party (JAP) — did not attend the meeting, but backed the call for a separate state.

14 Jun 2017 1:42 AM

Stir intensifies, no peace in sight

Experts say growing support for GJM is a direct challenge to government.

14 Jun 2017 6:39 AM

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

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


GJM stir: Rajnath speaks to WB CM; appeals to people for peace

The situation remains tense as the indefinite bandh called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has entered its seventh day on Sunday.

18 Jun 2017 2:23 PM

WB: Net still suspended, GJM marches in protest

Security forces patrolled the streets as the situation remained tense on the 5th day of the indefinite shutdown.

20 Jun 2017 1:36 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

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

Disconnected from world, internet blackout for another 8 days in Darjeeling

Scores of people on Sunday took out a torch rally in Darjeeling demonstrating a protest, demanding a separate Gorkhaland state.

03 Jul 2017 2:22 PM