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Mamata Banerjee urges all to attend June 22 meet

Ms Banerjee also added that journalists are being intimidated and harassed in the hill areas by Gorkha leaders.

20 Jun 2017 2:48 AM

Darjeeling unrest a boon for Sikkim tourism

Tourists throng neighbouring hill station as GJM strike in Hills rages on.

21 Jun 2017 6:31 AM

Government is open to talks with GJM: Partha

The people of the Hills have been at the receiving end of blows due to the bandh.

23 Jun 2017 5:12 AM

West Bengal writes to Centre on Sikkim CM’s remarks

The state government has sought the home ministry’s prompt intervention in the matter.

24 Jun 2017 4:18 AM

GJM to let vehicles ply on Id for 12 hours

The Morcha leadership announced that transport services would be normal from 6 am to 6 pm with the Muslim community celebrating Id.

26 Jun 2017 4:25 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

No stir in Darjeeling on Id

GJM to step up strike today, some to start till-death fast.

27 Jun 2017 5:15 AM

Darjeeling stir: Is GJM a cat’s paw?

Darjeeling is deep inside India’s strategic “Chicken’s Neck”, which connects northeast India with the rest of the country.

27 Jun 2017 5:50 AM

Panchayat office torched, shutdown enters Day 17

The police were checking vehicles that were coming from Patlebas area that houses the office of Morcha chief Bimal Gurung.

02 Jul 2017 6:00 AM

Calcutta HC: Doesn’t Centre think unrest needs to be quelled quickly?

The query also comes amid an India-China standoff in Sikkim, which is not too far from Darjeeling.

08 Jul 2017 6:53 AM


GJM stir: Centre needs to intervene, will move SC otherwise, says Sikkim CM

Chamling also said that Sikkim has already borne a loss of over Rs 60,000 crore while people in need of medical care were being affected.

09 Jul 2017 11:56 AM

Send four CRPF units to Hills, Calcutta HC tells government

The court made it clear that it would also take stern action if the Central and the state governments failed to tackle the unrest.

15 Jul 2017 1:12 AM

No violence on 31st day of strike

The Hills witnessed violence despite continued deployment of three columns of the Army in Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Sonada.

16 Jul 2017 4:15 AM

Fate of Meira Kumar, Kovind sealed as Prez poll ends; result on Thursday

There was a clash between TMC MLA and his counterparts after the former said that the latter had set the hills on fire.

17 Jul 2017 9:00 AM

Violence erupts in Darjeeling, 1 killed

The GJM alleged that one of its supporters, Asish Tamang, was killed and another person injured in the clash as the police opened fire in Mirik.

19 Jul 2017 4:37 AM


WB: Pro-Gorkhaland supporters clash with cops; indefinite strike enters 45th day

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

GJM clash with police

The protesters turned violent and set fire to some vehicles parked nearby.

30 Jul 2017 3:59 AM

Second blast in hills in 5 days, no one injured

Preliminary investigation revealed that the IED blast caused heavy damage to the nearby shops and vehicles. 

25 Aug 2017 2:40 AM

Sharp differences among Hill parties on shutdown

So many people have died We have some duties and responsibilities towards the people of Darjeeling,” Gurung said.

31 Aug 2017 6:57 AM

Government projecting GJM chief as anti-national, says Dilip Ghosh

Mr Dilip Ghosh has also lashed out at the government for some Gorkha Janmukti Morcha workers’ death in police firing recently.

03 Sep 2017 4:43 AM