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Body of protestors killed paraded, sporadic violence in Darjeeling hills

Massive rallies, sporadic violence in Darjeeling hills, Dooars...

Massive protests in Darjeeling and sporadic incidents of violence in Kalimpong and Kurseong marked the GJM-called "black day" in the north Bengal hills on Sunday while its 12-hour strike in Dooars -- foothills covering parts of Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

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North Bengal tea production hit by dry spell

Tea production in north Bengal this year so far had been hit by the continiuing dry spell causing loss in crop both in Dooars and Darjeeling, according to industry experts. "Tea production in north Bengal has been hit by the absolutely dry heat wave which is ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

BJP rejects separate Gorkhaland demand

NDA ally Gorkha Janmukti Morchas (GJMs) demand for a separate Gorkhaland appears to have become politically too hot to handle for the BJP. Caught between an allys demand and political opportunity in the rest of West Bengal, BJP has rejected the request of ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago Mizoram unit of GJM holds demo for 'Gorkhaland'  Business Standard1 week ago Gorkhaland protests get bloody: 2 GJM supporters killed, one cop stabbed  catchnews.com1 week ago

'Mamata turned a peaceful demonstration into a battlefield'

'The CM seems to have forgotten that she is dealing with the Gorkhas, people known for their valour and loyalty to India.''It is shameful that Mamata Banerjee and her administration treated them like insurgents, choosing to use live bullets instead of other ways and means to control crowds.' Surendrajeet Singh Ahluwalia, the Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament from Darjeeling, tells's Prasanna D Zore how the West Bengal government is using repressive measures to crush the ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

FIR against GJM supporters, chief 'mockery of democracy': Roshan Giri

[India], June 22, (ANI): Hours after a fresh suo motto FIR lodged against Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung, his wife Asha and other party supporters, the party general secretary on Thursday dubbed it a 'mockery of democracy' while demanding ...
 Sify6 days ago Darjeeling unrest: Suo motto FIR lodged against GJM chief  Business Standard1 week ago 'Darjeeling is not a Killing Field'- 25 Questions to Mamta Banerjee on Gorkhaland issue  catchnews.com1 week ago Mamata Banerjee trying to divert our movement: GJM chief  catchnews.com1 week ago

Darjeeling schools to be given relaxation for 12 hours on June 23: Binay Tamang

Amidst a burgeoning political crisis in Darjeeling, Assistant General Secretary of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Binay Tamang on Wednesday said all schools in Darjeeling will be given a relaxation for 12 hours on June 23 to evacuate students from the city.
 catchnews.com1 week ago GJM will give 12-hr relaxation to schools to evacuate students  Rediff.com1 week ago

Darjeeling: Exodus by residents, labourers amid indefinite GJM strike

[India], June 21 (ANI): Amid the indefinite bandh in Darjeeling hills which entered its ninth day today, Residents and labourers were seen leaving the area due to the indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) for a separate Gorkhaland. "All ...
 Sify1 week ago Amid Darjeeling unrest, Mamata Banerjee leaves for the Netherlands  Sify1 week ago Mamata leaves for The Netherlands even as Darjeeling stir continues  catchnews.com1 week ago Gorkha stir intensifies as Rajnath urges peace  DNA1 week ago

Centre acted like spectator in Darjeeling unrest: NCP

[India], June 21 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday said the Centre acted like a spectator in the entire Gorkhaland agitation, adding that there is something behind the curtain that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is cooking.
 Sify1 week ago 'Mamata filing FIR against entire Darjeeling': BJP calls for probe  catchnews.com1 week ago Darjeeling unrest: Congress critical of Mamata's visit to Netherlands  Sify1 week ago Darjeeling unrest: NCP accuses BJP of having alliance with Gorkhas  Sify1 week ago

Gorkhaland agitation trickles down to Bengaluru, massive demonstration held

[India] June 20 (ANI): Amidst a burgeoning political crisis in Darjeeling, a major demonstration was held in Bengaluru city on Tuesday in support of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha's (GJM) demand for Gorkhaland. Speaking to ANI, a protestor Rahul said, "This protest ...
 Sify1 week ago

Bimal Gurung, the man behind the Darjeeling protests

Gurung is worth his weight in gold to the BJP which is trying hard to make inroads in West Bengal, reports Aditi Phadnis. IMAGE: Bimal Gurung is the chief executive of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration which has the partial autonomy to run Darjeeling. Photograph: Kind courtesy Bimal Gurung/Facebook West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called in two columns of the army in Darjeeling last week after supporters of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha -- the Bharatiya Janata Party ally that is ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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