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Floods cut off rail-road connectivity with north Bengal

Rail and road connectivity between the northern West Bengal districts and the rest of the state continued to be cut off on Monday as flash flood and landslides due to incessant rains inundated roads and railway tracks.Thousands of passengers were stranded at ... Prokerala, 4 days ago

Heavy rains likely to lash North Bengal districts: Met dept

The weatherman today forecast moderate thunderstorm with lightning to affect some areas in Gangetic West Bengal, while the northern districts of the state are likely to be lashed by heavy rains.
 DNA2 weeks ago Heavy rains forecast in almost all parts of West Bengal  DNA3 days ago

Darjeeling unrest: Mamata Banerjee appeals for peace in Hills before leaving for Netherlands

Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee on Monday appealed to people in the northern West Bengal hills to maintain peace instead of "playing with fire" amid the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)-called indefinite shutdown. The post Darjeeling unrest: Mamata ...
 First Post.com2 months ago The monsoon in a Bengali kitchen  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Mamata appeals for peace in Darjeeling  Prokerala2 months ago Bengal Congress chief blames Mamata for Darjeeling unrest  Prokerala2 months ago

Six policemen, 20 Gorkhaland activists injured in fresh violence

At least six policemen and 20 pro-Gorkhaland supporters were injured in fresh violence and arson in the northern West Bengal hills following a Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) organised Khukri Rally.The indefinite shutdown called by the GJM entered the 45th day ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago Gorkhaland unrest: Police vehicle, community hall torched  Prokerala1 month ago GJM rallies for internet restoration in Darjeeling  Prokerala1 month ago Gorkhaland unrest: Fresh violence in Darjeeling after activist dies in police firing  First Post.com1 month ago

Darjeeling planters seek financial support amid ongoing shutdown

Faced with an "unusual situation" arising out of the indefinite shutdown in the northern West Bengal hills, Darjeeling's tea planters have sought "financial support" from the central government, according to a representative body.All plucking and ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Darjeeling shutdown to continue, hill party leaders to sit on hunger strike  Prokerala1 month ago Unrest in West Bengal fuels human trafficking in Capital  DNA1 month ago GJM observes 'Black Sunday', Darjeeling braces for another shutdown  Prokerala2 months ago

Gorkhaland unrest: Centre aiding stir in Darjeeling Hills, not helping West Bengal govt, says state tourism minister

Alleging that the central government is influencing the Gorkhaland movement in the northern West Bengal hills, a state minister on Thursday said that the Centre is not providing necessary support to the state as per the federal structure. The post Gorkhaland ...
 First Post.com1 month ago Library, tourist lodge torched in Bengal hills, HC asks centre to rush more forces  Prokerala1 month ago Centre aiding stir in hills, not helping Bengal government: Minister  Prokerala1 month ago Gorkhaland movement: Gorkha intellectuals return state awards  Prokerala1 month ago

Violence singes Darjeeling: Accused of hooliganism in Bengal, Mamata now blames GJM supporters

Violence singed the northern West Bengal hills of Darjeeling as angry Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporters went on rampage torching a railway station, a police outpost as also vehicles after a police raid on party chief Bimal Gurung's house in Darjeeling ...
 First Post.com2 months ago Security force officer injured in Darjeeling clash  Prokerala2 months ago GJM activists turn violent after police raid on party chief's house  Prokerala2 months ago Deep-rooted conspiracy behind Darjeeling violence: Mamata  Prokerala2 months ago

Darjeeling remains tense, GJM supporters set ablaze govt buildings, health centres; Army deployed at multiple locations

The northern West Bengal hills remained tense on Friday as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporters indulged in widespread arson to protest a police raid on party chief Bimal Gurung's house that was carried a day before.
 Zee News2 months ago Darjeeling tense after arson attacks by GJM protesters  Prokerala2 months ago

Two killed in landslides, five north Bengal districts affected by flood

Two persons were killed in landslides triggered by heavy rain in northern West Bengal, officials said on Saturday.In two separate incidents in Darjeeling district, houses collapsed in the landslides crushing two people to death on Saturday."Norbu Tamang and ...
 Prokerala6 days ago Two killed in landslides in Bengal  Prokerala6 days ago

Bengal tea gardens shut on Day 2 of strike, production hit

Tea production in northern West Bengal, home to the world famous Darjeeling tea, was badly hit on Tuesday as most of the tea gardens remained shut on the second day of the strike called by trade unions.A joint forum of 24 trade unions of the tea industry in ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Darjeeling strike on Jayshree Tea minimal  Prokerala2 weeks ago
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