Gorkhaland

Gorkhaland Politics: GJM's Tamang faction refuses to share platform with Bimal Gurung in Darjeeling

Gorkhaland Politics: GJM's Tamang faction refuses to share platform with Bimal Gurung in Darjeeling

The Gurung faction is unhappy with the BJP’s unfulfilled promises of separate statehood demands.

'I will not give up till it happens...': Subramanian Swamy bats for Gorkhaland, meets Gorkha Janmukti Morcha members

'I will not give up till it happens...': Subramanian Swamy bats for Gorkhaland, meets Gorkha Janmukti Morcha members

Swamy has been a vocal advocate for the creation of a separate 'Union Territory of Gorkhaland'. On Monday he vowed that he would not give...Read More

Darjeeling: Heritage Toy train service to resume from October 25

Darjeeling: Heritage Toy train service to resume from October 25

Kolkata: Services of the heritage Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), popularly known as ‘toy train’, is all set to resume in the hills f...Read More

Darjeeling hills reopens after three-and-half months of shutdown

Darjeeling hills reopens after three-and-half months of shutdown

Darjeeling (WB): Normalcy returned to Darjeeling hills today after three-and-half months following the suspension of the indefinite shutd...Read More

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Gorkhaland agitators urged to end indefinite shutdown

Kolkata : West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee urged the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM), the principal political party in Darjeeling...Read More

Darjeeling unrest: GJM youth wing ends fast after talks with Rajnath Singh

Darjeeling unrest: GJM youth wing ends fast after talks with Rajnath Singh

Darjeeling: A day after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh appealed to Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) and other Hill-based parties to call o...Read More

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TMC MLA shouts at GJM MLAs, asks them to return to the hills

Three Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) MLAs – Saritha Rai, Rohit Sharma and Amar Singh Rai were at the assembly to cast their votes.

Sending 4 more CRPF cos to Darjeeling, Kalimpong: Centre to Supreme Court

Sending 4 more CRPF cos to Darjeeling, Kalimpong: Centre to Supreme Court

New Delhi: Four additional companies of CRPF are being sent to maintain law and order in Darjeeling and Kalimpong which have been hit by ...Read More

Darjeeling: GTA office, railway station set on fire

Darjeeling: GTA office, railway station set on fire

Darjeeling (WB): A GTA office was set on fire and several vehicles were damaged in Darjeeling today as the indefinite shutdown in the hil...Read More

West Bengal: Protest for separate Gorkhaland reaches Delhi

West Bengal: Protest for separate Gorkhaland reaches Delhi

New Delhi: With a 110-metre long national flag, Gorkhaland supporters on Sunday marched in the national Capital to reinforce their demand...Read More

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Rajnath Singh assures Sikkim CM of security on NH-10

New Delhi : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday spoke to Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling and assured him of all suppor...Read More

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Fresh violence, arson rock Darjeeling Hills

GJM spearheading the movement has called for an indefinite shutdown in the hills till the demand for Gorkhaland is fulfilled.

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Darjeeling tense, HC questions Centre on need to quell unrest

Darjeeling (WB) : GJM activists on Friday took out rallies here demanding withdrawal of security forces from the restive Darjeeling hills...Read More

Darjeeling: Gorkhas says they are not safe in West Bengal

Darjeeling: Gorkhas says they are not safe in West Bengal

Darjeeling: In the wake of indefinite protests being conducted by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) demanding a separate state Gorkhaland,...Read More

Darjeeling unrest: Internet restriction extended for eight more days

Darjeeling unrest: Internet restriction extended for eight more days

Darjeeling: The West Bengal District Administration on Monday extended the restriction imposed on internet services for another eight day...Read More

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Bengal govt tells HC it needs additional CAPF

The court also directed additional solicitor general, representing the Union Government, to tak instructions from the Centre on its posit...Read More

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Indefinite shutdown still on in Bengal Hills

Darjeeling : Declaring that the indefinite shutdown in north Bengal hills will continue, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Thursday ann...Read More

Darjeeling: GJM activists burn copies of GTA accord in hills

Darjeeling: GJM activists burn copies of GTA accord in hills

Darjeeling: Intensifying their agitation for Gorkhaland, Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activists today held demonstrations and burnt copies of t...Read More

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Darjeeling tense on Day 11, GJM says it will talk only on the issue of new state

Darjeeling : Darjeeling remained tense but incident-free on Day 11 of the indefinite shutdown, while, in a change of stand, agitation-spe...Read More

Protest marches in Darjeeling as shutdown enters 10th day

Protest marches in Darjeeling as shutdown enters 10th day

Darjeeling (WB): Protesters marched through the streets in several places today as the indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling hills entere...Read More

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