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May 17, 2017
West Bengal civic poll results: TMC's win establishes how non-Hindi speaking states remain challenge for BJPThe results of West Bengal municipal elections highlight continued weak performance of BJP in non-Hindi speaking states, and that it needs to push local leaders to counter TMC's Maa Maati Maanush formula
May 17, 2017
Bengal municipal elections: Counting for seven civic bodies to take place after violence-hit pollsSeven municipal corporations in West Bengal — Darjeeling, Kurseong, Kalimpong, and Mirik in the hills of north Bengal, and Domkal, Pujali and Raiganj in the plains. witnessed polling this week, and all votes will be counted on Wednesday
Feb 14, 2017
Mamata Banerjee declares Kalimpong as separate district of West BengalA new district of Kalimpong was on Tuesday carved out of Darjeeling, which has seen separate statehood demands since 1980s, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee making the formal announcement here.
Jun 14, 2016
Three new districts in West Bengal soon: CM Mamata BanerjeeWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said Jhargram, Kalimpong and Asansol would be soon declared new districts.
Mar 28, 2016
Vidya Balan shoots for sequel to Kahaani in Kalimpong; tweets from locationActress Vidya Balan has started shooting for the upcoming second installment of the Hindi mystery thriller film Kahaani in the hill station of Kalimpong
Jul 01, 2015
At least 22 people killed in landslides in Darjeeling due to heavy rainAt least 22 people were killed and many others were missing in landslides triggered by heavy rains in three sub-divisions of Darjeeling district since last night.
Sep 03, 2014
Mamata wants to develop new tourist spots around DarjeelingEmphasising on exploiting the unexplored areas in Kalimpong for increasing tourism in the district, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that thrust would be given on developing new tourist spots in the region for boosting the local economy.
Nov 16, 2013
Darjeeling: 13 traders arrested for selling salt at exorbitant pricesEleven traders have been detained in Darjeeling town and two in Kalimpong, the sources said.
Aug 13, 2013
GJM public 'curfew cripples' life in Darjeeling hillsThe West Bengal government, which has started distributing ration in the northern hills, said a "shutdown-like situation" prevailed in the hills on day one of the two-day "public curfew", during which the GJM has asked people to remain indoors.
Jul 31, 2013
Darjeeling: Normal life disrupted on third day of bandhLife in Darjeeling Hills, where the demand for a separate Gorkhaland has been revived post the Congress endorsing creation of Telangana, remained affected on the third and last day of GJM bandh on Wednesday.