Darjeeling Crisis

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Bimal Gurung welcomes SC order restraining police to take coercive action against GJM chief for 15 days
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Bimal Gurung welcomes SC order restraining police to take coercive action against GJM chief for 15 days

Suspended GJM chief Bimal Gurung on Tuesday thanked the Supreme Court for restraining West Bengal Police from taking any "coercive action" against him for the next 15 days

Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee hits out at Centre over troop withdrawal from Darjeeling hills
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Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee hits out at Centre over troop withdrawal from Darjeeling hills

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Rajnath Singh not to pull security forces out of the Darjeeling hills and accused the Centre of "conspiring to destabilise" the state

Darjeeling crisis: Binay Tamang says Gorkhaland movement should be launched in 'democratic manner'
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Darjeeling crisis: Binay Tamang says Gorkhaland movement should be launched in 'democratic manner'

Deploring violence in the agitation for a separate state in the Darjeeling hills, Gorkha leader Binay Tamang on Monday said the people would launch a movement for Gorkhaland in a "democratic manner"

Gorkhaland unrest: Home ministry orders withdrawal of 1,000 paramilitary personnel from Darjeeling
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Gorkhaland unrest: Home ministry orders withdrawal of 1,000 paramilitary personnel from Darjeeling

The home ministry has ordered withdrawal of as many as 1,000 paramilitary personnel, including 300 women, deployed in Darjeeling to maintain law and order during the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland state

GJM chief Bimal Gurung summoned by West Bengal body for 'repeated gross violation of child rights'
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GJM chief Bimal Gurung summoned by West Bengal body for 'repeated gross violation of child rights'

West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights (WBCPCR) has summoned GJM chief Bimal Gurung for "repeated gross violation of child rights"

Gorkhaland agitation: Normalcy returns in Darjeeling as indefinite shutdown ends after 104 days
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Gorkhaland agitation: Normalcy returns in Darjeeling as indefinite shutdown ends after 104 days

The picturesque hill station of Darjeeling on Wednesday bounced back to life following the withdrawal of the over three-month-long shutdown by the GJM.

Darjeeling crisis comes to an end: After 104 days, GJM's Bimal Gurung calls off stir following appeal by Rajnath Singh
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Darjeeling crisis comes to an end: After 104 days, GJM's Bimal Gurung calls off stir following appeal by Rajnath Singh

Hours after Rajnath Singh appealed GJM to withdraw ongoing strike in Darjeeling for a separate Gorkhaland state, party has called off the strike after 104 days of agitation.

Darjeeling unrest: GJM seeks Rajnath Singh's intervention to restore peace in hills
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Darjeeling unrest: GJM seeks Rajnath Singh's intervention to restore peace in hills

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha President Bimal Gurung on Thursday said he has sent a delegation to Delhi for a meeting with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the Darjeeling issue

Gorkhaland agitation: GJM chief Bimal Gurung alleges conspiracy by West Bengal govt to foil strike
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Gorkhaland agitation: GJM chief Bimal Gurung alleges conspiracy by West Bengal govt to foil strike

GJM chief Bimal Gurung has accused some of his party leaders of joining hands with the West Bengal government and conspiring to foil their agitation

Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee appeals for restoration of peace in Darjeeling hills
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Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee appeals for restoration of peace in Darjeeling hills

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said her government wanted restoration of peace in the strife-hit region from Darjeeling hills

Darjeeling unrest: Masked men set off IED blast at Kalimpong; police say no casualties reported
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Darjeeling unrest: Masked men set off IED blast at Kalimpong; police say no casualties reported

Masked men set off an improvised explosive device (IED) blast at Kalimpong early on Saturday destroying a truck carrying food materials, but no one was injured in the incident, police said.

Gorkhaland unrest: Darjeeling, Kurseong Schools to shift classes to Siliguri to clear syllabus backlog
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Gorkhaland unrest: Darjeeling, Kurseong Schools to shift classes to Siliguri to clear syllabus backlog

The GJM-led indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling has taken a toll on students, prompting a prominent boarding school to shift classes 10 and 12 to Siliguri

Darjeeling crisis: State authorities reject demands to restore internet; students unable to fill board exam forms
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Darjeeling crisis: State authorities reject demands to restore internet; students unable to fill board exam forms

With class nine students being unable to fill up their board examination forms without internet, the Darjeeling teachers' association Monday met the district magistrate and sought restoration of its service today, but in vain

Darjeeling crisis: Mamata Banerjee is open to discussing issue with Rajnath Singh
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Darjeeling crisis: Mamata Banerjee is open to discussing issue with Rajnath Singh

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday indicated she was open to holding discussions with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the Darjeeling situation

Darjeeling unrest: As clamour for separate Gorkhaland gains voice, women's group resort to Gandhigiri in the Hills
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Darjeeling unrest: As clamour for separate Gorkhaland gains voice, women's group resort to Gandhigiri in the Hills

In the violence-hit Darjeeling hills, a group of women chose to resort to Gandhigiri to carry forward the demand for a separate Gorkhaland.

Darjeeling unrest: Six suspected GJM supporters detained; stray incidents of violence reported
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Darjeeling unrest: Six suspected GJM supporters detained; stray incidents of violence reported

Stray incidents of violence were reported from Darjeeling and nearby areas and six suspected Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporters detained