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Mamata Banerjee visits Darjeeling after seven-month gap, says peace prevailing in Hills now
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Mamata Banerjee visits Darjeeling after seven-month gap, says peace prevailing in Hills now

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee visited the Darjeeling hills on Tuesday after a gap of seven months and assured the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) of all cooperation for the welfare of the people.

Gorkhaland agitation: Bimal Gurung loyalist Bibat Subba arrested in Kalimpong for arson, cases of rioting
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Gorkhaland agitation: Bimal Gurung loyalist Bibat Subba arrested in Kalimpong for arson, cases of rioting

A loyalist of GJM chief Bimal Gurung has been arrested in Kalimpong district of northern Bengal hills

Gorkhaland protests: Centre's decision to pull troops from Darjeeling was a betrayal of people of Bengal, it must make amends
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Gorkhaland protests: Centre's decision to pull troops from Darjeeling was a betrayal of people of Bengal, it must make amends

The recent months have seen strong civic unrest, which have often turned violent. This caused the death of several Gorkhaland agitators, both unarmed and armed. Concomitantly, attacks have been carried out on Government of West Bengal offices, police stations and installations as well as the office of the Trinamool Congress.

Gorkhaland agitation: Calcutta High Court stays Centre's decision to pull out troops from Darjeeling
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Gorkhaland agitation: Calcutta High Court stays Centre's decision to pull out troops from Darjeeling

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday stayed the Centre's decision to pull out CRPF troops from Darjeeling until 27 October, the date of the next hearing.

Last rites of West Bengal cop killed in Darjeeling by suspected GJM supporters performed with full state honours
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Last rites of West Bengal cop killed in Darjeeling by suspected GJM supporters performed with full state honours

The last rites of sub-inspector Amitabha Malik, who was killed when alleged supporters of GJM chief Bimal Gurung fired at a police team on Friday, was performed on Saturday.

Darjeeling unrest: Mamata Banerjee holds Centre responsible for Gorkhaland agitation
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Darjeeling unrest: Mamata Banerjee holds Centre responsible for Gorkhaland agitation

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday held the Centre responsible for the Darjeeling unrest and said the state government would not tolerate any rumour-mongering that might endanger peace.

Gorkhaland agitation: West Bengal CID in search of Bimal Gurung raids Sikkim resort
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Gorkhaland agitation: West Bengal CID in search of Bimal Gurung raids Sikkim resort

A special team of the West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department (CID) raided a resort in Sikkim's Namchi area following information about the presence of absconding GJM chief Bimal Gurung there but he managed to escape, a senior official said on Sunday.

Gorkhaland agitation: Police arrest two for heckling West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh
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Gorkhaland agitation: Police arrest two for heckling West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh

Two persons were arrested on Friday for their alleged involvement in the heckling of West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh

Gorkhaland agitation: Bengal's BJP chief Dilip Ghosh heckled in Darjeeling, cancels meeting with party workers
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Gorkhaland agitation: Bengal's BJP chief Dilip Ghosh heckled in Darjeeling, cancels meeting with party workers

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh was heckled on Thursday by a group of people which asked saffron leaders visiting Darjeeling

Gorkhaland agitation: GNLF protesters shows black flags to state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, ask him to leave Darjeeling
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Gorkhaland agitation: GNLF protesters shows black flags to state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, ask him to leave Darjeeling

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Thursday faced protests by Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) supporters

Darjeeling unrest: GJM activists set vehicle ablaze as indefinite shutdown enters 102nd day
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Darjeeling unrest: GJM activists set vehicle ablaze as indefinite shutdown enters 102nd day

fresh incidents of violence on Sunday rocked Darjeeling hills, where the ongoing shutdown by the GJM for a separate state of Gorkhaland

Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal CID nabs three wanted GJM leaders in Gurugram
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Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal CID nabs three wanted GJM leaders in Gurugram

Three GJM leaders from Gurugram near the national capital for their alleged involvement in violence and arson in the Darjeeling hills

Darjeeling unrest: GJM rejects administrative panel after Mamata appoints rebel leader Binay Tamang as its head
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Darjeeling unrest: GJM rejects administrative panel after Mamata appoints rebel leader Binay Tamang as its head

West Bengal government announced constitution of panel headed by a rebel GJM leader to oversee the administration of Darjeeling hills, in ferment over the demand for Gorkhaland

Darjeeling unrest: Fresh clashes in Kalimpong after Bimal Gurung's call to intensify pro-Gorkhaland agitation
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Darjeeling unrest: Fresh clashes in Kalimpong after Bimal Gurung's call to intensify pro-Gorkhaland agitation

Pro-shutdown GJM cadres attacked police at Kalimpong motor stand with bricks prompting police to baton charge and lob tear gas shells to control the situation.

Gorkhaland agitation: GJM chief Bimal Gurung withdraws Mamata Banerjee's appeal to withdraw shutdown
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Gorkhaland agitation: GJM chief Bimal Gurung withdraws Mamata Banerjee's appeal to withdraw shutdown

Bimal Gurung was on Tuesday rejected West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's appeal to withdraw the indefinite shutdown

Darjeeling unrest: Gorkhaland Liberation Army claims responsibility for IED explosion in Mirik
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Darjeeling unrest: Gorkhaland Liberation Army claims responsibility for IED explosion in Mirik

Gorkhaland Liberation Army claimed responsibility for the IED explosion which occurred near the gate of the PWD bungalow in Darjeeling's Mirik sub-division. GLA posters too surfaced for the first time in the hills since the indefinite shutdown was announced by GJM

Darjeeling unrest: SS Ahluwalia pitches for negotiated settlement on Gorkhaland impasse
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Darjeeling unrest: SS Ahluwalia pitches for negotiated settlement on Gorkhaland impasse

Union Minister SS Ahluwalia pitched for a negotiated settlement involving bi-partite or tri-partite talks to resolve the impasse in Darjeeling

Gorkhaland agitation: After 29 August meet with West Bengal govt, GJM committee discuss outcome
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Gorkhaland agitation: After 29 August meet with West Bengal govt, GJM committee discuss outcome

GJM central committee will be meeting here on Thursday to discuss the outcome of the 29 August talks with the West Bengal government

Gorkhaland agitation: Police arrest 3 GJM supporters for involvement in arson, violence
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Gorkhaland agitation: Police arrest 3 GJM supporters for involvement in arson, violence

The three persons, who are active supporters of Gorkhaland movement, were arrested on Saturday night.