Gorkhaland Protests

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GJM MLAs not to attend Monsoon Session of West Bengal Assembly
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GJM MLAs not to attend Monsoon Session of West Bengal Assembly

All the three GJM MLAs have decided not to attend the monsoon session of the state Assembly which began today, due to the indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling hills.

Gorkhaland unrest: After internet shutdown, electronic media directed to stop airing Darjeeling protests
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Gorkhaland unrest: After internet shutdown, electronic media directed to stop airing Darjeeling protests

The embargo has discouraged some journalists so much that they have left Darjeeling for other assignments.

Darjeeling unrest: Calcutta HC directs Centre to send four CRPF companies within 48 hours
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Darjeeling unrest: Calcutta HC directs Centre to send four CRPF companies within 48 hours

The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed the Centre to provide four additional companies of CRPF within 48 hours in Darjeeling to quell violence in the hills.

Amartya Sen: Difficult to wipe out separatist violence but need like-minded people to come together
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Amartya Sen: Difficult to wipe out separatist violence but need like-minded people to come together

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen today said that while it was difficult to eliminate separatist forces, all right thinking people should use their might to wipe them out.

Gorkhaland unrest: Fresh violence in Darjeeling after activist dies in police firing
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Gorkhaland unrest: Fresh violence in Darjeeling after activist dies in police firing

Sporadic incidents of violence and arson rocked the northern West Bengal hills of Darjeeling on Sunday after a fresh flare-up in the region following a pro-Gorkhaland activist's death allegedly in police firing.

Day 21 of Gorkhaland agitation: Shutdown continues as GJM supporters clash with police in Kalimpong
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Day 21 of Gorkhaland agitation: Shutdown continues as GJM supporters clash with police in Kalimpong

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activists clashed with police in Kalimpong district as the indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling hills entered the 21st day.

Darjeeling unrest: Children face the heat due to indefinite shutdown in the hills
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Darjeeling unrest: Children face the heat due to indefinite shutdown in the hills

Children of Darjeeling hills are facing the heat due to the indefinite shutdown in the hills since 15 June.

Mamata's crackdown on Gorkha protest won't dampen aspirations: GJM
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Mamata's crackdown on Gorkha protest won't dampen aspirations: GJM

"The demand for Gorkhaland is an aspiration of Gorkhas and other hill communities. Instead of respecting this sentiment, the chief minister has gone on a rampant arrest spree," GJM supremo Bimal Gurung said.