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Nov 11, 2017
Gorkhaland agitation: Association of Gorkhas calls for national-level movement to achieve separate stateAssociation of Gorkhas on said a national-level movement needed to be organised to achieve the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland
Aug 15, 2017
Independence Day 2017: GJM will never compromise on Gorkhaland demand, says Bimal GurungWith the indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling hills entering its 62nd day, GJM chief Bimal Gurung vowed that he will "never compromise" with the demand for Gorkhaland
Jul 25, 2017
Gorkhaland agitation: Centre says it has 'no plans' of constituting committee to gauge statehood demandsThere was no proposal to constitute a committee to look into statehood demands of the Gorkhas and others agitating in parts of northern West Bengal, the Centre said in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday
Jun 27, 2017
Darjeeling unrest intensifies: GJM burns copies of GTA, youth leaders threaten fasts-unto-deathProtesters wearing traditional Gorkha attire crisscrossed the streets of Darjeeling raising pro-Gorkha slogans.
Jun 26, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: At Jantar Mantar, activists vow to fight Mamata Banerjee until their demand for Gorkhaland is metHundreds of Gorkha activists chanting 'Jai Gorkha' and 'Mamata Banerjee murdabad' gathered at the Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Sunday in solidarity with their people in Darjeeling.
Jun 23, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: GJM chief Bimal Gurung threatens to intensify protests, demands CBI inquiryThe GJM adopted a confrontationist stand on Friday with its chief Bimal Gurung threatening to intensify the stir and demanding a CBI inquiry.
Jun 18, 2017
Darjeeling braces for another shutdown after Saturday's bloody protests; GJM to conduct rallyThe GJM has claimed that two of their supporters were shot dead by police in Singmari but the police rejected the allegations
Aug 31, 2016
Gorkha community files petition against Flipkart's 'racist' adE-commerce website Flipkart’s latest advertisement featuring children as Gorkhas has drawn criticism from the Gorkha community, who calls it “simply racist”.
Jun 12, 2016
Gorkhas demand reservation under OBC categoryThe delegation complained that in many states Gorkhas are sometimes seen as foreigners or illegal settlers or non-locals.
Mar 19, 2016
Courageous and kind: Prince Harry praises Gorkhas on maiden visit to NepalPrince Harry said Gorkhas are "Nepal's most famous ambassadors... admired for their fearsome bravery and courage but also for their humility and kindness."