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Mamata Banerjee to hold 'fruitful' all-party meet on Gorkhaland crisis in Darjeeling today
India

Mamata Banerjee to hold 'fruitful' all-party meet on Gorkhaland crisis in Darjeeling today

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reached north Bengal on Monday where she is scheduled to hold an all-party meeting on 21 November to discuss the situation in Darjeeling hills

Delhi police busts human trafficking racket, rescues two NCR women in Siliguri
India

Delhi police busts human trafficking racket, rescues two NCR women in Siliguri

Delhi police bust human trafficking racket, rescues two NCR women in Siliguri

Dilip Ghosh says former TMC leader Mukul Roy's presence could benefit BJP
India

Dilip Ghosh says former TMC leader Mukul Roy's presence could benefit BJP

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh said former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy was an enterprising leader and his presence could benefit his party.

Darjeeling toy train service resumes after losing Rs 2.5 crore in Gorkhaland agitation
India

Darjeeling toy train service resumes after losing Rs 2.5 crore in Gorkhaland agitation

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) or Toy Train has resumed services on an experimental basis on a 35-km track between Siliguri and Sukna, an official said on Sunday.

Beijing will continue to build road in Doka La despite India's 'eccentric' reaction, says Chinese daily
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Beijing will continue to build road in Doka La despite India's 'eccentric' reaction, says Chinese daily

China will continue to build the road in Doka La and India's strong reaction to the "logical" construction is "eccentric", a Chinese daily said on Monday.

Gorkhaland agitation: Rallies, counter rallies rock Darjeeling hills as CID brings three arrested GJM leaders to Kolkata
India

Gorkhaland agitation: Rallies, counter rallies rock Darjeeling hills as CID brings three arrested GJM leaders to Kolkata

Rallies supporting and opposing the indefinite shutdown rocked Darjeeling hills on Saturday while the CID brought three arrested GJM leaders from Haryana to Kolkata

Darjeeling unrest: GJM will formulate alternative strategies for Gorkhaland demand, says Binay Tamang
India

Darjeeling unrest: GJM will formulate alternative strategies for Gorkhaland demand, says Binay Tamang

Ousted Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) leader Binay Tamang on Thursday asserted that the fight for Gorkhaland state would continue but appealed for withdrawal.

Darjeeling unrest: All-party meet today as strike enters 90th day, TMC hopes crisis will end soon
India

Darjeeling unrest: All-party meet today as strike enters 90th day, TMC hopes crisis will end soon

All eyes are set on the all-party meeting convened by the West Bengal government in Siliguri on Tuesday to discuss the crisis in Darjeeling.

Doka La standoff: India's 'ridiculous' logic will undermine international norms, says Chinese foreign ministry
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Doka La standoff: India's 'ridiculous' logic will undermine international norms, says Chinese foreign ministry

China on Tuesday said there will be "utter chaos" if its troops entered India on the pretext that Indian border infrastructure posed a threat to Beijing.

Chittagong-Tripura pipeline to meet LPG needs in North East may become reality soon: Dharmendra Pradhan
India

Chittagong-Tripura pipeline to meet LPG needs in North East may become reality soon: Dharmendra Pradhan

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has taken up with Bangladesh for laying a pipeline for carrying natural gas from Chittagong to Tripura to meet the crisis of cooking gas (LPG) in the north-eastern region

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

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

Gorkhaland demand: Protesters, police clash in Darjeeling as strike enters 45th day
India

Gorkhaland demand: Protesters, police clash in Darjeeling as strike enters 45th day

Violence erupted in Darjeeling as pro-Gorkhaland supporters clashed with police near Sukna while their indefinite strike entered the 45th day

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

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 unrest: GJM pushes for Gorkhaland issue to be discussed in Parliament; strike enters 35th day
India

Darjeeling unrest: GJM pushes for Gorkhaland issue to be discussed in Parliament; strike enters 35th day

The GMCC said the indefinite shutdown in the north Bengal hills will continue and urged national alliance partners to raise the Gorkhaland issue in Parliament

Darjeeling, Siliguri to soon get Post Office Passport Seva Kendra
India

Darjeeling, Siliguri to soon get Post Office Passport Seva Kendra

Akbar said getting a passport was now a right and no longer a dream for every citizen, especially the poor.

Gorkhaland protests: Will deploy four more CRPF companies to Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Centre tells SC
India

Gorkhaland protests: Will deploy four more CRPF companies to Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Centre tells SC

The Centre told Supreme Court that they are deploying four additional companies of CRPF to maintain law and order in Darjeeling and Kalimpong, which have been hit by the agitation for separate Gorkhaland

Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal tourism minister Gautam Deb slams GJM for resorting to vandalism
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Darjeeling unrest: West Bengal tourism minister Gautam Deb slams GJM for resorting to vandalism

West Bengal tourism minister Gautam Deb on Thursday alleged that Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) activists hurled stones at him when he had gone to Panighata to attend a programme, a charge denied by the GJM.

Sikkim border row: Bhutan treads cautiously amid India-China faceoff, fears it might become a 'punching bag'
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Sikkim border row: Bhutan treads cautiously amid India-China faceoff, fears it might become a 'punching bag'

India and China have been engaged in a standoff in the Sikkim region however, Bhutan has chosen to remain silent.

Rallies and protest marches in Darjeeling continue as bandh enters 26th day
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Rallies and protest marches in Darjeeling continue as bandh enters 26th day

In Darjeeling, people took part in the funeral procession of two persons, who the pro-Gorkhaland protesters claimed had died in the Saturday's police firing.

Rajnath Singh assures security for Sikkim's lifeline NH10 to reduce attacks on West Bengal vehicles
India

Rajnath Singh assures security for Sikkim's lifeline NH10 to reduce attacks on West Bengal vehicles

Rajnath Singh assured the Sikkim government that the Centre will ensure the security of national highway 10