The Calcutta High Court has stayed the withdrawal of Central Armed Paramilitary Forces from Darjeeling hills, the scene of unrest over the
Darjeeling reopened on Wednesday after a three and a half month shutdown. The indefinite bandh to demand a separate state of Gorkhaland was
The court also directed the state government to provide additional forces from its own resources.
Amid the ongoing stir in the Darjeeling hills for carving out a separate ‘Gorkhaland’ out of West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata
Rajnath Singh today appealed to protesters not to resort to violence and, instead, hold dialogue to resolve any issue.
The protesters, also carrying black flags and the Tricolour, assembled at the Chowkbazar.
On the boil for the past 10 days over a separate state demand, Darjeeling today witnessed widespread clashes between GJM activists and the police
Darjeeling witnessed fresh clashes as Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) protesters pelted stones and threw bottles at security personnel. The police
The army was deployed in Darjeeling on Thursday night after Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporters clashed with the police, protesting against
A new district of Kalimpong has been carved out of Darjeeling, to become West Bengal’s 21st district. The announcement was made by chief
Over 38 people have died in Darjeeling in West Bengal where multiple landslides occurred in three subdivisions. Rescue operations were underway