Sunday, Jan 29, 2023



Gorkhas as Agniveers: Politics threatens to hurt regional security

September 23, 2022 4:07 pm

Arun Sahni writes: Apprehension over the Agnipath scheme in Nepal is political, needs to be addressed by Indian government

Agnipath and Gorkha recruits: Kathmandu must rise above politics, think of its youth

August 28, 2022 1:56 pm

Any further prevarication on recruitment by Nepal will dent the legacy of the Gorkha connection with the Indian army, adversely impact the Nepal-India relationship

Nepal silent, Gorkha hiring in Indian Army uncertain

August 23, 2022 1:28 am

The process that was scheduled to begin from August 25 and conclude in a month’s time in five different centres may not start because of this.

India set for Agnipath, worry in Nepal over Gorkha recruits

August 26, 2022 3:24 pm

The first recruitments in Nepal under Agnipath scheme are scheduled to begin late August, and some websites are already showing dates for recruitment rallies.

Gurkha veterans fight a colonial-era legacy still shaping Nepal

March 22, 2022 12:47 pm

For many veterans, their struggle — in the form of protests, court cases and even hunger strikes outside 10 Downing Street in London — has dragged on longer than the duration of their active service.

Mob torches govt offices in Arunachal’s Vijaynagar over panchayat elections

December 12, 2020 4:52 am

According to officials, the Friday's violence stemmed from a persistent demand to prohibit participation of non-tribal and non-indigenous people in the panchayat and municipal elections.

Citizenship India’s issue: Nepal ‘reassured’ by Amit Shah's statements

January 26, 2020 8:35 pm

A top Nepalese government source said that Nepal is reassured by the statements of senior Indian ministers Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh that no Nepalese-origin people will face any problems.

Arms haul in Assam points to new Gorkha militant outfit

November 10, 2014 3:28 am

The two were allegedly carrying the consignment in a Tata Safari with West Bengal registration.

Tamang murder case: SC shifts trial to Kolkata

October 10, 2013 1:32 am

Tamang,who was president of the All India Gorkha League,was killed on May 21,2010,in Darjeeling.

Maoists fire near security camps in Dantewada

July 14, 2010 12:32 am

Maoists opened indiscriminate fire in the vicinity of camps of security personnel at six places in Dantewada district.