April 17, 2021 7:23 am
What resonates, again and again, is the fear of another lockdown, and what it will do to an economy revolving around tourism.
April 14, 2021 3:49 pm
The three assembly seats in the picturesque hills -Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Kurseong is up for a four-cornered contest this time, with the BJP and the Congress-Left-ISF alliance in the fray along with the TMC's "two friends from the Hills" GJM factions led by Gurung and Tamang.
October 28, 2020 8:47 am
With Assembly elections in West Bengal due in eight months, Bimal Gurung's GJM severing ties with the BJP will lead to paradigm shift in state politics.
October 22, 2020 9:13 am
Bimal Gurung, who had been absconding since 2017 after he was charged under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, also pledged support to the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) for the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections.
October 08, 2020 1:13 am
The seven-member delegation was led by Lopsang Yolmo Lama, working president of the Gorkhaland Janmukti Morcha (GJM). The meeting was also attended by Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla and other MHA officials.
June 24, 2018 4:21 am
Speaking to The Sunday Express, GNLF spokesperson Neeraj Zimba said that the HADC, set up in 2017, had in effect become an obstacle to the group’s political objective — the implementation of the Sixth Schedule in the hill areas.
December 05, 2017 5:45 pm
Bimal Gurung's counsel claimed that the state was proceeding in a "biased manner" against GJM members and there was an environment of "constant fear" in Darjeeling due to this.
October 26, 2017 12:55 am
Gorkha Yuva Morcha calls for a day-long strike in Hills today
October 18, 2017 7:10 am
Traders’ goods go waste, salary accounts run dry, schools and colleges face uphill task completing course.
October 11, 2017 7:38 pm
In an apparent reference to the BJP, West Bengal Mamata Banerjee accused the saffron party of creating differences in the country.
June 22, 2020 6:59 pm