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darjeeling unrest

SC allows Centre to withdraw 700 paramilitary personnel from strife-torn Darjeeling

The Calcutta HC had stayed the withdrawal of CAPF till October 27 after the state government approached it against the Centre’s decision.

27 Oct 2017 8:29 PM

West Bengal Police ransacked my house: GJM Gen Secy Roshan Giri

The conflict between GJM leaders and West Bengal Police has culminated into violent clashes in the past.

19 Oct 2017 12:51 PM

14 GJM leaders arrest: Situation will be worse if govt keeps arresting, says BJP

A look-out notice was issued against GJM chief Bimal Gurung and general secretary Roshan Giri by the police.

03 Sep 2017 8:51 AM

Gorkha agitation continues; massive hunt on for GJM chief Bimal Gurung

The police had on Friday issued a lookout notice against the GJM chief for his alleged involvement in various cases, including a bomb blast.

02 Sep 2017 3:25 PM

Rajnath Singh invites GJM for talks over Darjeeling unrest today

This is the second time when Union Home Minister appealed for talks in the recent past.

13 Aug 2017 10:57 AM


GJM office torched, party claims no invitation for talks from WB govt

Petrol bombs were hurled at the GJM office in the early hours, the police said, adding that the entire office was gutted.

11 Aug 2017 10:12 AM

Darjeeling shutdown day 53: No violence reported, police to keep strict watch

The GJM also took out rallies demanding restoration of the Internet services, which have been banned in the hills since June 18.

07 Aug 2017 10:40 AM

Every district our asset, will never support division of WB, says Mamata

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is spearheading the shutdown in Darjeeling to press the demand for a separate Gorkhaland.

01 Aug 2017 8:42 PM

Darjeeling stir: GJM supporters clash with cops, demand Centre's intervention

GJM supporters earlier in the day took out rallies at Chowkbazar area of the hills carrying black flags in protest against police action.

30 Jul 2017 5:34 PM

WB: Pro-Gorkhaland supporters clash with cops; indefinite strike enters 45th day

The GJM leadership has claimed that the police have resorted to firing which was denied by the district administration.

29 Jul 2017 3:52 PM


GJM preparing for armed movement with Maoists help: WB police

The GJM leadership has, however, refuted as

23 Jul 2017 11:52 AM

Darjeeling unrest: Century-old community hall, TMC office burnt down in hills

The 100-year-old Raj Rajeswari Hall in the Kurseong sub-division was reduced to cinder when GJM activists set it afire late last night.

19 Jul 2017 8:45 PM

RPF office, police outpost, library set ablaze in Darjeeling

The RPF office in Kurseong and a police outpost in Sukhiapokhri were set afire in the early hours of the morning on Friday.

14 Jul 2017 6:26 PM

Sending 4 more CRPF cos to Darjeeling, Kalimpong: Govt to SC

The Calcutta HC had directed the Centre to provide 4 additional companies of CRPF within 48 hours in Darjeeling to quell violence.

14 Jul 2017 3:31 PM

Darjeeling unrest: Calcutta HC asks Centre to send 4 CRPF companies

The HC also directed the state government to provide additional forces from its own resources in order to bring back normalcy in the hills.

14 Jul 2017 2:12 PM


Darjeeling simmers again

Minister’s convoy attacked, railway station, govt offices set on fire.

14 Jul 2017 12:52 AM

Darjeeling stir: Army redeployed after police outpost set afire

GNLF spokesperson Neeraj Zimba claimed that the youth Tashi Bhutia was shot dead by the security forces on Friday night.

08 Jul 2017 5:31 PM

Darjeeling tea planters suffer Rs 260-cr loss on unrest

Besides revenue loss, delay in plucking due to Gorkha agitation has caused loss of entire July crop.

06 Jul 2017 4:40 PM

GJM supporters hurl petrol bombs at TMC party office in WB's Kalimpong

Though no one was injured, a shop on the ground floor was completely damaged, police said.

05 Jul 2017 4:19 PM

Darjeeling stir: GJM activists burn accord, say we want Gorkhaland

Some GJM activists demonstrated bare-chested and broke tube lights on their backs leading to injuries.

27 Jun 2017 1:40 PM