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Morcha happy with panel go-slow on bill
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is jubilant that a parliamentary panel has appeared to have put the brakes on the Sixth Schedule bill that would have accorded special status to the Darjeeling hills instead of statehood. ...  | Read.. 
 
Rivals glad, but wary of ‘review’ clause
T.N. Ghisingh, the GNLF president of the Teesta Valley, today switched over to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha. ...  | Read.. 
 
Parked toy trains dampen UK tourists’ hill trip spirit
Bathing and feeding elephants, followed by a wobbly ride on jumbo back through the tropical rain forests of India, may b ...  | Read.. 
 
NGOs cry for govt role
Several NGOs here have sought the intervention of the central government and a human rights organisation to save the li ...  | Read.. 
 
Dooars draws up wish list
In the absence of the top brass, the Dooars leaders of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha have raised a number of demands ...  | Read.. 
 
Options open to end term: Asok
The Bengal government has the option to ask Subash Ghisingh to step down as caretaker administrator of the DGHC before his t ...  | Read.. 
 
Nathu-la alert
Nathu-la may be used as a conduit for illegal wildlife trade if preventive steps are not taken right away, senior forest off ...  | Read.. 
 
Farmers for fair storage deal
Potato farmers in South Dinajpur have demanded that the administration find ways to prevent middlemen from buying up spa ...  | Read.. 
 
SSB boss on recce
D.R. Doley Barman, the inspector-general (IG) of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)’s Patna frontier, visited Panitanki on th ...  | Read.. 
 
Excavation at Amrita stopped
The district administration today told a team of researchers from Visva-Bharati University to stop excavation at an arch ...  | Read.. 
 
A Morcha supporter in Kalimpong consoles the father of a protester who has been fasting for the past 11 days . Pictures by Chinlop Fudong Lepcha and Vivek Singh
Rivals glad, but wary of ‘review’ clause
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