The Telegraph
Saturday , June 16 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
North Bengal & Sikkim

Morcha sends Soren signal to tribals

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leaders today met Shibu Soren, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha chief and well-known tribal leader, to boost the hill party’s appeal to those adivasis in the Dooars and Terai who are averse to the demand for statehood....   | Read..

Farmers burn own paddy after low yield

Around 25 farmers burnt their own crop of paddy in a village in Hili yesterday, angry that a new cultivation technique s...   | Read..

10 held for bid to abduct girl

Ten youths were arrested from a village near here last night for allegedly trying to abduct a 17-year-old girl and beati...   | Read..

Plains seek govt word on GTA report

A forum formed to protest the inclusion of plains mouzas in the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration has warned that it...   | Read..

Landslide halt to Nathu-la permits

Sikkim police have stopped issuing permits to tourists driving up to Chhangu Lake, Baba Mandir and Nathu-la after lands...   | Read..

College stops form sale after ruckus

Raiganj College, which halted undergraduate admissions after a ruckus on the campus yesterday, will issue forms from tom...   | Read..
The leopard that had mauled eight workers of Phaskhawa and Chuniajhora tea estate on Wednesday was tranquillised and kept in a rescue centre near Jald ...  | Read