The Telegraph
Friday , August 3 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
North Bengal & Sikkim

All in bag but plains thorn pricks

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today won all 45 seats in the GTA but Bimal Gurung made it clear he was still eyeing the Dooars and Terai and would explore possibilities to give representation to the region in the GTA Sabha. ...   | Read..

Trinamul trio cross 1000 votes

The Trinamul Congress today expressed satisfaction with the GTA poll results as three of its candidates had got over 1,0...   | Read..

Late arrival: rural office gate locked

The main gate of the Dipkhanda gram panchayat office was today locked by local people when the staff allegedly failed to...   | Read..

Women fast

Thirteen women, all former residents of state-run homes, have started an indefinite hunger-strike demanding jobs as anga...   | Read..

DA & bonus before Pujas

Mamata Banerjee today announced that the state government would pay the remaining 50 per cent of the arrears of the fift...   | Read..

Cleanliness drive for streams

The Gangtok Municipal Corporation has launched a cleanliness drive for 50-odd jhoras, or streams, in its 15 wards...   | Read..

Classroom without roof for 3 months

The students of Madarihat Girls’ High School have been studying in cramped classrooms for three months as the roofs of three...   | Read..

Lone rebel Subba loses

Sanchabir Subba, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha rebel candidate from Gitdabling-Nimbong, lost to the party’s official contes...   | Read..
Women constables of the BSF tie rakhis on the hands of Border Guards Bangladesh jawans near Hili in South Dinajpur on Thursday. Picture by Mit ...  | Read