West Bengal  /  Published 27.01.21

Madan statue at murder spot

Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) leader Madan Tamang had left his home Rhododendron Dell in the early morning of May 21, 2010, to address a public meeting, which many said would reveal some explos...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.21

‘Servant politician’ theme for GNLF rally

The Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) has decided to hold a public meeting in Darjeeling after a gap of three years with the promise to make it a “rally with a difference”. Ajoy Edw...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.21

News portal lobs ‘Nepal citizen’ charge at Thapa

A Kathmandu-based web portal has created a furore in Darjeeling by reporting that Morcha leader Anit Thapa, the chairman of the board of administrators of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.21

Mom and three girls bend it like Beckham

If football runs in a family, it is in the Sharma family from Karmatar village, some 40km from Darjeeling. Chandrakala Sharma, 38, defends the village women’s team that also has her three daugh...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.21

Thapa seeks teacher recruit body for hills

GTA head Anit Thapa has batted for the establishment of a School Service Commission (SSC) exclusively for the Darjeeling hills. “Most systems have collapsed in the hills. We must have a system ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


Food  /  Published 10.01.21

Drinka Cuppa

By Moumita Chaudhuri in

West Bengal  /  Published 08.01.21

I will never support BJP: Gurung

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader Bimal Gurung on Thursday said the BJP had betrayed hill people and he would never accept that party again even if he had to sacrifice his life. The assertion is a change...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Calcutta  /  Published 07.01.21

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute aims for record in yoga

The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) is looking at creating a world record by organising a 75-hour relay yoga event involving more than 200 participants to commemorate 75 years of India’...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.21

Fabulous views back as ropeway resumes operations

The services of the Darjeeling Rangeet Valley (DRV) Ropeway resumed in Darjeeling on Thursday after almost 10 months. The ropeway — a major tourist attraction of the queen of the hills — ...
By Our Siliguri Correspondent in

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.20

Darjeeling football tourney with 221 participating teams

The Darjeeling police football tournament under its brand Khel Utsav has attracted a staggering 221 teams from 11 police stations this time.  These many teams participating in a single tournamen...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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