West Bengal  /  Published 13.11.22

Enter hill town sans jams soon

The Darjeeling-Lebong-Teesta Bazar route will provide an option for travellers from Sikkim, Kalimpong and Siliguri to reach Darjeeling ...
By Binita Paul, Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling/Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.22

Ghoom festival back on tracks

Authorities of the Northeast Frontier Rail all set to showcase Darjeeling Himalayan Railways’ toy train service during the event...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

News  /  Published 11.05.22

Kareena arrives at Bagdogra for Kalimpong shoots of Sujoy Ghosh film

The adaptation of a novel by Keigo Higashino of Japan will mark the actor’s OTT debut...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 18.03.22

Ghoom summer festival lacks spark

A tourist who took a ride on Thursday said that he did not even notice that a 'festival' was on...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.22

Hills receive snowfall again

A number of locations in the adjoining foothills also experienced a sudden bout of rainfall, which increased the chill feel across the region...
By Vivek Chhetri, Avijit Sinha in Siliguri, Darjeeling


West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.21

Darjeeling, Sikkim experience snowfall

Proximity to the twin tourist destinations meant more excitement not just for Kolkata tourists but locals alike...
By Vivek Chhetri and Rajeev Ravidas in Darjeeling/Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.21

Toy trains back on tracks after 3 months

Authorities of the NFR said that only joy ride services of the DHR has commenced from Monday...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.20

Toy trains from Christmas

The service came to a halt because of Covid-19...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.19

Cable cry in toy train death

The family also questioned the state of the infrastructure at the hill hospital where Saxena was first taken...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.02.19

Off track in hills for 13 hours

The team took 10 hours to be driven from Ghoom to Darjeeling, only 10km away, and could check into their hotel in the hill town only around 4am because of a snarl caused by the hailstorm...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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