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West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.22

Gurung’s party ups ante for Gorkhaland

“Also, unlike other regional parties that have kept their political activities limited to hills so far, the Morcha chief seems to seek support in all areas where Gorkhas live,” said an obs...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.22

Bengal: All eyes on GTA polls

All eyes are on the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) elections, which are scheduled to be held on Sunday after a decade, amid a sea of change in the dynamics of hill politics in the last fe...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.22

HC hears GNLF plea to stay GTA poll result

Calcutta High Court on Tuesday heard a petition filed by the Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) to stay the publication of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) election results and reserve...
By Tapas Ghosh, Vivek Chhetri in Calcutta/Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.22

Ghisingh kicks off anti-GTA campaign

For the first time, litchis from Malda, otherwise known as the Bengal’s mango hub, will be exported abroad, to London and Bahrain. “Some fruit exporters have contacted us and have express...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.22

Hills react to CM’s statehood remark

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s assertion on Tuesday that she was ready to give blood but not let Bengal divide has elicited varied responses from hill leaders in Gorkhaland Territorial Adminis...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.22

Hill leader quits BJP, jumps into poll fray

The BJP’s district general secretary resigned from the party and filed his nomination as an Independent for the Gorkhland Territorial Administration (GTA) elections to be held on June 26. Anand...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 26.05.22

Gurung starts ‘indefinite’ fast

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha president Bimal Gurung started an “indefinite hunger strike” in front of the party’s office at Singamari in Darjeeling from Wednesday, seeking the po...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 19.05.22

GNLF mulls plea to stay GTA polls

The Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) is preparing the groundwork to file a stay petition before Calcutta High Court to stall the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) polls likely to be h...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

Gurung's no to GTA polls

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha’s Bimal Gurung seems to have shot himself in the foot by declaring that his party would not contest the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) polls without arriving ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 13.03.22

BJP MP from Ladakh bats for GTA

BJP MP from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal has batted for the proper functioning of development councils such as the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration and cited the success of Ladakh’s counc...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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