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Gorkhaland
West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.22

GTA teacher recruit row escalates

Saffron party's Kurseong MLA BP Bajgain had recently alleged anomalies in the recruitment process...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 18.06.22

Truant hill parties hold key in polls

A senior politician in the hills has said absence of the Nota option could make the supporters of those parties which are against the GTA elections key factors in many constituencies...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.22

Ajoy cries cash-clout nexus

The party, which won the Darjeeling civic elections, is going hammer and tongs after the alleged politician-contractor nexus and has vowed to uproot it from the hills...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.22

Hill MLA bats for bifurcation

The Gorkha legislator from Darjeeling had last year demanded the separation of the hilly region from the state...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.06.22

Bread: Taunt & symbol of party

Ajoy Edwards, who runs one of the finest bakeries in town, Glenary’s, has had to live with one constant taunt from his political rivals...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

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West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.22

Anit Thapa rakes up Gorkhaland issue

Political observers in the hills not surprised by his comment on statehood demand, see it as an attempt to exploit sentiments ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 27.05.22

Ropeway in limbo for want of cash

The project, funded by the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), started in August 2014 with an 18-month deadline...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 25.05.22

Gurung begins strike

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supremo had last week urged Mamata Banerjee to defer the polls until the the Memorandum of Proposal submitted by the party was implemented...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.22

Alumnus with Mount Hermon flag on Mount Everest

Shrestha, who belonged to the ‘89 batch of Class X at the school in Darjeeling, reached the highest peak, around 5am on May 15...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 21.05.22

Bengal govt appoints GTA poll officials

The appointments show that state government plans to go ahead with the polls, which have been due since 2017...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


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