Gorkhas

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  • Quixotic Mr Gurung~I

    Quixotic Mr Gurung~I

    The winds of change are sweeping across the Darjeeling hills. History seems to have come full circle for Bimal Gurung who appears to be completely out of his depth with the ground realities and popular mood in his bailiwick. The......

    September 20, 2017
  • The festering demand

    The festering demand

    The seizure of arms and ammunition from the GJMM office, next to Bimal Gurung’s residence in Darjeeling, has exposed the morcha's violent agenda to buttress its demand for a state of Gorkhaland. The hills are in ferment on the eve......

    June 21, 2017
  • Demand for Gorkhaland, indefinite shutdown to continue in Bengal hills

    Demand for Gorkhaland, indefinite shutdown to continue in Bengal hills

    All the parties participating in the GJM-sponsored all party meeting in Darjeeling on Tuesday unanimously decided to continue the indefinite strike in the north West Bengal hills in demand of a separate Gorkhaland state and to protest the alleged police......

    June 20, 2017
  • 'Gorkhaland to be priority in all-party meeting'

    'Gorkhaland to be priority in all-party meeting'

    Terming as "priority" the demand for a separate Gorkhaland state, Jana Andolan Party chief and former Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) spokesperson Harka Bahadur Chhetri said his party would send a representative to Tuesday's all party meeting with "certain demands" amid......

    June 19, 2017
  • Darjeeling's sorrow an endless saga

    Darjeeling's sorrow an endless saga

    The Right to Cessation among the people of Darjeeling began to snowball after the formation of Sikkim as a separate state in 1975 at the behest of Indira Gandhi. The creation of Sikkim also led to a gradual deterioration of......

    June 15, 2017
  • Gorkhas demand indigenous status in Assam

    Gorkhas demand indigenous status in Assam

    The Gorkha Autonomous Council Demand Committee (GACDC) has demanded that Gorkhas be recognised as an indigenous community of Assam in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) updation process. GACDC chairman Gorkhafa Harka Bahadur Chetry speaking at 'Raithaney Gorkha Bhela' meeting......

    September 9, 2016
  • Aarushi murder case: HC grants 3 weeks' parole to Nupur Talwar

    Aarushi murder case: HC grants 3 weeks' parole to Nupur Talwar

    The Allahabad High Court on Monday granted three-week parole to Nupur Talwar, serving life sentence along with her husband Rajesh for the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj. A division bench comprising justices B K Narayana......

    August 29, 2016
  • UPSSSC 2016 Chakbandi Lekhpal results declared at www.upsssc.gov.in

    UPSSSC 2016 Chakbandi Lekhpal results declared at www.upsssc.gov.in

    UPSSSC Chakbandi Lekhpal Interview results 2016 have been released online on the official website http://upsssc.gov.in. Candidates trying to get their UPSSSC Chakbandi Lekhpal results 2016 have to visit the official website and follow the instructions to get their exam results.......

    August 17, 2016