Delhi Hill meeting invite causes a stir; BJP in a spot

While a letter the Union Home Ministry earlier issued for the talks to be held tomorrow said discussions would be held on "issues related to gorkhaland," the ministry issued a "corrigendum" yesterday that said that the talks would be held on "issues related to Gorkhaland Tereritorial Administration" (GTA).

No parting with land for Gorkhaland: Deb

Addressing the press in his office here, he said that the decision of the central government to call a tripartite meeting and issue letters to officials directly without informing the state government is totally against the system of parliamentary democracy, the country's federal structure and as such, objectionable.

Consumers in Siliguri lament ‘very high’ electricity bills

As people across the town and its outskirts, especially many in the Matigara block, are getting astronomical electricity bills, Ajoy Sarkar, divisional manager, Siliguri division, who admitted the anomalies in the bills of June, said that it had happened because they have been trying to clear the backlog from the previous months