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Darjeeling: Internet remains suspended, GJM takes out protest march

Security forces patrolled the streets in the hills and Internet services remained suspended for the second day on Monday as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters held protest march in Darjeeling......

Unrest in Darjeeling is a deep-rooted conspiracy: Mamata

The ongoing Gorkha Janmukti Morcha-led agitation in Darjeeling hills for a separate Gorkhaland is a ‘deep-rooted conspiracy’, supported by insurgent groups of the north east and some......

Hill parties, barring TMC, adopt resolution for separate Gorkhaland state

The crisis in the Darjeeling hills on Tuesday deepened after several parties, including the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha and Gorkha National Liberation Front, decided to push for a separate state and......

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha to resume agitation from Aug 19

With the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha having relaxed the indefinite bandh to demand Gorkhaland in the Darjeeling hills for four days from Independence day, its President Bimal Gurung said on Tuesday that......

Darjeeling: GJM not to use force to enforce indefinite bandh

In a climbdown, Gorkha Janamukti Morcha, spearheading an indefinite bandh in Darjeeling hills for the last 10 days to demand Gorkhaland state, on Mondy said it would not use force to enforce the......

They earn Rs 5.75 & the tea sells for Rs 25K

Tea grown on the steep slopes of Darjeeling hills, connoisseurs swear, is unlike anywhere else in the world. Epicures use a plethora of adjectives to describe the 'champagne of teas': brisk,......

Your favourite cup of tea could be in trouble!

The world-famous Darjeeling tea is losing its flavour even as it struggles with falling production, says Avishek Rakshit.  IMAGE: The key problem which plagues the Darjeeling gardens is the......

Mystery of the missing train

When trains and stations become desirable again, we might have a murder mystery with the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train as a setting, says Bibek Debroy. Image: The origin of railways in India is......

How realtors have profited from rising India, China

In the days of the Raj, the British and the maharajas used to retreat from the hot and humid capitals of Calcutta, Delhi, Bombay, Bangalore, and Madras and head for the hills. They created a......

30 STUNNING heritage trains of the world

A heritage railway tells a lot about a particular nation and its history. It adds to a country's glamour quotient and draws tourists from across the world. Such a rail is, at times, run by......

Revisiting Dev Anand-Asha Parekh's frothy romance, Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Dev Anand and Asha Parekh's Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai (1961). Speckled in song, dance and romance, Nasir Hussain's......

The BEST of my father, Satyajit Ray

On Satyajit Ray's 93rd birth anniversary, his son Sandip Ray discusses his favourite movies. “I don’t need any occasion to think of baba. His memories are my constant companion,”......
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GJM delegation hands over resignation from GTA to Governor

A three-member delegation of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) met Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi here on Monday to formally submit their... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a751837.html
'Doubt' over nationality upsets Gorkhas

An indefinite shutdown since June 15 has brought to a standstill daily life in the hill town ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/politics/darjeeling-unrest-doubt-over-nationality-upsets-gorkhas-117062600276_1.html
Low-key Eid celebrations in Darjeeling

The Darjeeling Hills today witnessed low-key Eid celebrations amidst the 12-hour window given to the Muslim community to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/low-key-eid-celebrations-in-darjeeling-117062600378_1.html
Gorkhas dejected over questions raised on them being Indians

As the indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling entered its 11th day on Monday, the Gorkhas expressed their dejection over doubts being raised about their... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/gorkhas-dejected-over-questions-raised-on-them-being-indians-67438.html
Making sense of Gorkhaland agitation, a storm brewing in Darjeeling hills

For the long-suffering Darjeeling hills, the turmoil may seem like a return to reality. Prem Poddar is professor in cultural encounters, at... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/mamata-banerjee-west-bengal-gorkhland-darjeeling-kalimpong-kurseong-jana-andolan-party/1/984595.html

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