Darjeeling

Darjeeling turns fairyland after fresh snowfall

An early blanket of snow cloaked Darjeeling. The place witnessed heavy snowfall as a blessing. Snowfall will also give a boost to Tourism Industry as it would attract more tourists.

published on : 19th December 2018

Darjeeling unrest: Crisis hits Siliguri's Hong Kong market 

The indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) demanding the separate state of Gorkhaland has hit Hong Kong market in West Bengal's Siliguri. 

published on : 12th August 2017

Gorkhaland agitators burning their mobiles in protest against the internet shutdown 

Residents of Ghoom in Darjeeling district throw their cellphones in a bonfire to protest against internet ban in Darjeeling hills as indefinite strike in the hills entered 41th day on Wednesday.

published on : 26th July 2017

GJM protest outside police station against arrest of Nari Morcha member

Protestors gathered at Sadar police station in Darjeeling and protested against the arrest of Nari Morcha member Dhanmaya Tamang. 

published on : 5th July 2017

Indefinite strike in demand for Gorkhaland enters 19th day

Though some people could be seen heading out on the streets, the situation seems to be gloomy reflecting the effects of shutdown.

published on : 27th June 2017

Muslims to be given 12-hour relaxation by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha ahead of Eid

As the indefinite shutdown entered its 14th day, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha decided all the Muslims would be given a 12-hour a relaxation on the eve of Eid, which is going to celebrated on 26th.

published on : 25th June 2017

Indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha enters its 13th day

The GJM had earlier offered a 12-hour window to the schools in the Darjeeling hills to evacuate their students safely to Siliguri and Rongpo.

published on : 24th June 2017

Watch: GJM activists beating up West Bengal Police personnel in Darjeeling

As the indefinite shutdown to demand a separate state entered its third day, clashes between the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha activists and police personnel have taken an ugly turn.

published on : 17th June 2017

Police firing in Darjeeling amid clashes with GJM supporters

There were fresh clashes in Darjeeling today between Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) supporters and the police.

published on : 17th June 2017

Darjeeling on boil: Police raid, allegedly vandalise residence of GJM leader

The police on June 16 raided and allegedly vandalised the residence of Morcha leader Binay Tamang.

published on : 17th June 2017

Tourists forced to leave as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha calls indefinite bandh in West Bengal

GJM supporters on June 12 called an indefinite bandh in the state, central government offices and Gorkhaland Territorial Administration.

published on : 12th June 2017

Darjeeling limps back to normalcy after two days of tense situation

Life returned to normal in West Bengal's Darjeeling after two days of tense situation affected the district. Stranded tourists left for their native without any trouble. 

published on : 11th June 2017

Mamata Banerjee warns Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief not to cross limits

Mamata Banerjee visited Darjeeling after a clash between the police and GJM supporters and has warned Bimar Gurung and his supporters of strict action against them.

published on : 10th June 2017

Darjeeling violence: Never want to visit again, say tourists

 Over 10,000 tourists have been left stranded after violence erupted in West Bengal's Darjeeling for past few days.

published on : 10th June 2017

Nepalese natives of Darjeeling feed Bengali tourists

Fresh violence erupted yesterday with the Bimal Gurung-led party calling a protest march towards the Raj Bhavan, where the cabinet meeting was taking place.

published on : 9th June 2017

Army stages flag march in Darjeeling, Kalimpong at West Bengal

The Army staged a flag march in Darjeeling, Kurseong and Kalimpong today even as the situation in the violence-hit Darjeeling town improved.

published on : 9th June 2017

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha protesters clashing with police near Raj Bhavan in Darjeeling

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha protesters clashing with police near Raj Bhavan in Darjeeling on Thursday.

published on : 8th June 2017