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    Centre Blames Mamata Banerjee for Darjeeling Unrest

Centre Blames Mamata Banerjee for Darjeeling Unrest

The government on Thursday blamed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the unrest in Darjeeling, saying her attitude and handling of the issue had “set the quiet hills on

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    Fresh Violence in Darjeeling Following Gorkhaland Activist’s Death

Fresh Violence in Darjeeling Following Gorkhaland Activist’s Death

The situation in Darjeeling district’s Mirik continued to be tense following the death of a Gorkhaland activist allegedly in police firing even as fresh incidents of violence and road blockades

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    Pro-Gorkhaland Activist Killed During Clashes in Darjeeling

Pro-Gorkhaland Activist Killed During Clashes in Darjeeling

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) on Monday claimed that one of their activists was killed and few others injured in police firing during a clash between the Trinamool Congress cadres (TMC)

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    Presidential Poll: Heated Exchanges Between Trinamool, GJM, BJP Legislators

Presidential Poll: Heated Exchanges Between Trinamool, GJM, BJP Legislators

Some heated moments were witnessed in the West Bengal Assembly during the Presidential polls on Monday after a ruling Trinamool Congress legislator lashed out at the GJM counterparts for setting

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    Youths Ready to Sacrifice Lives for Gorkhaland: GJM

Youths Ready to Sacrifice Lives for Gorkhaland: GJM

A number of people, mostly youths, are ready to sacrifice their lives for the cause of a separate Gorkhaland state, the group spearheading the movement has claimed. The Gorkha Janamukti

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Widespread Violence in Darjeeling, Three Killed, Army Called in

  Widespread Violence in Darjeeling, Three Killed, Army Called in

The army was deployed in north West Bengal’s hills on Saturday after three persons died and a policeman sustained injuries

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GJM Rallies Gorkha Kids on Darjeeling Streets, Sporadic Violence Reported

  GJM Rallies Gorkha Kids on Darjeeling Streets, Sporadic Violence Reported

Amid reports of sporadic violence in the north Bengal hills, Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) on Wednesday took out a pro-Gorkhaland

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Poll Politics, Northeast Militants Behind Darjeeling Violence: West Bengal Report

  Poll Politics, Northeast Militants Behind Darjeeling Violence: West Bengal Report

Forthcoming elections to Hill Council and involvement of militants from the northeast have been listed by the West Bengal government

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Mamata Appeals for Peace in Darjeeling

  Mamata Appeals for Peace in Darjeeling

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday appealed to people in the northern West Bengal hills to maintain peace instead of

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Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm

  Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday appealed to the residents of Darjeeling to remain calm and urged them not

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Darjeeling Simmers in Indefinite Shutdown

  Darjeeling Simmers in Indefinite Shutdown

The northern West Bengal hills continued to simmer on Saturday as the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) sponsored indefinite shutdown with

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GJM Calls for Indefinite Shutdown in Darjeeling, Army Patrolling on

  GJM Calls for Indefinite Shutdown in Darjeeling, Army Patrolling on

The Gorkha Jamumkti Morcha on Saturday called an indefinite shutdown in the northern West Bengal hills from Monday, principally targeting

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Army Deployed as Gorkhaland Movement Turns Violent in Darjeeling

  Army Deployed as Gorkhaland Movement Turns Violent in Darjeeling

The army was called in on Thursday after thousands of angry Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) activists demanding a separate Gorkhaland

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Mobile Carriers Fail Call Drop Test in Darjeeling & Sikkim

  Mobile Carriers Fail Call Drop Test in Darjeeling & Sikkim

All mobile carriers failed to meet the “Call Drop Rate benchmark of under 2%” test conducted by the Telecom Regulatory

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