BREAKING NEWS: Social media exposes murder of a Septuagenarian father by three sons in Kalimpong

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KALIMPONG, 12 FEBRUARY 2018: A grim truth has been unearthed in Kalimpong with the help of social media. On the 19th of February three brothers killed their father and buried in the backyard. However, when the photo of the deceased Septuagenarian father became viral on the social media villagers went to the police and reported the crime. The three brothers were arrested. After interrogation it was revealed that on... Read More

Run for Gorkhaland flagged from Kalimpong by Late Barun Bhujel’s mother Kumari Bhujel

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KALIMPONG, 12 FEBRUARY 2018: Run for Gorkhaland, a 1600 kms non-stop relay marathon from Kalimpong to New Delhi organised by Gorkhaland Sanyukta Sangharsh Samiti (GSSS) was flagged off from Kalimpong by late Barun Bhujel's mother Kumari Bhujel. Among the 12 runners was a six year old boy. Kumari Bhujel speaking to 'The Himalayan Beacon' said that she was very happy that the 'Run for Gorkhaland' relay marathon was being... Read More

Drivers in Algarah take upon themselves to repair road

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KALIMPONG, 10TH FEBRUARY 2018: Drivers have come together to repair the road at Algarah Bazaar, Jhilkey Dhara and Soreni Market. The stretch of road around 15 kilometers have been filled with potholes and severe erosion. However, even after repeated petition to the concerned authorities, the road was not repaired, the drivers from around Algarah have come together to repair the road keeping in mind the coming monsoon. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Sikkimese Boy win Bronze for India in Indonesia; India hauls Silver and Bronze

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KALIMPONG/JAKARTA, 10TH FEBRUARY 2018: Pema Gyatcho Sherpa an International Taekwondo player from Sikkim Amateur Taekwondo Association (SATA) has won a historical bronze medal in Jakarta, Indonesia. He won the bronze medal in the team Poomsae event and other two players in the team were Lalthlamuanpuia and Lalfakzuala of Mizoram. In team pooomsae they had to perform Authorized Poomsae, New Poomsae and Free style Poomsae. These included a combination of hand... Read More

Kalimong District Level Badminton Championship organised at Kalimpong Girls High School

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THE HIMALAYAN BEACON KALIMPONG NEWS BUREAU KALIMPONG, 10 FEBRUARY 2018: Kalimpong District Level Badminton Championship began yesterday at Kalimpong Girls High School. The Championship is being organised by Kalimpong District Badminton Association in collaboration with Kalimpong District Police. During the first day of the Championship around 122 matches were played at the Centenary Hall of Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Three individuals arrested in Gorubathan with US Army M-16 Rifles and Ammo

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KALIMPONG, 10 FEBRUARY 2018: Kalimpong Police today arrested three person from Gorubathan area with a highly sophisticated weapons. The three include one driver from Jalpaiguri and two Manipuri youths. Kalimpong Police Superintendent of Police Ajit Singh Yadav speaking to The Himalayan Beacon said, "We have arrested two Manipuri youths and one driver from Jalpaiguri from Gorubathan area with a very highly sophisticated weapon M-16 rifle which is used by... Read More

Alleged Murderer of a widow and two young sons’ House Raged to the ground

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THE HIMALAYAN BEACON KALIMPONG NEWS BUREAU KALIMPONG, 5 FEBRUARY 2018: Dewar Surya Bhujel, who allegedly hacked to death his widowed younger sister-in-law Junita Bhujel and nephews Atit Bhujel and Skrit Bhujel aged 8 and 6 years respectively had his house burnt to ashes by enraged villagers. The villagers did not allow the dousing of the Read More

Gruesome murder of a mother and her two sons at Gairibas

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KALIMPONG, 4RD FEBRUARY 2018: Three gruesome murder took place early in the morning today when a widow and her two little sons were brutally hacked to death. The alleged culprit who has been arrested is the widow's brother-in-law. The motive behind the murder is not yet known. Read More

Tamang Sonam Lochar celebrated in a Gala Event in Kalimpong

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KALIMPONG, 4TH FEBRUARY 2018: Tamang Sonam Lochar was celebrated in a gala event in Kalimpong yesterday. The event was organised by the West Bengal Tamang Development Board. A rally was first taken out in which a large number of Tamangs participated. The rally culminated at the Mela Ground where a cultural event and exhibition was organised. The event will come to an end today. Read More

Kalimpong SP congratulates Taekwondo Players on their good performance

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THE HIMALAYAN BEACON KALIMPONG NEWS BUREAU KALIMPONG, 3 FEBRUARY 2018: Ajit Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police, Kalimpong District today met Taekwondo players from Taekwondo Kherogi Dojang and congratulated them for the good performance in the recently held Taekwondo Championship at Jalpaiguri. The players had won 1 Gold, 2 Silver and 4 Bronze medals. The player Read More

2ND FEB: Confrontation between JAP cadres and CRPF; more detained

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NEW DELHI, 2ND FEBRUARY 2018: The cadres of All India Jana Andolan Party (JAP) today continued their 4th day of demonstration in New Delhi. Though they have been cordoned off from the Union Parliament and surrounded by contingent of Delhi Police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), the cadres continue their confrontation. Read More