JUST IN: Netaji and Damber Singh Gurung Jayanti celebrated in Kalimpong

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KALIMPONG, 23 JANUARY 2018: The birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Damber Singh Gurung, the stalwart of Indian Gorkhas who had been the member of the nation's Constituent Assembly tasked to formulate the Constitution of free India was celebrated today in Kalimpong. Today was the 118th Birth anniversary of Damber Singh Gurung. A function was organised at Damber Chowk in Kalimpong where leaders from different political parties... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: JAP, AIGL, GULF and Kalimpong Krishak Kalyan Sangathan condemn Binay Tamang for threatening Sikkim

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KALIMPONG, 23 JANUARY 2018: A number of major political parties from Kalimpong District has condemned Binay Tamang, Chairman, Board of Administrators, Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) for threatening Sikkim. It may be noted that Tamang, who is also the President of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (Binay-Anit) faction had warned Sikkim from meddling in politics in the Hills. Tamang had said that he did not want to interfere in the politics of... Read More

72 औँ श्री सिद्धिविनायक गणेश पूजा भव्य रूपमा सम्पन्न

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लेबुङ: गत वर्षहरू झैँ कालेबुङ लोवर बोङबस्ती स्थित श्री सिद्धिविनायक गणेश मन्दिरमा आज 72 औँ श्री सिद्धिविनायक गणेश पूजा भव्य रूपमा सम्पन्न भएको थियो। प्रत्येक वर्ष माघ शुक्ल पक्ष चौथीको दिन सम्पन्न हुने गणेश पूजा यस वर्ष पनि श्री सिद्धिविनायक गणेश मन्दिर समितिको आयोजना सम्पन्न भएको थियो। सन् 1946 सालमा स्वर्गिय डिकूरा देवी नेपाल (ठुलीआमा) -ले गणेश मन्दिर निर्माणको निम्ति जमिन दान गरेपछि त्याँहा यस मन्दिर स्थापना गरिएको थियो।... Read More

Anju Tamang elected GNLF Chief Convener of the Kalimpong Town Committee

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KALIMPONG, 21 JANUARY 2018: A meeting was held at Jagannath Bhawan in Kalimpong on the 20th of January taking in account the party's public meeting in Darjeeling on the 28th of January. The meeting is to be the first meeting after the last meeting headed by party founder Subash Ghisingh. The 28th January meeting in Darjeeling will be addressed by party president Mann Ghisingh. The meeting at Kalimpong was... Read More

JUST IN: 14 year old molested near Teesta Bridge; Accused arrested and brought to Teesta Police Station

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KALIMPONG, 20 JANUARY 2018: A 14 year old was allegedly molested near Teesta Bridge by one Digim Giri age 33 year of Soreng, Rangli Rangliot Block, Kalimpongy. A  case has been filed under PROTECTION OF CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL OFFENCES (POCSO) ACT, 2012, sections 328 and 368. The Girl had come with her father to attend Beni Mela or Maghey Mela. The girl and her father belongs to Soreng. The father then... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Lopsang Yolmo Former GTA Sabha Chairman arrested; Taken to Kalimpong Police Station

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KALIMPONG, 18 JANUARY 2018: Lopsang Yolmo, former Chairman of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) Sabha has been arrested. He was arrested by the Jaldakha Police. Speaking to 'The Himalayan Beacon', Lopsang Yolmo said that he did not know why he was arrested. He said that he was returning after a routine inspection of a school when he was arrested near Bengal-Bihar border.  Read More

Skill Development workshop under Kanyashree Prakolpa Scheme organised in Kalimpong

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KALIMPONG, 18 JANUARY 2018: A Skill Development Workshop under Kanyashree Prakolpa Scheme was organised in Kalimpong. The Workshop was organized by Kalimpong District Magistrate's Office and held at Agricultural Science Centre (Krishi Bigyan Bhawan). Students from many colleges and schools took part in the workshop. Dr. Viswanath IAS, District Magistrate, Kalimpong was the Chief Guest. Pritam Limbu, Jyoti Ghosh, Deputy Magistrates and M. W. Moktan, Director of North Bengal... Read More

Maruti van collides with Truck; Six injured

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KALIMPONG, 17 JANUARY 2018: A Maruti van No. WB20B-4538 collided with a Truck while returning to Kalimpong. The van was ferrying family members who had attended Maghey Mela at Teesta. The van collided with a truck near Chitrey Bridge. The Maruti Van was thrown across the slope of a hill about 20 meters and was completely turned turtle. All the passengers were injured including the vehicle driver Kumar Yadav... Read More

Binay Tamang inaugurates parking lot in Teesta Bazaar

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KALIMPONG, 16 JANUARY 2018: Binay Tamang inaugurated a multi complex building at Teesta Bazaar. The complex started in 2016 will function as a multi-purpose complex. The ground floor will serve as a parking lot. The first floor will house Food Grains and Green Grocery shops and the Top Floor will be used as a Community Hall. Among the prominent people who were present during the inauguration were Binay Tamang,... Read More

Massive Fire destroys British Raj Heritage Cinchona Bungalow at Mungpoo

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KALIMPONG, 14 JANUARY 2018: Fire broke out today at Old Cinchona Manager's Bungalow Headquarters at around 11.30. The British Era bungalow was situated near the Cinchona Director's bungalow in Mungpoo, The fire completely destroyed the Heritage Bungalow. No one was injured, Cinchona Director Dr. Samuel Rai along with other officials visited the spot. Police officers also visited the spot to ascertain as to what caused the fire. By the... Read More

Massive BJP postering against TMC in Kalimpong; Two cadres arrested

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KALIMPONG, 14 JANUARY 2018: A massive postering campaign was initiated today in Kalimpong against Trinamool Congress (TMC) by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) cadres. The postering was primarily against the BJP TMC clash in Kolkata two days ago when TMC cadres allegedly targeted BJP office and BJP cadres resulting in several BJP cadres being injured. Dilip Ghosh, West Bengal BJP President went to the extent of demanding the imposition... Read More

Mann Ghisingh given a grand welcome by party cadres in Kalimpong

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LIMPONG, 14 JANUARY 2018: Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) Chief Mann Ghisingh today arrived in Kalimpong at around 10:30 am. He walked with his supporters from Thanadara Main Road and met the press at the GNLF party office at D. S. Gurung Road. He is slated to go Char Khola tomorrow to perform religious rites on the occasion of Magey Sankrati. From there he is slated to go to... Read More