BREAKING NEWS: HH Dalai Lama’s proposed visit to Sikkim cancelled

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GANGTOK, 2ND FEBRUARY 2018: Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama's proposed visit to Sikkim next month stands cancelled on his doctors' advice to cut down on his travels in view of his advancing age. Tenzin Taklha, the Secretary at the office of the Dalai Lama, in a mail to Sikkim's Ecclesiastical Affairs Secretary Samten Dolma, yesterday said that the spiritual leader's proposed visit to the Himalayan state from March 20... Read More

VACANCY: West Bengal Police- Recruitment of Sub-Inspector of Excise including Lady Sub-Inspector of Excise. Last Dt. 04/03/2018

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West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, West Bengal Police is inviting application from the eligible candidates for the posts of Sub-Inspector of Excise including Lady Sub-Inspector of Excise. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the West Bengal Police (See URL below). Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below — Read More

उत्तरखंडको ऋषिकेश क्षेत्रमा GSSS को एउटा महत्वपूर्ण जनसभाको आयोजना

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NEW DELHI, 30 JANUARY 2018: हिज को दिन उत्तरखंडको ऋषिकेश क्षेत्र अन्तर्गत स्थानीय छिद्दरवालामा GSSS को एउटा महत्वपूर्ण जनसभाको आयोजना गरिएको थियो। आज सम्म भाषणमा मात्र सिमित रहेको गोर्खाल्याण्ड को राष्ट्रिय मुद्दा लाई साचो रुपमा राष्ट्रियकरण गर्दै अब उशो भाषणमा मात्र नभएर कार्यक्रमले पनि गोर्खाल्याण्डको आनोद्लनलाई राष्ट्रिय मुद्दा बनाउने हेतुले GSSSद्वारा राष्ट्रब्यापी जनसम्पर्क अभियानलाई लिएर GSSS अहिले घरि देशको विभिन्न राज्यहरुतिर पुगीरहेको छ। Read More

JUST IN: “Only Binay Tamang and Mann Ghisingh are allowed to hold political meetings in the hills” Amar Lama

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SILIGURI, 28 JANUARY 2018: All India Jana Andolan party leader Amar Lama has lashed out at the State Government sayign that only Binay Tamang, President, Gorkha Janmukti Morcha and Mann Ghisingh, President, Gorkha National Liberation Front are allowed to hold political meetings in the hills by the adminsitration. Speaking at the 3rd Foundation Day of the party at Baghajatin Park in Siliguri Lama said that there was no such... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: State Panchayat Election to be held between May and June; Elections if held in Hills would be vital for all political parties to prove their popular mandate

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KOLKATA, 27 JANAURY 2018: State Panchayat Election will be held between the month of May and June this year. This was declared today by State Panchayat and Rural Minister Subrata Mukherjee. General, between the months of May to June elections to the Three Tier Panchayat is held because the tenure of the Gram Panchayat, Panchayat Samiti and District Councils come to an end. Read More

REMEMBERING FALLEN HEROES

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The Gorkhas are a small little community in India where people of diverse origins mingle to contribute a great composite Indian culture. They are the descendants of General Amar Singh Thapa who invaded India and annexed Garhwal and Kumaon that included the hill stations of Simla, Musssoorie, Lansdowne, Almora, Nainital, Ranikhet and Pithoragarh. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Bimal Gurung refutes news reports saying that he was ready to settle for an Autonomous Arrangement for Darjeeling Hills; Condemns Sixth Schedule Status for the region

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NEW DELHI, 25 JANUARY 2018: Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) President Bimal Gurung has refuted news reports saying that he was ready to settle for an autonomous arrangement for Darjeeling Hills. In a statement released today Gurung said, "For the past many days, a few regional dailies in Darjeeling have published completely fabricated and fake news that Bimal Gurung is willing to settle for some sort of autonomous arrangement for... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Gorkhaland Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti (GSSS) to organize a Monumental 1772.7 kms ‘Run for Gorkhaland’ Phase-wise Marathon

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DARJEELING, 23 JANUARY 2018: Gorkhaland Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti (GSSS) will be organizing a Monumental 'Run for Gorkhaland' Phase-Wise Marathon from Gorkhaland to New Delhi. The Marathon will be flagged off on the 10th of February 2018 and will conclude on the 1st of March. The Marathon will be flagged at Kalimpong on the 10th of February and will conclude at Darjeeling after completing 49.3 Kms. On the 11th the... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: TMC student leader caught physically assaulting a girl surrenders before court

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KOLKATA, 21 JANUARY 2018: A Trinamool Congress student body leader surrendered before a court today after a girl student accused him of harassment and assault and met Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, seeking action against him. It may be noted that 'The Himalayan Beacon' had published report with the video of the assault. Sahid Hasan Khan, general secretary of the Trinamool Chatra Parishad (TMCP) at Rishra Bidhan Chandra College, surrendered before... Read More

SHOCKING FOOTAGE: Alleged Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad leader beats up a girl in a College

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HOOGHLY, JANUARY 19, 2018: A shocking CCTV footage released by ANI has revealed an individual alleged to be Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad leader beating a girl in a College. What lead to the altercation is not unknown because the CCTV footage does not have audio. However, the footage clearly reveals the girl approaching a young man seated behind an office table. The man becomes agitated and starts slapping... Read More

CPIM calls for Tripartite Talks for Darjeeling Hills; Must include Bimal Gurung in the Talks – Asok Bhattacharya

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SILIGURI, 17 JANUARY 2018: Ashok Bhattacharya, former Minister and CPIM State Secretariat member has called for the immediate Tripartite Talks to resolve the "various political issues" involving Darjeeling Hills. "The Chief Minister, who is regularly meeting some parties, must invite all other political parties like us, the Congress and the BJP. Simultaneously, the Centre should initiate tripartite talks under the GTA accord and must include Bimal Gurung and others in... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Bimal Gurung never spoke of wanting to talk with Mamata Banerjee in his media interactions – Sanjeev Lama

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DARJEELING, 14 JANUARY 2018: Sanjeev Lama, Joint Secretary, Gorkha Janmukti Yuva Morcha, Central Committee has refuted media reports stating that Bimal Gurung never spoke of wanting to initiate a dialogue with Mamata Banerjee or wanting to talk with her. He said the party president (Bimal Gurung) in his interaction to the press never once spoke of his desire to talk with Mamata Banerjee. He said that the entire video... Read More