Gorkha Janmukti Yuva Morcha (GJYM) Binay Tamang – Anit Thapa faction submits memorandum to District Magistrate calling for removal of paramilitary forces and police from Kanchanjunga School among others

6 months ago Pravin Thami 0
Gorkha Janmukti Yuva Morcha (GJYM) Binay Tamang – Anit Thapa faction submits memorandum to District Magistrate calling for removal of paramilitary forces and police from Kanchanjunga School among others. GJYM also gain ground in Bijanbari – Goke area one of the strongholds of Bimal Gurung Full coverage of the press conference. Share on: WhatsApp Read More

Youth found dead near Sumendu Lake at Mirik

6 months ago Himalayan Beacon News Desk 0
BY THE HIMALAYAN BEACON MIRIK BUREAU MIRIK, 2 NOVEMBER 2017: A youth was found dead near Sumdendu late at Mirik. The body has been sent for post mortem. Some viewers may be shocked by the video, viewer discretion is recommended.     Share on: WhatsApp Read More

Campaigning for Sikkim panchayat polls ends

6 months ago PTI 0
Gangtok, Nov 1 (PTI) The campaigning for the Panchayat polls today ended with the Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) and other political parties making last ditch efforts to ensure victory of their respective candidates. The polling will be held on November 3 for which elaborate arrangements have been made, the State Election Commissioner Nima Yethenpa said Read More

Supreme Court to hear tomorrow plea challenging validity of Aadhaar Act

6 months ago PTI 0
New Delhi, Nov 2 (PTI) The Supreme Court today agreed to hear tomorrow a petition challenging the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar Act. The matter was mentioned before a bench headed by Justice J Chelameswar and the counsel representing the petitioner sought an urgent hearing, saying similar pleas were already listed for hearing before the Read More

Chamling urges Centre to allow Karmapa to visit Sikkim

6 months ago PTI 0
Gangtok, Nov 1 (PTI) Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling today urged the Centre to allow Tibetan spiritual leader Karmapa Ugen Trinley Dorje to visit Sikkim. Trinley, who is the head of the Karma Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism, is a claimant to the title of the 17th Karmapa Lama and that of the head Read More

Sardeshwari Girl declared regional winner in INTACH competition

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DARJEELING, 1ST NOVEMBER 2017: Laxmi Thakur, a student of Class Nine of Sardeshwari Government Girls High School, Darjeeling has been declared regional winner in an art competition organised by INTACH. The theme of the art competition was MY CITY MY HERITAGE. 5gwpnDRw-j8 CHECK OUT BEACON IPTV BELOW: Share on: WhatsApp Read More

Bengal BJP to revamp party organisation at grassroot level

6 months ago PTI 0
Kolkata, Oct 30 (PTI) The BJP has decided to revamp the party’s grassroot organisation in West Bengal with an eye on the panchayat polls in the state scheduled next year. BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvergiya, who is in charge of Bengal, will be meeting various leaders in the districts and chalk out a strategy Read More

West Bengal to build houses for poor SC, ST, minority families

6 months ago PTI 0
Kolkata, Oct 30 (PTI) Aiming to provide homes to poor families belonging to SC, ST and minorities not having their own residences, the state cabinet today decided to construct buildings in municipality areas for them. Under the scheme named ‘Banglar Bari’, priority will also be given to families predominantly having women members, and those with Read More

Chamling says he is opposed to dynastic politics

6 months ago PTI 0
Gangtok, Oct 30 (PTI) Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling today said he is opposed to bringing family members into politics. Chamling, also ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) president, said none of his family members are in active politics nor he intend to induct any of them in the party or government. “I am, in Read More