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India NewsMar 12, 2021, 2:09 PM IST
Two senior citizens die after receiving COVID-19 vaccine in North Bengal
Two elderly people died of heart attacks after taking the COVID vaccine in North Bengal. The deceased have been identified as 75-year-old Parul Dutta from Darjeeling district and 65-year-old Krishna Dutta from Dhupguri.
India NewsJan 11, 2021, 3:31 PM IST
BJP will defeat TMC in Bengal and win over 200 seats: Prahlad Singh Patel
Union Minister of Darjeeling Prahlad Singh Patel on Sunday (January 10) slammed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and said that the people of Bengal are angry with the Bengal government and the BJP will win over 200 of 294 seats in the state assembly polls.
India NewsJan 6, 2021, 2:56 PM IST
Suspended TMC leader arrested for raping minor in Darjeeling
A former TMC leader has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl for three days in his poultry farm in the Kharibari area of Darjeeling.
India NewsDec 21, 2020, 10:52 AM IST
I will ensure that TMC wins 18 seats in North Bengal: Bimal Gurung
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha’s (GJM) founder-president Bimal Gurung has returned to the hills after a long time. He held his first public meeting in Darjeeling on Sunday (December 20) afternoon. In the meeting, Gurung said, “I have joined hands with TMC. We will win 17 to 18 assembly seats in north Bengal. The BJP betrayed the Gorkhas and did not fulfil our promises.”
India NewsDec 5, 2020, 10:03 AM IST
Bimal Gurung to address mega rally in Siliguri on December 6
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha president Bimal Gurung have planned a huge rally in Siliguri town on Sunday (December 6). While preparations are on for Gurung's rally, anti-Gurung posters surfaced in Darjeeling town on Thursday. (December 3).
IndiaNov 10, 2020, 4:18 PM IST
Gold biscuits worth Rs 12 crore seized from Siliguri; 3 arrested
A joint team of Darjeeling police and excise department arrested three persons with 130 gold biscuits worth Rs 12 crore. According to information received from police sources, each gold biscuit weighs 166 grams. A total of 130 pieces of gold biscuits recovered on this basis weighs 21 kg 580 grams. The gold biscuits had been smuggled into India through the Indo- Myanmar border and were being taken to Bihar from Assam.
IndiaOct 26, 2020, 11:55 AM IST
Darjeeling awaits new political equation after Bimal Gurung’s return to the hills
A procession was carried out on Sunday (October 25) in the Chowkbazar area of Darjeeling where Bimal Gurung’s supporters chanted "Bimal" and raised flags with his picture. Advance announcement of Bimal Gurung’s return to the hill was made. The youth wing of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJMM) staged a big procession in the town on Sunday (October 25) morning after hoisting the flag which has Gurung’s picture in it. Those who were in the lead of the procession were all known to be followers of Binoy Tamang. However, Bimal's name was not mentioned in the procession.
IndiaOct 6, 2020, 1:21 PM IST
West Bengal: CPM leader Jibesh Sarkar demands permanent solution on Gorkhaland issue before polls
CPI(M) district secretary Jibesh Sarkar demanded a permanent solution on the Gorkhaland issue before the polls. He wanted to make sure that the people of the hills are not deceived for votes in the name of Gorkhaland. The Union Home Ministry has sent a letter to the state seeking discussion on the Gorkhaland issue.
LifestyleSep 29, 2020, 4:04 PM IST
Spend a vacation in Darjeeling with less than Rs 5,000 in your pocket
No trip to eastern India is complete without a few days in Darjeeling, West Bengal’s charming outpost in the hills, and, yes, the namesake of an excellent cup of tea. And while tea gardens are certainly part of the town’s appeal, there’s lots more to experience in Darjeeling. Those who have never visited this awesome place must go once to watch the beauty of mountains. Darjeeling is such a beautiful fairy tale city. People can go for a vacation to Darjeeling with less than Rs 5,000 in the pocket.
EntertainmentSep 28, 2020, 12:58 PM IST
Tollywood actress Manami Ghosh stuns fans with her latest vacation pictures
Tollywood actress Manami Ghosh has always attracted her fans with her sizzling looks. This time, the actress was spotted wearing blue innerwear and a denim shirt. Her fans were spellbound after seeing her in this hot and sizzling avatar. Manami Ghosh is currently in break-free mood. The actress recently went to Darjeeling on vacation.
LifestyleSep 16, 2020, 3:40 PM IST
Darjeeling-Kalimpong opening doors for travellers before Durga puja
Travel industry has taken a huge hit since COVID-19 pandemic began. Closed traffic, closed air services, people were banned from leaving their homes to keep the virus at bay. However, Darjeeling and Kalimpong has taken a new decision to open travelling for Durga puja
IndiaApr 21, 2020, 9:59 AM IST
Coronavirus: Centre identifies 11 districts that have serious COVID-19 spread
The government of India has identified 11 districts where the spread of coronavirus is serious or is getting serious