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  • Top election commission officials visit West Bengal to check final preparations of polls-dnm

    ElectionsMar 23, 2021, 3:56 PM IST

    Top election commission officials visit West Bengal to check final preparations of polls

    The Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora and Deputy Election Commissioner Sudip Jain arrived in Siliguri, West Bengal on Tuesday to review poll preparedness ahead of the first phase of the Assembly polls.

  • Newly-wed bride rides a two-wheeler; Watch this daring video - gps

    Weird NewsMar 8, 2021, 3:45 PM IST

    Newly-wed bride rides a two-wheeler; Watch this daring video

    In her wedding attire, a bride riding a scooter to her in-laws home, along with her groom, has emerged on social media.

  • Dont give a single vote to BJP unless it gives you free cooking gas: Mamata Banerjee -dbr

    West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 8, 2021, 9:56 AM IST

    Don’t give a single vote to BJP unless it gives you free cooking gas: Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee led a 'padayatra' in Siliguri to protest against the steep hike in fuel prices, including LPG cylinders.

  • TMC leader shot in Jalpaiguri; party blames BJP-dbr

    India NewsDec 26, 2020, 9:56 AM IST

    TMC leader shot in Jalpaiguri; party blames BJP

    A TMC leader was shot in Jalpaiguri on Thursday (December 24). The incident took place when the TMC leader named Manoranjan Dey was returning to Alipurduar from Siliguri.
     

  • TMC can only find permanent solution to the hills, not the BJP: Mamata Banerjee-dbr

    India NewsDec 16, 2020, 9:45 AM IST

    TMC can only find permanent solution to the hills, not the BJP: Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee slammed the BJP on the Gorkhaland issue. At the Jalpaiguri meeting, Mamata Banerjee gave a clear message. She said, “Only the Trinamool Congress can find a permanent solution to the hills. No one else can.”

  • WB police registers FIR against Vijayvargiya and Tejasvi for Siliguri clash-dbr

    India NewsDec 10, 2020, 11:42 AM IST

    WB police registers FIR against Vijayvargiya and Tejasvi for Siliguri clash

    A suo moto case was registered at the New Jalpaiguri police station of Siliguri Metropolitan Police against BJP national general secretary and state observer Kailash Vijayvargiya, MP and BJP Yuva Morcha president Tejasvi Surya, state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on the allegation that they encouraged violence during the party's "Uttarkanya Abhiyan" march in Siliguri on December 7.

  • CJM court orders second post-mortem of deceased BJP worker Ulen Roy-dbr

    India NewsDec 9, 2020, 12:26 PM IST

    CJM court orders second post-mortem of deceased BJP worker Ulen Roy

    The CJM’s court at Jalpaiguri on Tuesday (December 8) ordered a fresh post-mortem on Ulen Roy, the BJP worker who died during the “Uttarkanya Abhiyan” organised by the party at Siliguri on Monday (December 7).

  • BJP holds candlelight marches to protest against death of its worker in Siliguri-dbr

    India NewsDec 9, 2020, 10:31 AM IST

    BJP holds candlelight march to protest against death of its worker in Siliguri

    Bhartiya Janata Party held candlelight protest in Kolkata on Tuesday (December 8) against the killing of party worker in Siliguri.

  • BJP calls for 12-hr bandh in North Bengal today-dbr

    India NewsDec 8, 2020, 12:30 PM IST

    BJP calls for 12-hr bandh in North Bengal today

    The BJP in West Bengal has called a 12-hour bandh in North Bengal on Tuesday (December 8) over the death of a party worker today during its protest against the West Bengal government in Siliguri.
     

  • Police detains Dilip Ghosh before BJP's Uttarkanya campaign -dbr

    India NewsDec 7, 2020, 3:52 PM IST

    Police detains Dilip Ghosh before BJP's ‘Uttarkanya’ campaign

    A large police force has been deployed in Siliguri to obstruct the Uttarkanya campaign called by Bharatiya Janata Party's Youth Wing today (December 7). The BJP's Uttarkanya campaign aims to highlight multiple issues including corruption against the ruling Trinamool Congress, deprivation of tea workers in North Bengal. However, before the beginning of the campaign, police arrested Dilip Ghosh and Sayantan Basu.

  • Bimal Gurung to address mega rally in Siliguri on December 6-dbr

    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).
     

  • Rival political forces share stage together in Siliguri-dbr

    India NewsDec 1, 2020, 1:21 PM IST

    Rival political forces share stage together in Siliguri

    In a rare moment, Firhad Hakim from the TMC, Ashok Bhattacharya from the CPI(M) were seen sharing stage at the unveiling ceremony of the Gandhi statue at Siliguri on Monday (November 30).
     

  • Gold biscuits worth Rs 12 crore seized from Siliguri; 3 arrested-dbr

    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.
     

  • Puja committees in Siliguri make open pandals after Calcutta High Court s order -dbr

    IndiaOct 21, 2020, 11:13 AM IST

    Puja committees in Siliguri make open pandals after Calcutta High Court’s order

    Abiding by the order of the Calcutta High Court which restricted the entry of visitors in puja pandals, the puja committees in North Bengal made open pandals this year. A bamboo fence has been erected at a certain distance in front of each pandal. The organizers said they would follow the High Court’ order.
     

  • Rajbanshis demand for Narayani Sena regiment in BJP meeting at Siliguri-dbr

    IndiaOct 21, 2020, 10:10 AM IST

    Rajbanshis demand for Narayani Sena regiment in BJP meeting at Siliguri

    The Rajbanshi population has for long been demanding Narayani Sena regiment on the lines of the one that existed in the Cooch Behar kingdom. Hearing the demand, BJP national president JP Nadda assured the formation of Narayani Sena regiment in the Indian Army.