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Now indefinite shutdown called in Darjeeling hills


June 9th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 9 (IANS) The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) Monday called for an indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling hills from Tuesday, to press its demand for a separate Gorkhaland state in the ... Read more...

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Gorkha leaders call 24-hour Darjeeling shutdown


June 8th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM), which is demanding a separate Gorkhaland state, has called for a 24-hour shutdown in West Bengal's Darjeeling Hills Monday to protest alleged attacks ... Read more...

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Three killed in BSF firing near India-Bangladesh border


April 18th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) Three people, including a Bangladeshi national, died when Border Security Force (BSF) personnel opened fire while they were allegedly smuggling cattle through the Indo-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's ... Read more...

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Three killed in BSF firing in West Bengal


April 18th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) Three people, including a Bangladeshi national, were killed when Border Security Force (BSF) personnel opened fire while they were allegedly smuggling cattle through the Indo-Bangladesh border in West ... Read more...

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Explosives seized in West Bengal town


April 13th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 13(IANS) Explosives were Sunday seized in West Bengal's Siliguri town. Inspector General of Police (North Bengal) R.J.S. Nawla told IANS: "We have recovered 10 improvised explosive devices (IED), six timers ... Read more...

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Police identify extremists killed in Siliguri blast


April 4th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 4 (IANS) Police here Friday identified the three victims of a bomb blast in a house in West Bengal's Siliguri town Thursday as extremists with connections in Nepal. Inspector General ... Read more...

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Explosion kills three in West Bengal town


April 3rd, 2008 - 7:10 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 3 (IANS) A powerful explosion ripped through a house in West Bengal's Siliguri town Thursday, killing three people, the police said here. Inspector General of Police (North Bengal) R.J.S Nawla ... Read more...

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Border with Bhutan sealed as kingdom votes


March 24th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) The West Bengal police have sealed the entire Indo-Bhutan border along the northern frontier of the state to prevent cross-border infiltration as the neighbouring kingdom went for its ... Read more...

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Activists block roads demanding statehood for Darjeeling


February 18th, 2008 - 11:04 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) Activists of the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) Monday blocked roads in Darjeeling district of West Bengal demanding complete statehood and rejection of sixth schedule status granted to the ... Read more...

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