Court asks GJM why it should not pay for shutdown

The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday asked the GJM why it should not be made to pay compensation for infringing the fundamental rights of the people.

GJM shutdown cripples Darjeeling

Normal life was hit hard in the hills of West Bengal after shutdown called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha demanding creation of a Gorkhaland state.

Day 4 of Darjeeling shutdown: Interlocutor meets officials

The central govt-appointed interlocutor Vijay Madan visited West Bengal`s Darjeeling hills to assess the situation, day four of an indefinite shutdown the GJM has called to protest its 3 supporters` death.

Darjeeling shutdown again after GJM`s call for bandh

An indefinite shutdown called by
the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha resumed in government offices
in the Darjeeling hills as its leadership wrote to Sonia Gandhi and regional parties seeking support on
the demand for Gorkhaland.