Setback for GJM: Gorkhaland panel functionary quits

Accusing GJM of misleading people by claiming the central government agreed to hold a tripartite on Darjeeling issue, GJAC chief advisor has quit.

Bandh relaxed for two days in Darjeeling hills

The indefinite bandh in three hill sub-divisions of Darjeeling was lifted for two days beginning Monday with the Gorkha Joint Action Committee slated to review its future course of action.

Heavy rains forces GJM to halt Gorkhaland agitation

With the Darjeeling Hills lashed by heavy rains, Gorkha Janmukti Morcha-led GJAC on Tuesday deferred its ongoing agitation by two days.

GJAC plans to ban timber, tea outgo from Darjeeling hills

The newly-formed eight-party Gorkhaland Joint Action Committee in Darjeeling today decided to block outgo of timber and tea from the Hills and hold rallies between August 20 and August 23.

GJAC asks people to hit the streets, threatens economic blockade

In a change of strategy, GJAC on Sunday urged people in Darjeeling hills to hit the streets for four days beginning Tuesday.