GJM MLAs to sit in Opposition bench in WB Assembly

The three MLAs of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha, which is demanding separate Gorkhaland state in Darjeeling hills, have decided to sit in the Opposition bench in West Bengal Assembly, party sources said on Sunday.

Ready to die for Gorkhaland: Gurung

Alleging that TMC government in West Bengal was conspiring to kill him after he announced support to BJP in Lok Sabha elections in Darjeeling, GJM chief Bimal Gurung Monday said he was "ready to die" for Gorkhaland.

TMC livid with GJM pamphlet, threatens to take up with EC

The Trinamool Congress Wednesday slammed the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) of spreading wrongful information to sully the party`s image ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in Darjeeling Hills.

All eyes on Darjeeling hills as TMC-GJM battle for ascendancy

Neither Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee nor Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung will contest the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat, but it will be a battle royale between the two in the hills torn by the statehood demand.

GJM leader among three held in Darjeeling

Three Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) activists, including central committee member Bimal Dorjee, were arrested from West Bengal`s Darjeeling district in pursuance of pending warrants against them, police said Friday.

GJM decides to support BJP`s Ahluwalia

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha Thursday decided to back senior BJP leader S S Ahluwalia for the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat in West Bengal.

Two AGP leaders join BJP, GJM pledges support in WB

In a shot in the arm for BJP, two senior leaders of the Asom Gana Parishad on Monday joined the party and the GJM pledged support to BJP candidates in West Bengal, including the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat.

GJM not to support TMC for the Darjeeling LS seat

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) which has announced that it would not support the Trinamool Congress candidate for the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat on Saturday said it would talk to all national parties before deciding its stand.

Baichung Bhutia hopeful of getting GJM support

Ace footballer and Trinamool Congress candidate for Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat, Baichung Bhutia on Friday expressed hope about getting support of the Hills party Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) in the elections.

GJM holds rallies demanding Gorkhaland

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Sunday held rallies in three hill sub-divisions of Darjeeling district demanding a separate state of Gorkhaland.

Gorkhaland row: GJM to start fresh agitation from today

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), spearheading an agitation for a separate state here is likely to start a fresh agitation from Sunday.

GJM to hold rallies in support of Gorkhaland on Sunday

With both the Houses of Parliament passing the Telengana bill, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Saturday announced that it will hold rallies in three sub-divisions of Darjeeling district tomorrow as part of its agitation to demand a separate state of Gorkhaland.

Telangana Bill has shown path, will take Gorkhaland stir to Delhi: GJM

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha on Thursday said it would take the agitation for a separate state in Darjeeling hills to Delhi.

After Telangana, GJM rakes up Gorkhaland demand

With passage of the Telangana Bill in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, the GJM demanding Gorkhaland, today urged the Centre take an unilateral decision to create a separate state, despite objection from West Bengal.

Not Gorkhaland right now, focus is on development: GJM

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Sunday said it would focus on the development agenda and seek amendments to the GTA Act for proper functioning of the autonomous hill body during the talks and that Gorkhaland was not on their agenda "right now".

GJM chief meets Pranab, seeks release of jailed party men

GJM Chief Bimal Gurung met Pranab Mukherjee here and urged him to arrange for the release of over 150 party leaders and workers who were taken into custody during the recent agitation in the hills for separate Gorkhaland.

Gorkhaland demand will not be dropped: GJM

GJM on Sunday said the demand for separate Gorkhaland would not be dropped though it has been decided to carry forward the movement through dialogue and not bandhs after a truce with West Bengal government.

Separatists are extortionists, says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee dubbed separatists as "extortionists" day after Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) reconciled with her government and announced it would work jointly with her for development.

Mamata Banerjee makes GJM eschew shutdowns in Darjeeling

With Gorkhland movement mothballed in Darjeeling, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee scored yet another success in making GJM eschew politics of bandhs which shut down the hills for three months.

West Bengal and Darjeeling are inseparable: Mamata Banerjee

In a strong message to the GJM, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that West Bengal and Darjeeling were inseparable.