WB Govt, TMC will resist any attempt to form Gorkhaland: Deb

North Bengal Development minister Gautam Deb on Thrusday said the state government and the Trinamool Congress will resist any attempt to divide the state and create Gorkhaland and alleged that BJP was "hatching a conspiracy to foment trouble" across Bengal on the issue.

Meeting with Union ministers positive: GJM

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha said the party`s meeting with Union ministers in Delhi were positive and the ministers have promised to ensure the development of the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA).

Mamata Banerjee announces development projects for Darjeeling

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced a slew of development projects for the Darjeeling hills at an administrative review meeting attended by top leaders of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha.

BJP seeks EC intervention in Darjeeling

BJP sought "urgent intervention" of Election Commission of India against Trinamool Congress to prevent the arrest of GJM leaders and supporters of BJP`s SS Ahluwalia in Darjeeling.

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.

No names have come up for contesting from Darj seat: Gurung

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supremo Bimal Gurung on Tuesday said the party is yet to decide on a candidate for the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat.

Will work for Darjeeling`s development: Baichung Bhutia

Lauding West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s handling of Darjeeling crisis, former India football captain Baichung Bhutia, who has been fielded by her Trinamool Congress for the Lok Sabha polls, promised to work for the development of the hills and serve pople with honesty.

Expedite ST status to Gorkhas, centre urged

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Wednesday urged the central government to expedite the process of granting the Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to all Gorkha communities hailing from Darjeeling hills of West Bengal.

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.

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.

Bimal Gurung elected GTA Chief Executive

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung was today elected as the new Chief Executive of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration at a special meeting of the GTA Sabha here.

Gurung to be GTA chief again, to take oath on Dec 26

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supremo Bimal Gurung on Friday said he would return as chief executive of the Darjeeling hill council at the request of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

GJM demands three-tier panchayat in Darjeeling Hills

The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha demanded the introduction of the three-tier Panchayati Raj system in Darjeeling.

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".

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 turns attention on KLO

With peace returning to Darjeeling after the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha called off its agitation for Gorkhaland, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday turned her attention to a militant organisation in the adjoining plains.

GJM holds out olive branch to West Bengal government

With the Gorkhaland agitation going slow following strong measures taken by the administration, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha on Friday held out an olive branch to the the West Bengal government, saying it wanted to clear `misunderstandings` with it.

Negotiations can bring peace in Darjeeling Hills: Biman Bose

CPI(M) state secretary and Left Front chairman Biman Bose appealed to all political parties to come together to bring back peace to the Darjeeling Hills.