Gorkhaland demand remains: Bimal Gurung

A day after the
signing of the tripartite agreement on Darjeeling, Gorkha
Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung said its original
demand for Gorkhaland still stands.

Bandh in plains opposing tripartite agreement

With the tripartite agreement to be signed on Monday to pave the way for setting up of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration, the new hill council in Darjeeling, a 48-hour bandh is being observed in the plains to oppose it.

War crimes trial not closed, B`desh tells Pak

Bangladesh has disputed Pakistan`s claim that the issue of trying those who killed unarmed civilians during the run-up to Dhaka`s freedom in 1971 was closed after the 1974 tripartite agreement the two nations signed with India.