Cricket feast for hill sports freaks – Tourney draws the best of talent

http://www.telegraphindia.com RAJEEV RAVIDAS The winning captain takes the trophy from Kalimpong MLA Gaulan Lepcha. A Telegraph picture Kalimpong, Feb. 11: Thanks to television, the game of cricket has become a popular winter sport in the hills. And local enterprise has ensured that Kalimpong plays host to the biggest cricket tournament in the region. The 15th …

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Allegiance

-Janice Mukhia I never knew the true meaning of the word “ALLEGIANCE” until a couple of days ago when the depth of the term struck my inner core. It was a very uncharacteristic Floridian winter day. Cold, crisp, drizzly it felt more like another drowsy and wet day in Seattle and with 26th January — …

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From Nepal, with love – Film crew shoots in Kalimpong

http://www.telegraphindia.com Singh (left) and Kerung flank Prashansa Ghimerey, who has also acted in Ahrop. A Telegraph picture Kalimpong, Feb. 9: Stop the blame-game, and get on with building a new Nepal at peace with herself. That, in short, is a message Nepali director Bijay Kerung will try to convey in his latest film Ahrop (blame). …

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Hill archer looks for bulls-eye in Guwahati- Ready to strike gold

http://www.telegraphindia.com RAJEEV RAVIDAS Paril displays the medals she has won at Jamshedpur. Picture by Chinlop Fudong Lepcha Kalimpong, Feb. 8: Archery sensation Paril Lepcha left for Guwahati today, raring to take on the national challenge. The 15-year-old archer, who will represent Bengal at the National Games beginning on February 9, had just come home after …

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Agencies told to turn off illegal taps

http://www.telegraphindia.com OUR CORRESPONDENT Kalimpong, Feb. 7: The Neora Water Supply authorities have been asked to immediately remove all illegal connections from their supply lines in a bid to solve the problem of water scarcity in the town. Similar instructions have been issued to the PHE (water works) department under the DGHC, which is responsible for …

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