Barricade breach foiled – Morcha accuses police of baton charge, administration denies allegation

The Telegraph Jan. 30: Another attempt by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters to move from Kumani to Sibchu in Jalpaiguri was thwarted today by police with the agitators claiming that they were baton-charged, a contention that was denied by the administration. The Morcha supporters led by party president Bimal Gurung, who has been camping in Kumani …

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Delhi casts spy doubt after ‘haul of crores’

The Telegraph Ugyen Trinley Dorje Jan. 28: New Delhi today said Ugyen Trinley Dorje was no Karmapa and could be questioned by security agencies following the seizure of at least Rs 6 crore in Indian and foreign currencies from his Dharamsala home. The unaccounted cash, which includes at least 11 lakh Chinese yuans (worth Rs …

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Morcha rejects interim set-up – Strike off from Jan. 29

The Telegraph VIVEK CHHETRI AND RAJEEV RAVIDAS Darjeeling/Kalimpong, Jan. 27: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today rejected the “idea of interim set-up” apparently because the Centre had plans to draw up the proposal afresh against the wishes of the party. The Morcha also suspended its ongoing shutdown from January 29 to February 7 and instead, will …

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