Stories By 'PARBAT PORTEL'
The West Bengal government has invited the agitating Nepali-speaking people residing in Darjeeling for talks, 70 days after the protests intensified in the hill town. The various groups including Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) have been spearheading the protest in Darjeeling demanding a separate Gorkhaland state.
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Tek Bahadur Darnal, of Simalbari village in Jhapa Rural Municipality-3, has been dealing with a nightmare after he lost his wife and a three-year-old daughter in the massive flooding in Kankai River Last Friday.
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Fresh tension erupted in Darjeeling, India, after cadres of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) tried to disrupt the Cabinet meeting of Darjeeling state government on Thursday.
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An Indian man was arrested in possession of 15 human skull parts from Kakadbhitta in Jhapa on Monday night.
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Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) has decided to sell 8,000 tonnes of rice offered by Bangladesh for earthquake survivors after it started to rot.
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After a hiatus of five years, one of the most acclaimed directors in Kollywood, Tulsi Ghimire, has returned to the Nepali cinema with Darpan Chhaya 2, which released on Friday. Although the film borrows its name from 2001’s blockbuster romantic drama, Ghimire reiterates that it is not a sequel to the former.
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