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ACMCC stands by its demand for a separate board in Darjeeling
Darjeeling, News, North Bengal
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ACMCC stands by its demand for a separate board in Darjeeling

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 22, 2017

A section of the Christian community of Darjeeling, under the aegis of the All Christian Minority Central Committee (ACMCC), yesterday passed a resolu...

India’s 1st hill station bicycle only path in Darjeeling
Darjeeling, Entertainment, News
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India’s 1st hill station bicycle only path in Darjeeling

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 21, 2017

Darjeeling has opened the country’s first hill station bicycle path, with views of the world’s highest mountains as cycling grows in popularity am...

Darjeeling remembers a National freedom fighter
Darjeeling, News, North Bengal
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Darjeeling remembers a National freedom fighter

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 04, 2017

A forgotten freedom fighter: Bhabaniprasad Bhattacharya was born in Joydevpur, Dhaka. He joined in revolutionary organisation in his student life. He ...

Darjeeling’s martyr Aniket Gurung’s funeral with state honours
Darjeeling, News, North Bengal
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Darjeeling’s martyr Aniket Gurung’s funeral with state honours

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 04, 2017

Aniket Gurung, who sacrificed their lives at the border of the country was cremated with state honours was in Darjeeling. Aniket was a young Indian so...

15 Highlights of Union Budget 2017
Darjeeling, Entertainment, General
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15 Highlights of Union Budget 2017

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 02, 2017

1)Reduction of Tax Rate: Argument is made that if nominal rate of taxation is kept at a lower slab, more people will prefer to come within the tax rat...

Kurseong to receive new shine
Darjeeling, Entertainment, News
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Kurseong to receive new shine

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 02, 2017

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the state would develop the house at Giddepahar in Kurseong into a tourism spot. The house is where N...

Darjeeling faces serious problems due to Demonetisation
Darjeeling, News, North Bengal
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Darjeeling faces serious problems due to Demonetisation

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 02, 2017

Demonetisation has compelled many farmers to sell their seasonal produce without making profits. Be it Chhattisgarh’s tomato produce or Darjeeli...

Unused Postcards 110 Years Old of Darjeeling & Calcutta available for sale 
Darjeeling, Entertainment, News
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Unused Postcards 110 Years Old of Darjeeling & Calcutta available for sale 

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 01, 2017

Ten black-and-white unused postcards showcase and Calcutta are available for sale over the internet. Darjeeling began to attain prominence around 1850...

Darjeeling’s toy train might become even more classy.
Darjeeling, Entertainment, News
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Darjeeling’s toy train might become even more classy.

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 01, 2017

You may soon be boarding an ultra luxury toy train from Siliguri to Darjeeling. Marking the beginning of corporate participation in running railways,...

Tallest Saraswati Idol
Darjeeling, Entertainment, Jalpaiguri
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Tallest Saraswati Idol

BY SILIGURI TIMES CORRESPONDENT - Feb 01, 2017

Today, Siliguri witnessed the tallest Saraswati idol of North Bengal. And it is not made by any millionaire or any of the renowned educational institu...