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Four women dies after relief van plunges into gorge in Darjeeling

Darjeeling | Tuesday, Sep 19 2017 IST

Four women were killed and five others sustained wounds after a food relief van plunged into a deep gorge at Sukiapokhari near here today. The ill fated van was among a fleet of four cars, retu

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Three die as car falls off cliff in Darjeeling

Darjeeling |Tuesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST

Three persons died while six were badly injured when a private vehicle carrying relief material fell off a cliff in West Bengal's Darjeeling district on Tuesday, police said.

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Three women killed as relief van plunges into gorge in Darjeeling

Darjeeling | Tuesday, Sep 19 2017 IST

Three women were killed and six others wounded after a food relief van plunged into a deep gorge at Sukiapokhari near here today. The ill fated van was among a fleet of four cars, returning afte

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Darjeeling tea planters asked to resume operations, give bonus

Kolkata |Monday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said tea garden owners in the Darjeeling hills have been asked to resume operations and pay bonus dues to workers for 2016-17.

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Of simplicity and ethereal beauty: Memories of growing up in a different Darjeeling (First Person)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 12:45:05 PM IST

"'When the wind is right and the cloud is gone, you can see down this road as far as Darjeeling,' I told her. 'But it is a long and difficult road, full of perils, and if a traveller on foot were to l

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