Darjeeling: News

03 Apr 2024


This small town in Darjeeling has several classic Land Rovers

Nestled near the Nepal border in northern India, the small town of Manebhanjyang in Darjeeling is home to a surprising collection of classic Land Rovers.

19 Oct 2023

Travel And Tourism

Check out India's most stunning railway stations

India is renowned for its vast and extensive railway network.

29 Mar 2023

Travel And Tourism

5 ropeways in India with the most stunning views

Taking a ride in a ropeway or cable car is one of the best ways to maximize your travel experience and explore the city.

03 Feb 2023

Valentine's Day

5 romantic road trips to take this Valentine's Day

A special gift for your loved one is enough to make the day of love extra special and romantic.

25 Nov 2022


5 overrated honeymoon destinations to avoid in India

As weddings are lighting up every nook and cranny of the country, newlyweds are looking for some honeymoon destinations to spend some quality time.

03 Nov 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 enthralling trails in Darjeeling for a hike

Famed for its picture-perfect landscapes, misty dense forests, quaint houses, and happy-go-lucky people, Darjeeling is among the most beautiful places in India.

21 Jul 2022


5 places in India to enjoy hot air balloon rides

If you have the long-held bucket list of flying high up in the sky in a gigantic and colorful hot air balloon, then it's time to fulfill your dream and float amongst the fluffy clouds.

14 Jul 2022

West Bengal

Momo Mia! After puchkas, Mamata Banerjee makes momos in Darjeeling

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has yet again become the 'talk of the town,' this time for her momo-making skills.

29 Apr 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 offbeat places you must visit near Darjeeling

Planning to visit the Eastern Himalayas this summer? The first name to come to your mind must be Darjeeling, especially if you are from West Bengal.

21 Apr 2022


Top 5 wedding destinations in east India

Wondering where to host your destination wedding?

12 Apr 2022


5 popular monasteries worth visiting in India

India has some exceptionally stunning Buddhist monasteries that are worth a visit.

21 Jan 2022


5 places in India to enjoy a work vacation

While working from home sounds like an exciting idea, it isn't all that fun.

02 Jan 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 amazing things to do in Darjeeling

Darjeeling, situated in India's eastern state of West Bengal, at the foothills of the Himalayas, has a rich local culture and beautiful landscapes.

31 Dec 2021


5 things to do in Kalimpong

Located in the northern region of Darjeeling in West Bengal, Kalimpong is a beautiful hill station surrounded by stunning lakes, peaceful monasteries, enchanting mountains, and lush green gardens.

03 Sep 2021


Bhargav Saikia to direct multi-lingual horror-fantasy feature film 'Bokshi'

Filmmaker Bhargav Saikia on Friday announced that he will direct a multi-lingual horror-fantasy feature film titled Bokshi.

06 Jan 2020


All you need to know about your favorite drink, chai

Did you know that not every tea is chai?

14 Jul 2019


Darjeeling Himalayan Railway's UNESCO 'World Heritage' status now under threat

The UNESCO "World Heritage" tag of the 140-year-old Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), also popularly known as the toy train, is under threat due to the Indian authorities' continuing failure to conserve the same.

29 Dec 2017

West Bengal

To revive its tea industry, West Bengal sheds anti-business image

The West Bengal government under Mamata Banerjee has often faced criticism for failing to attract investments.

15 Dec 2017


#InternationalTeaDay: Celebrating the 'Ek Cup Chai' we can't do without

Did you know that not every tea is chai?

Darjeeling crisis: SC allows troop withdrawal, Centre scores over Mamata!

Reprimanding the Mamata Banerjee-led WB government, SC allowed the Centre to withdraw seven companies of the Central Armed Paramilitary forces (CAPF) from the troubled Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts.

18 Oct 2017

Calcutta High Court

Darjeeling crisis: Mamata vindicated as Calcutta HC stays forces' removal

The Calcutta HC put a stay on the Centre's decision of pulling out 10 of 15 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) deployed in strife-torn Darjeeling.

13 Oct 2017

Mamata Banerjee

Darjeeling: Cops killed, injured in clashes with GJM supporters

At least one policeman was killed and four injured in clashes with supporters of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) in Darjeeling's Takvar.

09 Sep 2017


Sikkim bears the brunt of Darjeeling's months-long Gorkhaland agitation

The Gorkhaland movement in Darjeeling has taken a toll on neighboring Sikkim. Earlier, the northeastern state capitalized on its popularity as a tourist destination, but the industry is now breaking down.

01 Sep 2017


Gorkhaland: GJM ends shutdown but only until the next talks

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has decided to end the 72-day shutdown in the Darjeeling hills.

09 Jul 2017


Darjeeling unrest continues: Gorkhaland protesters attack World Heritage Site

Intensifying agitation for statehood, protesters in Darjeeling torched a Trinamool Congress party office and a police vehicle and attacked the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a World Heritage Site.