Tamang

  • Watch this artist transform herself into Aishwarya Rai and Jennifer Lawrence using only make-up March 31, 2014

    Promise Tamang Phan, who calls herself the 'Human Chameleon' or 'Mystique' on her YouTube channel has a series of make-up transformation videos that are simply amazing. She uses makeup to transform herself into celebrities. "I started using make-up when I was in Middle school.I never went to a Beauty school....
  • Madan Tamang murder case: Five accused surrender in local court September 5, 2013

    Darjeeling: Five persons accused in the murder of prominent Gorkha leader and All-India Gorkha League president Madan Tamang in 2010 on Monday surrendered in a local court in Darjeeling. The five, all members of the GJM's student wing Vidyarthi Morcha, have been remanded in 14 days' judicial custody, Assistant Public Prosecutor...
  • GJM calls 48-hour shut down in Darjeeling to condemn arrest of its leaders August 22, 2013

    The GJM, demanding a Gorkhaland state, on Thursday called a fresh 48-hour shut down in Darjeeling from August 24 after the arrest of two of its top leaders, even though the Calcutta High Court has expressed displeasure at violation of its order holding such bandhs illegal. "The Hills will be closed...
  • Top GJM leaders arrested, normal life hit in Darjeeling August 22, 2013

    Two top GJM leaders, including an executive member of Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA), were arrested in Darjeeling on Wednesday in connection with old cases of arson pending against them, the police said. Benoy Tamang, assistant secretary of GJM and an executive member in-charge of Information and Culture Department of GTA, was...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter: SC dismisses PP Pandey's petition July 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a petition by the Additional Director General of Gujarat Police PP Pandey challenging the state high court's order by which it had handed over to the CBI the investigation into Ishrat Jahan and her associates' staged shootout killing, and directed registration of...
  • Salgaocar beat Sporting Clube De Goa 2-0, Prayag win in Junior I-League March 11, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Salgaocar FC defeated Sporting Clube De Goa 2-0 to top the points table while Prayag United tasted their first success defeating United Sikkim FC 2-1 in Group A matches of the 6th Junior (U-20) I-League tournament at JRD Tata Sports Complex on Monday. In the first match, Prayag United...
  • Prayag United defeat United Sikkim 2-1 March 11, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Match day seven of the sixth edition of the Under-20 I-League saw two exciting encounters being played at the J.R.D. Tata Sports Complex here on Monday. In the first match, Prayag United defeated a struggling United Sikkim FC 2-1. Prayag United took the lead through a strike from Bidhan...
  • Five accused in Madan Tamang murder case arrested February 16, 2013

    Darjeeling: Five persons, accused in the murder of former All-India Gorkha League president Madan Tamang, were arrested by the Central Bureau of Invstigation from a hotel in Darjeeling. The five suspects had escaped after Tamang, a prominent Gorkha leader, was brutally murdered on May 21, 2010 by an armed mob...
  • Nepal: Man jailed for 170 years for trafficking July 12, 2012

    Kathmandu: In an unprecedented case, a 37-year-old man in Nepal was sentenced to 170 years in jail for trafficking teenaged girls to Indian brothels. The Sidhupalchowk District Court on Wednesday sentenced Bajir Singh Tamang of Shikharpur village to 170 years in jail after convicting him of selling six teenaged girls...
  • CBI to take control of Ishrat fake encounter case January 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team constituted to probe Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case is set to take control of the investigation from Thursday. The case was transferred to the crime branch after SIT had lodged a complaint declaring that the encounter was fake. The CBI so...
  • CBI registers FIR in Ishrat Jahan encounter case December 17, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered an FIR in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case with the CBI's Mumbai Special Crime Unit on Saturday. Three days ago, the CBI had received the official complaint from the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the case. Those accused are in the report...
  • Bandh relief for Darjeeling August 24, 2010

    Darjeeling: Relief has come Darjeeling's way as the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) suspended its bandh on Tuesday. This came after the police assured GJM members that their leader Nicole Tamang — one of the prime accused in the killing of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang — would be traced and arrested. The outfit's...
  • GJM calls for Darjeeling bandh after leader fled August 22, 2010

    New Delhi: Hours after Nicole Tamang, one of the prime accused in the killing of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, fled from the CID custody, the Gorkha Jan Mukti Morcha (GJM) has called for a bandh starting from Sunday. The GJM, the outfit to which Tamang belonged, have set a 24 hours...
  • GJM leader Nicole Tamang flees from CID custody August 22, 2010

    Siliguri: Nicole Tamang, one of the prime accused in the killing of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, president of the Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League, has fled from CID custody. Nicole Tamang was being held at a CID camp near Siliguri after being remanded to two week police custody by a Darjeeling court. Nicole...
  • Gorkha leader held in killing of Madan Tamang August 16, 2010

    Darjeeling: Nikal Tamang, one of the prime accused in the killing of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, president of the Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League, has been arrested by the West Bengal CID. So far, ten people have been arrested. Nikal Tamang’s mobile was found from the murder site. Nikal is the...
  • Thousands pay homage to slain Gorkha leader May 24, 2010

    Siliguri: Thousands of people in Darjeeling on Monday poured onto the streets braving rain to join the silent funeral procession of slain All India Gorkha League (AIGL) president Madan Tamang, sending out a clear signal of rejection to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha. The procession was taken out from Rhododendron-del, the residence...
  • GJM calls for bandh to show respect to Tamang May 24, 2010

    Siliguri (WB): Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM), which has been blamed for AIGL leader Madan Tamang's murder, has called a four-hour bandh in Darjeeling hills on Monday "as a mark of respect to Tamang during his funeral". GJM general secretary Roshan Giri said on Sunday that shops and other business establishments would...
  • FIR against top Gorkha leaders in Tamang murder May 23, 2010

    Siliguri: Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) President Bimal Gurung and its General Secretary Roshan Giri have been named in an FIR filed by the police in connection with the murder of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang. Charges of conspiracy have been brought against the two besides Gurung's wife Asha, the chief of...
  • FIR filed against GJM chief in Tamang case May 23, 2010

    Darjeeling: Darjeeling continued to be tense on Saturday, a day after the murder of Gorkha League leader Madan Tamang. FIRs have been registered against 11 people including the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung. The GJM has been accused of involvement in Tamang's killing. A massive protest rally was held...
  • Darjeeling tense; Tamang aides blame GJM May 21, 2010

    Kolkata: Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, president of the Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League, was stabbed to death in Darjeeling on Friday, leading to a spontaneous shutdown in the region. Tamang was one of the oldest voices for a separate Gorkha state. While the left parties are accusing the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM)...
  • Gorkha leader Madan Tamang killed in Darjeeling May 21, 2010

    Darjeeling: All India Gorkha League President Madan Tamang died on Friday after being allegedly attacked by Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) supporters in Darjeeling. Police say Tamang was attacked with sharp weapons and was being taken to Siliguri for further treatment when he succumbed to his injuries. "Tamang was attacked near Planters'...
  • Stapled visa: ace Indian shooter in trouble April 16, 2010

    New Delhi: Indian ace shooter Pemba Tamang, heading for Beijing for the Shooting World Cup, was stopped at the Mumbai airport Thursday night. This after the Chinese embassy issued him a stapled visa as he hailed from Arunachal Pradesh. Bonhomie in Brazil as Manmohan Singh and Hu Jintao side step contentious...
  • SC rejects to revive Tamang's report on Ishrat case October 6, 2009

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to revive an Ahmedabad judicial magistrate's report which had termed the killing of Thane girl Ishrat Jahan by a Gujarat Police team as a staged gunbattle. A bench of Justice B N Agrawal and Justice Aftab Alam, however, issued notice to the Gujarat...
  • Gujarat slams Chidambaram in Ishrat encounter case September 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Gujarat government on Tuesday slammed Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, a day after he told CNN-IBN that Narendra Modi's government had misused the Centre's affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan fake-encounter case. Gujarat Health & Family Welfare and Tourism Minister Jai Narayan Vyas told CNN-IBN that Centre's affidavit was used...
  • Ishrat's kin approach SC against Guj HC ruling September 17, 2009

    New Delhi: Ishrat Jahan's family has filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Thursday, challenging Gujarat High Court's judgement. The High Court had stayed action based on S P Tamang's inquiry report, which had busted the body of lies that Ishrat and her friends were members of Laskhar-e-Toiba and...
  • Ishrat killing: Chidambaram defends Govt affidavit September 11, 2009

    Washington: Defending the Central Government's affidavit on Mumbai girl Ishrat Jahan and three others who were alleged victims of extra-judicial killing, Home Minister P Chidambaram said such inputs are "not evidence or conclusive proof" and "are shared with states on a regular basis". "What is wrong with the affidavit? To the...
  • Ishrat case: PC says affidavit 'not conclusive proof' September 11, 2009

    Washington: Home Minister P Chidambaram has defended the central government's affidavit on the controversial killing of Mumbai girl Ishrat Jahan and three others in an alleged fake shootout saying it was "not evidence or conclusive proof". "What is wrong with the affidavit? To the best of my knowledge the affidavit says...
  • Breather for Modi govt, HC stays Ishrat report September 9, 2009

    Ahmedabad: A day after the Narendra Modi government was pushed on the back foot on the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, the Gujarat High Court has provided it a breather. The High Court on Wednesday stayed implementation of the magisterial report which blamed the Gujarat Police for faking the encounter of...
  • Watch: Encounter victim Ishrat's family demand justice September 9, 2009

    Ishrat Jahan's brother Anwar Raza, mother Shamima Bano as well as her uncle Abdul Rauf talk to CNN-IBN. ...
  • Guj govt denies Ishrat report; family seek justice September 8, 2009

    New Delhi: The ghost of the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter has come to haunt the Gujarat government. Five years later, an Ahmedabad metropolitan magistrate has said that the encounter was fake. The report blames Gujarat police encounter specialist D G Vanzara for masterminding the cold blooded murder. While the government...