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Amid heavy rainfall, landslides block national highways in West Bengal's Darjeeling

Amid heavy rainfall, landslides block national highways in West Bengal's Darjeeling

Multiple landslides due to heavy rain have resulted in the closing of a stretch of a national highway that connects Sikkim with Darjeelin...Read More

DRI seizes gold worth Rs 2.65 cr  smuggled from West Bengal to Sikkim

DRI seizes gold worth Rs 2.65 cr smuggled from West Bengal to Sikkim

Around 4,980 grams of gold was seized by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Wednesday while being smuggled from West Bengal...Read More

Amid Indo-China tensions, Indian Army rescues Chinese citizens in Sikkim

Amid Indo-China tensions, Indian Army rescues Chinese citizens in Sikkim

New Delhi: The Indian Army extended a helping hand to three Chinese citizens who lost their way in the Plateau area of North Sikkim at an...Read More

Sonam Tshering Lepcha passes away at 92 - All you need to know about the prolific folk musician

Sonam Tshering Lepcha passes away at 92 - All you need to know about the prolific folk musician

Sonam Tshering Lepcha, an Indian folk musician, composer and lyricist passed on Thursday at the age of 92. PM Modi took to Twitter to exp...Read More

Sikkim reports first Covid death

Sikkim reports first Covid death

Gangtok: Sikkim on Sunday reported its first coronavirus death with an elderly man succumbing to the disease at a state-run hospital, a h...Read More

After Galwan Valley clash, now undated video of  Indo-China fistfight emerges allegedly from Sikkim

After Galwan Valley clash, now undated video of Indo-China fistfight emerges allegedly from Sikkim

Yet another video of Indian Army and Chinese PLA soldiers engaging in fisticuffs is doing the rounds, this time close to north Sikkim bor...Read More

What was the Kejriwal govt ad on Sikkim that stoked such a huge controversy?

What was the Kejriwal govt ad on Sikkim that stoked such a huge controversy?

On Saturday, an advertisement for recruitment of civil defence volunteers by the Delhi government stoked a controversy after it referred ...Read More

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BSNL staffer axedRehana Fathima, who shot to ‘fame’ in October 2018 when she was forced to abandon her plan to pray at the Sabarimala tem...Read More

Avalanche hits Lugnak La region in Sikkim, search for one missing soldier on

Avalanche hits Lugnak La region in Sikkim, search for one missing soldier on

On Tuesday, an avalanche hit Lugnak La region in Sikkim. As per initial reports authorities have started search operations for one missin...Read More

4 Indian soldiers, 7 Chinese injured during confrontation along India-China boundary in Sikkim: Report

4 Indian soldiers, 7 Chinese injured during confrontation along India-China boundary in Sikkim: Report

On Saturday, five Indian and seven Chinese soldiers were injured during a confrontation along the India-China boundary in Sikkim.Accordin...Read More

'Disciplined' North East emerges as model of COVID-19 management: Jitendra Singh

'Disciplined' North East emerges as model of COVID-19 management: Jitendra Singh

The eight northeastern states - Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura and Assam - have been following...Read More

Coronavirus Fact Check: Don't believe WhatsApp, Modi govt hasn't declared holidays in Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP and Sikkim

Coronavirus Fact Check: Don't believe WhatsApp, Modi govt hasn't declared holidays in Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP and Sikkim

A fake circular making the rounds on Friday had claimed that holiday was being declared until the 21st of March.

'By 2022 capitals of Sikkim, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland will get Rail network': President Kovind addresses Parliament ahead of Budget session

'By 2022 capitals of Sikkim, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland will get Rail network': President Kovind addresses Parliament ahead of Budget session

Talking about the reforms carried out by the Centre in the past five years at the grassroots level, President said.

Indian Army to the rescue: Helps 1,700 tourists stranded in Sikkim

Indian Army to the rescue: Helps 1,700 tourists stranded in Sikkim

They were stranded in the midway at various points along Jawaharlal Nehru road as the motorable stretch was blocked by snow.

107-year-old woman casts vote in Sikkim

107-year-old woman casts vote in Sikkim

Gangtok: Sumitra Rai, a 107-year-old woman, on Thursday became Sikkim’s oldest registered voter to exercise franchise in the Lok Sabha el...Read More

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 – Phase 1: Polling for 91 constituencies begins

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 – Phase 1: Polling for 91 constituencies begins

New Delhi: Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of ...Read More

Sikkim, Dawn of Democracy by GBS Sindhu: Review

Sikkim, Dawn of Democracy by GBS Sindhu: Review

Book: Sikkim: Dawn of Democracy

Why are national parties shunned in Sikkim?

Why are national parties shunned in Sikkim?

Gangtok: Creating political space in Sikkim has become nearly impossible for national parties, with the country’s ruling BJP also failing...Read More

Adrenaline junkie? Try riding on the most challenging motorable roads in the country!

Adrenaline junkie? Try riding on the most challenging motorable roads in the country!

Follow Nikita Chawla as she takes you on the highest motor-able roads in the country which will up your adrenaline

Sikkim: More than 2,900 tourists stranded due to heavy snowfall; Army carry out rescue operations

Sikkim: More than 2,900 tourists stranded due to heavy snowfall; Army carry out rescue operations

Gangtok: As many as 2,946 tourists are stranded in Sikkim due to heavy snowfall which is hindering vehicular movement, an official said o...Read More

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