Sikkim

Up close at Nathu La

Oftener than not, the outsiders end up with the land (and political power) while the original owners are left holding the song or the story.

published on : 13th March 2022

Delhi city to have tree adoption policy soon

Resident welfare associations, schools, colleges, eco-clubs, non-government organisations etc. will be encouraged to adopt such trees.

published on : 6th March 2022

Sikkim government to provide Rs 20,000 each to all non-working mothers: CM Prem Singh Tamang

Sikkim CM Prem Singh Tamang announced that the state government will implement the 'Aama Yojna' for non-working mothers and Bahini scheme for girl students.

published on : 5th March 2022

Bist stars with all-round show as Nagaland defeat Sikkim 

Nagaland rode on veteran wicketkeeper-batter Chetan Bist's all-round show to down Sikkim by six wickets in their Ranji Trophy.

published on : 20th February 2022

Sikkim Police arrests man for killing girlfriend in Gangtok hotel

The police arrested Kumar Gyaneshwar Singh who was on the run for a month after murdering his 26-year-old girlfriend and brought him to Gangtok on Tuesday night.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Sikkim Tourism Minister BS Panth contracts COVID-19

Sikkim Tourism Minister BS Panth on Sunday said he has tested positive for coronavirus and is in home isolation.

published on : 9th January 2022

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Nafees Siddique grabs 6/39 in dream debut for Meghalaya against Manipur

Siddique bowled a fine new ball spell to rattle Manipur's top-order and reduce the opponent to 28/5 inside nine overs in their chase of 259 as their decision to field first backfired.

published on : 11th December 2021

Earthquake of 4.3 magnitude hits Sikkim

The earthquake occurred at 9.50 pm and was recorded at a depth of 6 kilometres, the National Centre for Seismology said.

published on : 7th November 2021

Sikkim sees record tourist footfall, CM Prem Singh Tamang urges people not to travel amid landslides

Over 22,000 domestic tourists and 651 foreign travellers visited the state over the last week, Tourism Department officials said.

published on : 21st October 2021

Death toll due to rainfall rises to 52 in Uttarakhand; rain fury in Uttar Pradesh, Bengal and Sikkim

The National Disaster Response Force said it has rescued hundreds from the flood-affected areas of Uttarakhand.

published on : 20th October 2021

Sikkim logs 40 new COVID-19 cases, death toll at 386

The recovery rate among the coronavirus patients in the state stood at 96.8 per cent.

published on : 26th September 2021

Sikkim declares 'Katley' as state fish

An official of the fisheries dept said that Katley was names a state fish to highlight the importance of the fish and to give emphasis to its conservation measures.

published on : 19th September 2021

Football icon and HSP chief Bhaichung Bhutia demands Inner Line Permit in Sikkim

Bhutia, the national football icon, said most Northeast states with international borders have the ILP in place and Sikkim should also have it.

published on : 20th August 2021

Indian Army, Chinese PLA establish new hotline in Sikkim

The inauguration was attended by ground commanders of the respective Armies and a message of friendship and harmony was exchanged through the Hotline, Indian Army added.

published on : 1st August 2021

In one-day session, Sikkim Assembly passes bill to set up Buddhist university

The supplementary demands for grants amounting to Rs 45,123.63 lakh were also passed by the House on Monday when the session was held just for a day in view of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 22nd September 2020
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