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16 Army personnel killed after their truck falls into gorge in North Sikkim

Defence minister Rajnath Singh said he was deeply pained by the loss of lives of Indian Army personnel due to a road accident

24 Dec 2022 9:16 AM

Coronavirus skips Sikkim: North Eastern state yet to record a single case

Officials attribute this remarkable achievement to a slew of proactive measures since March 5.

14 May 2020 4:38 PM

‘Deeply disappointed with Citizenship Bill’: Bhaichung Bhutia

'This bill is surely a way of diluting Article 371F in long run,' the former Indian football team captain said.

10 Dec 2019 5:56 PM

Sikkim CM wins from Poklok Kamrang seat, BJP bags Martam

The Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) founder defeated his nearest rival Moses Rai of the Sikkim Democratic Front.

24 Oct 2019 1:45 PM

Justice Goswami sworn in as new Chief Justice of Sikkim HC

He was administered the oath of office by Governor Ganga Prasad at the New Raj Bhavan here.

15 Oct 2019 2:51 PM


BJP ties up with SKM for Oct 21 Sikkim bypolls

Bypolls were necessitated after legislators who had won two Assembly seats vacated one.

29 Sep 2019 2:19 PM

PS Golay sworn in as new Sikkim Chief Minister

The 51-year-old Golay was administered the oath of office by Governor at a function at Paljor Stadium at 10 am, the source said.

27 May 2019 9:47 AM

Sikkim CM, Chinese envoy meet to discuss border trade along Nathula corridor

Chamling also expressed his desire to visit China to gain insights on various issues.

11 May 2019 1:53 PM

Demonetisation good for economy in the long run: HDFC's Aditya Puri

Puri said the demonetisation has brought more money into the financial system which will boost economy on long-term basis.

01 Apr 2019 2:26 PM

HDFC Bank to add 100 branches in Northeast

As of December 31, 2018 HDFC network in Northeast region comprised 126 branches and 203 ATMs.

31 Mar 2019 4:10 PM


2019 LS polls: BJP, SKM form alliance in Sikkim

On Friday, SKM leaders with BJP state leaders came to meet Ram Madhav and finalised the understanding between both the parties.

08 Mar 2019 1:42 PM

PM Modi turns photographer, clicks serene and splendid pictures of Sikkim

Prime Minister Narendra Modi used adjectives 'enchanting and incredible' to describe Sikkim.

24 Sep 2018 2:29 PM

PM Modi inaugurates Sikkim's first airport in Paykong

'Work is progressing at high pace to strengthen both, infrastructural and emotional connectivity to Sikkim and the Northeast,' the PM said.

24 Sep 2018 1:31 PM

Sikkim tourism shot up by 77 pc to record 14.25L in 2017

Tourist footfall would be few lakh more if strike in Darjeeling Hills last year had not spoiled festival mood, says tourism dept official.

13 May 2018 2:47 PM

Sikkim: Do you know what 'namaste' is, Sitharaman asks Chinese troops

The light-hearted exchange saw Sitharaman greeting them 'Namaste', as the Chinese troops responded with the greeting, 'Ni Hao'.

08 Oct 2017 4:48 PM


Nirmala Sitharaman visits Nathu La on China border by road

Sitharaman was accorded a guard of honor on her arrival at Nathu La.

08 Oct 2017 6:19 AM

After reports of developments in Doklam, Defence Minister makes aerial survey

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is on a day-long visit to Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim.

07 Oct 2017 5:56 PM

GJM stir: Centre needs to intervene, will move SC otherwise, says Sikkim CM

Chamling also said that Sikkim has already borne a loss of over Rs 60,000 crore while people in need of medical care were being affected.

09 Jul 2017 11:56 AM

Sikkim CM supports demand for Gorkhaland

The three decades of agitation has “claimed over 1000 lives and caused incalculable loss of property”, he said.

23 Jun 2017 4:57 AM

GJM delegation meets Rijiju, submits memorandum demanding Gorkhaland state

The union minister of State for home affairs is in Gangtok for the International Day of Yoga celebrations.

21 Jun 2017 9:45 AM