Category Archives: Sikkim

Northeast India’s ‘Tokay Gecko Lizards’ being smuggled at high price !

 Illegal trade of the tokay gecko, a rare lizard often used in traditional Chinese medicine, is now fetching an even higher price on the international market. The reason? These lizards are proving valuable in space study, police sources say. Forest officials said the demand for these ...Read More

Nagaland :Women entrepreneurs shake fashion world ; establish new fashion line “The Daughters”

Nagaland : ‘The Daughters’ is a fashion line which is found by Nagaland’s own - Arinaro Longkumer and Vitsino Peseyie. The creator Vitsino did her course in Fashion Design and Merchandizing from the International Polytechnic for Women, Delhi. She interned ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW India’s 1st Cashless Island is situated in the Northeast!

Karang, a small lake island in Manipur, has become the country’s first cashless island. The Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology under its Digital India programme announced Karang as the first cashless island in India on Friday. Confirming it, ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW In 2017, every month will have a long weekend!

NEW DELHI: The festive season and winter break may be over but chronic vacationers don't need to despair. This year has several long weekends --on an average one every month-- which can enable quick getaways for the wanderlust-bitten. Travel companies ...Read More

Sikkim stands out among Northeast Indian states for National Award!

With Northeast Indian at he forefront of innumerable achievements to their credit, another state from the region has set an examplle for all other 7 states in the region. North Sikkim has been nominated for the award "Effective Community Engagement ...Read More

Here are Northeast India’s best locally brewed wine across the country!

India's local spirits have always been a favorite among the wine aficionados and  connoisseurs alike. The locally brewed flavors are a hit  which typically sets them apart from the drinks available at local bars. A look at some of these will give a glimpse ...Read More

World Bank signs agreement to finance “Nagaland Health Project” for US$ 48 million

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Nagaland : In a major boost to the healthcare sector of Nagaland, a financing agreement for IDA credit of US$ 48 million (equivalent) for the ‘ Nagaland Health Project’ was signed with the World Bank . The International Development Association (IDA) ...Read More

VIDEO: Watch the cruelty that Indian Army recruits are subject to in Training camps. Is this how we treat our defenders?

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Khasi folk Music to be flaunted in Nepal!

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The  entrancing essence of the Khasi folk music will be flaunted in Kathmandu, Nepal during the cultural exposition dubbed “ Days of Indian Culture in Nepal : Namaste Nepal”. The cultural exposition will mainly accentuate the diverse cultures of Northeast ...Read More

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