Category Archives: Sikkim

Northeast India gets its 1st and only PO Passport Seva Kendra in Assam!

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SILCHAR, March 26: A Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) was inaugurated in Silchar on Saturday. This is the first and only POPSK in the northeast, said Guwahati's regional passport officer John Mai. The POPSK will cover Barak Valley and ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW- This country will become the 1st to get rid of all school subjects!

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Finland’s education system is considered among the finest in the world, as the country produces some of the world’s most intelligent and evolved students. What deserves the greatest attention, however, is the minimalist approach the Finnish education system takes. The ...Read More

Earth Hour: Everything you need to know about why lights go off for 1 hour!

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March 25: At 8.30 tonight lights will go off in over 7,000 cities across the globe for one hour. The skyline will turn dark as the world will observe the Earth Hour. Thousands of landmarks across the landmasses will plunge in ...Read More

Sikkim: Five more ST seats to be added to State Assembly!

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Gangtok, Mar 25 : The number of reserved seats for Scheduled Tribes (ST) in the Sikkim Assembly will go up from 12 to 17, with the National Commission for Schedule Tribes (NCST) approving the proposal for the same, according to ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW– This man from Northeast is India’s first sportsperson to become state CM!

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Manipur’s Nongthombam Biren Singh is the India’s first sportsperson to become a Chief Minister of a state. The former National footballer, who is the 12th Chief Minister of Manipur,  and also the first BJP CM confessed that he considered 2017 ...Read More

Earthquake rocks Northeast India, parts of Myanmar!

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Shillong, March 25: An earthquake, measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale, rocked India's Northeastern states and parts of Myanmar on Saturday, an official said. There were no reports of any casualties or damage. The tremor was felt at 7.05 a.m. with ...Read More

An eccentric case; 12-year-old becomes the youngest father in India!

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 In a bizarre incident, a 12-year-old boy is likely to be the 'youngest father' in India after police, with the assistance of DNA profiling confirmed the paternity of a four- month-old girl, whose 17-year-old mother is the boy’s relative. The ...Read More

Sikkim: National Commission for Scheduled Tribes approves five ST seats in Sikkim assembly

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GANGTOK, MARCH 23 2017: The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) on Thursday approved a proposal for five additional seats for tribals in Sikkim assembly, a statement said. “In its meeting held in New Delhi today (Thursday), the Commission approved ...Read More

Sikkim: Meet Sofiyum, a one of a kind Lepcha Folk band from Gangtok!

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Sikkim, March 23:  A Lepcha Folk band- Sofiyum is the first of its kind Lepcha folk fusion band based at Gangtok. It was formed in the year 2011, with a common love for fusing traditional Lepcha folk songs with contemporary ...Read More


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