Category Archives: Sikkim

Tshering Lhamu Lepcha, reviving ethnic fashion in Sikkim

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Tshering Lhamu Lepcha alias Tshela, 29-year-old daughter of Phurden and Pemkit Lepcha of Khamdong in East Sikkim holds a master’s degree in Sociology and Library Sciences and is currently employed as Assistant Librarian in the office of Election Commission of ...Read More

In conversation with Chirom Indira who created history in the handloom Sector of Northeast India

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For the first time in the history of Indian Hand loom,  Chirom Indira from Thangmeiband Lairenhanjaba Leikai, Imphal, Manipur was selected for National Award for the year 2015 by Development Commissioner for Hand looms, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India for her invaluable contribution ...Read More

Airlines’ discount on fares may attract Northeast travelers from all over the country

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With a number of domestic airlines coming into the forefront to provide service to the passengers, it is only inevitable that they use certain strategies to attract a section or a group of passengers through discounts ad offers, not only ...Read More

Can India tap Northeast’s architectural know-how to minimize the impending Earthquake disaster?

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A mega earthquake is overdue in the Northeast. Can India tap into the region’s architectural know-how to minimize the disaster? August has brought a series of earthquakes to India and its neighbourhood. In the last few weeks the earth has shaken in ...Read More

Football: NEUFC start pre-season with a loss in Dubai

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The Highlanders have started their pre-season campaign with a loss. They went 2-1 down to Emirates club, a club in the United Arab Emirates club. Fans have been hoping that this will be the year NEUFC make their mark in ...Read More

The 5 best players from the Northeast in the ISL

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There is no denying that the Northeast has become the best scouting ground for football in the country. There are an innumerable number of players who are making a name for themselves. Here is a list of five who are ...Read More

Three-day Northeast cultural, Rock and EDM fest in Shillong next week

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SHILLONG: The three-day festival which will be held in Shillong from the September 15th - 17th is being presented by Exploring Shillong Magazine. The three-day festival will showcase various activities and talents ranging from dance to songs such as cultural dance, ...Read More

The ‘Momo Revolution’ in Northeast India

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 What do you love most about monsoons? Well, before answering that please keep aside any Bollywood-ised notion you might have of these winds (read: singing and dancing in the rain with your beloved). Done that? OK. Are you at a ...Read More

5 special songs dedicated to every teacher, Happy Teacher’s Day!

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Teacher's Day is an annual event to celebrate the dedication, commitment and sacrifices of teachers who have given their lives teaching. They have contributed significantly towards the growth and progress of a society. All the sleepless nights reading and preparing notes merely ...Read More


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