Category Archives: Sikkim

Moderate intensity eartquake in Assam, neighbouring areas

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale hit Assam and its neighbouring areas yesterday. The quake hit at 3.31 PM and was at a depth of 120 km in the region of Myanmar with its epicentre at ...Read More

Sikkim: State gets Samdruptse to Rock Garden Ropeway

Yet another achievement has been added in the list of achievements of the state under SDF Government as Speaker of Sikkim Legislative Assembly  K.N.Rai inaugurated the Passenger Ropeway (Section ll) in Namchi, South Sikkim accompanied by Tourism Minister Ugen T ...Read More

Railways to invest Rs 7,000 crore in northeast

AGARTALA: The Railways will invest Rs 7,000 crore in the current fiscal (2016-17) to develop its network in the seven northeastern states, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday. "In 2014-15, the railway ministry invested Rs 2,702 crore for (this ...Read More

Railways to invest Rs 7,000 crore in northeast states

Agartala: The Railways will invest Rs 7,000 crore in the current fiscal (2016-17) to develop its network in the seven northeastern states, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday. "In 2014-15, the railway ministry invested Rs 2,702 crore for (this ...Read More

Sikkim’s new scheme to recycle used milk and curd pouches

GANGTOK: Sikkim’s Organic Mission recently made roaring headlines in the country where Sikkim was declared as the first Organic State of India by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri. Narendra Modi. Sikkim’s organic mission was all praised by the Hon’ble PM ...Read More

5 road trips you must take in Northeast India

Northeast India is blessed with several offbeat long-distance routes that offer a magical combination of virgin forests, mountain views, winding highways and lanes, stunning tea gardens and sanctuaries and national parks. If you're the adventurous type who prefers to hit ...Read More

Meet Megha Nidhi Dahal, 1st from Sikkim to clear UPSC in General category

Megha Nidhi Dahal (29) from Lingmoo, South Sikkim is an IAS Officer currently posted as Assistant Commissioner at Jorhat district of Assam. He secured possibly the highest all India ranking for a Sikkimese in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) ...Read More

Sikkim: Singer Prakash Sundas Sakib wins North East Got Talent-2

GANGTOK: Prakash Sundas Sakib (30), from Sikkim is the winner of North East Got Talent-2 which has held from 26th – 31st July 2016 at Guwahati. The grand finale took place at Jyoti Chitraban , Kahilipara, Guwahati yesterday evening where ...Read More

6 Classics of Indigenous Literature from Northeast India you should know

The native, vernacular literature of North East India is very rich. Here is a list of 6 books that not only won accolades but also are literary landmarks. It is indeed a bit difficult to lay your hands on or ...Read More