Gangtok, December 5, 2017: Sikkim, second smallest state in India surrounded by Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal is the only state that allows lotteries, casinos and online gaming. Being the least populous state with a population just above six lakh according to the 2011 census, is outside the purview of Income tax. The State Bank of […]
GANGTOK, December 5, 2017: In a shocking incident, a woman was killed when an IOC tanker overturned and fell on her on the NH 10 under Rangpo police station area in East Sikkim. According to police sources it was informed that the incident took place at about 35kms away from the state capital where a tanker […]
Gangtok, December 2, 2017: Two Sikkimese youth Yougan Tamang and Sumitra Khatiwara got an opportunity to attend the Town Hall with Barack Obama at Nehru Memorial Library, New Delhi on December 1st. The two were selected and invited to attend the town hall along with 300 other young leaders of India. Former US President Barack Obama […]
Gangtok, December 2, 2017: The Sikkim High Court on Friday has ordered the state government to maintain status quo incase of Gurudwara Dongmar Sahib and listed the matter for further hearing on March 29, 2018. The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC), General Secretary, Mr. Manjinder Singh Sirsa said that the court has ordered status […]
GANGTOK, December 2, 2017: Union Civil Aviation Minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju today visited Sikkim’s greenfield airport at Pakyong and inspected its infrastructure and facilities. He also enquired about management of issues such as landslides near the airport, a state government official said. Raju later held a meeting with senior officers of the Airports Authority […]
GANGTOK, December 2, 2017: Sikkim is all set to host the All India Senior Ranking Badminton Tournament scheduled to be held from December 4-9 at the sports complex of Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology(SMIT), Majhitar. While mediapersons, BAS president C. Zangpo spoke on the importance of badminton which helps in the overall development of a […]
December 1, 2017 Living with HIV is not a joke, especially if the society around the patient is one that looks upon them in utter disgust instead of being supportive and helping them combat it with strength by providing them emotional support. In Northeast India, there are thousands (only as per statistics not inclusive of […]
Northeast India’s dream for Olympics not distant after National Muaythai Championship 2017 held in Meghalaya!
Northeast India is gradually setting a new benchmark after the national Muaythai Championship 2017 recently concluded in Meghalaya. A group of people from this part of the region have come together to become catalysts to take the regions's Muay Thai talents to a whole new level!
By Shweta Raj Kanwar | December 1, 2017 For the first time ever in its history, Meghalaya hosted the 3rd MBAI India National Muaythai & Muay Boran Championship, 2nd India National Pro-Am Muaythai Title Belt Championship, 2017 from November 2 to 5 at Shillong, Meghalaya in an attempt to bring the Muaythai talents from Northeast India into […]
SHILLONG, Dec 1, 2017: Fourteen wickets fell on the first day of the Meghalaya-Sikkim U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy zonal qualifier in Shillong today, with the host taking a commanding position. At the end of the opening day of the three-day match, Meghalaya are 129/4, leading by 15 runs, after 38 overs. Sikkim won the toss and […]