Category Archives: Sikkim

Sikkim: CM Pawan K Chamling to support Gorkhaland cause!

Gangtok June 22: Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling has come out in support of the demand for a separate Gorkhaland to be carved out of North Bengal hills. In a letter to Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday, Chamling wrote: ...Read More

A confident student and an aspiring model, meet Monika Subba, Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017 contestant!

June 22, 2017: As the day for the grand finale of “Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017”nears and the preparations underway in full swing, we bring to you exclusive interviews of the 17 contestants on a daily basis giving you an insight ...Read More

Northeast India gets its first ever Floating Solar Energy Centre in Assam!

MORIGAON, June 22, 2017 - As of the facts latest to October 2015, at least 300 million of India’s 1.25 billion people live without electricity. This has forced the government to make extra efforts to increase production capacity. While solar energy may ...Read More

Darjeeling unrest update: Police files fresh charges against GJM leader and his wife!

Life remained paralysed across Darjeeling Hills for the 11th consecutive day  on the demand for statehood for the Gorkhas, even as police filed fresh FIR against GJM supremo Bimal Gurung and his wife Asha for Saturday's violence at Singmari in ...Read More

Gorkhaland unrest cripples tea industry in Darjeeling!

The indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling hills has hit hard its famed tea industry with the premium quality ‘second flush’ tea leaves going waste causing heavy losses to the garden owners and putting at stake the livelihood of more than two ...Read More

India sets 24 new world records on International Yoga Day

June 21, 2017: Lauding the success of the World Yoga Day, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday informed that 24 new world records have been set on the grand occasion. Appreciating the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) efforts to make the ...Read More

From Veterinary Officer to an aspiring model, meet Prerna Baraily, Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017 contestant!

As the day for the grand finale of “Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017”nears and the preparations underway in full swing, we bring to you exclusive interviews of the 17 contestants on a daily basis giving you an insight of why they ...Read More

Sikkim’s Temi Tea Garden, a delight for tea lovers

Tea planters can expect good production in 2017 which might break previous year’s production of 9.50 million kg of made tea (orthodox tea). What can delight more to tea lovers in the aid of boosting tourism too? Sikkim’s only tea ...Read More

Darjeeling crisis: GJM pulls out of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration;political parties support demand!

Gangtok June 21: The Bimal Gurung-led Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Tuesday has decided  to pull out of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) after ruling it since 2012. Meanwhile, all 14 influential political parties and public organisations in the region ...Read More