Category Archives: Sikkim

With a grateful heart and positive mind, Sikkim’s Sabnam is all set for ‘Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017’

-By Yougan Tamang 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, giving you an insight of why they are ...Read More

Northeast India to get Rs 2 lakh crore road projects by 2019

NEW DELHI, July 13: The Centre would initiate road projects in the north-east with an estimated expenditure of Rs 2 lakh crore by 2019, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Wednesday. Gadkari said that while projects with ...Read More

Northeast India Floods: Are low lying areas facing the brunt of climate change?

IMPHAL, July 12: The All Manipur Matam Isei Kanglup (AMMIK) contributed a sum of Rs. 1 Lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for assisting the flood affected people in the state. Though the water level of major rivers have ...Read More

Sikkim: Doka La face off may not see end until winter as India stands tall amidst crisis!

New Delhi: The standoff with China on the tri-junction in Bhutan near Sikkim border may well continue till winter, as India appears to be in no mood to budge from its position. Strategic analysts feel that India is at an ...Read More

Gorkhaland agitation: Injured GJM activist dies in Sikkim hospital!

July 11, 2017: A Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activist, who was allegedly injured during a clash with the police on Saturday, died at a hospital in Sikkim on Tuesday, the hospital sources said. Ashok Tamang, a resident of Darjeeling, received grievous ...Read More

CALL TO POETS: Here is your chance to feature your poems!

July 10, 2017: Are you a budding poet? Do you love to play with words to express your feelings? If yes then TNT-The Northeast Today is giving you a chance to publish your poems on our news web portal and ...Read More

CALL TO PHOTOGRAPHERS- Here is your chance to get featured!

July 10, 2017: Are you a budding photographer with a desire to showcase your work? If yes, then here is an opportunity for you to display your images in a digital platform and get noticed by more than half a ...Read More

The fallback of the Darjeeling agitation to Sikkim’s National Highway 10

The Queen of the Hills has been under stress for nearly a month and it has certainly affected neighbouring states as well if not directly but in an indirect manner. Social media posts have updated current events from Darjeeling in ...Read More

Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Sikkim: World’s largest treasury of old Tibetan books & manuscripts

This world-renowned centre for Buddhist philosophy and religion, the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology is situated in Deorali, to the south of central Gangtok. [caption id="attachment_90667" align="alignnone" width="610"] Image Courtesy: Darjeeling Tourism[/caption] The foundation stone of the institute was laid by ...Read More