Category Archives: Sikkim

Darjeeling Violence Update: 1 policeman, 1 GJM supporter killed in fresh clashes

DARJEELING, June 17: The fresh violence in Darjeeling on Saturday has claimed two lives-- one security forces member and one protester. Unrest in the Queens of Hills took an ugly turn after Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) supporters clashed with state ...Read More

Meet ‘Playwin Miss Sikkim 2017’ contestant Parmila Chhetri

June 17, 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 who will give ...Read More

DID YOU KNOW At 7000 ft, this is the smallest tourist town in Sikkim!

Jue 16, 2017: Ravangla or Rawangla or Ravongla is a small tourist town situated at an elevation of 7000 ft in South Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim. It is connected by state highway to other major towns in ...Read More

Researchers from Kerala & Maharashtra Institutes keen to develop Northeast Bio-resources

IMPHAL, June 16 2017: North East Region of India is a genetic treasure house of plants, animals and microbial resources. This region falls among the World’s top 10 Biodiversity Hotspots. Realising the importance and rich biodiversity of the North East ...Read More

Football: After all the drama AIFF drops Super League idea

June 16, 2017: The proposed new league which was to see teams of the ISL and four teams from the I-League fight it out has been ditched by the AIFF. In the last few months, much has been written about ...Read More

Darjeeling: a sitting time bomb as additional para-military forces deployed

Darjeeling, Friday, June 16, 2017: Arson continued in the Hills of Darjeeling for the second day today as suspected pro-Gorkhaland activists setting afire government property to retaliate police raid on GJM supremo Bimal Gurung's office, even as the Centre rushed 400 ...Read More

Meet Miss World Japan, Priyanka Yoshikawa as she is all set to explore a part of Northeast India!

Priyanka Yoshikawa who addresses herself as ''hafu'' for being born  to an Indian father and a Japanese mother considers being born with a biracial identity is a boon, as she experiences and learns the beauty of both the cultures . ...Read More

Chinese Claw in Northeast India Insurgency: An exposition on NE terror outfits

Even as the intensity of search patrolling and exchange of intelligence between the discretely placed sources and the defence personnel of the country has been increased, there is (still) more to a whiff of unfortunate events of these militants harbouring ...Read More

Darjeeling violence: Media vehicle set ablaze, stones pelted on security forces

DARJEELING, June 15 2017: Violence has broke out yet again in the scenic hill station of Darjeeling after a police station and a media vehicle were set ablaze allegedly by supporters of Gorkha Janamukti Morchaon Thursday morning. The incident happened ...Read More