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Senior SDF leader BS Panth quits party in Sikkim

In a major blow to the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF), party vice president and Deputy Speaker to the Sikkim Legislative Assembly, BS Panth...

SKM accuses ruling SDF of displaying confusing hoardings across Gangtok

The Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) on Friday accused the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) of displaying confusing hoardings across Gangtok saying that the award...

Sikkim celebrates Dashain

Sikkim celebrated Dashain of Dussehra, Dashain is one of the biggest and longest Hindu festivals in Sikkim and carries cultural and religious significance. It is...

Pawan Chamling honoured with FAO award for Sikkim becoming world’s first 100 pc organic...

Chief Minister Pawan Chamling received the UN Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) Future Policy Gold Award for Sikkim's achievement in becoming the first totally...

River tragedy in Sikkim; car with 4 persons on board plunges into Teesta river

In yet another river tragedy reported from the region, a private vehicle tumbled into river Teesta in Sikkim killing one and injuring three persons...

History scripted in Hill State, first flight lands in Sikkim’s Pakyong airport

The picturesquely aesthetic hill state of Sikkim scripted history today as the first flight from Kolkata landed at around 1:24 PM in the Prime...

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints Professor Avinash Khare as Sikkim University VC

President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Professor Avinash Khare as the new Vice Chancellor of Sikkim University for a term of 5 years. Noteworthy mentioning...

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Sikkim’s first airport in Pakyong today

Sikkim got its first airport on Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the  airport in Pakyong, about 30 kms from the capital city of...

Sikkim’s Pakyong airport inauguration deferred by a day to September 24

The inauguration of Sikkim’s Pakyong airport has been rescheduled to September 24 from September 23. According to official sources, Prime Minister Modi will arrive Gangtok...

State Civil Aviation minister visits Pakyong airport ahead of inauguration

The state of Sikkim is all set to get its first airport and just before the big day of inauguration, State Civil Aviation minister...