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Sikkim govt announces incentives on cash crops

In some good news for the farmers, Sikkim Agriculture minister LN Sharma on Tuesday informed that the government will provide incentives on cash crops. The...

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh all set to visit Sikkim, celebrate Dussehra with troops

In a bid to boost the morale of the troops deployed against the People's Liberation Army (PLA) along the border with China, Defence Minister...

Sikkim to reopen for tourists from October 10

The Sikkim government has allowed hotels, homestays, and other tourism-related services to restart operations from 10 October, officials said on Saturday. The Himalayan state...

Sikkim cut off as major landslide hits NH10

Incessant rains over the past few days has aggravated the scenario in Sikkim and the neighboring areas of Darjeeling-Kalimpong. Rain triggered landslides and flash...

COVID-19: 7-day lockdown imposed in Gangtok from today

The week-long complete lockdown in Gangtok Municipal Corporation area has come into force in the State Capital from Monday morning and will continue till...

GI tags for two commodities from 2 Northeast states

In a good news for the region, the famous Red Cherry Pepper of Sikkim and the Tamenglong Orange of Manipur are among the seven...

Sikkim Health Minister MK Sharma tests positive for COVID-19

Sikkim Health Minister MK Sharma has tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday. The minister himself announced the news of his testing positive through a...

Sikkim reports second COVID-19 death, active cases at 450

Sikkim reported the second death due to COVID-19 on Tuesday. The first death due to the infection had occurred on 26th July. The deceased was...

Sikkim CM writes to PM Modi requesting 17th Karmapa’s visit to state

Sikkim Chief Minister PS Tamang has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to allow His Holiness the 17th Karmapa Ogyen...

Sikkim reports 4 new COVID-19 cases, tally rises to 83

Four more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sikkim on Wednesday, taking the total cases count in the Himalayan state to 83. All 4...