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5.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Sikkim

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale hit Sikkim at 8:49 PM on Monday, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). The...

104-feet tall flag mast inaugurated in Sikkim

On the occasion of Holi, a 104-feet tall flag mast hoisting the national tricolor was inaugurated today at MG Marg in Gangtok by Chief...

ITBP rescues 17 tourists stranded in Sikkim’s Sherathang

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) rescued 17 tourists stranded in Sikkim's Sherathang area. The rescue mission was carried out by the 48th Battalion of ITBP...

Steel bridge collapses under weight of loaded trucks in West Sikkim

A steel bridge over Phamrong river in West Sikkim caved in as three fully loaded trucks tried to cross it on Tuesday evening. The incident...

Sikkim imposes night curfew as COVID-19 cases surge

Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang on Wednesday announced that night curfew will be imposed in the state from tonight in the wake of...

Sikkim Governor couple administered first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad along with his wife Kamla Devi received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at the STNM Hospital in Gangtok on...

Sikkim CM PS Tamang inaugurates Model Police Station at Kaluk

Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang, who is also the Minister In-charge of the State’s home department on Tuesday inaugurated the Model Police Station...

Sikkim: Army rescues 447 tourists stranded at Nathu La due to heavy snowfall

The Indian Army rescued 447 tourists stranded due to heavy snowfall at Nathu La, near the India-China border in East Sikkim on Thursday. In a...

Sikkim: In a first, two Spicejet flights land in Pakyong airport

Today marks a new milestone in the aviation sector of Sikkim as two passenger flights landed at the Pakyong airport on Monday. For the first...

Sikkim CM PS Tamang announces health insurance scheme for govt employees

In a major announcement, the Sikkim government has announced health insurance scheme worth Rs 10 lakh for government employees under a new scheme titled...