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Ministers reach Mantam, directs DC to start restoration works

We will do our best to provide relief to Upper Dzongu people...

CM calls on DoNER minister, seeks consideration of State projects

NEW DELHI,(IPR): Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) ca...

Sikkim Lok Sabha MP takes oath in Nepali

GANGTOK,: Indra Hang Subba took oath as the Sikkim’s l...

Singtam residents demand protective wall to tackle Teesta fury

KUNAL RAI GANGTOK,: Demands for protective walls along the T...

Mr Sikkim Manhunt promo launched

GANGTOK,: After a successful first season, Mr Sikkim Manhunt...

Sports

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Four from Sikkim for Jamshedpur FC reserve team trial

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: A good opportunity beckons four Sikk...

Namchi boxer wins bronze medal in national championship

Our Correspondent NAMCHI: Krishna Kailash Rai from Purano Na...

Two teams qualify for semis, playoffs to decide other two

SAMIR NUGO GANGTOK: Two schools, the district champions from...

Sanju Football Academy wins C-Division

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: Sanju Football Academy, a West Sikkim ...

PNG School wins 25 medals in Kukkiwon Cup

SE Report GANGTOK: PNG School here recently participated in ...

Darjeeling

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Morcha factions pay tribute to 2017 Gorkhaland agitation martyrs

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJ...

BJP and Narendra Modi will solve Darjeeling problem: Bista

Our Correspondent KALIMPONG: Raju Bista, the BJP MP from Dar...

Dissolve GTA, hold fresh polls: Bista

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The recently-elected BJP MP fr...

Darjeeling MP demands fresh GTA election

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: Raju Bista, the Darjeeling Lok Sa...

Tourists throng Queen of Hills

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The soaring mercury in the pla...

National

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury named Congress leader in LS

New Delhi,(IANS): Senior Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdh...

Modi to meet party leaders on simultaneous polls

New Delhi,(IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be holdi...

4 soldiers lost in one day, as key Pulwama attack man killed

Srinagar,(IANS): The Indian Army on Tuesday killed yet anoth...

Himachal Pradesh makes GPS device must for trekkers

Shimla,(IANS): The Himachal Pradesh government on Tuesday ma...

Forget numbers, be active in House, PM tells opposition

New Delhi (IANS): Stressing on the importance of an active o...


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi