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Runway risk: Pakyong airport stares at flight suspension

AJAY THAPA PAKYONG,: Already marred by bad weather condition...

CM inaugurates organic farmers market, trauma centre and TB hospital

MANGAN,(IPR): Chief Minister Pawan Chamling today inaugurate...

Pushpa Rai conferred Badri Narayan Pradhan Smriti Puraskar

GANGTOK,: Eminent novelist Pushpa Rai was conferred the eigh...

Opposition alliance does not make any difference: SDF

PRAKASH ADHIKARI GANGTOK,: SDF spokesperson Bhim Dahal on Sa...

Sports

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Geyzing karate team win 9 national medals

KUSH HANG LEEWANG GEYZING: Representing Sikkim, a karate tea...

Sikkim girl to travel to Hong Kong, Indonesia for international friendlies

SAMIR NUGO GANGTOK: Sikkimese footballer Lako Phuti Bhutia a...

National Sports Meet double for Gangyap EMRS

SE Report GANGTOK: Both girls’ and boys’ team of...

Consecutive win for Sikkim

SE Report GANGTOK: Rahum Paik scored his first century for S...

Ashish Rai, a promising footballer from Sikkim in national stage

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: Nineteen-year-old Ashish Rai is one of...

Darjeeling

Morcha to join Third Front

DARJEELING,: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Binay Tamang c...

Two Nepal nationals held with leopard skin

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI,: Two international smugglers of w...

Trap laid for leopard

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The Forest department has set ...

Darjeeling jhoras to be fenced

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The Darjeeling Municipality wi...

Parisangh for consensus on Darjeeling LS candidate

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The apolitical Bharatiya Gorkh...

National

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill not applicable to Nagaland: CM

Kohima,(IANS) Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Sunday said that...

Man mauled to death inside Punjab zoo

Chandigarh,(IANS) An unidentified man was mauled to death on...

Upper caste quota has given sleepless nights to Opposition: Modi

New Delhi,(IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reje...

BJP promises Budget 2019 will bring relief to farmers

New Delhi (IANS): Rejecting the farm loan waiver as a perman...

BJP not sure of votes elsewhere, so eying N-E, says Assam Congress

Guwahati (IANS): The opposition Congress in Assam on Friday ...


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