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Grand Nepali Bhasha Manyata Diwas celebration at Geyzing

GEYZING: The 27th Nepali Bhasha Manyata Diwas organized by P...

Panth attends Tourism ministers’ conference at Delhi

NEW DELHI: Tourism minister B.S. Panth and additional chief ...

Permanent solution in sight for Chandmari trouble spot

KUNAL RAI GANGTOK: Road connectivity between Gangtok and Tso...

Nepali Bhasha Manyata Diwas observed in Darjeeling

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The 27th Nepali Bhasha Manyata...

Mud slides hamper Gangtok water supply

KUNAL RAI GANGTOK: Water supply in several parts of the capi...

Sports

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ISL players from Geyzing form a football club to promote local talents

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: Geyzing FC, a football clubformed by...

Ali Boys win football tournament

SE Report GANGTOK:Team Ali Boys won the Independence Day ope...

Himalayan SC wins Sir ChogyalTashiNamgyal Memorial Cup

SE Report GANGTOK: Sikkim Himalayan SC won the State-level I...

Five-a-side football tournament at Parakha

Our Correspondent PAKYONG: Kanchenjunga Club Lapthangwon the...

Pang Lhabsol volleyball tournamentsat Rabongla

SE Report GANGTOK: The Pang Lhabsol Celebration Committee (P...

Darjeeling

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Derelict Gangamaya Park disappears from tourist trail

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The GNLF-affiliated Jan Chetna...

10 kg gold seized in Siliguri

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: Acting on a tip-off, a District R...

Dispute over government land in Bagdogra

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: Tension mounted in Bagdogra today...

Kalimpong municipality dedicates park to litterateur Parasmani Pradhan

Our Correspondent KALIMPONG: A park under the Green City mis...

Truck catches fire after head-on collision, fruits worth Rs 8 lakhs destroyed

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: A lorry loaded with fruits caught...

National

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Let's go for indigenous defence manufacturing: Rajnath

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday th...

Opposition in Bihar dares Giriraj Singh to capture PoK

PATNA: Opposition Congress and RJD leaders in Bihar have dar...

Chidambaram moves SC seeking protection from arrest

NEW DELHI: Hours after the Delhi High Court on Tuesday rejec...

UP man gets overdose of 'laddoos', seeks divorce

MEERUT: A resident of Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district ha...

6 lakh trucks off road in Bengal, export-import hit

KOLKATA: The perishable goods and export-import business was...


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