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Two bodies retrieved from reserve Selep Tanki water tank

GANGTOK: Gangtok Sadar police retrieved two bodies from the ...

Homecoming for SKM founders M.N. Dahal and Bharati Sharma

GANGTOK: Former founding working president Bharati Sharma an...

National Gorkhaland Committee interacts with stakeholders at Gangtok

GANGTOK: The six-member central committee of National Gorkha...

PD Rai represents SDF in NDA meeting

Pending demands of Sikkim reiterated GANGTOK: P.D. Rai, the ...

Sports

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Winter football camp by Sanju Pradhan FA

GANGTOK: A winter football coaching camp organised by Sanju ...

Karthok team in archery quarterfinal

PAKYONG: Karthok team has entered the quarterfinal round of ...

Winter football camp underway at Kyongsa ground

GANGTOK: Young Boys Football Academy, Geyzing is organising ...

Kanchenjunga football tournaments kicks off in Hills

DARJEELING: The Kanchenjunga Football Tournament organised b...

800 sports enthusiasts attend coaching camps across Gangtok

GANGTOK: As many as 800 youths are attending the multi-sport...

Darjeeling

Rajen Mukhia removed as TMC Hills president

DARJEELING: TMC president and West Bengal Chief Minister Mam...

Khalijohra residents seek urgent restoration of river protective wall

KALIMPONG: Residents of Khalijhora along the NH 10 in Kalimp...

Rebel Morcha group takes control of Kalimpong municipality

DARJEELING: Kalimpong municipality chairman Suva Pradhan on ...

National Gorkhaland Committee hold consultative meetings in Hills

DARJEELING: The National Gorkhaland Committee (NGC) on Wedne...

GNLF to hold public meeting on 6th Schedule demand

DARJEELING: The women’s front of Gorkha National Liber...

National

Rahul is Congress chief, attacks Modi for indulging in 'medieval' politics

New Delhi (IANS) In a generational shift that ended the Soni...

Modi attacks Meghalaya government, seeks votes for BJP on development issue

Shillong (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday att...

My role is now to retire: Sonia

New Delhi (IANS) With Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congr...

Cabinet approves bill to replace Medical Council of India

New Delhi (IANS) A bill to replace the Medical Council of In...

Cabinet okays new schemes for N-E, central pool of resources plan extended

New Delhi (IANS) The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister...


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