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Six new Aadhaar enrolment centres to come up

SANJAY AGARWAL RANGPO, November: With an aim to extend the r...

Minister holds meet with service providers, certification bodies

GANGTOK,(IPR): Agriculture and Horticulture minister Lok Nat...

Workshop on challenges & opportunities in NSS begins

KUNAL RAI GANGTOK,: A two-day workshop on ‘challenges ...

Consultation held to address crime against women, children

ISABELLA GURUNG GANGTOK,: With the aim to frame modalities t...

International recognition for Prof. JP Tamang

GANGTOK,: Prof. Jyoti Prakash Tamang, dean, School of Life S...

Sports

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East district wins school sports competition

ISABELLA GURUNG GANGTOK: The State-level annual school sport...

Nima Doma makes her international debut

BIJOY GURUNG GANGTOK: Sikkim girl Nima Doma Bhutia made her ...

State-level school sports competition kicks off

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: The State-level annual school sports c...

Inter-church football tournament kicks off

SE Report GANGTOK: The eighth edition of Sikkim United Cup, ...

Sikkim paragliders in Bodoland championship

Our Correspondent PAKYONG: As many as 12 Sikkim paragliding ...

Darjeeling

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Centre working for betterment of tea garden workers: MoS Gangwar

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Darjeeling Lok Sabha MP RajuBi...

Hawkers defy order, face eviction again in Darjeeling

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Evicted 16 days ago by the loc...

Salary issue puts DHR steam engine off tracks

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Steam engine driven toy train,...

Two held with smuggled gold

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI:Directorate of Revenue Intelligenc...

Sonam B. Wangyal releases his ‘Darjeeling Stories-Sahibs, Natives and Oddballs’ book

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: ‘Darjeeling Stories-Sahi...

National

NRC will be implemented nationwide: Amit Shah

New Delhi,(IANS): The National Register of Citizens (NRC) wi...

Had warned of vulnerability in WhatsApp in May: Govt

New Delhi,(IANS): Rejecting allegations regarding purchase o...

Won't allow NRC in Bengal: Mamata

Kolkata,(IANS): On a day when union home minister Amit Shah ...

West Bengal Governor Dhankhar shown black flag

Kolkata,(IANS): West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was sh...

728 OSC centres to deal with crime against women: MHA to LS

New Delhi (IANS) A total of 728 One Stop Centres (OSCs) have...


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
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