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HSP candidate makes final campaigning round of MG Marg

I am confident: Bhaichung BIJOY GURUNG GANGTOK: Hamro Sikkim...

Golay concludes campaigning at Assangthang SE Report

GANGTOK: Chief Minister and SKM president P.S. Golay wound u...

Unique identity of Sikkim cannot be secured by developmental promises: Passang

PANKAJ DHUNGEL GANGTOK: Independent candidate for Martam-Rum...

19th convocation of Sikkim Manipal University held ISABELLA GURUNG

GANGTOK: A total of 1,007 graduates and post-graduates were ...

Had advised SDF MLAs to stay and work as opposition party: Chamling

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: SDF president Pawan Chamling on Frid...

Sports

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Seven from Darjeeling, Kalimpong to run in Delhi Half Marathon PRASHANT ACHARYA

SILIGURI: Seven runners from Darjeeling and Kalimpong hills ...

Open-air boxing event to be held in Darjeeling

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Come November, the Queen of th...

SICA president turns down IPL role SE Report

GANGTOK: Sikkim Cricket Association (SICA) president has dec...

Three Sikkim kick-boxers in national team for world championship

SE Report GANGTOK: Three women kick-boxers from Sikkim have ...

Sir Tashi Namgyal Memorial Shield football tourney kicks off

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: The inaugural Sir Tashi Namgyal Memo...

Darjeeling

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Trade unions slam HPWU instalment bonus refusal stance

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Several trade unions have come...

MISS KALIMPONG 2019

Sixteen girls clear audition for Kalimpong beauty pageant SE...

Rishiat tea workers refuse puja bonus in instalments

Our Correspondent DARJEELING,: Workers of the Rishiat tea ga...

Tearful farewell to martyr Subash Thapa

PRASHANT ACHARYA BAGDOGRA: Army officials and civilians from...

Thousands pay respect to martyr Subash Thapa

PRASHANT ACHARYA BAGDOGRA: Thousands of people paid their la...

National

Muslim litigants not to build mosque if verdict in favour

Ayodhya: Concerned over the possible post-verdict situation ...

Kashmiri apple growers send 6 lakh tons of apples outside

Srinagar: Despite the shutdown and killing of a non-local ap...

Andhra not to conduct interviews for government jobs now

Amaravati: No interviews will be conducted henceforth for re...

Amid tension, Assam set to hold Indo-Bangla Stakeholders Meet

Guwahati: Amid recent hostilities along the Indo-Bangladesh ...

Dereliction in duty: EC removes two officers in Nashik

Mumbai: Observing "unsatisfactorily performance" i...


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