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Single-use plastic items ban in Mangan SE Report

GANGTOK: As per the direction of the government, Mangan Naga...

Stakeholders discuss on boundary issue, conservation plan for DHR

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: A two-day meeting was held wit...

Nepali literary award for ArjunPiyush SE Report

GANGTOK: Journalist-litterateur ArjunPiyush from Sikkim was ...

Sports

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Manjusri Public School wins 51 medals in State swimming meet

SE Report GANGTOK: The swimming team of Manjusri Public Scho...

SFA shortlists 41 players for Santosh Trophy camp

SAMIR NUGO GANGTOK: The Sikkim Football Association (SFA) ha...

State swimming championship held

ISABELLA GURUNG GANGTOK: The 15th Sikkim State Open Swimming...

Winning start for EMRS Gangyap in CBSE NE basketball tourney

SE Report GANGTOK: Defending champions and nine-time consecu...

SFA allege opponents fielded overage players, to lodge complaint with AIFF

SE Report GANGTOK: The Sikkim Football Association (SFA) has...

Darjeeling

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Stakeholders want Tiger Hill coupon system removed

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Tourism stakeholders here toda...

Cleanliness drive at Tribeni

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: A two-day programme for plasti...

Bill in winter session for welfare of tea garden workers: Bista

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Darjeeling Lok Sabha MP Raju B...

Govt declares lock out of three closed tea gardens, financial assistance for workers: DTDPLU

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Dooteriah, Kalej Valley and Pe...

Anil Chauhan takes charge as Commander of Eastern Command

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan h...

National

Tripura man held for theft after 41 years

Agartala: A 58-year-old man in Tripura, wanted for the last ...

Yogi calls for mass campaign against single-use plastic

Chitrakoot: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on ...

Pak takes back dead soldiers from LoC after raising white flag

New Delhi: The Pakistan Army has retrieved the bodies of two...

Nagaland truck fined Rs 6.53 lakh for MVA violation

Bhubaneswar: (IANS) A Nagaland-registered truck was fined a ...

Use Hindi to realise dreams of Bapu, Patel: Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday greeted...


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