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CM urge adhoc teachers to follow system, not to bulldoze govt

BIJOY GURUNG GANGTOK: Chief Minister Pawan Chamling on Wedne...

We are going for elections to save Sikkim’s future: CM

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: With the final session of the 9th As...

Adhoc teachers’ agitation reach court, police station

Four arrested teachers released on bail KUNAL RAI GANGTOK: A...

Counselling for West students selected under CMMSS

KUSH HANG LEEWANG GEYZING: The west district administration ...

Golay concludes Maneybong-Dentam tour

SE Report GANGTOK: The ‘Parivartan Sankalp Yatra&rsquo...

Sports

The Accidental Prime Minister-A new political drama

S. K. Basu On 13 May 2004, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party...

Lako Phuti, Anju Tamang in Indian team for Turkish Women’s Cup

SE Report GANGTOK: Sikkim footballer Lako Phuti Bhutia and A...

VICTORIOUS START

Sikkim defeated Arunachal Pradesh 3-1 on Wednesday to start ...

Archery final on Feb 24

Our Correspondent PAKYONG: Sappa Seven entered the final of ...

Sikkim team wins Mumbai SPN Inclusion Cup

SANJAY AGARWAL RANGPO: A team from Sikkim won the SPN Nation...

Darjeeling

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Binay-Bimal mourn demise of social worker K.P. Malla

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Major Krishna Prasad Malla, po...

Student held with leopard skin

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: The forest officials of the Belak...

BJP will pay for 10-year betrayal: Binay

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The Binay Tamang camp of the G...

Mamata lays foundation of Gorkha Bhawan

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Bengal chief minister Mamata B...

Binay faction questions rival motive

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The Binay Tamang faction of th...

National

9 lakh classrooms to have digital blackboards by 2022: Javadekar

New Delhi (IANS): The Human Resource Development Ministry on...

LCA Tejas gets FOC for induction into IAF

Bengaluru (IANS): India's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Te...

Congress to approach Lok Sabha polls as polls in 29 states

New Delhi (IANS): The Congress will be approaching the comin...

Women safety initiative 'Panic Button' launched in 18 states

NEW DELHI (IANS): The much awaited safety tool for women Eme...

1 pilot dead as 2 IAF aircraft collide, crash in Bengaluru

BENGALURU (IANS): IAF pilot Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi died...


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