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Today is like a dream and happiness…that day was unimaginable pain: Aditya Golay

Staff Reporter Date: August 10, 2017 Time: 2.35 pm Venue: Ou...

Despite SKM’s NDA entry plan, BJP to continue as opposition in State

PANKAJ DHUNGEL GANGTOK: State BJP unit president D.B. Chauha...

Chamling tenders resignation as CM, thanks people of Sikkim for their support

SE Report GANGTOK: Chief Minister Pawan Chamling accompanied...

Will take an inclusive approach on Sikkim issues pending before Centre: Indra Hang

BIJOY GURUNG GANGTOK: Indra Hang Subba, the newly elected Lo...

Will play role of a strong, constructive opposition: SDF

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: The Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) on...

Sports

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Red Panda FC win

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: Namchi side Red Panda FC thrashed Qu...

C-Division updates

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: Two C-Division S-League matches were...

Geyzing preps from national arm wrestling championship

KUSH HANG LEEWANG GEYZING: Geyzing in west district is set t...

C-Division updates

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: Two C-Division S-League matches were p...

Devanshi shoots personal best in Hanover meet

SE Report GANGTOK: Devanshi Agarwal, the 15-year-old Sikkim-...

Darjeeling

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After Binay faction rout, scrapping GTA demand gathers steam

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Demands for scrapping of the G...

The Gorkhaland issue is never far from the hills’ heart

SUDIPTA CHANDA SILIGURI: One is in hiding and another declar...

BJP’s double whammy against Trinamul in Darjeeling

Our Correspondent DARJEELING, : The BJP won both the Darjeel...

Darjeeling set for Assembly, LS vote-count

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: All arrangements have been mad...

Pakyong flight withdrawal draws flak

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: The decision of SpiceJet to withd...

National

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Now I shall show what opposition is and what its real role is: Chamling

SE Report GANGTOK: State chief secretary A.K. Shrivastava al...

Mamata offers to quit as CM, party doesn't endorse

Kolkata (IANS): Two days after her party suffered serious se...

Surat toll 23, state orders all coaching centres shut

Surat (IANS): Shaken out of stupor by the devastating fire i...

Modi elected BJP, NDA parliamentary party leader

New Delhi (IANS): Narendra Modi was elected the leader of th...

Rahul Gandhi offers to quit, CWC rejects

New Delhi (IANS): Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturda...


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