Gangtok, Sikkim

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Sikkim boy Robin G. Gurung featuring in Rajini starrer South Indian flick

ISABELLA GURUNG GANGTOK: Sikkim boy Robin G. Gurung is the a...

Speaker hosts farewell dinner for Governor Patil

GANGTOK (IPR): A farewell dinner was organised by Sikkim Leg...

SKM does not understand the Constitutional provisions: SDF

GANGTOK: The ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) has respon...

REDISCOVERED

First photographic record and rediscovery of rare butterfly ...

SFA defends disciplinary action against referee board

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: The Sikkim Football Association (SFA) ...

Sports

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United Sikkim FC wins Akkar Summer Cup

NAMCHI (IPR): Chief Minister Pawan Chamling attended the fin...

Aakraman defeats Unicorn FC in Premier Division opener

HISHEY TENZING GANGTOK: The Premier Division Sikkim football...

Sikkim Premier Division kicks off today

HISHEY TENZING GANGTOK: Premier Division S-League, the top-f...

Aakraman FC looking for redemption

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: After finishing poor fifth in previous...

Unicorn FC confident ahead of their Premier Division debut today

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: With a mix of experienced and young pl...

Darjeeling

Joint forum, GJM trade union take credit on minimum wages Act demand

DARJEELING: Both the Joint Forum and GJM-affiliated trade un...

Joint forum seeks support for tea garden workers’ issues

DARJEELING: The Joint Forum, a conglomeration of different t...

Darjeeling climber goes missing in Karakoram

DARJEELING: Forty-seven-year old Pemba Sherpa, a mountain gu...

Darjeeling celebrates Bhanu Jayanti

State University to come up in GTA area: Binay DARJEELING: G...

GTA plan for Vellore guest house

Darjeeling: Binay Tamang, the chairman of the GTA’s bo...

National

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Kolkata (IANS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee s...

Will tackle Modi's hate with love: Rahul

New Delhi (IANS): A day after surprising the Prime Minister ...

Opposition blinded by lust for power: Modi

Shahjahanpur (IANS): Flush with a decisive victory in the no...

Himachal HC asks Army's Eco-Task Force to clear forest encroachment

Shimla (IANS): Upset over the delay in getting the encroache...

Rajnath suggests states frame anti-lynching laws

New Delhi (IANS): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Frida...


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