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Opposition ready to do destructive Parivartan in Sikkim: CM

Staff Reporter GANGTOK: Chief Minister Pawan Chamling on Wed...

JAC files petition in Supreme Court on LT seat issue

SE Report GANGTOK: A petition has been filed by five members...

Adhoc teachers demand job continuation, regularisation

PANKAJ DHUNGEL GANGTOK: Government school teachers working o...

AE aspirant cries job rejection by SPSC for being Christian SC

PANKAJ DHUNGEL GANGTOK: An applicant for recruitment of Assi...

Briefing, training on Voter Awareness Forum held

GANGTOK (IPR): As per the directive of Election Commission o...

Sports

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Sikkim girl to travel to Hong Kong, Indonesia for international friendlies

SAMIR NUGO GANGTOK: Sikkimese footballer Lako Phuti Bhutia a...

National Sports Meet double for Gangyap EMRS

SE Report GANGTOK: Both girls’ and boys’ team of...

Consecutive win for Sikkim

SE Report GANGTOK: Rahum Paik scored his first century for S...

Ashish Rai, a promising footballer from Sikkim in national stage

DICHEN ONGMU GANGTOK: Nineteen-year-old Ashish Rai is one of...

Rock climbing at Zoom rock garden

JORETHANG (IPR): Health minister and area MLA A.K. Ghatani i...

Darjeeling

Parisangh for consensus on Darjeeling LS candidate

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The apolitical Bharatiya Gorkh...

Final rites of LOC martyr Jiwan Gurung held

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: The final rites of Rifleman Ji...

Gorkha braveheart’s body reaches home

PRASHANT ACHARYA SILIGURI: The mortal remains of Rifleman Ji...

Fun run with toy train

Prashant Acharya SILIGURI: Thousands of people took part in ...

Army jawan from Darjeeling martyred in J&K blast

Our Correspondent DARJEELING: Rifleman Jiwan Gurung of the &...

National

Manipur opposes citizenship Bill unless it protects indigenous people: CM

Imphal (IANS): Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren said on Wedne...

Won't betray Assamese on citizen bill, says Sonowal

Guwahati (IANS): Amid the growing chaos over Citizenship (Am...

Army chief warns Pakistan, says ready if war is forced

New Delhi (IANS): Attacking Pakistan but not by name, Indian...

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

Jammu (IANS): The Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy f...

Rajasthan Assembly session begins: MLAs arrive barefoot, on tractors

Jaipur (IANS): The first session of the 15th Rajasthan Assem...


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