Gangtok, Sikkim

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Sanjay Agarwal feted with Ram Patro Memorial Journalism Award

GANGTOK: Freelance journalist Sanjay Agarwal from Rangpo was...

Ministers inspects RTO, Labour offices site at Pakyong

AJAY THAPA PAKYONG: Transport minister D.T. Lepcha accompani...

SKM distorting CM’s appeal: SDF

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

Riverfront cleaning at Banjhakri falls

GANGTOK: The ninth day of the riverfront cleanup programme s...

Mission to ensure UN goal in Sikkim books

GANGTOK: Director of Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education o...

Sports

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New NDFA president

MANGAN: North District Football Association (NDFA) called on...

Special cover to be released to commemorate historic cricket milestone in Sikkim

GANGTOK: Sikkim Cricket Association is commemorating the 80 ...

FFCI to hold AIFF -D licence course in Sikkim

GANGTOK: Federation of Football Coaches in India (FFCI), an ...

Amar Subba set for Hyderabad ultra-marathon

ISABELLA GURUNG GANGTOK: Ultra marathoner Amar Subba from Si...

Thomas and Uber Cup: India hammer Australia; Malaysia, Denmark win

BANGKOK (IANS):After going down to Canada in their opening m...

Darjeeling

Darjeeling civic taxes online

Darjeeling: The Darjeeling municipality today launched its o...

Binay team set to welcome Mamata

Darjeeling: The Binay Tamang faction of the Gorkha Janmukti ...

Mamata to visit Kalimpong

KALIMPONG: Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee is visiting Kalimpo...

ABGL leader remembered, justice desired

DARJEELING:The AkhilBharatiyaGorkha League (ABGL) today paid...

Cool clay water jars to beat Siliguri heat

PRASHANT ACHARYA KHORIBARI:Potters of Batasia, a remote vill...

National

Congress to observe Modi government anniversary as 'Vishwasghat Divas'

Agartala (IANS): The Congress across the country would obser...

Army chief reviews security in Valley

Srinagar (IANS): Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat revie...

Government launches integrated school education scheme

New Delhi (IANS): The Union Ministry of Human Resource Devel...

Indo-Bangladesh border will be sealed by December: Sonowal

Guwahati (IANS): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on ...

Minorities secure, their rights safe in India: Centre

New Delhi (IANS): The central government on Thursday said th...


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