September 9, 2020

Gangtok, 08 Sept:

Basant Tamang took charge as a Chairman of Transport Department, Government of Sikkim at Sikkim National Transport department, Gangtok.
During his first day at office, Principal Chief Engineer cum General Manager, Karma Namgyal, Chief Engineer Dukpa Sh...

February 22, 2020

GANGTOK, 21 Feb:

The much awaited Global Cinema Festival is taking place in Gangtok from 28 Feb to 01 March. It is the first ever film festival of this scale to be held in Sikkim and is being organised by the Sikkim Government in association with Film Federation of Indi...

January 29, 2020

Foreign tourist figures double in 2019

GANGTOK, 28 Jan:

What could have ended a lacklustre tourist season,appears to have been salvaged by Bangladeshi tourists who not only made up the majority of foreign visitors to Sikkim in 2019 but also doubled the number of foreign...

December 18, 2019

Gangtok, 17 Dec:

The three-day Chasok Tongnam celebrations concluded today here at Saramsa near Ranipool with Chief Minister, PS Tamang [Golay], as chief guest.

The celebration was organised by Sukhim Yakthung Chasok Tongnam Lokchun [SYCTL].  Chasok Tongnam is a major fe...

December 17, 2019

Gangtok, 16 Dec:

Chief Minister PS Tamang [Golay] today attended the state-level Sakewa celebrations here at Paruhang Sapten Mangkhim at Ranka Rai Goan.

The celebration was organised by Paruhang Sapten Mangkhim Samiti and Akhil  Kirat Rai Sangh, Sikkim.

In his address, th...

November 21, 2019

Gangtok, 20 Nov:

Sikkimese artist, SewonRai, was declared one of the 10 winners of the fourth edition of Abir’s First Take, 2019 exhibition & award ceremony held at LP Hutheesing Art Centre, Ahmedabad, on Tuesday evening.

First Take 2019 is organized every year by Abir,...

October 19, 2019

Gangtok, 18 Oct:

Independent candidate of Gangtok constituency, Delay Namgyal Barfungpa today campaigned along MG Marg with his supporters and interacted with people.

Addressing the media today, he ran down BJP’s entry into Sikkim stating that the way it happened was ver...

October 3, 2019

Gangtok, 02 Oct:

Sikkim Nationalist People’s Party president, Delay Namgyal Barfungpa, launched his by-election campaign from the statue of Mahatma Gandhi here today.

“Since it was an auspicious date, I wanted to start my campaign on Gandhi Jayanti. Gandhiji had said our...

September 28, 2019

Gangtok, 27 Sept:

Affected Citizens of Teesta [ACT] in collaboration with Blooming Sikkim and Save Dzongu held a daylong awareness programme on climate change. It was done in solidarity with the ongoing global strike against climate change being undertaken by young stud...

September 27, 2019

Gangtok, 26 Sept:

Talkharkha village, a remote village in East Sikkim, has embraced ecotourism. It is about one hour’s drive from Rangpo and the village is blessed with natural beauty and biodiversity.
There are 9 homestays in the village which have been welcoming touri...

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