June 28, 2017

Namchi, 27 Jun:

The three-day long consecration (rapnay) ceremony of the eight stupas at Sandruptse in Namchi, South Sikkim is scheduled to begin from 03 July at Samdruptse, a press release from the South District Collector’s office informs.

The consecration, which embod...

June 26, 2017

Gangtok, 25 Jun:

An emergency meeting in order to supervise the shortage of essential commodities in south district was conducted under the chairmanship of District Collector (South) on 24 June, a press release from the District Collector (South), Raj Yadav informs.

The...

June 26, 2017

Mangan, 25 Jun:

Two wooden houses belonging to Anita Sherpa at Mangan Bazaar below the food supply godown collapsed this morning due to a landslide as the area. The structures had been rendered vulnerable a few months ago due to a landslide and sinking in the area.

The f...

June 25, 2017

Gangtok, 24 Jun:

A Denzong Sherpa Association delegation called on Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram, today and placed demands seeking protection of land rights under Revenue Order No. 1 and separate census of Sherpa community in the state, a press release fr...

June 24, 2017

Yuksam, 23 Jun:

People of Yuksam and adjoining areas on 22 Jun came out in large numbers to extend their solidarity with the victims of police firing that took place on 17 Jun in Darjeeling. Hundreds of people gathered at the school ground of Yuksam Senior Secondary Sch...

June 23, 2017

Gangtok, 22 Jun:

The State Government has issued transfer orders of seven high ranking officials from the Special Secretary to Secretary level today.

Principal Secretary of Labour Department and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Department, Dr K Jayakumar, has been tr...

June 23, 2017

Namchi, 22 Jun:

The first Parvati Gurung Smriti Puraskar was conferred on litterateur, Dr Ghanashyam Nepal, in a programme organized by Srijanshil Sahitya Lekhan Manch, Jorethang, at the conference hall of State Institute of Rural Development-Karfectar in South Sikkim o...

June 22, 2017

Gangtok, 22 June:

Sikkim Chief Minister, Pawan Chamling through his official Facebook account has welcomed the nomination of Ram Nath Kovind selected by the National Democratic Alliance for the upcoming Presidential election scheduled to be held on 17 July, 2017....

June 20, 2017

Gangtok, 19 Jun:

In order to ensure smooth passage for tourists and locals travelling to Siliguri for medical and other emergencies, the State Administration has deployed buses which will leave for SNT Bus stand, Siliguri, on convoy with Police escort from Rangpo at 8:0...

June 20, 2017

Gangtok, 19 Jun:

Students of Nature Club and National Service Scheme of Tashi Namgyal Academy, Gangtok, along with teachers Ms Sujata, Ms Choden, Ms Laden and Mr Parasmani, under the guidance of Zero Waste Himalaya have started the 'Adopt the Ridge' programme that focus...

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