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Tourist spot or time-bomb?

The Sikkim government is planning to convert an artificial lake, formed by a massive landslide in the state’s northern part in August last year, into a tourist spot. But most of the people......

Khangchendzonga, Nalanda make it to UNESCO's World Heritage List

  The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation on Sunday listed Chandigarh and Sikkim's national park home to the world's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga......

PM Modi bats for organic farming, lauds Sikkim for scaling new heights

Citing the successful example of Sikkim, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday batted for expansion of organic farming across the country as part of efforts to transform the agriculture sector......

Shame again: Sikkimese woman raped in Delhi; AIIMS doctor, 4 others arrested

A 25-year-old woman from Sikkim, the wife of an army personnel, was trafficked to Delhi where she was allegedly raped by an All India Institute of Medical Science doctor in south Delhi’s......

Indian envoy in China working for new Kailash yatra route

India's ambassador to China is on a rare visit to Tibet to make preparations for the opening of a new route through Sikkim for Indian pilgrims to travel to the holy site of Kailash-Manasarovar......

Lessons from Sikkim for other states

There is nothing India-like about Sikkim and nothing Sikkimese about, well, large parts of India, says Anjuli Bhargava. IMAGE: Sikkim is almost like a foreign country. Photograph kind......

Gambling to be legal? Maharashtra to take a call

  Currently, only Goa and Sikkim allow casinos. The Maharashtra government will soon decide whether to allow casinos to function in the state. The government has already received two......

States fail to find lead in Maggi noodles

Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Meghalaya and Mizoram, too, reported lead in Maggi noodles far below toxic levels. Several test reports from states have found Maggi......

How Sikkim flower industry is blooming

A Sikkimese daily carried a cartoon strip on its front page last February. Two honey bees look perplexed while a fellow bee is perched atop a flower, inebriated and moaning "Oh! My God". One among......

India's fastest growing states

Which state in India has the fastest growth rate? Sikkim tops the charts with a growth rate of 20.53 per cent based on compounded annual growth rate in the last five years. 1. Sikkim 5 Years CAGR......

Why Sharad Pawar resigned as MCA chief

'Sikkim, with a population of 1.6 million, now has a cricket association.''But the MCA representing Mumbai and Thane, despite a population of 15 million, has lost its separate identity.'......

Bhutia's dream United Sikkim in for the long haul

The Baichung Bhutia co-owned United Sikkim Football club is languishing at the bottom of the I-League table. And faced with a depleting fan following in the small Himalayan state of Sikkim, fear is......

Lajong FC edge past Sikkim, 10-man EB beat Arrows

Shillong Lajong FC edged past Sikkim United FC 2-1 at round 19 of I-League, widening the gap to seven points ahead of the latter. Lajong outwitted their opponent from the first whistle as Sushil......

United Sikkim hold Mohun Bagan to a goalless draw

Mohun Bagan struggled to get going against minnows United Sikkim FC to settle for a goalless draw in an I-League fixture at home in Kolkata on Thursday. Mohun Bagan thus opened their account in the......

I-League: Yakubu brace saves Mumbai FC blushes

United Sikkim Football Club conceded yet another last minute goal and Yusif Yakubu yet again turned out to be Mumbai FC's saviour as the two teams split points after a 2-2 draw at Paljor Stadium,......
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Congress draws roadmap for city's sanitation issues

Suggesting ways to improve the sanitation situation in Delhi, the Congress on Sunday released 'Clean Delhi, Breathe Delhi' — 'A draft roadmap... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-congress-draws-roadmap-for-city-s-sanitation-issues-2369858
Mild tremor measuring 4.6 on Richter scale felt in Sikkim

[India], Mar. 27 (ANI): A mild tremor was felt in the nort-eastern state of Sikkim early in the morning at 3.12 a.m. today. The quake was measured... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mild-tremor-measuring-46-on-richter-scale-felt-in-sikkim-news-national-rd1hbffcecgag.html
4.5-magnitude earthquake hits 9 km south of Gangtok, Sikkim

A 4.5 magnitude earthquake hit Sikkim earlier this morning. ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/earthquake-east-sikkim-richter-scale-magnitude-4-6/1/913530.html
Here's how Rahul Bose's wait for 693 days will get over!

After a long wait, finally Poorna Malavath will watch the movie made on her experience of climbing Mount Everest just at the age of 13, titled... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/here-s-how-rahul-bose-s-wait-for-693-days-will-get-over-117032400881_1.html
NCST approves five additional ST seats in Sikkim assembly

The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) on Thursday approved a proposal for five additional seats for tribals in Sikkim assembly, a... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a727485.html

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