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Why do the Chinese want a train to Sikkim?

China is spending billions of dollars to improve infrastructure in Tibet and other parts of its border with India. Claude Arpi explains why New Delhi can't afford to ignore Beijing's plans.India......

China inaugurates new Tibet rail link close to Sikkim

China on Friday inaugurated its second railway line in Tibet, built at a cost of $2.16 billion, close to Indian border in Sikkim, enhancing mobility of its military in the remote and strategic......

Sikkim CM set to beat Jyoti Basu's record

Pawan Chamling is all set to become CM for the fifth time in a row; SDF party led by him sweeps the assembly polls, winning 22 of the 32 seats. Anurag Kashyap reports. With the ruling Sikkim......

Superb turnout in Tripura, Assam, Sikkim polling

Between 71 to 82 per cent polling was registered in five Lok Sabha seats in the eastern states of Tripura, Assam and of Sikkim in the fourth phase of the polls on Saturday. Tripura registered the......

LS poll 4th phase underway in Goa, Assam, Sikkim, Tripura

The fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections began on Saturday, covering seven constituencies in four states where over half-a-crore voters decide the fate of 74 candidates. The states which are being......

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......

Ladakh: The new hot tourist spot this summer

Giving conventional tourist destinations like Kashmir, Sikkim-Gangtok, and Shimla a run for their money, Ladakh seems to be emerging as one of the top summer domestic destinations in India this......

Nathu La trade resumes amid much fanfare

The fourth edition of the annual border trade at the Sino-Indian frontier in Sikkim resumed on May 5 after a six-month long winter break amid an expectation that the governments of two......

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,......

Pune FC's Moga scores within 10 seconds of kick-off

Pune FC's James Moga scored one of the quickest goals in the history of Indian football as his side held United Sikkim (USFC) to a 2-2 draw in a seventh round I-League match in Pune. Moga's strike......
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Q. How many states dint have so called modi wave ?
Sigma:  A.  more

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Q. Which is the state animal of Sikkim ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. West Bengal, Tripura, Sikkim, Manipur, Arunachalpradesh, Kerala, Tamilnadu, Andhrapradesh, Jammu and kashmir, Maharastra, Assam, Meghalaya,...... more

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Q. The main crops of Sikkim are
HITESH B:  A. Red Panda. more

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  Web results for Sikkim
India beat Sri Lanka 8-0 in Asiad hockey

The Indian men's hockey team got off to a flying start in the Asian Games defeating neighbours Sri Lanka 8-0 at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium here... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-105407.html
Kim, Vanessa targeted in new nude photo leak?

It seems that celebrity nude photo leak now targets stars like Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Hudgens, Avril Lavigne, Leelee Sobieski and Lake Bellmay.... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-105411.html
George Clooney to kiss Maggie Smith in 'Downton Abbey'

The new season of "Downton Abbey", which is set to go live, will see Hollywood star George Clooney kissing Dame Maggie Smith. The veteran actress... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-105410.html
Sleep apnoea affects women too

Just as men too can have breast cancer, the masculine tag attached to obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is also misleading as the disease is not rare... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-105409.html
SpaceX spacecraft to deliver tech goods to ISS astronauts

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft is set to deliver new ocean monitoring technology, a 3D printer as well as rodent and plant research materials to... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-105412.html

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