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Tourists stranded after landslides in Sikkim

Landslides triggered by rains have snapped the road link between Gangtok and Tsomgo Lake, leaving about 4000 tourists stranded near 15 Mile, en route to Tsomgo Lake and Nathu la in Sikkim.......

From Zurich to Gangtok: Readers' PIX of Ganesha

We had asked our readers to mail us photos of their Ganesha. We received many entries, some of which are being showcased here.Dipti Abhilasha sent us this this photo of their home-made eco-friendly......

Mild tremors in Sikkim

Mild tremors measuring 5 on the Richter scale were felt in Sikkim on Sunday evening, MeT office said in Gangtok on Monday. The low intensity quake which lasted just a few seconds had its epicentre......

Bolt, flies found in soft drink

An official of the Sikkim Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday showed to the media in Gangtok two sealed bottles of popular soft drinks containing a bolt, a fly, ants and dirt."I am presenting these......

PM on a 4-day visit to Sikkim

Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee arrived in Gangtok on Friday on a four-day visit of Sikkim during which he will meet Chief Minister Pawan Chamling, his Cabinet colleagues and officials."I have......

India's first live casino in Gangtok

All casino aficionados in India who rued the lack of one in the country and had to travel to destinations like Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau or Kathmandu for the thrill of 'live gaming' now have a......

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......

Best places to visit on a low budget this monsoon!

Packages for this season are 30-40% cheaper than peak season and are for value-conscious travellers.  The monsoon is not a traditional travel season. The good news is that you get the best......

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......

Tripura village says it with flowers

Flowers abound in this sparsely-populated village in West Tripura district and no wonder it is called the Village of Flowers.However, it was a different story just three years ago. Laxmibil village......

Yogish starrer Ambara set to release this Friday

Three Kannada films -- Ambara, Khaidi and Crazy Star -- are releasing this Friday, November 15. The most prominent among them is Ambara (Sky), with Yogish in the lead. AmbaraDirector: Sen......

Bollywood? Not just yet, say Jennifer Lopez

Her moves have made her a global superstar and a sex symbol, but you won't be seeing Jennifer Lopez shimmying to a Bollywood track in the near future. The diva is busy promoting her latest album......

Can Katrina pull off a Hema Malini? Vote!

Bollywood is all about fads and formulae. As soon as one 'in-thing' goes out, another comes in to take its place. After the bad sequel overkill, filmmakers have now embarked on a remake spree.......

Before Darrrling, Usha Uthup sang these hit songs!

Usha Uthup returns to Bollywood to deliver another hit song, Darrrling, in Vishal Bhardwaj's new film 7 Khoon Maaf. The song is quickly replacing 2010's anthems, Munni Badnaam Hui......

Guess who Johnny Depp is in love with!

Get your lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood, right here!Johnny Depp said he loves playing Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean series. The actor relishes the chance to play......

Bhutia's United Sikkim earn I-League ticket

United Sikkim Football Club (USFC) played a 1-1 draw against Kolkata's Mohammedan Sporting in Gangtok to qualify for next edition's I-League. The result enabled USFC to finish on 22 points from 12......

I-League: Churchill top table after draw with ONGC

Luck was impartial on Saturday in the 21st round I-League encounter between ONGC and Churchill Brothers at Ambedkar Stadium. Two deflected goals -- a Steven Dias effort in the 47th minute and......

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,......

I-League: Sporting desperate for their first win

After a great start to their I-League campaign, Shillong Lajong will host Sporting Clube de Goa in a third round match at JN Sports Complex, in Shillong, on Sunday. Lajong defeated Mohun Bagan......

Lebanese striker Moghrabi 'tricks' in Churchill's big win

Churchill Brothers turned in a solid display to demolish ONGC 5-0 in second round match of the I-League at the Nehru Stadium, in Fatorda, Goa, on Thursday. The home side had suffered a setback in......
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Bholu
Q. iss baar aap kahan par ghumne ka plan bana rahe hain................??????????
Bholu:  A.  more

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Giaa
Q. capital of the state of Sikkim Imphal Darjeeling Thimphu Gangtok
Giaa:  A. GANGTOK AND KATHMANDU more

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Gabbar Singh
Q. The largest Buddhist monastery in India is located ata. Gangtok, Sikkimb. Dharmashala, Himachal Pradeshc. Tawang, Arunachal Pradeshd. Samath, Uttar Pradesh
Gabbar Singh:  A. Gangtok more

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PSA
Q. Sikkim by road raasta kya hai?
PSA:  A. c. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh more

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Singer Shambhu Rai meets with Sikkim journos

Famous musician and singer Shambhu Rai of Nepal today held an interactive session with the journalists of Sikkim here. Rai has been invited to... ...

http://echoofindia.com/gangtok-singer-shambhu-rai-meets-sikkim-journos-61799
Passengers demand safety measures at Bagdogra airport

With news of SpiceJet flights flying from Kolkata to Kathmandu via Bagdogra from August 13, business class passengers may be happy, but other... ...

http://echoofindia.com/bagdogra-passengers-demand-safety-measures-bagdogra-airport-61804
"Mission for green, clean Sikkim"

STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Gangtok, 10 July With a view to expediting efforts to make Sikkim one of the greenest and cleanest states in the... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/65023--mission-for-green-clean-sikkim.html
Sikkim Agriculture Minister welcomes Union Budget 2014-15

11 July, Gangtok : Speaking to VoiceofSikkim on Budget Speech by the Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley during the budget disclosed in new Delhi on... ...

http://voiceofsikkim.com/sikkim-agriculture-minister-welcomes-union-budget-2014-15/
Life by the lake

The wide stairs began from the Lampokhari, one of the oldest natural lakes in Sikkim at an altitude of 4,600 feet, and went all the way up to the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/life-lake-016

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