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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......

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......

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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High Court seeks govt response on fake arms licences

The Delhi high court on Wednesday sought responses from the Centre and the city government on a PIL alleging that criminals and anti-social... ...

http://www.asianage.com/delhi/high-court-seeks-govt-response-fake-arms-licences-057
Winter sports destinations hot

With parties and celebrations planned on New Year's Eve, winter sports are gaining currency among Indians desirous of spending their vacations away... ...

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No place on DU's education train, ABVP protests

Delhi University teachers and students preparing for the annual Gyanodaya Express trip were in for a shock when DUSU office-bearers stormed into... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/no-place-on-dus-education-train-abvp-protests/
Darj gets season's first snowfall

BIJETRI BISWAS brinda17biswas@gmail.com Darjeeling, 17 December Tiger Hill, the popular tourist haunt located 11 km away from Darjeeling... ...

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NEW DELHI: Goa, which shows strengths in the context of strategy and rivalry for businesses that operate in the region and also has strong... ...

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