Landslide delays treatment, teacher dies

A 48-year-old school teacher from Malda who was in Sikkim on a trip with some relatives and friends, died afte...

3 Bangladesh ‘Infiltrators’ arrested

The BSF arrested three Bangladeshi nationals in  north Bengal on Tuesday for allegedly illegally entering...

Cooch Behar villager shot at ‘over land’, neighbour blamed

A 36-year-old man in Jorpatki village under Mathabhanga police station of Cooch Behar was allegedly shot at by...

Assam flood funds plea to central team

The Assam government on Wednesday urged a central team visiting various districts of the state for on-spot ass...

Cry for probe into rape case

The Jharkhand chapter of human rights outfit People’s Union for Civil Liberties has moved the Palamau su...

Newborn stolen from Dhanbad hospital

A newborn was allegedly stolen from outside the labour room of a government medical college hospital in Jharkh...

States  /  Published 18.08.21

Interview delay irks Sikkim ad hoc teachers

Over 800 ad hoc sch­ool teachers of Sikkim have expressed dismay at the education department’s delay in holding fresh interviews to enable them to continue in their jobs and sought the inter...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 11.08.21

Daughter out of Chamling shadow

Komal Chamling, the daughter of former Sikkim chief minister Pawan Chamling, emerged from the shadows of her father and made her first public appearance on Tuesday, signalling her entry into active po...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 08.08.21

Golay urges Rajnath to shift army camp

By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 06.08.21

Accident survivor’s imprint on medal

Sandhya first met Lovlina at a sub-junior boxing camp in 2012, and since 2016, the “shy girl” from Baromukhia, a remote village in Assam, has been under her wings. “Ever since she to...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 05.08.21

Sikkim MP on tribal tag

Sikkim’s lone Lok Sabha member Indra Hang Subba met Union minister of state for home Nityanand Raj on Tuesday and iterated to fulfil the state’s longstanding political demands of conferrin...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 22.07.21

Plea to stop trucks without permits

The NH10 Truck Owners’ Association has urged the Sikkim government to prevent the entry of unauthorised trucks from Bengal to the Himalayan state that has allegedly been taking place under the v...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 20.07.21

Sikkim records Delta cases for first time

Sikkim on Monday reported the first confirmed cases of the lethal Delta vari­ant of novel coronavirus, explaining the reason for the high positivity rate of the infection in the state over the pas...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 11.07.21

Landslides block NH10 in Sikkim

A major traffic jam was witnessed on NH 10 on Sunday as several landslides blocked Sikkim's arterial highway that connects the Himalayan state with the rest of India, BRO sources said. However, m...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Gangtok

States  /  Published 09.07.21

Sikkim jab exception for family tourists

The Sikkim government on Thursday made a modification in its protocol for tourists wanting to visit the Himalayan state following feedback received from tourism stakeholders, making it easier for fami...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 06.07.21

Sikkim opens doors to tourists with jab rider

The Sikkim government threw open doors for tourists from Monday, but made the entry conditional by letting in only fully vaccinated people and making a negative RT-PCR report mandatory for each touris...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


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