Poll personnel ascend three highest booths

Polling personnel for three highest booths of Darjeeling district, which are located at an altitude of 12,000 ...

Polls crucial for 4 hill leaders not in fray

Unlike the rest of Bengal, the fate of four hill leaders who are not contesting the Assembly election will be ...

Development vs identity in Deb’s constituency

Identity politics and development cards are at play in Dabgram-Fulbari, one of the prominent Assembly constitu...

Dhanbad faces water shortage for day

Irregular power supply has affected the water supply from the Jamadoba based plant of Jharkhand Mineral Area D...

Probe into mule accounts fraud

A three-member probe team constitutedby the Latehar district administration in Jharkhand visited worksites of ...

Special trains reach Ranchi

The railways have introduced four Ranchi-bound superfast special trains from Mumbai and Surat to “reduce...

States  /  Published 07.12.20

Travel to East Sikkim tourist spots restricted

Sandakphu, the highest point in Bengal, also received season’s first snowfall on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.  Located at an altitude of 11941ft, it is around 60km from Da...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 02.12.20

Sikkim cricket umpire coaching

In a first in the fledgling cricket history of Sikkim, 30 aspiring umpires, including eight women, underwent a five-day Level-O course organised by the Sikkim Cricket Association (SiCA) at the Sikkim ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 27.11.20

TV for all in Sikkim govt higher classes

The Sikkim government has launched a scheme to provide smart television sets and set-top boxes to all high school and higher secondary students in state-run schools to get around the problem of poor I...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 26.11.20

Sikkim cash incentives to 132 for sports

The Sikkim sports and youth affairs department on Wednesday provided cash incentives to scores of sportspersons in an effort to promote sporting activity in the Himalayan state even as the sports wing...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 24.11.20

Sikkim cricket tourneys end

Sikkim’s first cricket carnival came to a rather lacklustre end with Alpine Sporting Clun humbling Black Eagle (Sikkim Armed Police) by 125 runs in the one-sided final of the Khangchendzonga Shi...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 24.11.20

Sikkim charts tourism projects

Sikkim chief minister P. S. Tamang (Golay) on Monday announced a slew of projects to boost tourism in the state, including a mega project for homestays that is currently being drawn up. Speaking at t...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 20.11.20

Cricket fever grips Sikkim

Sikkim’s cricket carnival is all set to reach a crescendo this weekend with the finals of both women’s and men’s tournaments, which are being organised for the first time by the Sikk...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 17.10.20

Fillip to reopen Sikkim trek trails for tourists

Trekking has resumed in Sikkim with the far-flung Uttarey village in West Sikkim recently organising such expeditions for local people to the picturesque Phoktey Dara and the adventure tourism receive...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 03.10.20

Complaint on post on Chamling’s health

Following the lifting of restrictions on inter-state movements, the Sikkim transport department on Thursday notified revised share taxi and bus fares. Till such time social distancing protocol is in p...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 09.09.20

Agitation threat by students of Sikkim college

The students of Government Vocational College  at Dentam in West Sikkim have threatened to take the agitation path from September 12 if their long-pending demands, including introduction of post-...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


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