Sikkim Government
States  /  Published 23.01.22

Sikkim lifts Bengal milk ban

The Sikkim government has relaxed the ban on the supply of milk from Kalimpong and Darjeeling districts of Bengal following a “request” from dairy farmers. Sikkim had imposed a temporary ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 19.01.22

‘Neglect’ of organic farming lamented

Former chief minister and Sikkim Democratic Front president Pawan Chamling on Tuesday expressed regret at the Sikkim government’s alleged neglect of the organic mission. The organic mission tha...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 17.12.21

Sikkim HC scraps ouster of students

The High Court of Sikkim has set aside the expulsions of four students by a government college on grounds of violation of principles of natural justice by the authorities of the institution since they...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 02.10.21

Sikkim launches universal eye scheme

M.K. Sharma, the health minister of Sikkim, launched “Ujjyalo,” a state-wide universal eye health programme, at the auditorium of the New STNM Hospital in Gangtok on Friday. The project, ...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

States  /  Published 28.09.21

Rajasthan duo held for fraud in Sikkim

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Sikkim has arrested two persons from Rajasthan for impersonating as the vice-chancellor of a university of Sikkim and cheating some faculty members in th...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


States  /  Published 21.09.21

Sikkim declares Katley as state fish

The Sikkim government has declared copper mahseer, locally called katley, as the state fish, to highlight its importance and to give emphasis to its conservation. N. Jaswant Singh, the director of fi...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 07.09.21

Sikkim classes

All senior schools, colleges and universities in Sikkim reopened on Monday after a gap of almost five months because of the second wave of Covid-19. While Classes from IX to XII resumed in full capac...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 25.08.21

Sikkim castes seek raise in job quota

The Limboo-Tamang Voluntary Committee (LTVC) has iterated its demand for increasing reservation of jobs in the Sikkim government and state-owned Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) for the two tribal co...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 21.08.21

Two Sikkim teachers picked for awards

Two teachers from Sikkim, Mingma Sherpa and Prem Das Chhetri, are among the 44 recipients of National Teachers Awards, 2021, from across the country. They will be conferred the award by President Ram...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.08.21

Landslide blocks NH10 traffic

Bodies of all three brothers, who had gone missing when their boat had capsized on the Ganga on Wednesday, were fished out on Thursday afternoon. Subrata Mandal, 22, Satyajit, 19, and Satyaban, 17, h...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Malda, Siliguri


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