India  /  Published 25.10.20

India wants peace on border: Rajnath

By Our Bureau in Siliguri

India  /  Published 24.10.20

Rajnath to visit China border in Sikkim today

Defence minister Rajnath Singh arrived at the Bagdogra airport here on Saturday and will fly to Sikkim on Sunday for an interaction with senior army officials along the China border and inauguration o...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 23.10.20

Dharna to lift Sikkim transport restrictions

The Sikkim Progressive Youth Forum (SPYF) has been on a dharna at Tashiling, the Sikkim government’s secretariat in Gangtok, since Thursday night to demand the restoration of the pre-Covid-19 pu...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.20

Tour ban in West Sikkim, Lachen lifted

Entire West Sikkim was thrown open to tourists from Wednesday with the lifting of the ban on the entry of visitors imposed by a few local bodies of the district because of Covid-19 fears. The dzomsa ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 20.10.20

Sikkim status cry after China threat

An article in China’s state-run Global Times on Sunday threatening to support “separatist forces in Northeast” and “the resurrection of Sikkim” has prompted proponents of...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 16.10.20

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

India  /  Published 13.10.20

Jalpaiguri man held over fake admissions

The Criminal Investigating Department of Sikkim police has arrested a man hailing from Mal Bazar in Jalpaiguri district of Bengal for allegedly duping many people of crores of rupees by promising them...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 13.10.20

Cry for admissions to Sikkim colleges

Former chief minister and Sikkim Democratic Front president Pawan Chamling has demanded that all students who passed their Class XII examinations earlier this year be accommodated in different college...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 12.10.20

Sikkim paragliders wait in the wings

Sikkim Hotel and Restaurant Association (SHRA) would conduct a three-day training programme from Tuesday to familiarise the hotel operators with the standard operating procedures (SOPs) and the offici...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 10.10.20

Sikkim says hello to tourists after long gap

Scenic Sikkim welcomed tourists on Saturday after a gap of seven months after Covid-induced curbs on entry of visitors to check the spread of the infection in the tiny Himalayan state. Official data ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


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