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    5 Seats for Limbu and Tamang Tribes in Sikkim Assembly

5 Seats for Limbu and Tamang Tribes in Sikkim Assembly

National Commission for Schedule Tribes (NCST) has approved the proposal for five additional seats for tribals in Sikkim assembly. During a meeting the commission gave its approval to the proposal

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    Sikkim Assembly Passes Budget for 2017-18

Sikkim Assembly Passes Budget for 2017-18

The General Budget for the State of Sikkim for the financial year 2017-18 was passed by the House on Saturday, the concluding day of the four-day Budget Session of the

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    Not Making Sikkimese Film to Uplift Northeast: Priyanka Chopra’s Mother

Not Making Sikkimese Film to Uplift Northeast: Priyanka Chopra’s Mother

Actress Priyanka Chopra’s mother Madhu says the decision to make Sikkimese film “Pahuna” comes with a motive to “assimilate knowledge about the state”, not essentially to uplift the North-East region.

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    Sikkim Tourism Comes on Board for Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Pahuna’

Sikkim Tourism Comes on Board for Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Pahuna’

Actress Priyanka Chopra’s mother Madhu on Thursday launched their home banner Purple Pebble Pictures’s first Sikkimese film “Pahuna” in Gangtok in association with the Ministry of Tourism Sikkim. The news

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    Pawan Chamling Has Money to Buy Everything but He Cannot Buy Time: Golay

Pawan Chamling Has Money to Buy Everything but He Cannot Buy Time: Golay

On its second big outing after the successful foundation day Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) has came out all guns blazing against the ruling SDF party and specifically its leader Chief

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    Education is Priority: Sikkim CM

Education is Priority: Sikkim CM

We concentrated on providing free education in the last decade, now we need to concentrate on providing quality, creative and sustainable education; this was mentioned by Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan

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People of Sikkim Will Not be Fooled by Same Old Fake Promises: SKM

  People of Sikkim Will Not be Fooled by Same Old Fake Promises: SKM

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling has made fake promises in his speech on the occasion of silver jubilee celebration of

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Sikkim Republican Party Set to Launch Door to Door Campaign

  Sikkim Republican Party Set to Launch Door to Door Campaign

The newly launched Sikkim Republican Party will focus on building popular opinion to amend few issues—provisions of Article 371F, amendment

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Chamling Terms Sikkim as Best State of India

  Chamling Terms Sikkim as Best State of India

Sikkim is the best state of India, this was stated by Sikkim CM Pawan Chamling on Thursday during the silver

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Would Love to Work on a Sikkimese Film: Irfan Khan

  Would Love to Work on a Sikkimese Film: Irfan Khan

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan who is in Gangtok for a film shoot, held a press conference regarding the film and

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SRP Asks All Ministers & MLAs to Resign by March 4

  SRP Asks All Ministers & MLAs  to Resign by March 4

Just a day after launching the new political party of Sikkim, Sikkim Republican Party (SRP) has doubled down on its

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New Political Party Floats in Sikkim

  New Political Party Floats in Sikkim

Former Sikkim Gorkha Jagran Sangh president, KB Rai launches new political party titled Sikkim Republican Party on Monday. During the

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SKM President PS Golay Gets Bail

  SKM President PS Golay Gets Bail

The High Court of Sikkim has granted regular bail to SKM President PS Golay. In the hearing held on Friday,

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Sikkim Joins Uday Discom Debt Restructuring Scheme

  Sikkim Joins Uday Discom Debt Restructuring Scheme

Sikkim on Thursday became the 22nd state to join the central governments Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna (Uday) debt restructuring scheme

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New Political Party in Sikkim on the Cards

  New Political Party in Sikkim on the Cards

President of the Sikkim Gorkha Jagran Sangh [SGJS], KB Rai has announced that he will be forming a new political

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Sikkim Commissions India’s 2nd Largest Hydro Power Project

  Sikkim Commissions India’s 2nd Largest Hydro Power Project

In a landmark development for Sikkim, the 1200 MW Teesta Stage III power project has been commissioned from Friday. While

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When Wild Animals Treat Themselves in Farmers’ Farms   

  When Wild Animals Treat Themselves in Farmers’ Farms   

By Athar Parvaiz With human wildlife conflict (HWC) continuing unabated in many areas near forests in Darjeeling and Sikkim in

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