Tue, 25 Jul 2017

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    Indo-China Border Trade Rises to Rs 16.04 cr

Indo-China Border Trade Rises to Rs 16.04 cr

Border trade between India and China through Nathula Pass has substantially improved this season as against last year’s figures. Traders from Sikkim sold goods worth Rs 16.04 crore to the

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    Nathula Pass: Gateway to Kailash-Mansarovar Pilgrimage

Nathula Pass: Gateway to Kailash-Mansarovar Pilgrimage

Indian pilgrims would be able to visit Kailash Mansarovar in the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China through the new route of Nathula in Sikkim from next year, state Tourism department

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    Hall of Fame Honor for Baichung Bhutia

Hall of Fame Honor for Baichung Bhutia

Former Indian national football team captain Baichung Bhutia was Sunday honoured with the AFC Hall of Fame Award on occasion of the Asian Football Confederation’s 60th anniversary. FIFA president Sepp

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    Sikkim Winter Carnival from 14 Dec

Sikkim Winter Carnival from 14 Dec

Sikkim Tourism department is all set to hold the six-day Winter Carnival here from December 14. This will be the second time the Carnival, featuring adventure sports, exhibition of local

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    Dogs Causing Ecological Problems in Sikkim

Dogs Causing Ecological Problems in Sikkim

The rising population of feral dogs running in wild packs is causing ecological problems in the higher reaches of Sikkim and requires concerted effort to restore balance, an organization said.

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    Birder Snaps Rare Mountain Scops Owl in Sikkim

Birder Snaps Rare Mountain Scops Owl in Sikkim

M. Shivashankar, a birder from Karkala in Udupi district, has managed to take a snap of the least seen Mountain Scops Owl (Otus spilocephalus) in West Sikkim. The Mountain Scops

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Helipads Along Indo-Bhutan Border

  Helipads Along Indo-Bhutan Border

India is mulling creating helipads along the open 699 km long border with Bhutan to ease travel to difficult locations

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Committees to Monitor Prices of Commodities in Sikkim

  Committees to Monitor Prices of Commodities in Sikkim

The Sikkim Government has formulated committees to monitor and regulate prices of essential commodities and other consumables in the state.

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Scheme to Strength Power Transmission in Arunachal, Sikkim

  Scheme to Strength Power Transmission in Arunachal, Sikkim

Centre has sanctioned a comprehensive Rs 4,754.20 crore scheme for strengthening of power transmission and distribution system in Arunachal Pradesh

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Meghalaya to Follow Footsteps of Sikkim

  Meghalaya to Follow Footsteps of Sikkim

Following in the footsteps of Sikkim, Nagaland and Mizoram which decided to go 100 organic, the Meghalaya government is set

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New Route for Kailash Pilgrims via Sikkim

  New Route for Kailash Pilgrims via Sikkim

By Sutirtho Patranobis A new and less arduous route for Indian pilgrims travelling to Kailash and Mansarovar in Tibet through

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Rain may continue in North-East

  Rain may continue in North-East

Bad news for the flood-hit people of the State. Rainfall activities may continue over the NE region for another two

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James Keene signed with North East United FC

  James Keene signed  with North East United FC

North East United FC has brought on board yet another international player, to add more experience to its club with

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NE Assembly by-polls: I-T teams to monitor on black money use

  NE Assembly by-polls: I-T teams to monitor on black money use

The Income Tax (I-T) department will deploy teams in Assam, Tripura and Sikkim to keep a tab on the use

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Tantalizing Zuluk

  Tantalizing Zuluk

Located amidst the ethereal old terrains of the Himalayas in East Sikkim, Zuluk is a small beautiful village beside the

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Come to the Valley of Flowers

  Come to the Valley of Flowers

The Valley of Flowers, better known as the Yumthang Valley, is situated in North Sikkim. It is a grazing pasture

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Education Sector in NE Undergoing Major Transformation

  Education Sector in NE Undergoing Major Transformation

National Award winner Khagendra Nath Chetia Phukan, who has spent 40 years teaching in some of the most remote parts

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