Articles about Sikkim

Sikkim International Flower Festival: Where flowers and food come together

01 May 2022

Lifestyle
Sikkim International Flower Festival: Where flowers and food come together

One of India's most picturesque places, Sikkim is in full bloom in during May.

Top 5 wedding destinations in east India

21 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 wedding destinations in east India

Wondering where to host your destination wedding?

5 popular monasteries worth visiting in India

12 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
5 popular monasteries worth visiting in India

India has some exceptionally stunning Buddhist monasteries that are worth a visit.

5 places in India to enjoy river rafting

05 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
5 places in India to enjoy river rafting

If you love adventure sports and want to get some adrenaline rush this summer, then try river rafting to make the most of your vacation.

Top 5 summer treks in India for the bold traveler

30 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 summer treks in India for the bold traveler

Trekkers get your backpacks ready, dust off your trekking boots, get your sunglasses checked, and get to packing! It's time we plan where to go next.

Top 5 tourist destinations in East Sikkim

29 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 tourist destinations in East Sikkim

East Sikkim houses the capital city of Gangtok, practically your starting point of any tour in the state.

Top 5 tourist destinations in West Sikkim

26 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 tourist destinations in West Sikkim

Sikkim's second-largest district, West Sikkim, is home to a huge diversity of flora and fauna, many of which are used by the indigenous communities.

5 famous foods of Sikkim that you must try

07 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 famous foods of Sikkim that you must try

If you are planning a trip to Sikkim, then you must try the delicious food of the state that is well-known for its authentic and unique flavors.

5 places to visit in South Sikkim

03 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 places to visit in South Sikkim

Are you planning a trip to South Sikkim but confused about what all places to cover on your vacation? Don't worry, we are here to help you out!

5 must-visit places in North Sikkim

01 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 must-visit places in North Sikkim

If you are looking for a peaceful vacation amid the snow-capped mountains, stunning lakes, and mesmerizing waterfalls, then you must visit the dreamy and picturesque locations of North Sikkim.

Army troops hit by avalanche in Arunachal; rescue efforts underway

07 Feb 2022

India
Army troops hit by avalanche in Arunachal; rescue efforts underway

At least seven personnel of the Indian Army went missing after an avalanche hit the high-altitude area in the Kameng sector in Arunachal Pradesh on Sunday, the force said on Monday.

Bhargav Saikia to direct multi-lingual horror-fantasy feature film 'Bokshi'

03 Sep 2021

Entertainment
Bhargav Saikia to direct multi-lingual horror-fantasy feature film 'Bokshi'

Filmmaker Bhargav Saikia on Friday announced that he will direct a multi-lingual horror-fantasy feature film titled Bokshi.

Kalimpong: Search on for missing laborers; multiple landslides block NH-10

31 Jul 2021

India
Kalimpong: Search on for missing laborers; multiple landslides block NH-10

A search was underway on Saturday for five laborers who went missing after their camp at Mamkhola in West Bengal's Kalimpong district got washed away by a rivulet that had swollen due to heavy rainfall, officials said.

COVID-19: Sikkim bans socio-religious, entertainment activities for a month

16 Jul 2021

India
COVID-19: Sikkim bans socio-religious, entertainment activities for a month

The Sikkim government on Thursday imposed a ban on all socio-religious and entertainment-related activities for a month due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation.

Two dead in a mudslide at Sivok-Rangpo rail project site

18 Jun 2021

India
Two dead in a mudslide at Sivok-Rangpo rail project site

Two laborers died and five were injured in an accident during tunneling operation for the Sivok-Rangpo rail line project in Kalimpong District of West Bengal, a senior police officer said on Friday.

Nine arrested for burning Bhaichung Bhutia's effigy in Sikkim

14 Jun 2021

India
Nine arrested for burning Bhaichung Bhutia's effigy in Sikkim

Police has arrested nine persons in connection with the burning of an effigy of former Indian football team captain Bhaichung Bhutia at Namchi Town in South Sikkim District in violation of the current COVID-19 induced lockdown in the state, a senior officer said on Monday.

Galwan hero could be posthumously awarded Mahavir Chakra on R-Day

25 Jan 2021

India
Galwan hero could be posthumously awarded Mahavir Chakra on R-Day

Colonel Santosh Babu, who was martyred in Galwan Valley clash last June along with 19 others, will most likely be awarded the Mahavir Chakra posthumously on Republic Day.

Indo-China clash reported in Sikkim, both sides suffer injuries

25 Jan 2021

India
Indo-China clash reported in Sikkim, both sides suffer injuries

Amid ongoing tensions between India and China, another clash between both armies was reported on Monday.

Schools to reopen in these states today; check guidelines here

19 Oct 2020

India
Schools to reopen in these states today; check guidelines here

Some states have decided to reopen schools starting Monday (October 19) as India emerges from the coronavirus lockdown.

China has no locus standi commenting on Ladakh, J&K: MEA

15 Oct 2020

India
China has no locus standi commenting on Ladakh, J&K: MEA

The Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu & Kashmir are integral parts of India, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement on Thursday.

Pakistan, China creating border row under mission: Rajnath Singh

12 Oct 2020

India
Pakistan, China creating border row under mission: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that after Pakistan, China seems to now be creating a border row, as though the nations are on a mission.

Unlock 5.0: Relaxations for tourism sector, cinema halls reopening likely

28 Sep 2020

India
Unlock 5.0: Relaxations for tourism sector, cinema halls reopening likely

As the fourth phase of "unlocking" from the coronavirus lockdown nears its end, India awaits the central guidelines for 'Unlock 5.0'.

CJI Bobde, top judges, being monitored by Chinese firm: Report

15 Sep 2020

India
CJI Bobde, top judges, being monitored by Chinese firm: Report

A Chinese firm is reportedly keeping a close watch on 30 Indian judges, including the Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde.

Two crashes, similar reasons: Kerala's mishap reminds of Mangaluru accident

08 Aug 2020

India
Two crashes, similar reasons: Kerala's mishap reminds of Mangaluru accident

Last evening, an Air India Express repatriation flight met with a terrible tragedy while landing at Kerala's Kozhikode Airport, killing at least 18 people, including both pilots.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 19 lakh; over 39,800 dead

05 Aug 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 19 lakh; over 39,800 dead

On Tuesday, India registered roughly 51,000 new coronavirus infections. The nationwide total has now reached 19.06 lakh while the death toll rose to 39,833 with 850 more deaths on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: With nearly 49,000 new cases, India's tally reaches 14.3L

27 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: With nearly 49,000 new cases, India's tally reaches 14.3L

India on Sunday reported nearly 49,000 new coronavirus infections, bringing the total number of cases to 14.3 lakh. The death toll also reached 32,824 with roughly 700 more deaths.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 12.4 lakh cases after biggest spike

23 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 12.4 lakh cases after biggest spike

India reported over 45,000 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, marking the biggest spike in a single-day yet. The nationwide tally has now reached 12.4 lakh cases, including 29,897 deaths.

COVID-19: With 1.1mn+ cases, India witnesses deadliest week so far

21 Jul 2020

India
COVID-19: With 1.1mn+ cases, India witnesses deadliest week so far

India witnessed its deadliest week of the COVID-19 outbreak so far last week through Sunday, during which 238,000 cases—21% of the country's total cases to date—were reported.

How to cook delicious Tibetan-style thukpa noodle soup

14 Jul 2020

Lifestyle
How to cook delicious Tibetan-style thukpa noodle soup

Thukpa is a popular noodle soup dish cooked with lots of boiled vegetables or chicken.

Coronavirus: India's tally climbs to 6.27 lakh after biggest spike

03 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally climbs to 6.27 lakh after biggest spike

India on Thursday reported roughly 22,000 new coronavirus infections, marking the biggest single-day spike in cases so far.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.72 lakh after record spike

25 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 4.72 lakh after record spike

India on Wednesday reported nearly 17,000 new coronavirus infections, marking the nation's biggest single-day spike yet.

Coronavirus: Cases reach 4.56 lakh; biggest spikes in Delhi, Telangana

24 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: Cases reach 4.56 lakh; biggest spikes in Delhi, Telangana

India reported over 15,000 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, taking the total past 4.56 lakh. Nearly 460 new deaths in the past 24 hours also took the death toll to 14,485.

PM Modi's all-party meeting on Galwan clash begins

19 Jun 2020

Politics
PM Modi's all-party meeting on Galwan clash begins

Prime Minister Narendra Modi convened an all-party meeting today to discuss the clash in Galwan Valley, in which 20 Indian soldiers were martyred.

Indo-China clash: What happened at Galwan Valley? Here's a timeline

17 Jun 2020

India
Indo-China clash: What happened at Galwan Valley? Here's a timeline

In the deadliest clash with the Chinese in decades, 20 Indian soldiers, including a Commanding Officer, were martyred in the Galwan Valley on Monday.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 2.76 lakh; over 7,700 dead

10 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 2.76 lakh; over 7,700 dead

India on Tuesday reported roughly 10,000 new coronavirus infections, taking the nationwide tally past 2.76 lakh. The death toll also rose to 7,745.

Coronavirus: India surpasses Spain to become 5th worst-hit country

07 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India surpasses Spain to become 5th worst-hit country

On Saturday, India reported roughly 10,000 new coronavirus infections, taking the nationwide total past 2.46 lakh.

Coronavirus: India breaches 2 lakh-mark; death toll crosses 5,800

03 Jun 2020

India
Coronavirus: India breaches 2 lakh-mark; death toll crosses 5,800

India on Tuesday recorded over 8,800 new coronavirus infections marking its highest single-day jump.

All you need to know about India-China tensions along LAC

27 May 2020

India
All you need to know about India-China tensions along LAC

For days now, the Line of Actual Control (LAC), has been brimming with tensions, with several violent clashes happening between Chinese and Indian forces.

Coronavirus: Kerala records biggest spike; Sikkim reports first case

24 May 2020

India
Coronavirus: Kerala records biggest spike; Sikkim reports first case

India on Saturday reported over 6,600 new coronavirus infections, marking the highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases for the third day in a row.

#CareerBytes: Everything to know about the cadre system of IAS

18 May 2020

Career
#CareerBytes: Everything to know about the cadre system of IAS

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after among the Civil Services of the country.

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