News Articles of Sikkim State.

Monkey menace in Rangpo

Monkey menace in RangpoThe Echo of IndiaA student of Rangpo Bazar Junior High School was attacked and bitten in the forearm by a monkey on Saturday after school in front of the Raj Bhavan Winter Camp gate. Recently, these monkeys have become aggressive and many times students, teachers ......Read More[]

Pakyong takes off: Sikkim gets its first airport, the country its 100th

Times of IndiaPakyong takes off: Sikkim gets its first airport, the country its 100thTimes of IndiaPrior to Modi, Manmohan Singh, and before him Atal Bihari Vajpayee, had also flown in and out of Sikkim on helicopters. And officers of Special Protection Group in charge of PM's security have on these occasions hoped that nothing went wrong.Sikkim gets 1st airport; Pakyong AAI's first greenfield in IndiaThe Indian ExpressIs Sikkim Airport Really India's 100th Operational Airport?The QuintIndia achieves air connectivity of all states with Pakyong airport in Sikkimdomain-BThe Tribune -Telegraph India -Swarajyaall 55 news articles »...Read More[]

Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong: 10 things to know

Economic TimesSikkim's first airport at Pakyong: 10 things to knowEconomic Times​Sikkim airport: Breathtaking photos. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the first airport in Sikkim at Paykong today which will improve connectivity, benefitting the people of the state. Image: Twitter PMO India. 1/10. Others ...Now fly directly to Sikkim: PM Modi inaugurates airport at PakyongThe Indian ExpressSikkim Airport Highlights: PM Inaugurates Airport In PakyongNDTVIndia's 100th airport opens in SikkimThe HinduTimes of India -Condé Nast Traveller Indiaall 502 news articles »...Read More[]

Landslides, Rain In North Sikkim; Road Links Cut Off At Several Places

NDTVLandslides, Rain In North Sikkim; Road Links Cut Off At Several PlacesNDTVIncessant rain in north Sikkim since Sunday has triggered multiple landslides in North District, snapping road connectivity at several places including Gangtok, a senior district official said. The landslides have occurred at Dzongu, Mangan, Lachen and ...Landslides in Sikkim, Darjeeling; road connectivity affectedBusiness StandardLandslides in north Sikkim, road links snapped at several placesTimes Nowall 16 news articles »...Read More[]

Sikkim Gets Real

The Weather ChannelSikkim Gets Real-Time Landslide Warning SystemThe Weather ChannelThis landslide warning system has been deployed by researchers of Kerala-based Amrita University in collaboration with the Sikkim State Disaster Management Authority. The project has been partly funded by the Ministry of Earth Sciences. The system ......Read More[]

Watch: Sikkim's Pakyong airport is a technical marvel

Economic TimesWatch: Sikkim's Pakyong airport is a technical marvelEconomic TimesPrime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first airport in Sikkim which is a technical marvel. The foundation stone for this project was laid in 2009 and is expected to be a key element in addressing connectivity issues for the people of the state....Read More[]

Rangpo rail: Forest dwellers seek land rights

The Telegraph IndiaRangpo rail: Forest dwellers seek land rightsThe Telegraph IndiaSiliguri: Forest dwellers along the proposed Sevoke-Rangpo rail route have demanded an early implementation of the Forest Right Act, 2006 that would provide them with rights to the land they live. Also, once they have the land rights, they would be ......Read More[]

PM Modi To Inaugurate Sikkim's First Airport Next Week

News18PM Modi To Inaugurate Sikkim's First Airport Next WeekNDTVThe greenfield airport, located 30km from Gangtok, will put Sikkim on the aviation map of the country. "I am very happy to share that the honorable prime minister is visiting Sikkim for the second time and this time he will be inaugurating the Pakyong ...Narendra Modi to inaugurate Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong on 23 September; commercial flights will begin in OctoberFirstpostall 13 news articles »...Read More[]

Cricket call for football fief

The Telegraph IndiaCricket call for football fiefThe Telegraph IndiaCricket in Sikkim is expected to get a massive boost with the Sikkim Cricket Association (SCA) all set to augment facilities at the Mining Ground near Rangpo following chief minister Pawan Chamling's decision to extend the leasehold of the ground to ......Read More[]

Team SAATHI impact programme in Rangpo

Team SAATHI impact programme in RangpoThe Echo of IndiaTeam SAATHI of Government Senior Secondary School Rangpo has organized Saathi impact programme at Ivana Memorial School Mamring South Sikkim. Along with two teacher-coordinators and 24 peer educators, the programme was attended by the ......Read More[]

In Gangtok, Ganga Prasad takes oath as new Governor of Sikkim, replaces Shriniwas Patil

FirstpostIn Gangtok, Ganga Prasad takes oath as new Governor of Sikkim, replaces Shriniwas PatilFirstpostGangtok: Ganga Prasad on Monday was sworn in as the 16th Governor of Sikkim at a function held at Raj Bhawan in Gangtok. Justice Meenakshi M Rai, Acting Chief Justice of High Court of Sikkim, administered the oath of office to Prasad in the presence of ...Ganga Prasad takes oath as Governor of SikkimThe Echo of IndiaGanga Prasad sworn in as the 16th Governor of SikkimSikkim Newsall 18 news articles »...Read More[]

SpiceJet flights from Guwahati to Patna, Hyderabad and Gangtok

The Shillong TimesSpiceJet flights from Guwahati to Patna, Hyderabad and GangtokThe Shillong TimesGuwahati: In a bid to boost air connectivity in regional routes, SpiceJet on Thursday announced the launch of three new direct flights from Guwahati connecting Pakyong in Gangtok, Patna and Hyderabad. While daily non-stop flight services on the ...SpiceJet introduces direct flights from Guwahati to Patna, Hyderabad and GangtokThe News MillSpiceJet announces direct flights from Guwahati to Patna, HyderabadMoneycontrol.comall 27 news articles »...Read More[]

PM Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport in Gangtok

Mirror NowPM Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport in GangtokMirror Now24-Sept-2018 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, inaugurated the Pakyong airport in Gangtok. "Work is progressing at high pace to strengthen both, infrastructural and emotional connectivity to Sikkim and the Northeast. I've been here myself to ...With Pakyong, every state is now on India's air mapTimes of IndiaAmitabh Bachchan does Gujarat Tourism, PM Modi posts Instagram pic for serene SikkimNewsXWith Pakyong, India has 100 airports connected by regular scheduled flights: CentreThe New Indian ExpressSikkim News -The Logical Indian -United News of Indiaall 74 news articles »...Read More[]

PM arrives in Gangtok : State's 1st Airport to be commissioned on Sep 24

United News of IndiaPM arrives in Gangtok : State's 1st Airport to be commissioned on Sep 24United News of IndiaGangtok,Sep 23 ( UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here this evening and is scheduled to commission Sikkim's First Airport in Pakyong on September 24. On his arrival at Libing helipad around 1645 hours he was warmly welcomed by Governor ...and more »...Read More[]

PM inaugurates first airport of Sikkim

The HinduPM inaugurates first airport of SikkimThe HinduPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday dedicated Sikkim's first greenfield airport at Pakyong to the nation and said it was a historic day for the hill state as well as the country. “It is a historic day not only for Sikkim but also an important day ......Read More[]

After Munnar, Sikkim gets second real

Newsd.inAfter Munnar, Sikkim gets second real-time landslide warning systemMorung ExpressGangtok, September 24 (IANS): In a bid to save people from landslides in mountainous regions, Kerala based Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University has set up a wireless sensor network system in Sikkim-Darjeeling belt to predict and signal early warning ...Landslide death to lessen in Sikkim after installation of the real-time warning systemUnited News of Indiaall 15 news articles »...Read More[]

Sikkim gets its first airport and the country its 100th at Pakyong

The HinduSikkim gets its first airport and the country its 100th at PakyongThe HinduSikkim is now part of India's aviation map as Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the State's first airport at Pakyong on September 24. This is also the 100th airport in the country. The greenfield airport, located 30 km from capital Gangtok, will ...Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong: 10 things to knowEconomic TimesSikkim Airport Highlights: PM Inaugurates Airport In PakyongNDTVSikkim gets its first airport: All you need to knowTimes of IndiaThe Hindu BusinessLine -The Quintall 467 news articles »...Read More[]

The Pakyong Airport is an example of the engineering prowess of our country, says PM Modi

Times of India (blog)The Pakyong Airport is an example of the engineering prowess of our country, says PM ModiTimes of India (blog)PM Modi is addressing a rally in Sikkim. 11:38 AM (IST), Sep 24. Watch: PM Modi at the inauguration of Pakyong Airport. #WATCH Sikkim: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport near Gangtok. https://t.co/yGSlhAxysN. — ANI ......Read More[]

SIKKIM

SIKKIMThe HinduPrime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Pakyong Airport in Sikkim on September 24 (today), officials said Friday. Sign up to receive our newsletter in your inbox every day! GO. Please enter a valid email address. Related Topics. Related Articles....Read More[]

PM Narendra Modi in Sikkim, " I have been here myself to check the development work in Northeast"

ABP LivePM Narendra Modi in Sikkim, " I have been here myself to check the development work in Northeast"ABP LivePM Modi at inauguration of Pakyong Airport said, "Work is progressing at high pace to strengthen both, infrastructural&emotional connectivity to Sikkim & Northeast. I've been here myself to check the development work in Northeast&Union Miniters ......Read More[]

Pakyong airport inaugurated by PM Modi! These 8 images, facts of Sikkim's 1st airport will leave you awestruck

Financial ExpressPakyong airport inaugurated by PM Modi! These 8 images, facts of Sikkim's 1st airport will leave you awestruckFinancial ExpressSikkim's Pakyong airport – inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi today – is nothing short of an engineering marvel! PM Modi arrived in Sikkim on Sunday evening in an MI-8 chopper from West Bengal's Bagdogra and inaugurated the Pakyong airport today ...Pakyong Airport: PM Modi inaugurates Sikkim's first airport; everything you need to knowBusiness Todayall 463 news articles »...Read More[]

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Pawan, bowlers take Nagaland to easy victory over Sikkim

Nagaland PostVijay Hazare Trophy: Pawan, bowlers take Nagaland to easy victory over SikkimTimes of IndiaVADODARA: KB Pawan smashed an unbeaten 83 off 91 balls to guide Nagaland to an easy seven-wicket victory over Sikkim in a Vijay Hazare Trophy Plate Group encounter on Sunday. Put in to bat, Sikkim managed a paltry 121 in 49 overs with seven of ...Nagaland beat Sikkim by 7 wicketsNagaland PostPawan, bowlers take Nagaland to easy victory over SikkimBusiness StandardVijay Hazare Trophy 2018-19 Plate wrap: Nagaland crush Sikkim for second winCricket Country Newsall 11 news articles »...Read More[]

Live updates: PM Modi addresses rally in Sikkim

Times of India (blog)Live updates: PM Modi addresses rally in SikkimTimes of India (blog)The work to connect Gangtok to broad gauge railway system is being completed at a high speed: PM Modi. 12:17 PM (IST), Sep 24. Sikkim is one of the favourite destinations of national and international travellers, says PM Modi. Even without an airport ......Read More[]

SpiceJet introduces direct flights from Guwahati to Patna, Hyderabad, Gangtok

Deccan ChronicleSpiceJet introduces direct flights from Guwahati to Patna, Hyderabad, GangtokDeccan ChronicleGuwahati (Assam), Sep 22 (ANI): In a bid to boost air connectivity in regional routes, SpiceJet will start three new direct flights from Guwahati connecting to Patna, Hyderabad and Gangtok. The daily flights on the Guwahati-Patna and Guwahati-Hyderabad ...and more »...Read More[]

Sikkim: PM Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport near Gangtok

Economic TimesSikkim: PM Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport near GangtokEconomic TimesMinsiter Narendra Modi inaugurated Pakyong Airport on Monday. The Airport is near Gangtok in Sikkim. Chief Minister Pawan Chamling and Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu were also present at the event. For the latest videos, follow us on ...Narendra Modi reaches Gangtok for two-day visit; PM to inaugurate Sikkim's first airport todayFirstpostSikkim: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Pakyong Airport near GangtokABP LivePM arrives in Gangtok : State's 1st Airport to be commissioned on Sep 24United News of IndiaThe Hindu -News18all 467 news articles »...Read More[]

Move to turn Gangtok into a smart city

Move to turn Gangtok into a smart cityThe Echo of IndiaSikkim Urban Development and Housing Minister N. K. Subba along with Gangtok Municipal Corporation Commissioner Tshewang Gyachho and a civic team on Tuesday took a walk down to the streets of Gangtok town to examine how to incorporate the ......Read More[]

Now, fly straight into Sikkim; Pakyong airport near Gangtok opens next month

Condé Nast Traveller IndiaNow, fly straight into Sikkim; Pakyong airport near Gangtok opens next monthCondé Nast Traveller IndiaFrom next month, you can finally fly straight to Sikkim when the Pakyong Airport near Gangtok comes into service. Budget carrier SpiceJet will operate the first flight from Pakyong airport with a flight from Kolkata on 4 October. At the moment, one has ...and more »...Read More[]

Incessant rain triggers landslides in north Sikkim, snaps road connectivity at several places including Gangtok

FirstpostIncessant rain triggers landslides in north Sikkim, snaps road connectivity at several places including GangtokFirstpostGangtok: Incessant rain in north Sikkim since Sunday has triggered multiple landslides in North District, snapping road connectivity at several places including Gangtok, a senior district official said. The landslides have occurred at Dzongu, Mangan ...11 landslides in North Sikkim, restoration of roads delayedThe Echo of IndiaRain racks North SikkimThe Telegraph Indiaall 16 news articles »...Read More[]

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