Pawan Kumar Chamling

Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling's younger brother assails SDF rule, floats new party

Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling's younger brother assails SDF rule, floats new party

RN Chamling floated a new party called Sikkim Rajya Manch at a public meeting at Sribadam in West Sikkim.

Dec 07, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Local vs outsider issue echoes in Sikkim Panchayat polls

The panchayat polls will be held on November 3 for 500 gram panchayat seats and 84 zilla panchayat seats. The polls are being fought on party lines.

Oct 28, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

Sikkim planning to move SC over ransacking of vehicles: CM Pawan Chamling

The Sikkim government too asked West Bengal government to provide security to all state-registered vehicles and people from the state in Siliguri.

Jul 06, 2017, 23:24 PM IST

Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling backs Gorkhaland demand

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling has come out in support of the demand for a separate Gorkhaland to be carved out of North Bengal hills.

Jun 22, 2017, 15:50 PM IST

Rajnath Singh asks RBI to ensure enough cash in Sikkim

Concerned over currency crisis in Sikkim following demonetisation, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked Reserve Bank of India to ensure that people of the north eastern state do not face hardships due to non-availability of notes.

Dec 12, 2016, 23:14 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to launch hydro power project in Sikkim

PM Narendra Modi to launch hydro power project in Sikkim

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 1200 MW Teesta Stage III Hydro Electric Project in Sikkim, all 6 units of which are expected to be ready for commissioning by the end of this year.

Oct 26, 2016, 09:26 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Chamling on completing 20 yrs as Sikkim CM

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Chamling on completing 20 yrs as Sikkim CM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated Pawan Kumar Chamling on completing two decades in office as the chief minister of Sikkim.

Dec 12, 2014, 08:56 AM IST

Sikkim deserves peace bonus in NDA regime: Chief Minister

The land-locked northeast Indian state of Sikkim shares its boundaries with three countries - China, Nepal and Bhutan - but has been peaceful in the last two decades, and is set to become poverty-free as well, is seeking a peace bonus from the NDA regime.

Jun 02, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

Chamling dangles crorepati dream

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling has promised to make every Sikkimese a `crorepati` if he or she votes for his Sikkim Democratic Front in the April 12 Lok Sabha election, inviting criticism from his opponents.

Apr 07, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

Sikkim Assembly Elections: Will Chamling’s charm work again

The tiny Himalayan province of Sikkim will go to the polls on April 12 – in the fourth phase of the general elections of the country.

Mar 29, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Pawan Kumar Chamling – From govt contractor to Chief Minister

From working as a government contractor at one time to being the current and 5th Chief Minister of Sikkim, Pawan Kumar Chamling is the founder member and also the president of the Sikkim Democratic Front.

Mar 28, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Stone thrown on CM`s motorcade, lathi charge in new party HQ

Supporters of newly formed SKM threw stones at Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling`s motorcade leading to a police lathi charge at the party headquarter.

Feb 12, 2013, 17:39 PM IST

Sikkim budget session from 25 June

The budget session of the Sikkim Assembly for the financial year 2012-13 will begin on June 25.

Jun 13, 2012, 13:51 PM IST

Sikkim quake caused loss of nearly 1L crores: CM

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling on Wednesday said that the relief and rescue operation in the earthquake-affected parts of Sikkim will be completed in the next two to three days.

Sep 21, 2011, 14:35 PM IST

PM offers help to quake-hit Sikkim

The Prime Minister spoke to Sikkim Chief Minister soon after an earthquake of 6.8 intensity hit the state.

Sep 18, 2011, 20:57 PM IST

Chamling calls for transparency in govt works

Sikkim CM Pawan Kumar Chamling Monday advocated transparency in implementation of projects including preparation of social estimates and holding mandatory public hearing in the Gram Sabha before undertaking field work.

Jul 25, 2011, 14:07 PM IST

SDF rubbishes Bhandari`s allegations against Chamling

The ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) on Wednesday described the corruption allegations filed by Sikkim Pradesh Congress Committee (SPCC) president Nar Bahadur Bhandari against Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling as "baseless."

Jan 05, 2011, 13:46 PM IST

Dinakaran row: Sikkim lawyers seek CM`s cooperation

Sikkim lawyers, agitating against former Karnataka High Court Chief Justice PD Dinakaran`s transfer here in the same capacity, has sought Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling `cooperation` to stall the posting.

Apr 11, 2010, 11:53 AM IST

Opposition has no respect for the constitution: Chamling

Sikkim Chief Minister, Pawan Kumar
Chamling Sunday slammed the opposition parties for boycotting
the elections to urban bodies and charged them with being
disrespectful to the Constitution.

Apr 10, 2010, 21:03 PM IST

SC dismisses petition seeking CBI probe Sikkim CM`s assets

The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed
a petition seeking CBI probe into the alleged disproportionate
assets case against Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar

Mar 25, 2010, 13:53 PM IST