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Huge boulder falls on tractor during landslide in Sikkim's Soreng

Nayabazar Legship NH Road has been blocked for traffic due to landslide in Sikkim's Soreng. A huge boulder fell on a tractor, on Nayabazar-Legship road near Reshikhola. No injuries or casualties have been reported so far.

Jul 29, 2019, 09:18 AM IST

Monsoon hits North Bengal; Sikkim, overall rainfall deficiency reaches 43%

Monsoon arrived in Kerala on June 8, after a delay of around a week after its usual onset date.

Jun 16, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

Deshhit: June grips nation with heatwave, but see places where coldwave prevails

The Indian Meteorological Department on Friday said that the existing heatwave conditions across north Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan and the National Capital Region (NCR) will remain till Sunday. But there are still areas where coldwave prevails.

Jun 04, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

Sikkim CM Golay distributes portfolios to his ministers

The Pawan Chamling government was ousted by the SKM after over 24 years. 

May 30, 2019, 19:12 PM IST

Prem Singh Tamang sworn-in as new Sikkim Chief Minister

Prem Singh Tamang was sworn-in as the new Chief Minister of Sikkim at the Paljor Stadium here on Monday.

May 27, 2019, 18:47 PM IST

Counting of votes begins in Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura

The counting for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura started at 8 AM on Thursday. 

May 23, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

Assembly election results 2019 live updates: BJP wins 31 seats in Arunachal, set to form government

The counting for 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim and 57 out of 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh is underway and trends, depicting the likely winners and trailing candidates, have started coming in. 

May 23, 2019, 07:51 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Assembly election results 2019 of Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim on mobile, desktop on Zee News

The result for 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim and 57 out of 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh will be declared today. The counting is scheduled to begin at 8 AM and as per the Supreme Court's order, the Election Commission will tally the voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) slips with five EVMs per assembly segment.

May 23, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 of North Eastern states on mobile, desktop on Zee News

The results for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura will be declared today. The counting is set to begin at 8 AM. In Arunachal Pradesh, 12 candidates are in the fray from two parliamentary seats of Arunachal West and Arunachal East. The voting for both these seats took place in the first phase on April 11. The two Lok Sabha seats in Manipur are Inner Manipur and Outer Manipur. 

May 23, 2019, 07:13 AM IST

Assembly election 2019: Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh await results; counting today

In Sikkim, the prominent candidates are Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) president and chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling, who is seeking a record eighth successive term as an MLA. Hamro Sikkim Party (HSP) working president and former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia has entered into the fray from two assembly seats as well.

May 23, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Who will win in North Eastern states, counting of votes today

The results for two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, two in Manipur, two in Meghalaya, one in Mizoram, one in Nagaland, one in Sikkim and two in Tripura will be declared today. In Arunachal Pradesh, 12 candidates are in the fray from two parliamentary seats of Arunachal West and Arunachal East. The voting for both these seats took place in the first phase on April 11. The two Lok Sabha seats in Manipur are Inner Manipur and Outer Manipur. A total of 12 candidates are in the fray from Inner Manipur, while eight candidates contested from Outer Manipur.

May 23, 2019, 06:13 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 in North Eastern states on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 20a19 in North Eastern states on Zee News.

May 22, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Who will win in North Eastern states, counting of votes on May 23

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 20a19 in North Eastern states on Zee News.

May 22, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Watch Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh assembly election results 2019 live streaming on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh assembly election results 2019 on Zee News.

May 22, 2019, 20:56 PM IST

Assembly election results 2019 live updates: BJP wins 33 seats, leads on two seats in Arunachal Pradesh

The prominent candidates in Sikkim were Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) president and chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling.

May 22, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Stage set for Sikkim Assembly poll on Thursday

 The polling will be held from 7 am to 5 pm at 567 polling stations spread over four districts in Sikkim.

Apr 10, 2019, 23:17 PM IST

BJP blames SKM for backing out from a pre-poll alliance in Sikkim

Elections to the 32 Assembly seat as well as the sole Lok Sabha constituency in Sikkim will be held simultaneously on April 11.

Apr 08, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Sikkim Assembly polls: Sikkim will be first state free of kutcha houses, says Pawan Chamling

Chamling was addressing people at Rorathang on day five of his of the 10-day long Sikkim Vijay Sankalp Rally. People from Rhenock, Chujachen and Gnathang Machong joined the event.
 

Apr 08, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

Sikkim Lok Sabha constituency of Sikkim: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Sikkim Lok Sabha constituency of Sikkim.

Apr 03, 2019, 15:28 PM IST